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University of California System Names 1st Black President

SAN FRANCISCO — Dr. Michael Drake was chosen Tuesday to be president of the University of California, the first Black leader in the system's 150-year history. Drake, a seasoned university administrator, replaces Janet Napolitano in overseeing a sprawling, 2...

Walters: UC President Napolitano Got Off Easy

In Thursday’s CALmatters column, Dan Walters criticizes the UC Board of Regents’ decision to retain UC President Janet Napolitano in her position. According to a state audit published April 25, Napolitano’s office accumulated around $175 million in undisclo...