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.

UC San Diego climate change

How to talk about climate change so people will act

Want to motivate individuals to stop global warming? UC San Diego research points to a successful strategy.

Sesame Riverside

Children trust ‘smart’ characters on television

New UC Riverside study finds that figures viewed as clever help preschoolers model problem-solving behavior.