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  1. Soul-searching social democrats issue a mea culpa and mull rebirthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    ... . "If we want to save Europe, we need to see our own potential." Quoting former Italian president Giorgio Napolitano, she said that the EU was perfectly okay. The problem is that the EU is having a nervous breakdown from and has to get over it. "The ...


  2. President Napolitano, Listen Up: A Response to Napolitano's Letter in the Boston GlobeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 18 | New University

    Last week, you wrote an article for the Boston Globe expressing your opinion on freedom of speech. You wrote about how UC campuses have moved away from "freedom of speech" to "freedom from speech" and you reminisced on the days of the Vietnam War protests and the 1960s Free Speech Movement held at UC Berkeley.


  3. Napolitano denies Calderoli's accusationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 11 |

    Rome, October 11 - Former president Giorgio Napolitano said Tuesday before the Senate that he had not called the Italian parliament "unworthy" in arguing recently that the government's overhaul of Italy's political machinery, to be put to a referendum December 4, will cure ills such as the undue recourse to emergency decrees for ordinary legislation.


  4. Grillo calls on Napolitano to quitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 3 |

    Rome, October 3 - 5-Star Movement leader Beppe Grillo on Monday called on ex-president Giorgio Napolitano to quit as Life Senator over his support for the government's Constitutional reform to overhaul Italy's political machinery. "Napolitano is dragging Italy to the brink," Grillo wrote on his blog ahead of the December referendum on the revamp.


  5. Renzi hails Peres after funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 30 |

    ... amily the condolences of Italian President Sergio Mattarella and a personal message from former president Giorgio Napolitano, "who worked a great deal with the Israeli statesman".


  6. Former Berkeley dean who was accused of harassing his assistant files race-discrimination actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | ABA Journal

    Sujit Choudhry, the former dean of the University of California at Berkeley School of Law accused of sexually harassing his executive assistant, filed a due process and equal protection action against the UC system on Thursday. Choudhry resigned as dean after his assistant, Tyann Sorrell, filed a lawsuit against the university alleging that it mishandled her complaints, the Guardian reports.


  7. Ousted Dean Sues Boalt Hall Law SchoolRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2016 | Courthouse News Service

    The ousted dean of UC-Berkeley's Boalt Hall law school sued the university Thursday, claiming it unfairly forced him out, stripped him of tenure and effectively banned from him campus after a former assistant accused him of sexual harassment. Sujit Choudhry resigned in March, after Tyann Sorrell claimed in a lawsuit that Choudhry sexually harassed her for several months.


  8. Former Italian president Carlo Azeglio Ciampi dead at 95Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | The Peninsula

    ... to pressure the government into being lenient with convicted bosses. Ciampi's successor as president, Giorgio Napolitano, testified in 2014 that Ciampi had feared a coup was underway when there was a blackout in his office early in his term as prime ...


  9. Salvini says Ciampi was 'traitor'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 |

    Rome, September 16 - Northern League leader Matteo Salvini said Friday that late ex president Carlo Azeglio Ciampi was a "traitor" like his successor as head of State Giorgio Napolitano and former premiers Romano Prodi and Mario Monti. "Death is always bad news that should be faced with prayer and condolences," Salvini said.


  10. UPDATE 1-Former Italian president, prime minister Ciampi diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | Reuters

    Pope Benedict XVI arrives with Italian President Carlo Azeglio Ciampi at an auditorium before a concert in Rome April 21, 2006. Italy's new President Giorgio Napolitano shakes hands with the country's outgoing president Carlo Azeglio Ciampi during a ceremony marking the transfer of power, at Quirinale palace in Rome May 15, 2006.


  11. Former Italian president, prime minister Ciampi diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 |

    ... before a concert in Rome April 21, 2006. REUTERS/Enrico Oliverio/Pool/File Photo Italy's new President Giorgio Napolitano shakes hands with the country's outgoing president Carlo Azeglio Ciampi (R) during a ceremony marking the transfer of power, at ...


  12. UC president: Katehi exhibited 'serious lapses of truthfulness'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | Davis Enterprise

    In 15 pages of damning language, University of California President Janet Napolitano made her case against UC Davis Chancellor Linda Katehi to the Board of Regents in a blunt and forthright manner. Citing "serious lapses of truthfulness," a disregard for "the impact of her actions on the campus and the university as a whole" and a manner "unbefitting of a leader of one of the nation's top public research universities," Napolitano unleashed some harsh criticism on her once-favored chancellor.


  13. Search for new UC Davis chancellor is onRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | Davis Enterprise

    The executive search firm of Isaacson, Miller will assist in finding a new leader per UC President Janet Napolitano's direction. Katehi announced her resignation on Aug. 9 following a three-month independent investigation that found "numerous instances where Chancellor Katehi was not candid, either with me, the press, or the public, that she exercised poor judgment, and violated multiple UC policies," Napolitano said in a letter.


  14. UC Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas Dirks to Step DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | California Golden Blogs

    In an open letter to the Berkeley community, Chancellor Nicholas Dirks announced his decision to step-down after 3 years as Berkeley's Chancellor. He will begin his tenure at Cal as a professor after the end of his tenure as Berkeley's 10th Chancellor.


  15. UC Davis Campus Reacts as Katehi Decides to Step DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2016 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    A 106 page independent review of former UC Davis Chancellor Linda Katehi showed a mix of findings surrounding her conduct as an administrator, calling some statements she previously made "misleading at best, or untruthful at worst." After 90 days of paid administrative leave, Katehi announced her resignation from her role as UC David Chancellor Tuesday.


  16. UC Davis chancellor resigns after pepper-spray scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2016 | The Washington Post

    The chancellor of the University of California, Davis has resigned after an investigation, ending years of upheaval and criticism of her leadership at the public university. Chancellor Linda P.B. Katehi, an electrical and computer engineering scholar, said Tuesday that an investigation launched this spring had cleared her of accusations of nepotism, retaliation, and inappropriate travel expenses.


  17. [Ticker] Renzi: Personalising constitutional referendum a 'mistake'Read the original story

    Aug 10, 2016 | EUobserver

    Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi back-peddled on Tuesday on a promise to leave office if an upcoming referendum on a constitutional reform , due in the autumn failed. "This referendum is not my referendum, because this reform has a father whose name is Giorgio Napolitano," Renzi told party supporters at an event in Modena, northern Italy.


  18. Katehi resigns as UC Davis chancellorRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | Davis Enterprise

    Ending more than three months of public debate and speculation about her future, Linda Katehi resigned Tuesday as chancellor of UC Davis. Her seven-year tenure was marred by the 2011 pepper-spray scandal and buoyed by the university's rising global stature and unprecedented levels of fundraising.


  19. 'I was wrong to personalize' says RenziRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 |

    Modena, August 9 - Premier Matteo Renzi admitted Tuesday he was wrong to personalize an upcoming referendum on his flagship constitutional reform law. "This referendum is not my referendum, because this reform has a father whose name is Giorgio Napolitano," Renzi said.


  20. Napolitano says backs Renzi reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 |

    Rome, July 20 - Former president Giorgio Napolitano told Il Foglio paper in an interview out Wednesday that he supports Premier Matteo Renzi's constitutional reform law, but said the premier should be open to revising his Italicum electoral reform. Italy's parties are girding for battle over Renzi's constitutional reform, which would slash the Senate by two-thirds and reduce its lawmaking powers in a bid to end decades of political gridlock.