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Cal State Disputes Charge It Hid $1.5 Billion Surplus

| Chancellor Tim White said the surplus is a rainy day fund thatA had been made public dozens of times before a state audit released this week.

Native American Students Struggle to Access Higher Education

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Only 1,100 of the 280,000 students in the University of California system are Native American. With few role models, it's an uphill climb to obtain a degree.

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Students Push Art Center for Solutions on Homelessness

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Some students struggling to balance tuition of $21,000 per semester with the high costs of housing in the region have few alternatives.

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Cal State Wants 4 Years of High School Math for Admission

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Three years of high school math are required for entry now. A proposal would require a fourth year of either math or a class like economics or computer science.

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Many Homeless College Students Sleep in Their Cars

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Proposed legislation would require community colleges to open their parking lots at night to give homeless students a safe place to park overnight.

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Ex-offenders find help navigating college campus life

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Coping with the first year of community college is tough for most students. Formerly incarcerated students face even more obstacles.

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USC faculty group demands greater role in reforms

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The 360-member Concerned Faculty of USC says “strong faculty governance” could have helped avoid scandals that have plagued the university.

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'Birth of a Nation' posters removed from film school walls

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The film is considered both a technical masterpiece and a grotesque piece of racist propaganda. Chapman students said posters of the film made them uncomfortable.

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