Janet Napolitano gives her first impressions after two weeks in office and several campus visits. Read President Napolitano's note and view a slide show from her first visits.
Nearly 1,000 people have made a promise, attracting more than 3,000 donations to UC's systemwide crowd-funding campaign. Read about the promises, and how you can contribute.
Chancellors and other senior leaders are participating in Achieve UC, an effort to inspire young people in low-income communities to see themselves as college material — and give them practical support to help them realize those ambitions. Read about Achieve UC.
Randy W. Schekman, professor of molecular and cell biology at UC Berkeley and UCLA alumnus, has won the 2013 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. Read about Schekman and his role in revealing the machinery that regulates the transport and secretion of proteins in our cells.
Diana Dooley, California Health Secretary, discussed the state's health care marketplace with UC employees earlier this month. Read about Dooley's comments on Covered California.
More Systemwide News
- Bond sale restructures UC debt, saves more than $1 billion
- California to create quake early warning system
Read more news at UC Newsroom
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.
Suzanne Cross's vacation in South Africa left an indelible mark that spurred her to forge a lasting connection with one of its rural schools. Read about her efforts to improve its quality of life.
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