Education

UC proposes plan to grow online curriculum

UC undergraduates would have dozens of new online courses to choose from over the next few years under an initiative proposed by UC leaders.
Georges Van Den Abbeele

New humanities dean brings eclectic background to the job

Georges Van Den Abbeele, a polyglot and digital champion with roots on two continents, truly is a citizen of the world.
James Nowick

Online chemistry lectures find worldwide audience

"Open Chemistry" opens the virtual lecture hall to anyone -- for free.
Lab coat with stethoscope

A prescription for increasing diversity

UC medical schools make progress in attracting underrepresented minority students.

Online education seen as key part of curriculum

Course catalog could comprise as much as 11 percent of undergrad curriculum over the next five years.

Online ed aims to meet undergrads' needs

Report highlights development of for-credit courses as part of the undergraduate curriculum.

Medical students learn through song

UCSF pathologist uses power of song to teach hard-to-learn facts

Online program gains momentum

UC Online transcends the classroom environment with additional courses available to UC and non-UC students.

Study abroad still fresh at 50

UC Education Abroad Program introduces shorter sessions to increase accessibility for students yearning for the study abroad experience.

UC-led institutes help high schoolers ‘nail algebra’

Program develops courses that prepare teens for the rigors of college while teaching trade skills at the same time.

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