UC Davis Carolyn Thomas

UC first-generation faculty to students: You’ve got this and we’re here to help

Mentorship program connects students who are the first in the family to college with faculty who have walked in their shoes.

UC Merced enrollment

Record-breaking class pushes UC Merced enrollment near 8,000

The young campus is now the fastest-growing university in the nation.

UC Berkeley undoc and unafraid rally

Undocumented programs offer students a lifeline in an uncertain era

Support services established across all UC campuses are offering critical resources.

Ruben Maldonado UC Santa Barbara

He put five kids through college. Now it's his turn

A father makes the transition from late-blooming transfer to ‘model student/scholar.'

UCLA DACA letter

UC leaders: Grants are available to help DACA holders pay for a permit renewal — but you must act quickly

Mission Asset Fund has made $500,000 available to help those whose DACA permit expires before March 5, 2018 to renew by the Oct. 5 deadline. It’s the best way to ensure two more years of protection against deportation.

DACA UC lawsuit

University of California files suit to block Trump administration from ending DACA

The lawsuit is the first to be filed by a university seeking to stop the Trump administration from rescinding DACA.

UC Irvine first-gen

... got the T-shirt

Professor (and alum) Glenda Flores wants her first-generation students to know that she’s been there and done that.

Latina health cultural context

Seeing health in a cultural context

Belinda Campos' studies find the Latino approach to relationships reduces anxiety, among other benefits.

Secret Life of Muslims web series Linda Sarsour

'The Secret Life of Muslims' earns Emmy, Peabody nods

From when you wear a hijab to getting typecast as a terrorist, the web series invites viewers into Muslim American life.

UC Janet Napolitano

'Moving in the right direction'

President Napolitano reflects on facilitating diversity at the Women’s Symposium of the Ron Brown Business and Economic Summit in Oakland.

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