The University of California tuition and funding deal negotiated by Governor Jerry Brown and UC President Janet Napolitano has been approved by the university's Board of Regents. But as Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports, the two sides still don't agree on a key part of the deal.
Getting into college can be hard enough, but transferring can be even tougher. A new report out this week looks at the progress one program is making toward easing transfers between community colleges and the California State University system. Capital Public Radio's Katie Orr reports.
California Governor Jerry Brown will personally look into what can be done to make the University of California more affordable and accessible. Capital Public Radio's Katie Orr reports on actions taken by the UC Board of Regents on Wednesday.
Governor Jerry Brown continues to issue warnings to the University of California system not to raise tuition, or it will not get the increase in funding included in his budget proposal. KVCR's Ken Vincent has more in this story from Capital Public Radio.
California has the largest community college system in the nation. With 72 districts and 112 colleges serving more than 2.1 million students, the need for more affordable education is a constant struggle. Community college officials say President Obama's free community college proposal is a new plan to make high-quality programs at community colleges free to eligible students. KVCR's Natalya Estrada has more in this report.