Monday, May 27

UC Board of Regents to discuss transfer outreach

Two years ago, more than half of the California transfer students admitted to UCLA came from less than 10 percent of the state’s community colleges. University of California officials have taken notice of the issue of disproportionate transfer rates to the UC from community colleges. Read more...


Assemblywoman Toni Atkins was sworn in as the 69th speaker of the California State Assembly on Monday. She is the first openly lesbian individual and the third female to hold the position. (Assembly Democratic Caucus)

Toni Atkins sworn in as California State Assembly speaker

Assemblywoman Toni Atkins, D-San Diego, was formally sworn in as the 69th speaker of the California State Assembly on Monday. Atkins, a former Democrat majority leader who was elected in March, is the first openly lesbian individual and the third woman to hold the position. Read more...

Photo: Assemblywoman Toni Atkins was sworn in as the 69th speaker of the California State Assembly on Monday. She is the first openly lesbian individual and the third female to hold the position. (Assembly Democratic Caucus)

Assemblywoman Toni Atkins was sworn in as the 69th speaker of the California State Assembly on Monday. She is the first openly lesbian individual and the third female to hold the position. (Assembly Democratic Caucus)