UC Merced Obama Yosemite

UC Merced students welcome Obama family to Yosemite

Campus rangers represent the park and its programming for the first family.

UC Davis mobile apps

UC Davis: In an app store near you

These entrepreneurial graduates mix mobile innovation with public service.

UC Davis SJV Prime Revisit Day

Medical students reach out to create a healthier valley

A UC collaboration brings together future physicians to help underserved communities.

UC Davis Mariah Watson

A pathbreaker with a passion to lead

UC Davis' first black female student body president advocates for minority issues while uniting students around shared concerns.

UCLA freshman survey

How freshmen have changed in the past 50 years

Over the course of a 15 million student survey, a UCLA professor finds reasons for optimism.

UC Santa Cruz Page and Eloise Smith Scholastic Society

A helping hand for students without families at UC Santa Cruz

Smith Renaissance Society founder talks with two group alumni about their experiences and his next project.

UC-Mexico binational education

USMEX releases preliminary findings of binational education study

UC San Diego, Tijuana researchers survey largest sample of students in cross-border region to date.

UC Berkeley Dajanaye Sheri Adrow-Hubbard

Student parent graduates, her son by her side

Dajanaye Adrow-Hubbard wants to inspire others to pursue higher education, just as she did at UC Berkeley with her family.

UC Merced's Yuriana Aguilar

Undocumented student makes history with Ph.D.

UC Merced's Yuriana Aguilar wants to bring her cutting-edge cardiac research to the Central Valley.

Helicopter parents UC Merced

New book shows pros and cons of 'helicopter parenting'

A UC Merced professor explores the ramifications of this hands-on approach to raising kids.