Five teens arrested for allegedly killing California paramedic

OAKLAND, Calif., April 17 (UPI) -- Police in California said they arrested five boys between the ages of 14 and 16, who allegedly admitted to shooting a San Jose paramedic to death.

Activist teacher alleges police brutality during Calif. Occupy protest

OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 9 (UPI) -- An activist California college teacher filed a federal lawsuit, alleging Oakland police roughed him up during an Occupy protest, court records show.

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SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- A San Francisco man police said has a laundry list of offenses and described as a predator was charged with kidnapping and raping an autistic teenage girl.
Occupy Oakland protesters rarely charged

Occupy Oakland protesters rarely charged

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 25 (UPI) -- The vast majority of those arrested in Occupy Oakland protests were never prosecuted, lending credence to claims of police overreach, activists said.

Police: Shooting suspect felt 'picked on'

OAKLAND, Calif., April 3 (UPI) -- The former student who killed seven people in a shooting spree at a college in Oakland, Calif., felt he had been picked on, the city's police chief said.

7 killed at Calif. college, suspect held

OAKLAND, Calif., April 2 (UPI) -- An ex-nursing student opened fire at a Christian college in Oakland, Calif., Monday killing seven people and wounding three others, authorities said.

Hackers involved in Occupy Oakland feud

OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 7 (UPI) -- The hacker group Anonymous says it released the personal information of Oakland, Calif., officials in response to the treatment of Occupy protesters.

Occupy Oakland permit revoked

OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 4 (UPI) -- An Occupy Oakland (Calif.) teepee and leafleting table must be removed from a city plaza as a result of a scuffle between protesters and police, officials said.
Judge rules Occupy can return to Zuccotti

Judge rules Occupy can return to Zuccotti

NEW YORK, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Occupy Wall Street protesters could return to Zuccotti Park just hours after police ordered them out and dismantled their tents, a New York judge ruled Tuesday.
Reinforcements headed for Occupy Portland?

Reinforcements headed for Occupy Portland?

PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 11 (UPI) -- Police in Oregon said they expected an influx of protesters from neighboring states before the scheduled closure of the Occupy Portland camp this weekend.
Occupy protesters heckle Wis. governor

Occupy protesters heckle Wis. governor

CHICAGO, Nov. 3 (UPI) -- About 60 people led by anti-Wall Street protesters heckled Republican Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker during a speech in Chicago Thursday.
Occupy Oakland, Atlanta activists protest

Occupy Oakland, Atlanta activists protest

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 27 (UPI) -- Occupy Oakland activists Thursday erected at least one tent following a third night of marches in the California city triggered by clashes with riot police.
Occupy San Francisco camp warned about sanitation

Occupy San Francisco camp warned about sanitation

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 26 (UPI) -- Oakland officials acted Wednesday to limit Occupy protesters' ability to camp out in the city's central plaza.

Video of missing boy released

OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 1 (UPI) -- A video released Tuesday by Oakland, Calif., police shows a 5-year-old boy with his foster father four days before Hasanni Campbell was reported missing.

BART shooting officer arrested in Nevada

OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 14 (UPI) -- Former California transit officer Johannes Mehserle, accused of shooting an unarmed man in Oakland, is being held on a murder charge in Nevada, officials said.
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Howard Jordan

Dr. Howard Jordan, Jr. served as president of Savannah State College from 1963 and until 1971.

Dr. Howard Jordan, Jr. became president of Savannah State College in September 1963 following the death of William K. Payne in August 1963. During his tenure as president the college established Savannah’s first graduate program in education (Master of Science in Elementary Education, 1968) and saw the program gain NCATE accreditation. Additionally, white students were admitted to the college as a result of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the first white faculty members were hired.

Also during Jordan’s administration a major building program began which resulted in the construction of a modern student union, new football stadium, fine arts building, Payne Hall, and new dormitories for men and women.

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