Saturday, May 26

Selection process for student regent debated

Selection process for student regent debated Concerns arise over regents’ amount of control over decision By Michael Howerton Daily Bruin Staff SAN FRANCISCO — Though the UC Regents will announce the new student regent today, there was growing concern at last week’s meeting that the selection process deprives the students control over choosing their representative. Read more...


New executive vice chancellor selected

New executive vice chancellor selected By Brooke Olson Concluding an intensive five-month search, the UC Board of Regents approved the nomination of Charles Kennel to UCLA’s second-highest campus office. Read more...


Virtual voting initiative boosts accessibility

Virtual voting initiative boosts accessibility By John Digrado Daily Bruin Staff In an effort to bring democracy out of the polls and into the the living room, the newly founded Campaign for Digital Democracy unveiled an initiative late last week that would create a "virtual voting booth" on the World Wide Web. Read more...


Affirmative Action

Protestors arrested for disruptions Students cited for speaking over time limit By Phillip Carter Daily Bruin Senior Staff SAN FRANCISCO –Demonstrations erupted at yesterday’s Board of Regents’ meeting as debate continued over whether to rescind last July’s vote to end affirmative action in the University of California. Read more...


Common Courtesy?

Common Courtesy? Politeness, chivalry sometimes perceived as offensive in shifting culture of equality-driven society By Toni Dimayuga When an elderly woman is unable to cross the street through speeding traffic, a good boy scout would traditionally come to her aid. Read more...


Booksmart actor contributes to fund-raiser

Booksmart actor contributes to fund-raiser Friends of English hosts public reading by Charlton Heston By Jennifer K. Morita Daily Bruin Staff Clutching a three-tiered stack of books to his chest, including such classics as a 1633 edition of the Bible and "Moby Dick," veteran actor Charlton Heston walked onto the stage of the Korn Convocation Center in the Anderson School Wednesday night and began to read. Read more...