Reports of sexual assaults on or near University of California campuses rose by almost 50 percent last school year, an indication that widespread protests over the way colleges handle allegations of rape and assault are having an impact.

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Folsom Lake College will celebrate its 10th year of accreditation on Oct. 11 with tours of the 151-acre campus, stage performances, demonstrations, exhibition games and history and art displays.
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In what could portend a monumental shift in public higher education in California, Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill Sunday that will allow up to 15 community colleges to launch bachelor’s degrees programs in vocational fields.
A custodian/security guard at Las Plumas High in Oroville has been arrested after being accused of possessing child pornography and having an inappropriate relationship with a student at the school.
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Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation creating a new loan program for undocumented students in California’s public universities.
Responding to concerns raised by gay and transgender students and employees, University of California President Janet Napolitano directed the system's 10 campuses on Monday to create more gender-neutral restrooms and to allow students to update their records with a preferred name that does not necessarily match their legal name.
The public is invited Tuesday to the next installment of the Folsom Lake College Speaker Series featuring Darrell O’Sullivan, who will speak about careers in laboratory science.
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Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation limiting school administrators’ use of an offense called “willful defiance” to suspend students in California schools, Brown’s office said Saturday.

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