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Explore the new UC Food Observer blog

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Developed as part of UC's Global Food Initiative, the new blog features must-read news on food policy, nutrition, agriculture and more.

UC in the news

As Brown and Napolitano meet, a look back at UC's historic autonomy

Tuesday, January 27, 2015


Some are calling this week's meeting on the university's cost structure between Gov. Jerry Brown and UC President Janet Napolitano historic because UC has an unusual amount of autonomy for a state school.

Life at UC

Why science needs art Video: Why science needs art

UC Santa Cruz's Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz gives us a glimpse of how he visualizes his research. Since much of what he studies is abstract calculations and theories, he shows us how important it is to have visuals to both explain and comprehend his work.

Tools and Services

Sexual violence prevention and response
Addressing Sexual Violence

Get information about support services, your responsibilities as a UC community member, and more.


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Medical benefits videos

Learn about HMOs, PPOs, UC's medical plans and how to be a good benefits consumer.

Working at UC

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Career Tracks

Find out about UC's new systemwide job classification system for staff.