In the News

  • Debt 'swaps' avoid risk, save money

    San Francisco Chronicle

    Interest rate swaps have saved UC more than $40 million and helped protect university from investment volatility.
  • Keep public universities public


    UCLA Chancellor Gene Block was one of eight experts asked by Time magazine to share their ideas for improving higher education in the magazine's Oct. 29 issue.
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    Apply to UC

    Fall 2013 cycle is now open. Deadline is Nov. 30 — get your application ready!
  • Students try to engineer plastic-eating bugs

    Sacramento Bee

    Young researchers have spent the summer at UC Davis' Genome Center working on what they hope will one day be the answer to cleaning up the world's landfills.
  • Ask a scientist

    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

    Got questions about droughts, heat waves, extreme weather, and climate change? Ask a Berkeley Lab scientist!