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Pension contributions increasing July 1

Pension contribution

Employees will pay 5 percent of pay and UC will pay 10 percent for pension benefits beginning July 1, 2012. Read more about UC Retirement plan contributions.


Presidentís leadership medal awarded to
UC Haiti Initiative

President's medal awarded to UC Haiti Initiative

The student-led group active on all 10 campuses is the winner of the UC Presidentís Award for Outstanding Student Leadership. Read more about the UC Haiti Initiative and the award.


Regents confirm Pradeep K. Khosla as next UC San Diego chancellor

Pradeep K. Khosia

Pradeep K. Khosla, dean of the Collegeg of Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University will succeed Marye Anne Fox as San Diegoís chancellor beginning Aug. 1. Read more about Khosla.

Kathy Barton of UC Riverside named Staff Advisor-designate

Deborah Freedman Lusting

UC President Mark G. Yudof selected Riverside School of Medicine staffer to be the newest Staff Advisor to the Regents. Read more about Kathy Barton.



Still time to comment on report on protests

Protest Report

Faculty and staff who wish to comment on the draft report on UCís response to protests can read the report and/or make comments here.



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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.

Computer specialist broadens horizons for campus, students with disabilities

Joshua Hori

Joshua Hori is helping students, faculty and staff at UC and beyond discover new technologies that can help them succeed in the classroom. Read more about Joshua Hori.

UC Santa Barbara prof puts lens on
juvenile justice

Richard Ross

Through photographs and interviews, Richard Ross brings attention to the explosive growth in juvenile incarceration. Read an interview with Richard Ross.

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