UC President Janet Napolitano

There appears to be a growing disconnect between the University of California and state elected officials in Sacramento.  Yesterday's (Thursday's) UC Regents meeting differed sharply in tone from a California legislative hearing earlier this month.  Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports from San Francisco.

University of California

The spending practices of University of California President Janet Napolitano's office will face new scrutiny today (Thursday).  At their meeting in San Francisco, the U-C Board of Regents is scheduled to publicly discuss for the first time last month's scathing state audit.  Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler has more.


As the University of California raises student tuition and limits in-state enrollment, a new audit says President Janet Napolitano's office has all the while held onto an "undisclosed" budget reserve.  As Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports, the UC is Blasting some of the audit's findings.


UC President Janet Napolitano reportedly is back at work following a stint in the hospital for complications from treatment for cancer.  KVCR's Ken Vincent has more.

UC President Asks for Help on Sexual Assault

Jul 30, 2015

US Senators on Wednesday called University of California President Janet Napolitano to testify about what UC has done to combat sexual assault on the state campuses. Katie Orr of Capital Public Radio has this report.


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.