University of California Ag & Natural Resources Vice President Barbara Allen-Diaz, center, meets with County Extension Office Directors Maxwell Norton, left, of Merced County, and Jim Sullins, director of the Tulare County Cooperative Extension office during the World Ag Expo in Tulare in February. A new reorganization has Allen-Diaz now reporting directly to UC President Janet Napolitano.
In a move meant to highlight the important roll agriculture has in the state’s economy, the University Of California Division Of Agriculture and Natural Resources (UCANR) will report directly to the UC President. UC President Janet Napolitano made the announcement March 11, which means no longer will UCANR fall under the umbrella of the UC Office of the Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs. Historically, the ANR vice president reported to the UC president, just as ...
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