Education

Professor Arturo Arias UC Merced

Two UC Merced professors named campus's first MacArthur Chairs

Internationally recognized scholars granted the opportunity to pursue new horizons in humanities research.

Sang-Hee Lee UC Riverside

Anthropologist pens a best-seller in South Korea

A UC Riverside professor has won celebrity and acclaim with her book on evolutionary history, "Human Origins."

Mobile use online

Many low-income students use only their phone to get online

A UC Irvine researcher explores the effects unequally distributed online access.

UC Riverside hackathon winners

'Uber for Tutors' helps students learn on demand

Two UC Riverside undergrads who won world's largest education hackathon debut their app on Apple and Google stores.

UC Santa Barbara Alzheimer's book

The brain game

A new book by UC Santa Barbara's Kenneth S. Kosik offers strategies for reducing the risk of Alzheimer’s disease.

Gender gap in STEM UC Santa Barbara

The STEM gender gap is not where you think

A UC Santa Barbara professor seeks to explain why certain countries are more likely to see women in STEM than others.

Successful anti-bullying program identified by UCLA

Study shows Finnish model focused on bystanders is very effective.

Gradescope startup

Gradescope: taking the pain out of grading

A startup founded at UC Berkeley that helps teachers streamline the evaluation process is being used at over 120 schools.

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

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

young woman reading book

UC tests ways to support year-round study

By making summer session more affordable, three UC campuses aim to help students take greater advantage of the academic off-season.

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