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5 hrs ago | SFGate

Newly found '75 Cesar Chavez photo highlights heartland show

This Central Valley image of labor leader Cesar Chavez with fellow farmworkers was discovered in a box of negatives.


Related Topix: Photography, Arts, Walnut Creek, CA, Bakersfield, CA, Coachella, CA

9 hrs ago | Library Journal

Flipping the LIS Classroom | Office Hours

San Jose State University School of Library & Information Science's evaluation of its core courses.


Related Topix: Blog News, Opinion

14 hrs ago | TeleRead

Morning Roundup: Author rejects award. Women who write horror and more

Author Rejects Award Due to Amazon Backing The ultimate in low class and poor breeding has occurred in the book world as an author turned down a major award due to its association with Amazon.


Thu Jul 10, 2014

New York Daily News

Meet the hare-raising angora rabbits the internet can't stop talking about

Every day is a good hare day for Betty Chu, a retired professor of economics at San Jose State University who breeds and shows angora rabbits.



Maybe the fluffiest animal in the world

Ida might be the best animal in the entire world Ida the English Angora rabbit is pretty much the cutest thing we've ever seen.


Related Topix: Rabbits, Pets

Wed Jul 09, 2014

GigiK Shares 'Grand-ma-MA Stories' in New Book

With twelve grandchildren spread amongst three different continents, GigiK searched for a way to share with each of them how much she cared and how often she thought about them.


Related Topix: Family, Kids

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Business Journal

SJSU kicks off $126M student housing project, will add 850 beds to urban campus

San Jose State University is starting construction on a large student housing project that will add 850 beds to the burgeoning campus's capacity.



Hewitt Takes Reins Of Fayetteville School District

Paul Hewitt retired from a superintendency in California to work 55 hours a week as a part-time consultant.


Related Topix: Education Etc., University of Arkansas, State University, AR, Cal State Los Angeles, Loyola Marymount University

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Daily Mail

That is one bad hare day! The incredible Angora rabbits who are...

That is one bad hare day! The incredibly fluffy Angora rabbits who are so engulfed by their bushy fur you can hardly tell there is a living creature within it Yes, believe it or not there really is a rabbit underneath all that fur, although it seems to be having a very bad or very good hare day.


Sat Jul 05, 2014

News Max

Extra Weight Makes Arthritis Pain Worse: Study

Overweight and obese people with arthritis in their knees tend to report more pain than slimmer people with the chronic joint disease, suggests a new study.


Related Topix: Arthritis, Health

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Counseling suits Ishmael Huggins well

Ishmael Huggins found a career that brings him happiness and satisfaction, and is one which he feels positively affects our community.


Related Topix: Santa Cruz County, CA, Gardena, CA, Cal State Long Beach, Santa Cruz, CA

Universe Today

Cannibal Galaxy Could Show How These Huge Structures Grow

Image of the Umbrella Galaxy, combining data from the 0.5-meter BlackBird Remote Observatory Telescope and Suprime-Cam on the 8-meter Subaru Telescope.


Related Topix: Astronomy, Science


Overweight osteoarthritis patients have more pain: study

Overweight and obese people with arthritis in their knees tend to report more pain than slimmer people with the chronic joint disease, suggests a new study.


Related Topix: Arthritis, Health

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Santa Cruz Sentinel

California wealth gap

California Democrats and Republicans agree that income inequality is a big problem, a new Field Poll finds, but one group is far more satisfied with the state's distribution of wealth: immigrants.


Related Topix: California, US News, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Wed Jun 25, 2014

KTVU Oakland

Judge sets trial date for SJSU hate crime case

A judge in Santa Clara County Superior Court Wednesday set a trial date for three former San Jose State University students in a hate crime case that one of the defense attorneys involved says has become "political."


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Santa Clara County, CA, Clovis, CA

Fri Jun 20, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Gov. Brown signs on-time budget, giving his re-election campaign a boost

The state budget that Gov. Jerry Brown signed Friday came as one of the earliest and rancor-free in recent history.


Related Topix: Jerry Brown, US Governors, California High-Speed Rail, US News, Arnold Schwarzenegger

Bay Area adds 6,500 jobs in May, but pace of job creation is slowing

Public Safety Radio Dispatcher Jennifer Vasquez gives a flier to a student as members of the San Jose Police Dept.


Related Topix: Santa Clara County, CA

Thu Jun 19, 2014

Samuel Goldwyn Films Movie ReviewHigher education under a microscope in - Ivory Tower'

Is a college education worth it? Is the college model broken? Are online courses any good? Do state universities pimp their party reputations to attract out-of-state students? Are college presidents paid too much? Are adjunct professors paid too little? Can Cooper Union remain free? These are just a few of the questions and topics raised in "Ivory ... (more)


Related Topix: Harvard University, University of Chicago, Hunter College, City University of New York, Movies, Entertainment

Wed Jun 18, 2014

NASA Probe Flying by Huge Saturn Moon Titan Today

NASA's Cassini spacecraft is scheduled to fly by Saturn's moon Titan today to learn more about the huge satellite's thick atmosphere and frigid, sea-studded surface.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, Pasadena, CA

Tue Jun 17, 2014

PE Hub

Weaved grabs $250K from TMT

Weaved has received $250,000 in funding from TMT Investment s. Based in Palo Alto, Calif., Weaved is a provider of solutions that connect devices across the internet.


Related Topix: Santa Clara County, CA, Palo Alto, CA