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Tag: Uc Berkeley
July 4, 2014 | 12:48 am
May 28, 2014 | 4:50 pm
Abraham “Avi” Oved, a Jewish student at UCLA, has been nominated to become the 2015-2016 student regent on the University of California Board of Regents.
If the nomination is approved — the Board of Regents will vote at its July meeting — Oved will work alongside the first Muslim...
September 17, 2013 | 10:08 am
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June 13, 2013 | 4:25 pm
Sadia Saifuddin, a junior at UC Berkeley, has been nominated to become a student member of the powerful University of California Board of Regents, the governing body that determines policies for the 10-campus system.
Saifuddin’s nomination has won warm praise from fellow students...
May 13, 2013 | 10:49 am
April 19, 2013 | 3:16 am
To Read: Charles Krauthammer writes about Obama's constant fear of using the word 'terrorism':
But if it is nevertheless found to be Islamist, will Obama use the word? His administration...
April 18, 2013 | 4:11 pm
April 18, 2013 | 11:36 am
In a dramatic vote that was emotional for all sides, the ASUC Senate voted 11-9 to divest from companies affiliated with Israel’s military early Thursday morning.
The heated debate began Wednesday evening and carried on for 10 hours, continuing into Thursday. Anna Head Alumnae...
March 20, 2013 | 10:46 am
In the first two weeks of March, student governments at two University of California campuses — UC Riverside and UC San Diego (UCSD) — voted to approve resolutions urging their campus administrations and the University of California as a whole to divest from companies doing...
March 12, 2012 | 12:17 am
February 29, 2012 | 1:07 pm
As founders and leaders of J Street U college and university chapters, we expected the hardest part of our work to be confronting issues on campus like divestment at UC Berkeley, an unwillingness to engage with Israel at Occidental, or a polarized conversation at UCLA that had grown...
December 26, 2011 | 11:47 am