LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two people who returned to Southern California from overseas were infected with measles, health officials said Tuesday, emphasizing the travelers were not connected to other...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — More than 1,000 students and staff members at two Los Angeles universities were quarantined on campus or sent home this week in one of the most sweeping efforts yet by public...
The Latest: Cal State LA measles quarantine grows to 656
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on measles quarantines at two Los Angeles universities (all times local):
California State University, Los Angeles, says 656 students and...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — More than 200 students and staff at two Los Angeles universities have been placed under quarantine because they may have been exposed to measles and either have not been...
Biden pushes Democratic House to ‘take this president on’
LOS ANGELES (AP) — With control of Congress on the line, former Vice President Joe Biden urged support Thursday for Democratic candidates in a string of California districts to regain control of the House and help "take this president on."
With a densely packed crowd chanting "Take it back," a reference to the GOP-held House, Biden spent about 50 minutes denouncing Trump administration policies and calling for a return of civility and mutual respect in Washington.
California college moves ‘Prospector Pete’ statue from plaza
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — California State University, Long Beach, will move its half-century-old "Prospector Pete" statue away from a prominent place on campus because of the impact the 1849 gold rush had on indigenous people.
A statement on the university website said the gold rush was "a time in history when the indigenous peoples of California endured subjugation, violence and threats of genocide."
SAN FERNANDO, Calif. (AP) — A Los Angeles university student athlete is accused of attacking and sexually assaulting three women this year.
The City News Service reports a criminal complaint accuses the California State University, Northridge student of forcibly raping a woman, sexually battering and falsely imprisoning another woman and battering a third woman.
Authorities say the most recent case occurred in July.
California college athlete arrested in rape case
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police say a soccer player at a California university has been arrested on a warrant for rape and is suspected in at least two other sexual assaults.
Davis Moreno-Jaime, a 19-year-old student, was arrested Friday at California State University, Northridge in Los Angeles.
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A California State University, Fresno professor who called Barbara Bush "an amazing racist" and cheered her death will not be punished, the president of the university announced Tuesday.
Randa Jarrar was acting as a private citizen using her personal Twitter account so her remarks didn't violate any California State University or campus policies, Fresno State President Joseph Castro wrote in announcing the results of a review.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California State University will not raise tuition at its 23 campuses for the 2018-19 academic year.
Chancellor Timothy White says the country's largest university system will drop its proposal to consider raising tuition by $228 a year, which trustees had planned to discuss in May.
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A Fresno State lecturer who says he was demoted after posting a tweet that Donald Trump "must hang" says the university president is again failing to defend academic freedom, this time over a professor who called former First Lady Barbara Bush an "amazing racist."
FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — Police are investigating whether drugs or alcohol may have played a role in a 19-year-old man's plunge from a third-floor apartment balcony a block from California State University, Fullerton.
The Orange County Register reports the man toppled over the side of the balcony late Saturday at the University House apartments.
California State University trustees weigh tuition increase
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California State University trustees are considering raising tuition for the second straight year, a move officials said Tuesday would be a last resort if the state does not chip in more funding for the country's largest university system.
California Senate approves medication abortion on campuses
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California would be the first state to require public universities to offer medication abortion under legislation approved in the state Senate Monday, a bill that if signed into law would mark a vast expansion of a service that's rare on college campuses.
7 arrests outside Yiannopoulos’ speech at California college
FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — Police arrested seven people after scuffles and at least one serious fight broke out between protesters and people attending a speech by conservative commentator Milo Yiannopoulos at a Southern California college Tuesday night.
Dozens of protesters at California State University, Fullerton stood outside barricades chanting "Black lives matter," and "Cops and the Klan go hand in hand." Some carried signs that read, "Immigrants in, racists out."
The Latest: 1 fight, 1 arrest outside speech by commentator
FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a speech by conservative commentator Milo Yiannopoulos at California State University, Fullerton (all times local):
There have been at least one fight and at least one arrest before a speech by conservative commentator Milo Yiannopoulos at a California college.
Dozens of mostly peaceful protesters gathered before the speech Tuesday night at California State University, Fullerton.
California lawmakers say CSU budget problems concerning
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers expressed concern Wednesday that California State University campuses cannot fully justify spending on management staff after recent audits have found systemic budgeting problems at state schools.
Lawmakers made the remarks during a hearing on an audit of CSU staffing and budget oversight.
Student seeking paramedic internship saves choking man
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. (AP) — A man who started choking in a coffeehouse was saved by a California State University, Sacramento student who was waiting to interview for a paramedic internship.
Coastal Peaks Coffee owner Mike Knight tells The Tribune (http://bit.ly/2wBieh0 ) newspaper he was leaving his office Wednesday to go into the San Luis Obispo establishment's cafe area when he heard someone choking and saw a young man quickly come to the man's aid.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California State University's 23 campuses are eliminating math and English placement exams for incoming freshman and ending mandatory remedial courses that some students complained delayed their coursework.
The changes are part of a broader plan aimed at increasing graduation rates at the nation's largest public university system.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Police are searching for a person who fatally shot a woman inside a house near California State University.
The Mercury News reports (http://bayareane.ws/2tpE7Pb ) officers went to the house on Monday to investigate reports of "loud bangs" coming from inside.
Officers entered the home and found a woman suffering from at least one gunshot wound. Police say she died at the scene.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Federal authorities have charged a fraternity at California State University, Chico with illegally cutting down dozens of trees in a national forest during an initiation of new pledges, the U.S. Forest Service said.
The complaint was filed Tuesday against the school's Pi Kappa Alpha chapter and its president, Evan Jossey.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California State University is suing the manufacturer of the athletic track at Sacramento State over a $1.4 million resurfacing job it claims began to show signs of deterioration shortly after completion.
The Sacramento Bee reported (http://bit.ly/2nEl5F0) Tuesday that CSU filed the lawsuit against Mondo USA Inc. for unspecified damages. The university alleges breach of contract, breach of warranty and negligence.
Percent of students staying between four and six years: 35%Six-year graduation rate: 49%Four-year graduation rate: 14%Smart Rating: 86.82Location: Fresno, CaliforniaUndergraduate enrollment (2015): 21,482
Percent of students staying between four and six years: 39%Six-year graduation rate: 53%Four-year graduation rate: 14%Smart Rating: 87.79Location: Fullerton, CaliforniaUndergraduate enrollment (2015): 33,144
Percent of students staying between four and six years: 29%Six-year graduation rate: 36%Four-year graduation rate: 7%Smart Rating: 86.46Location: Los Angeles, CaliforniaUndergraduate enrollment (2015): 23,458
Percent of students staying between four and six years: 46%Six-year graduation rate: 60%Four-year graduation rate: 14%Smart Rating: 87.88Location: Long Beach, CaliforniaUndergraduate enrollment (2015): 32,195
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California State University board votes to raise tuition
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California State University's governing board Wednesday approved the first tuition increase in six years for the system's 23 campuses, drawing chants of opposition from students who said they're already struggling to afford the cost of education.
The board of trustees voted 11-8, approving a proposal that will increase undergraduate tuition by $270 for the 2017-18 school year.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on CSU's board tuition vote (all times local):
California State University's governing board has approved a tuition increase that will raise the cost of an education by $270 a year at its 23 campuses.
Wednesday's vote by the CSU Board of Trustees ushers in the first tuition increase in six years at the nation's largest public university system.
That means undergraduate tuition will increase for the 2017-18 school year from the current fees of $5,472.
California State University trustees approve $270 tuition increase, first in 6 years for 23-campus system
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California State University trustees approve $270 tuition increase, first in 6 years for 23-campus system.
Woman shot, killed by police east of San Francisco
HAYWARD, Calif. (AP) — Police shot and killed a woman east of San Francisco after they say the driver shifted into reverse and rammed a police vehicle, injuring two detectives.
The woman's name was not released.
KRON-TV reports (http://bayareane.ws/2mJ7aJO ) two suspects were arrested and police were searching for another suspect Wednesday. The names and ages of the suspects who were arrested were not released.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A California State University, Fresno employee was paid an estimated $22,000 for time he was playing online games and watching YouTube videos at work, according to a state auditor's report released Thursday.
NEEDLES — Over the past 16 years the California State University, San Bernardino, Athletics Department has held the Partners In Education program. The program between CSUSB Athletics and San Bernardino County Schools honors middle school students from the area who best exemplify student life.
California State University to vote on tuition hike in March
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California State University's governing board says it will vote in March whether to raise tuition for the first time in six years at its 23 campuses.
CSU's Executive Vice Chancellor Steve Relyea told the Board of Trustees Tuesday that the nation's largest public university system needs to hire more faculty and create more classes to accommodate record high enrollment.
Phone access to Cal State Channel Islands restored
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — Phone access to California State University Channel Islands has been restored.
The university says repairs to AT&T equipment were completed just before noon Monday.
The outage affecting calls into the Ventura County campus began Sunday afternoon.
Former Cal State University Chancellor Charles Reed dies
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Charles Reed, who was California State University's chancellor for 14 years, has died.
CSU says Reed died Tuesday at 75.
Reed headed the nation's largest public university system from 1998 to 2012. During his tenure, enrollment soared but so did tuition.
Reed clashed with angry students and had a contentious relationship with the faculty.
The Latest: Hundreds attend memorial for terror victims
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the one-year anniversary of the San Bernardino terror attack (all times local):
Some 500 people streamed into a California State University, San Bernardino, arena Friday night for a somber ceremony honoring those killed and wounded in a terror attack at the nearby Inland Regional Center exactly one year ago.
California universities weigh first tuition hikes in 6 years
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Faced with record high enrollment and the need to hire faculty, the University of California and California State University systems are considering raising tuition for the first time in six years.
The proposed annual hikes — $270 at the 23 Cal State schools and $280 at UC's nine undergraduate campuses — are being discussed this week by the governing boards of both systems at separate meetings on budget plans.
2 stabbed near Cal State Fullerton campus
FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — Orange County authorities are searching for suspects in the stabbings of two people near the campus of California State University, Fullerton.
KCBS-TV reports (http://cbsloc.al/2b9yNdL ) the attacks happened early Sunday in an alley behind a frat house hosting a party on fraternity row.
Police say the victims suffered minor, non-life threatening wounds. Authorities didn't say whether they are students.
If your life is such that you’ll find yourself attending, or web-viewing, a Sept. 14 workshop explaining the new system for assessment of success in California schools at what we’re going to go ahead and call Cal State Long Beach, you’re going to see, behind the panel of experts, a banner bearing the words “Long Beach State University.”