Launch Academy UCLA

Giving LA youngsters a math and science boost

In partnership with a local church, new UC summer program offers free, world-class math and science instruction, right in the community’s backyard.

Oscar nominees

No surprise that #OscarsSoWhite is trending again

Lack of diversity in Academy Award nominations is a pattern, say researchers at UCLA's Bunche Center, which tracks the entertainment industry.

UCLA health sisters

Sisters become doctors, lawyers after childhood of farm labor

Five first-generation students earn degrees and pursue a life of public service through UC.

Karthick Ramakrishnan

New report points to racial disparities in political participation in California

Latinos and Asian Americans are the most adversely affected, UC Riverside assessment finds.

UC Riverside Asian American businesses

Asian-owned firms growing faster, generating higher revenues

UC Riverside analysis finds businesses play outsized role in national, state and inland economies.

Katherine Whittaker Ferrara, distinguished professor of biomedical engineering

4 innovative women engineers tell their stories

Celebrate National Women in Engineering Day with UC Davis faculty.

UC Davis gender gap video games

Study takes on gender performance gap in online video games

Fewer women are gamers than men, but does that mean there's a difference in ability? UC Davis finds out.

UCSF Oliver Bishop

Free to be He, She, They

UCSF’s pioneering Child and Adolescent Gender Center is helping a growing number of families with gender identity.

UC Davis mobile apps

UC Davis: In an app store near you

These entrepreneurial graduates mix mobile innovation with public service.

UC Merced campus

Dedicated student breaks ground with Ph.D., autism research

UC Merced's first African American doctoral graduate balances research with parenting two autistic sons.

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