Campuses & Locations

Jazz legends named professors

Herbie Hancock and Wayne Shorter will mentor select students in Herb Alpert School of Music.

Genes help overfill the jeans

Don't blame just the burger and fries: Genetics does play a role in obesity.
UC Berkeley |

Exocomets may be as common as exoplanets

Which, according to astronomer Barry Welsh's research, may be pretty common indeed.
UC San Francisco |

Are residencies the future of nurse practitioner training?

UCSF-UCLA partnership offers both hands-on learning for students and benefits for community clinics.
UC Santa Barbara |

Diabetes culprit: cells, not genes

Researchers, aided by computer modeling, eye cell metabolism as trigger for type 2 diabetes.
UC Davis |

Low wages linked to hypertension

UC Davis study finds an especially strong link among women and younger workers.
UC Irvine |

'Fountain of youth' gene?

Gene variant linked to active personality traits also may be key to human longevity.

Further evidence of a link between pesticides and Parkinson's

Study suggests new target in fight against debilitating neurodegenerative disease.
UC Irvine |

Mobile app targets elder abuse

'Cheat sheet' helps law enforcement with this growing problem.
UC Office of the President |

UC campuses deemed top value among public colleges

Eight University of California campuses were among Kiplinger Personal Finance magazine's top 100 Best Values in Public Colleges for 2013.The magazine looked at various measures of academic quality — including test scores and four-year graduation…
UC Office of the President |

UC campuses deemed top value among public colleges

Kiplinger ranks eight campuses in 2013's annual assessment of academic quality and affordability.
UC San Francisco |

Singing professor offers musical lectures for medical students

UCSF pathologist uses power of song to teach hard-to-learn facts