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.

Zero carbon conference UC Santa Barbara

How a (nearly) zero-carbon conference can be a better conference

Borrowing a page from Netflix can help slash university emissions by as much as a third.

child memories UC Davis

Remembrance of things past

Being able to reflect on our own memories improves through adolescence, boosting learning ability and IQ.

UC Berkeley forecasting

Predicting the future with the wisdom of crowds

A training that makes people 'superforecasters' yields surprisingly effective results.

UC Davis Article 26 backpack

A matter of rights

Professor helps refugees reclaim one of their basic human rights — an education.

UCLA student group

Students of all races feel safer in ethnically diverse middle schools, new report says

Groundbreaking study shows diversity's wide range of benefits in education.

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