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UC, the state’s 3rd largest employer, will not do layoffs through June amid coronavirus crisis

Los Angeles Times, April 2, 2020

April 2, 2020

UC, the state’s 3rd largest employer, will not do layoffs through June amid coronavirus crisis

She [Janet Napolitano] said UC campuses are scrambling to redeploy employees who may no longer be needed in their regular jobs because the pandemic has prompted them to send most students home and shift to online learning. At UC Irvine, for instance, dining hall workers are now helping prepare box lunches for the broader community.