Education

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.

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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.

Calibaja UC Mexico

UC San Diego and Baja California institutions launch CaliBaja Education Consortium

Researchers and students work together in the region they share.

Brittany Hosea-Small

Talking science with the fluidity of Pixar

Ph.D. student Sara ElShafie works with Pixar story artists to help her fellow scientists better communicate.

Jesse Abrams UC Santa Cruz Freedom Coalition

From student to modern-day abolitionist

UC Santa Cruz organization founded and run by students helps free slave laborers.

UC Riverside Mellon Mays

UC Riverside’s first student cohort of Mellon Mays fellows to graduate

Program helps diversify faculty and research by mentoring undergrads.

UC Berkeley puberty brain

Science shows for the first time how puberty makes learning harder

Parents who think a switch is flipped: read this.

UC Santa Cruz first generation

UC Santa Cruz to launch first-generation faculty campaign

College access must expand beyond the elite in order to reach the country's potential, remarks campus leader.

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