April 2, 2020
Are you wondering how long COVID-restrictions have to last in order to curtail the pandemic? Three researchers crunch the numbers.
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Inside Higher Ed
April 7, 2020
Now is the time to invest even more in it, write UC President Janet Napolitano and UC Health Executive Vice President Dr. Carrie L. Byington in a new op-ed.
March 31, 2020
The number of critically ill patients on site has not surged, said Jahan Fahimi, medical director of the emergency department at UC San Francisco's Parnassus campus. “Something is working.”
The New York Times
March 30, 2020
A filing on Friday urged the Supreme Court to consider the nearly 27,000 young undocumented immigrants known as Dreamers who work in health care, many on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic.
- UC launches grant program to spur urgently needed COVID-19 research
- A moment of celebration as hundreds of new UC doctors join a workforce that needs them now more than ever
- Creating an early alert system for COVID-19
- Study: Aggressive lockdowns need to last more than six weeks to contain COVID-19
- UC temporarily eases admissions requirements in response to educational disruptions
- Coronavirus is making young adults sick — and spreading through them
- Free tools, teacher resources for distance learning in math
- UC San Diego engineers and doctors team up to retrofit and 3-D print ventilators
- Study reveals how long COVID-19 remains infectious on cardboard, metal and plastic
- Students: Here’s why YOU should fill out the census
- UC Health launches clinical trials to assess antiviral drug for COVID-19
- How different societies react to pandemics
- UCLA Anderson Forecast announces arrival of 2020 recession in revision of earlier forecast
- Coronavirus response a ‘vast experiment’ that’s changing U.S. workplaces
- Why experts are urging social distancing to combat coronavirus outbreak
- On the front lines of developing a test for the coronavirus
- Popular painkiller ibuprofen affects liver enzymes in mice
- Researchers forge a new weapon to fight parasites and other infections
- Walking through ancient Egypt with 3-D technology
- Overcoming the ‘us vs. them’ mentality
April 6, 2020
Today, the University of California Health will begin to distribute daily updates via its @UofCAHealth Twitter account about SARS-CoV-2 testing volume, the number of positive tests and age distribution of confirmed cases gathered from its five medical centers across the state.
April 1, 2020
The University of California acted last night (March 31) to implement temporary measures which relax undergraduate admissions requirements for students looking to enroll at UC for fall 2020 and future years as applicable. These measures will help mitigate some of the extraordinary challenges students and their families face in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.
March 27, 2020
University of California President Janet Napolitano issued today (March 27) a statement on the $2 trillion bipartisan CARES Act.
March 17, 2020
University of California President Janet Napolitano today (Mar. 17) sent the following letter to the UC community about COVID-19.
How to answer UC's Personal Insight Questions
About to start the Personal Insight Questions for the UC undergraduate application? Here are some helpful tips on what the questions are about and what they cover.
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Sustainable Agriculture Education Association conference overview
UC Santa Cruz’s Center for Agroecology & Sustainable Food Systems, with support from the UC Global Food Initiative, hosted the Sustainable Agriculture Education Association national conference, highlighting hands-on educational efforts that bridge scientific and social issues.
Take a tour of your thoughts with the 'Glass Brain'
The Glass Brain is kind of like it sounds. It’s a colorful, 3-D window into all the mysterious activities that light up the brain.