Education

Three nursing team members on the streets near Civic Center

Nursing the streets

Students in the nursing program provide essential ‘bridge care’ to people experiencing homelessness.

Children raising their hands

Are students breathing good air?

A new study from Berkeley Lab/UC Davis finds many California classrooms don't have sufficient ventilation.

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California students to get later school start, thanks to UC Berkeley alum

Two alums played a crucial role in the development of a new law that pushed back California school start times.

Student veterans hanging out at the resource center

Former Navy jet tech takes student veterans under her wing

UC San Diego’s Student Veterans Resource Center serves diverse military-connected students.

Woman writing on a board

10 tips for creating a meaningful second career

Looking for a career change? Reentering the workforce after taking time off? Here's how to navigate the process.

Rene Amel Peralta and sister at graduation

From a life in poverty to a career in medicine, thanks to DACA

UC Irvine alum Rene Amel Peralta wants to serve his community as a physician. That dream will be in jeopardy if the DACA program ends.

Tired student doing homework

Using stimulants to cram for exams ruins sleep and doesn't help test scores

Students looking to gain an academic edge by taking Adderall and other stimulants will find it backfires.

Group of women in STEM

Everyone stumbles. The trick is getting back up.

Real-world advice from some trailblazing first-gen women in STEM.

Frustrated young child

Dyslexia, other learning challenges are focus of new $20M initiative

UCSF and UC Berkeley join forces to understand dyslexia and other specific neurodevelopmental differences that impact learning.

Young woman with orange hair studying

8 tips to hack college

Starting college can feel overwhelming, but with a few simple tips you'll soon be right at home.

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