Thursday, March 15, 2012
From the SF Chronicle:
Robert Birgeneau will step down as chancellor of UC Berkeley in December after eight years navigating the public university through massive budget cuts and raucous student protests, even as he maintained its status as one of the world's great research institutions.
. . . In addition to returning to the classroom as a physics professor and researcher, Birgeneau said he will advocate at the national level for the rights of undocumented students and for financial support to UC. Read more...