Honors & awards

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UC rising stars make Forbes 30 Under 30 list

Forty with ties to the University of California recognized by the magazine as young leaders in their fields.

Mystic Ark

UC Riverside professor receives highest medievalist honor

Professor of medieval art history Conrad Rudolph named a Fellow of The Medieval Academy of America.

Last Day of Freedom

Film by UC Santa Cruz art professor nominated for Academy Award

UC Santa Cruz alumnus Steve Mirrione also receives Oscar nomination in film editing.

Christopher Costello

Winning an 'Ocean Oscar'

UC Santa Barbara professor receives a prestigious Peter Benchley Ocean Award for his work on sustainable fisheries.

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Music professor tapped for National Council on the Humanities

President Obama will nominate UC Riverside's Deborah Wong for the National Council on the Humanities.

UC Merced Hypercats Design Team

Student team makes the cut in global ‘hyperloop’ competition

UC Merced student engineers invited to international transportation design competition.

3 UC professors win national medals for science and technology

White House awards country's highest honors to Berkeley Lab, UC Berkeley and UC Santa Barbara researchers.

CRISPR named Science's Breakthrough of 2015

Science magazine names CRISPR ‘Breakthrough of the Year’

Genome-editing technology invented at UC Berkeley is year’s top innovation.

UC's top 10 stories of 2015

From expanding enrollment to tackling climate change, 2015 was a big year for the University of California.

UC campuses among top 'best values' in 2016 Kiplinger rankings

UC campuses among top 'best values' in 2016 Kiplinger rankings

Eight ranked in top 100 for public universities.