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This summer, construction will start on a three-story, 48,000 square foot bioengineering building between Davidson Library and the Psychology building.
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New Bioengineering Building To Be Built

The UC Office of the President has secured funding for a new bioengineering building to be erected on campus between Davidson Library and the Psychology building, with construction scheduled to begin this summer.

UC Meets Workers Union Demands, Form New Deal
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UC Meets Workers Union Demands, Form New Deal

The University of California reached a tentative agreement with the largest UC workers union — American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees 3299 — following a nearly two-year-long labor dispute over UC worker wages and pension benefits.

UC President Janet Napolitano meets with veterans
from each UC Campus to discuss veterans’ affairs.
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Veteran Affairs To Be Addressed by UC System

After meeting with ten student veteran representatives within the University of California system last week, UC President Janet Napolitano announced a systemwide veterans’ advisory group this past Monday.

UC President Janet Napolitano hosts the first ever web chat with a selected student panel to discuss current issues facing UC students. Napolitano hopes to one day establish a Federal Dream Act for undocumented students.
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UC Pres. Hosts First Web Chat

UC President Janet Napolitano hosted a live web chat via Google Hangout yesterday with specially-selected student panelists to speak about topics such as tuition, undocumented students, campus diversity and student veterans at the UC.

UC Calendar To Accommodate Jewish Holidays
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UC Calendar To Accommodate Jewish Holidays

Next school year, UCSB and every other UC campus will begin classes on Oct. 2, rather than in September, and winter break will be just two weeks long, with the changes being made to avoid conflict between the University’s academic calendar and Jewish holidays, according to UC officials.