Politics & public policy

UC Merced in-home parenting study

UC Merced study: In-home parent training levels field for low-income kids

New research shows home visits by trainers can close cognitive development gaps.

UCLA Federal Reserve

Cautious optimism for California and the nation

A UCLA forecast expects continued growth for the U.S. economy, and even more rapid growth statewide.

Wendell Lim UCSF

UCSF schools lead nation in NIH biomedical research funding

UC San Francisco's four schools receive the highest awards for the third year in a row.

Anthony James UC Irvine mosquito research

Stopping malaria … one mosquito at a time

UC Irvine and UC San Diego scientists have found a way to curb mosquito-borne diseases - possibly including Zika.

Mrak Hall UC Davis

UC Davis generates $8.1 billion in statewide economic activity

A new report also shows the university supports 72,000 jobs.

UCLA water treatment Cohen

UCLA participates in today's White House Water Summit

Expert on sustainability represents campus as part of United Nations World Water Day.

Alice Wong UCSF

Alice Wong wins national disabilities organization award

UC San Francisco staff research associate and creator of the Disability Visibility Project receives a prestigious award for her advocacy.

UC Berkeley gifted students

A nation at risk – how gifted, low-income kids are left behind

A UC Berkeley professor argues early support for students in underserved communities can have a major payoff.

Alternative fuels UC Davis study

Moving beyond the 'fuel du jour'

Alternative fuel hype delivers excitement but not sales. A UC Davis professor examines what a massive shift to low-carbon vehicles will take.

UCLA recycled water

Recycled water is good for your health, UCLA researchers say

Smart water use is increasingly urgent - that's why findings from a new study on recycled H2O are so critical.