All posts tagged "University of California"

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    Where should I go to college? Student stories, UCSD

    By Katherine Han Be selfish. Not exactly the first words you expected to read, but nevertheless the words that should be at the forefront of your college decision making process. You are the one who will be...

    • Posted October 30, 2015
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    Where should I go to college? Student stories, UC-Riverside

    By Nicole Han For a lot of students, going to college is akin to stepping into the great unknown. It’s the next step in life, but it feels more like a huge leap. The important thing isn’t...

    • Posted August 12, 2015
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  • Student Fabienne Roth pauses for a photo at the UCLA campus in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
    University of California raising minimum wage to $15 an hour

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The movement to raise the minimum wage across the U.S. gained ground Wednesday with the huge University of California system announcing plans to increase base pay for its employees and contract workers to...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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    Using Art as a Source of Relieving Stress

    Stress is and always has been a factor in our lives, whether we want it or not, and consequently, people tend to have a hard time trying to find a solution to relieving such pressure. According to...

    • Posted May 18, 2015
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  • Several hundred UCSD students gathered on the walkway in front of Geisel Library in a sit-in to protest a proposed hike in tuition of up to five percent for the next five years.|Andrew Villalobos carries a sign prior to a sti-in of UCSD students.  A senior graduating with a B.S. in engineering, he is worried about his brother and sister, both in high school and what this might mean for them if they choose to attend a UC school. ( AP - John Gastaldo/U-T San Diego/Zuma Press)
    UC Board of Regents approve tuition hike plan

    LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Tuition at UCLA and other UC campuses across the state would increase by 5 percent a year over the next five years under a proposal approved today by a University of California Board of Regents committee....

    • Posted November 19, 2014
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  • UC Merced has the smallest number of incoming Koreans students this fall at 13. (Korea Times file)
    Incoming number of Korean students in UC system continues to decrease

    The number of incoming Korean students in the University of California system continues to decrease for the fourth year in a row, according to an annual report released Wednesday by UC’s Office of the President. According to...

    • Posted July 24, 2014
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    U C Asians

    Asian Americans, with 39.4 percent, make up the largest group of incoming freshmen in the University of California system, according to an annual report of fall admissions. They were followed by Hispanics at 29.8 percent, whites at...

    • Posted July 23, 2014
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