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Tyler Kingkade

California Universities Back Nation's First State-Mandated College Consent Standard

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 08.28.2014 | College

University of California President Janet Napolitano announced Monday she's putting her support behind legislation to require colleges in her state to ...

Do Republicans Hate Latinos?

Tony_Diaz | Posted 07.09.2014 | Latino Voices
Tony_Diaz

Will the GOP stand on the sidelines as Falcon9 and other Arizona Republicans waste millions more in taxpayer money and gut the educational system, all the while offending, alienating and oppressing the largest growing segment of voters in the nation?

University Of California President Addresses Mass Murder

AP | Posted 05.25.2014 | College

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — University of California President Janet Napolitano says a mass shooting in the community around UC Santa Barbara is "almost ...

Republican Lawmaker Publicly Thanks Obama One Year After Devastating Tornado

The Huffington Post | Alex Lazar | Posted 05.20.2014 | Politics

Exactly one year after a devastating tornado ripped through Moore, Oklahoma, killing 24 people, Rep. Tom Cole (R-Okla.) publicly thanked President Bar...

Compelling New Children's Book With Autistic Heroine

Henry Miller | Posted 06.02.2014 | Books
Henry Miller

Acclaimed children's book author Sara Hoagland Hunter has written a captivating and compelling new book with an unusual twist -- its heroine is autistic.

How One Right-Wing Christian Group Is Leading Arizona's March Toward Conservative Extremism

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 03.02.2014 | Politics

On Thursday, a day after Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) vetoed the state's highly-criticized SB 1062 -- a measure that would have allowed business owners...

Government Success In Deportations Drops, Says Report

AP | ALICIA A. CALDWELL | Posted 02.13.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly half of immigrants facing deportation are now winning their cases before an immigration judge, their highest success rate i...

Napolitano Pledges Millions To Aid Students Living In The U.S. Illegally

AP | LISA LEFF | Posted 10.31.2013 | Politics

SAN FRANCISCO -- SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — University of California President Janet Napolitano said Wednesday she is devoting $5 million to provide speci...

What Justin Bieber Can Teach the New UC President

William G. Tierney | Posted 01.23.2014 | College
William G. Tierney

If Napolitano is to succeed as UC's president, she can't solely play an insider's game of seeking more money from the state legislature, fighting with faculty about pension reform or touting the latest gift from a billionaire. She will need to develop an outside game as well.

Elise Foley

Former Cabinet Secretary Backs Bill To Curb Her Old Department

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 10.02.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano this week urged California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) to sign the Trust Act, a California ...

UC Regents Consider Fixing Up Napolitano's Mansion

AP | Posted 11.17.2013 | College

SAN FRANCISCO — As the University of California prepares to welcome former Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano as its next president, t...

Farewell to Big Sister: Janet Napolitano's Orwellian Legacy Lives

John W. Whitehead | Posted 11.09.2013 | Politics
John W. Whitehead

News headlines to the contrary, there is actually more taking place right now than just the Obama administration's conveniently distracting push for military action against Syria.

Biden Thinks Napolitano Deserves Big Honor

AP | ALICIA A. CALDWELL | Posted 11.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Supreme Court Justice Janet Napolitano? Vice President Joe Biden says outgoing Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano deserv...

Elise Foley

Janet Napolitano Gives Parting Defense Of Record

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 08.27.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano gave a farewell speech Tuesday to praise her department for its achievements and to defend ...

Elise Foley

Napolitano: Key Immigration Program Is 'Not A Long Term Solution'

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 08.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano argued on Thursday that deferred action for young undocumented immigrants, wh...

Does Being 'The First Woman' Matter? You Bet it Does

Gail Becker | Posted 09.24.2013 | Women
Gail Becker

The whole purpose of breaking barriers and glass ceilings is to make more room for others to pass through.

Obama Nominee Faces Serious Probe

AP | ALICIA A. CALDWELL | Posted 09.22.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's choice to be the No. 2 official at the Homeland Security Department is under investigation for his role in...

WATCH: Protesters Try To Stop Napolitano Confirmation

AP | MIHIR ZAVERI | Posted 09.17.2013 | College

SAN FRANCISCO — The University of California's governing board voted Thursday to appoint Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano as the fir...

Dem Rep Rips Into Potential Obama Pick

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-N.Y.) said New York City police commissioner Ray Kelly would be a "poor choice" to head up the Department of Homeland Security...

Obama: Potential Homeland Security Nominee 'Well-Qualified' For Post

AP | Posted 09.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama says New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly would be "well-qualified" to run the Department of Homeland...

Open Letter to Janet Napolitano: Please Help the UC System Escape the Culture of Mediocrity

Jason Saltoun-Ebin | Posted 09.15.2013 | College
Jason Saltoun-Ebin

In a nutshell: A C grade is the new F. What does this mean? Professors are passing students who should not be passing, and the UC system is graduating students who have not earned a college level education.

Advice From One Non-Traditional President to Another

Gen. Charles C. Krulak | Posted 09.14.2013 | College
Gen. Charles C. Krulak

It was recently announced that Janet Napolitano would soon become the president of the University of California System. In Ms. Napolitano's own words...

It's College Students vs. the Corporate Machine -- and the Machine's Winning

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 09.13.2013 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

That's how the Corporate Machine works. Colleges and universities are there to generate its "inputs," intellectual and human, not to advance our collective understanding and knowledge.

Why The University Of California Wants Napolitano

Reuters | Posted 09.12.2013 | College

By Sharon Bernstein LOS ANGELES, July 13 (Reuters) - In hiring Janet Napolitano to run the sprawling University of California, state o...

Officials Resignation Widens Major Leadership Gap

AP | EILEEN SULLIVAN and ALICIA A. CALDWELL | Posted 09.12.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The leadership vacancy created by Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano's resignation is the latest and greatest blow to a d...