UC Merced sweep

Startups poised to make strides for local economy

UC Merced's Venture Lab incubates two companies committed to the San Joaquin Valley.

UC San Diego retina nanoimplant

New nano-implant could one day help restore sight

High-tech, high resolution prosthesis is a major step toward functional vision.

Lynda UC Santa Barbara Venky Awards

Lynda.com co-founder honored

Former UCLA faculty member honored by UC Santa Barbara for online learning business, sold to LinkedIn for $1.5 B.


Feeding right-brain innovation

How the arts and humanities are driving entrepreneurial creativity.

UC San Diego looking glass

Through the looking glass

New business launched by alum helps the visually impaired navigate the world.

UC Santa Cruz diversity

Diversity, inclusivity key to a growing economy

America may be polarized but untapped economic opportunity awaits in inclusion, research finds.

Silicon Valley leaders

Silicon Valley thought leaders buoy ‘I am a UC Entrepreneur’ campaign

The UC startup community gets a seat at the table with top venture capitalists.

UC Merced coffee

The next Silicon Valley?

UC Merced’s Venture Lab nurtures San Joaquin Valley startups to help the entire region grow.

UC San Diego moon beer

Can you brew beer on the moon?

Engineering students are preparing to test the viability of yeast in space in a fun way.

UC Merced

A standout among standouts

UC lauded as the only university among Top 100 Global Innovators.