Whirlwind tour of spirituality

Students, faculty and staff explore the world’s great faith — and non-faith — traditions.

Undergrad research opportunities address social issues

More than half of all UC undergrads work on research projects while at UC, an experience that can be transformative.

Mental toll of 'tiger parenting'

Authoritarian parenting aims for children's success — but often results in depression, anxiety and poor social skills.

Punching the time clock

Poverty risk for state's temp workers

Temporary employees, from landscapers to programmers, are more likely to receive government assistance such as food stamps or Medicaid.

Parents are happier people

Psychologists from UC Riverside, Stanford and the University of British Columbia find that parents experience greater happiness and meaning in life than nonparents.