UC Davis driverless cars

How driverless cars will change travel

Transportation expert Lewis Fulton weighs in on what roads will look like five, 10, even 20 years from now.

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SF Mayor Ed Lee never forgot his Berkeley roots

The late Ed Lee worked alongside his graduate alma mater to tackle the challenges facing the city.

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US retail jobs are bad — but it doesn’t have to stay that way

A new book compares working conditions in the US with other countries.

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How climate denial blogs undermine scientific understanding

A lack of scientific rigor can spread like wildfire online, hurting public perception of climate change.

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We'll always have ‘Casablanca’

As the beloved film turns 75, a scholar reflects on its enduring relevance.

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Homeless and Hunger Awareness Week empowers students to help needy

The nationwide event inspires students to embrace public service here at home.

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UC seeks applicants for its Free Speech Fellowship Program

Fellows selected by the National Center for Free Speech and Civic Engagement will lead the way on issues related to the First Amendment.

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Stress and resilience among Mexican-origin families in California

New research hopes to improve the health of more than 40 percent of the state's population.

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Presidential Public Service fellows embrace life in the public sector

Twenty-seven undergrads take on the challenges of public service in Sacramento and Washington DC.

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Understudied racial minority groups show alarmingly high rates of obesity and diabetes

A new study highlights major health problems affecting historically ignored racial groups.

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