Students at Sacramento area campuses march against gun violence as part of the National School Walkout on Friday, April 20, 2018. The event coincides with the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting that killed 13 people.
California State University Chancellor Timothy White announced on April 20, 2018, that CSU will seek more funding from Gov. Jerry Brown rather than asking the Board of Trustees to vote next month to raise tuition.
Doug Mason, a Roseville teacher and former coach who was put on administrative leave in January for harassing a 14-year-old girl, said in the request that the alleged sexual harassment was not substantial or serious and denied ever touching a student inappropriately. A Placer County judge is to hear Mason's petition at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 19, 2018.
Sacramento County schools have seen a significant jump in recent years in the number of students who are without stable housing, according to a new report. Experts blame low wages and a lack of affordable housing.
The California State Historic Governor's Mansion Foundation is proposing an educational center about the state's governors for an old building on 15th and I Streets, around the corner from the old home.
UC Davis and the city of Sacramento have chosen the hospital campus in Oak Park as the preferred site for Aggie Square, a technology and innovation district modeled after Georgia Tech's Technology Square.
The University of California and the California Community Colleges on April 11, 2018, announced an agreement to ease the transfer process. Students who complete a transfer pathway will be guaranteed admission to UC.
Rocklin High School junior Brandon Gillespie wanted to see if schools would punish anti-abortion protesters for leaving classes for 17 minutes, the same amount of time that students taking part in the National School Walkout.
UC Davis student protesters who occupied the administration building in January are facing disciplinary hearings they say are meant to silence them. The administration say only students who violate university policy face probationary hearings.
Lambda Chi Alpha, a fraternity at Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo, California, is facing allegations of racism after two photos posted to social media began circulating online in April 2018: One photo shows a member in blackface, the second shows the frat members dressed as gangsters.
California State University students and faculty rallied at the Capitol on April 4, 2018, calling on Gov. Jerry Brown to increase state funding. Both CSU and University of California are scheduled to vote on tuition increases in May.
Psychology student Iris Perez, 19, stood before Los Rios Community College District trustees on March 14 to ask them to strengthen policies to protect students from sexual harassment and abuse. Perez said she felt betrayed when a counselor gave her an unwanted kiss in January.