April 08, 2014
Four young men who have been paralyzed for years achieved groundbreaking progress — moving their legs — as a result of epidural electrical stimulation of the spinal cord.
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April 22, 2014
UC Riverside professor reflects on the life and work of the acclaimed Latin American author.
April 22, 2014
In the first global snapshot of its kind, a team of Scripps Institution of Oceanography researchers has shown how overfishing impacts coral reef health.
April 17, 2014
UC Santa Cruz alum is behind a site that fuels comparison shopping for pricey college textbooks.
- Chili peppers: born in Mexico
- Researchers melt snow to see climate change impacts
- Software accurately predicts student test performance
Arts & Humanities
- Library gets digital archive of farm worker movement
- Remembering lives lost
- In dust of WWII camps, Japanese culture blossomed
Students & Alumni
- Alum wins Boston Marathon
- Saving diabetics from blindness in post-conflict Libya
- Whatever floats their boat
Faculty & Staff
- Historian wins Pulitzer Prize for second time
- Guggenheim fellowships go to 15 UC researchers, artists
- A mission of nutrition, a wardrobe of fruits and veggies
Despite their simple marine forms, jellies may provide answers to complex environmental questions.
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.
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.
Explore how the the nature of highly seasonal rainfall cycles and periodic fires create conditions that have shaped Mediterranean climate ecosystems.
April 18, 2014
Preliminary data reveal record-high admissions for freshman class, including more Californians and more Latinos.
April 02, 2014
President Napolitano sent a letter this week to low-income California students who scored well on PSAT tests, encouraging them to take rigorous courses and pursue a college education.
March 28, 2014
Dwaine Duckett, UC’s vice president for human resources, released a statement about the contract ratification by members of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME).
March 25, 2014
UC President Janet Napolitano comments on the departure of CFO Peter Taylor.