State Audit Report on UC
Posted 4/25/2017 - Colleagues, A state audit report was released today about the budget practices and administrative expenditures of the UC Office of the President. UCOP's news release can be found here. In addition, a video response to the audit report for UC...
Comments sought on revisions to Staff Policy 3 – Types of Appointment
Posted 4/24/2017 - The University of California is proposing revisions to Staff Policy 3 – Types of Appointment, which applies to staff employees in the Professional & Support Staff and Managers & Senior Professionals personnel groups and to Senior Management...
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Added April 25, 2017
California avocados are the best in the world. So says downtown restaurant manager Daniel Avalos in a Valley Public Radio story by reporter Ezra David Romero. The fact that they currently thrive only on a small swath of coastal Southern California is...
Added April 21, 2017
The warmest winter since 1907 in south-central Texas has left its peach crop with inadequate chill hours this year, reported Lynn Brezosky in the San Antonio Express-News. Without sufficient chill hours over the winter, the buds didn't get the...
Added April 19, 2017
Trees in several parts of California are suffering greatly in recent years due to pests, fire, drought and now heavy rain. UC Cooperative Extension is working with landowners and communities to protect the state's natural environments, including its...
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Added April 24, 2017
Larry Godfrey, UC Cooperative Extension entomology specialist in the UC Davis Department of Entomology and Nematology, died April 18, after a six-year battle with cancer. He was 60. Widely known for his research on applied insect ecology...