Education

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.

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.

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