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President Yudof discusses November tax initiative, UC's future

The California Dream

UC President Mark Yudof talks about Gov. Jerry Brown's November tax measure and what's at stake for the university.

Watch the televised interview.


UC hospitals rank among nation's best

UC again has the West's top two hospitals and all five medical centers rank among the nation's best, according to U.S. News & World Report.

Read about the rankings.


Higgs Boson: UC physicists mattered in historic search

UC scientists spearheaded key experiments in what some call the "Holy Grail" discovery in physics a new particle that may prove to be the long-sought Higgs boson.

Read about their work.

Regents endorse Gov. Brown's tax measure

The Board of Regents calls Gov. Jerry Brown's tax initiative the best option for the university that allows it to avoid a mid-year increase in mandatory systemwide student charges and protect the quality of UC.

Read about their vote.


UC Retirement Plan contributions increasing July 1

Aimee Dorr

Faculty, staff and UC began contributing more to the UC Retirement Plan on July 1.

Read about the new contribution rates.


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People Who Make A Difference

Across UC, staff and faculty make a difference on the job and in their free time. Read about a few of their latest contributions.

Prof takes on global health crisis, one toothbrush at a time

UC Berkeley Professor Karen Sokal-Gutierrez

UC Berkeley Professor Karen Sokal-Gutierrez is providing dental care and nutrition education to communities around the world.

Read about her oral health and nutrition project.

Scientist praised for lifetime achievement in mentoring

Arthur Weiss

Arthur Weiss has shepherded and shaped the careers of many over the years at UCSF.

Read about his commitment to mentoring scientists.

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