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Tag: University Of California, Berkeley
September 7, 2010 | 1:02 pm
March 25, 2010 | 12:26 pm
The student government president at the University of California vetoed a bill calling for divestment from two companies doing business with Israel.
Will Smelko, the president of the Associated Students of the University of California, Berkeley, shot down the bill Wednesday, the...
March 18, 2010 | 11:43 am
The student government at the University of California, Berkeley reportedly endorsed a divestment bill.
The Associated Students of the University of California, Berkeley passed the bill by a wide margin early Thursday morning, it was reported.
The Daily Californian had reported...
December 3, 2008 | 9:34 pmUC to Reopen Study in Israel
Officials at the University of California are talking with their counterparts at Hebrew University of Jerusalem about reopening the UC's study abroad program there for Fall 2009.
The program was suspended in 2002 after Israel made the U.S. State...
July 1, 2008 | 3:43 pm
June 9, 2008 | 1:05 am
Professor Boris Rubinsky and his team at Hebrew University and the University of California, Berkeley, have designed a system to transfer medical images via cell phone. Watch how this technology works
March 23, 2008 | 6:00 pm
March 8, 2008 | 5:00 pm
June 28, 2007 | 8:00 pmWeiss' Iran Divestment Measure Approved
The Los Angeles City Council this week directed the city's pension fund to stop investing in foreign companies involved in Iran's defense, energy and nuclear industries. The measure, introduced by Councilman Jack Weiss, is part of a rolling...
Briefs: Spielberg to press Hu Jintao on Darfur; U of California vs. Shabbat; Weiss recall effort kicks off
May 24, 2007 | 8:00 pm
May 8, 2003 | 8:00 pm
Funders of UC Berkeley's Center for Middle Eastern Studies have links to Al-Qaeda, according to a campus Jewish newspaper.
Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz al Saud, who funds the center's Sultan Endowment for Arab studies, is a primary defendant in the $100 trillion lawsuit filed in U.S....
April 11, 2002 | 8:00 pm
The University of California has suspended its junior year abroad program in Israel and is recalling its 27 remaining students there, though not all are heeding the call.
Citing "dramatically escalating violence" in the region, UC made the recall official on Thursday, April 11 for...
October 25, 2001 | 8:00 pm
May 20, 1999 | 8:00 pmThe subject arose over dinner in a neighborhood restaurant. Have you heard, asked a friend who's generally up on current affairs, that the new governor wants to open the University of California system to the top 4 percent of every high school graduating class? The implications...