Mystic Ark

UC Riverside professor receives highest medievalist honor

Professor of medieval art history Conrad Rudolph named a Fellow of The Medieval Academy of America.

Herb Alpert School of Music

First music school established in the UC system

The UC Board of Regents formally approves the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music.

Last Day of Freedom

Film by UC Santa Cruz art professor nominated for Academy Award

UC Santa Cruz alumnus Steve Mirrione also receives Oscar nomination in film editing.

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.

Goodbye jobs, hello ‘gigs': Nunberg’s Word of the Year

The word that's re-emerged with the decline of the traditional American job.

Taiko drumming

Music professor tapped for National Council on the Humanities

President Obama will nominate UC Riverside's Deborah Wong for the National Council on the Humanities.

Santa vs. super heroes

Santa vs. superheroes

UC Irvine physics professor compares St. Nick’s powers to those of traditional caped crusaders.

One professor’s top holiday movies

One professor’s top holiday movies

UC Riverside media and cultural studies professor Derek Burrill offers his favorites. Warning: Not all these films are reindeer approved.

UC Merced quad

‘My Merced’ captures UC Merced’s spirit in song

Award-winning composer Jimmy Dunne composes campus’ official alma mater.

Final volume of Mark Twain’s autobiography now on shelves

Famed writer mandated that his autobiography remain unpublished for a century after his death.

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