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School Bond Backers Have Some Selling to Do, Poll Shows

California voters have resoundingly approved tens of billions of dollars in state school construction bonds over the last two decades. But a new survey suggests that voters have yet to similarly warm up to the latest and heftiest proposal to come before them: ...
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US Universities See Decline in Students From China

BURLINGTON, Vt. — After a decade of booming enrollment by students from China, American universities are starting to see steep declines as political tensions between the two countries cut into a major source of tuition revenue. "I wouldn't describe it as ca...

Why UCLA Is More Important Than Cal-Berkeley

Berkeley. Schmerkeley. California’s most important educational institution is UCLA — and the contest really isn’t close. Opinion Joe Mathews Despite its late start, UCLA  has come to embody the American dream of college — it receives more ...