Friday, July 21

University of California President Janet Napolitano said she thinks the newly implemented Title IX procedures will improve the handling of sexual misconduct cases. (Daily Bruin file photo)

UC alters sexual misconduct response procedure, to affect all campuses

University of California campuses will now expedite the investigation process for faculty and staff accused of sexual misconduct. On June 29, the UC Office of the President announced changes to streamline the UC’s sexual misconduct response procedures. Read more...

Photo: University of California President Janet Napolitano said she thinks the newly implemented Title IX procedures will improve the handling of sexual misconduct cases. (Daily Bruin file photo)

University of California President Janet Napolitano said she thinks the newly implemented Title IX procedures will improve the handling of sexual misconduct cases. (Daily Bruin file photo)


UCLA admitted 16,500 freshmen and 5,500 transfer students this year, with the freshman admission rate falling to 16.1 percent from 18 percent. (Daily Bruin file photo)

UC increases minority-group admits, UCLA acceptance rate falls to 16.1

This post was updated July 7 at 10:21 p.m. The University of California admitted more students from underrepresented minority groups and low-income families this year but admitted less in-state students than last year. Read more...

Photo: UCLA admitted 16,500 freshmen and 5,500 transfer students this year, with the freshman admission rate falling to 16.1 percent from 18 percent. (Daily Bruin file photo)

UCLA admitted 16,500 freshmen and 5,500 transfer students this year, with the freshman admission rate falling to 16.1 percent from 18 percent. (Daily Bruin file photo)

The University of California’s governing board will finalize its nominations in its July meeting at UC San Francisco's Mission Bay campus. (Daily Bruin file photo)

Two UCLA students nominated as Board of Regents representatives

The University of California’s governing board appointed two UCLA students to serve as representatives on the board. A Board of Regents special committee nominated Devon Graves, an graduate student, as the student regent-designate and Rafi Sands, an undergraduate student, as the first-ever student adviser. Read more...

Photo: The University of California’s governing board will finalize its nominations in its July meeting at UC San Francisco's Mission Bay campus. (Daily Bruin file photo)

The University of California’s governing board will finalize its nominations in its July meeting at UC San Francisco's Mission Bay campus. (Daily Bruin file photo)


(QingQing Su/Daily Bruin)

LA-wide minimum wage increase to affect pay, prices on campus

Student employees will have more money in their pockets after a recent wage increase. The minimum wage in Los Angeles, set to reach $15 in July 2021, increased to $12 for employers with 26 or more employees Saturday as part of a wage increase the LA City Council passed in 2015. Read more...

Photo: (QingQing Su/Daily Bruin)

(QingQing Su/Daily Bruin)