In the News
August 24, 2016
What's happening on a chemical level when we make decisions? UCLA and UC San Diego find out.
August 24, 2016
Three undergrads are determined to bridge the gap between India and Silicon Valley.
The Daily Californian
August 24, 2016
"End-to-end pipeline of support" to usher founders through all stages of the process.
- MRI scans may be able to diagnose CTE in living patients
- Student delivers hope to hospital in homeland
- Is the 'midlife crisis' a myth?
- Soda tax linked to drop in sugary beverage drinking
- Calculating how fast Usain Bolt can run
- UCLA law students win clemency for man serving life sentence for nonviolent drug offense
- The health benefits of tea
- Why are we so afraid to leave children alone?
- UC Olympians strike gold in Rio
- Berkeley-bound scholar rises from the depths of schizophrenia
- Educational Partnership Center awarded $1.2 million to help students pursue higher education
- A guardian of global rights
- Researchers develop safer opioid painkiller from scratch
- A pregnant woman’s immune response could lead to brain disorders in her kids
- Warming world may put most cities off-limits for summer Olympics
- Largest university solar power project pushes UC toward carbon neutrality
- UC leads Zika carrier research
- Needles not needed
- How search-and-rescue dogs find you
- To 'change the world,' UC researchers start writing
August 16, 2016
University of California President Janet Napolitano issued a statement on the resignation of UC Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas B. Dirks.
July 25, 2016
The University of California announced on Monday (July 25) the recipients of the UC Cures for Alzheimer’s Disease Initiative awards, which were created to accelerate the development of promising Alzheimer’s disease research by UC scientists.
July 12, 2016
The University of California ranked first in the world among universities granted U.S. utility patents in 2015, according to a new report.
July 11, 2016
The funding reflects the UC Global Food Initiative goal of promoting a nutritious, sustainable food supply.
"Bending the curve" on climate change
Renowned atmospheric scientist V. Ramanathan of UC San Diego's Scripps Institution of Oceanography explains how the state of California and the UC system together can lead the charge through the Carbon Neutrality Initiative and ‘bend the curve’ in global warming.
Bold Solutions: UC Global Food Initiative
The University of California Global Food Initiative addresses one of the critical issues of our time: how to sustainably and nutritiously feed a growing world population.
Can we change the microbiome of the UC system?
UCSF’s new Healthy Beverage Initiative, which has phased out the sale of sugar-sweetened beverages at UCSF, is setting an example for efforts to improve health throughout UC and beyond.
Yummiest avocado ever?
Known as the "Avocado Queen," Mary Lu Arpaia leads the avocado breeding program at UC Riverside. Her task: build a better avocado, enhance avocado consumption in the U.S. and help sustain the California avocado industry.