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  • Transfers show community colleges' rising reputation

    Los Angeles Times

    Institutions in California are part of a national trend to recruit community college students, mostly from minority and low-income backgrounds, to improve campus diversity.

  • The legacy of Gabriel García Márquez

    New America Media

    UC Riverside professor reflects on the life and work of the acclaimed Latin American author.

  • Lawnmowers of the sea

    Science Today

    In the first global snapshot of its kind, a team of Scripps Institution of Oceanography researchers has shown how overfishing impacts coral reef health.


  • jellyfish

    Looking to jellyfish for environmental answers

    Despite their simple marine forms, jellies may provide answers to complex environmental questions.

  • UCSF Glassbrain

    A beautiful mind

    In Adam Gazzaley’s new lab, the brain is a kaleidoscope of colors, bursting and pulsing in real time to the rhythm of electronic music. He also wants this to lead to treatments for a variety of brain diseases.

  • Randy Schekman

    Nobelist Schekman on the value of public higher ed

    Nobel laureate Randy Schekman is a UC Berkeley professor and a UCLA alumnus. From the pinnacle of achievement, Schekman credits public higher education as the foundation of his success. Schekman will participate in UC's Graduate Research Day, calling for more student support.

  • fire in dry foliage

    Drought, fire and flood

    Explore how the the nature of highly seasonal rainfall cycles and periodic fires create conditions that have shaped Mediterranean climate ecosystems.

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