It’s almost time to pack up and leave for your holiday break, but before you go, check your UC stocking because you got a present: a holiday letter to faculty and staff from UC President Mark Yudof. Break out the eggnog.

As bloggers, we are expected to muster up a certain amount of scorn for letters such as these, but it is such a bland letter that it’s difficult to get angry about. Yudof discusses plans for the new year, including asking for more moolah from Sac-town. He also insists that we need “to help Californians understand that UC is their university.” (Although we think read more »