UC Irvine first-gen

... got the T-shirt

Professor (and alum) Glenda Flores wants her first-generation students to know that she’s been there and done that.

UC Berkeley roommates

A ‘fast friendship’ that took 16 years — and admission to Berkeley — to happen

Two freshmen realize they have a connection that goes back a generation.

Buddhist monks UC Merced

Summer school for Buddhist monks

Researchers engage in the scientific method at Indian monasteries.

UC Janet Napolitano

'Moving in the right direction'

President Napolitano reflects on facilitating diversity at the Women’s Symposium of the Ron Brown Business and Economic Summit in Oakland.

UC Berkeley C letter

Give me a C! New students break world record

School spirit has never been this impressive — just ask the Guinness Book of World Records.

University of California eclipse

UC ‘eclipse addicts’ are ready for the big day

“This is something you will not forget to your dying day.”

skill sleep UCSF

Want to learn a new skill? Get some sleep

Faced with a new task, your brain adapts by rewiring itself as you snooze.

UC Irvine humanities

Opening the doors of the humanities to the public

Doctoral students share their expertise with the community in a new fellowship program.

Rios Oxnard

‘The At-Promise population’

Victor Rios develops a uniquely personal enrichment program for underserved students.

UC Riverside first-generation faculty

‘First-gen faculty’ campaign highlights professors who are the first in their families to attend college

Eighty-eight professors have self-identifed as first-generation so far, as a new campaign takes off on campus.

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