UC Davis http://kalw.org en Your Call: What conditions are UC graduate students working under? http://kalw.org/post/your-call-what-conditions-are-uc-graduate-students-working-under <p>On today’s Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about the recent two-day strike by the UC Student-Workers Union. Earlier this month, students hit the picket line accusing UC administrators of unfair labor practices and intimidation, including threats to take away visas for grad student protesters and fire those who strike. What’s next for these grad students and what are their demands? Join the conversation on the next Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.</p><p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:17:55 +0000 Malihe Razazan 42390 at http://kalw.org Your Call: What conditions are UC graduate students working under? Connecting the Dots: Top news stories for Thursday, May 3, 2012 http://kalw.org/post/connecting-dots-top-news-stories-thursday-may-3-2012 <p>(SF Gate) // After much criticism, California State University officials say they will consider <a href="http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2012/05/03/MNO11OBPMF.DTL&amp;type=newsbayarea">scrapping</a> a policy that would allow them to pay new presidents 10 percent more than outgoing presidents. Instead, incoming presidents would earn the same salaries as their predecessors until 2014...</p> Thu, 03 May 2012 16:47:15 +0000 Angela Johnston 10030 at http://kalw.org Connecting the Dots: Top news stories for Thursday, May 3, 2012 Connecting the Dots: Top News Stories for Thursday, April 19 http://kalw.org/post/connecting-dots-top-news-stories-thursday-april-19 <p>California&#39;s <a href="http://www.sacbee.com/2012/04/19/4425173/study-touts-californias-clean.html#mi_rss=Business" target="_blank">clean-technology investment</a> is growing, according to a report released today by SF-based nonprofit Next 10, a nonprofit promoting awareness around the environment, technology, and the economy. From 2010 to 2011, investment rose 24% to $3.5 billion, and while Next 10 says this was a significant boost to the state&#39;s financial recovery, some economists say the clean-tech industry is still a small sector of California&#39;s overall economy...<br /> Thu, 19 Apr 2012 16:38:53 +0000 Fatima Duran 9329 at http://kalw.org Connecting the Dots: Top News Stories for Thursday, April 19 Connecting the Dots: Afternoon edition for Tuesday, March 6, 2012 http://kalw.org/post/connecting-dots-afternoon-edition-tuesday-march-6-2012 <p>An Oakland judge has agreed to delay the release of a report on the <a href="http://www.sacbee.com/2012/03/06/4315767/police-union-goes-to-court-today.html">UC Davis pepper spray incident</a>. An attorney for a union that represents campus police says it needs more time to determine if releasing the report would violate a state law designed to protect the names of officers interviewed during the internal investigation...</p> Tue, 06 Mar 2012 21:12:32 +0000 Jayme Catsouphes 7015 at http://kalw.org Connecting the Dots: Afternoon edition for Tuesday, March 6, 2012