Yesterday saw a statewide conference in Berkeley of California student activists working on the struggle to save public higher education in the state. More news as we get it.

Monday update | This morning’s Daily Californian reports that six hundred students attended Saturday’s conference, and that they voted to hold a statewide day of action on the budget crisis on March 4.

The Californian also put up a video report on the conference, featuring clips from the conference and a brief interview with UC student regent designate (and friend of Jesse Cheng.