History

UCSF microscope HIV

How UC faced down a global pandemic

UCLA and UCSF doctors fought HIV from its earliest beginnings. Now, they are beginning to speak of a cure.

Muir shelter

Uncovering the mystery of John Muir’s Sierra Nevada hut

A remarkable hike sent Doug Harnsberger on a quest to make the shelter become a National Historic Landmark.

Henry Kelly UCLA

Giving the devil his due

In a new book, biblical scholar Henry Kelly says the devil is not who you think he is.

Ralph Bunche hero image

Ralph Bunche: The peacemaker

How UC legend Ralph Bunche brokered peace.

150 UC

What it means to be boldly Californian

Look back on 150 years of amazing discoveries, students and visionaries that helped make UC what it is today in a new video.

1870 female students

UC celebrates 150 years of pioneering a better future

Reflecting on a century and a half of life at the world's most renowned public university.

Whittier fire UCLA

UCLA research puts wildfire risk into historic context

Western U.S. precipitation extremes are closely aligned with the region’s past, a new study shows.

Bob Dylan archive UC Santa Cruz

UC Santa Cruz music alumnus lands job as head archivist of Bob Dylan Archive

Alum will help build the world's leading academic resource on the artist.

UC Santa Barbara tea

How tea shaped the modern world

Historian traces tea’s journey across the globe as a commodity and a tool of the British Empire.

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.

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