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School Segregation Still a Major American Problem

“This is a reality that is not simply fixed by a single law. What we should be looking at and deconstructing are the ways in which segregation of schools de facto have continued to grow over the decades since Brown v. Board of Education in 1954,” said Allen E. Lipscomb of the College of Social & Behavioral Science at California State University, Northridge. -- The Washington Informer

Mark Rocha selected as CCSF chancellor

Rocha, who has taught at several community colleges and at Cal State Northridge, where he earned tenure, served as president and superintendent of Pasadena City College, where he won the State Chancellor’s Award for Student Success in 2012. -- San Francisco Gate

Mark Rocha selected as CCSF chancellor

Rocha told City College trustees that he increased enrollment and balanced the budget at both colleges he led — Pasadena and West Los Angeles — and that he first earned his crisis-management chops in 1994, when the Northridge earthquake destroyed the California State University campus, where he had become associate dean. “I was part of a great team effort that reopened the college in 27 days in tents and trailers” he said in his statement. --San Francisco Chronicle

With NCAA career on hold, Kobe Paras focuses on Gilas

The former La Salle Greenhills standout had transferred out of Creighton at the end of the NCAA season and just recently announced that he will now be playing for the CSUN Matadors. Per NCAA rules, he will have to sit out a year before being allowed to suit up for Reggie Theus' team. -- ABS-CBN News

UVU Men's Soccer Team Loads up 2017 Schedule

UVU will face Cal State Northridge, Cal State Fullerton and San Diego State in a span of 10 days. The Wolverines travel to Seattle to take on the Washington Huskies in a rematch of the 2016 season-opener that saw UVU win 2-1 despite playing a man down almost the entire second half. Three days following the Washington match, UVU will face Gonzaga in Spokane. The Wolverines won the 2016 match 1-0 over the 20th-ranked Bulldogs. --KSL