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Drought Update, State of Higher Education, Julie Lythcott-Haims

Drought Update
Scientists have uncovered new information on the impact of California's drought. Scott Shafer talks to KQED Science Editor Craig Miller about these findings.

State of Higher Education
It's back-to-school time. Thuy Vu and Scott Shafer talk with University of California President Janet Napolitano and California Community Colleges Chancellor Brice Harris about tuition costs, class availability and student loan debt.

Julie Lythcott-Haims
Author Julie Lythcott-Haims talks with Thuy Vu about her new book, "How to Raise an Adult." The former dean of freshmen and undergraduate advising at Stanford contends that a rise in so-called helicopter parenting is damaging not only to kids, but also to society as a whole.


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