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Deadline today at 5 p.m. for open enrollment health plan changes

Nov 24, 2015 Today, Tuesday, Nov. 24, is the last day of Open Enrollment.

In support of social justice, committee seeks nominations for Tony Hill award

Nov 24, 2015 The award will be presented at the 32nd annual Martin Luther King Jr. Convocation in February. Nominations will be accepted until January 11.

Community Crime Bulletin - Kidnapping, robbery, assault with a deadly weapon

Nov 24, 2015 The UC Santa Cruz Police Department is asking for assistance from witnesses and the community in identifying the suspects involved in the early morning kidnapping, robbery, assault, battery, and false imprisonment of UC Santa Cruz students.

UC Santa Cruz ranked second for research influence in world university rankings

Nov 23, 2015 Published as part of the THE World University Rankings 2015-16, the analysis measured overall research influence based on the average number of citations per paper.

Building the UC Santa Cruz alumni community

Nov 23, 2015 With 100,000 alumni around the world, UC Santa Cruz is the hub of a powerful network that can connect recent graduates with established alumni.

Holiday Open House and 50th Anniversary Celebration

Nov 20, 2015 Chancellor George Blumenthal and his wife, Professor Kelly Weisberg, invite faculty, staff and friends to join together in a special holiday gathering on Tuesday, December 15, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Porter College Dining Hall.

Campus civility in the midst of turmoil

Nov 19, 2015 Let us make the conscious choice to seek common ground, to forge understanding, and to cultivate compassion.

Library signs lease with Cafe Brasil for Global Village Cafe

Nov 19, 2015 The menu will be based on Cafe Brasil's "Amazon Juices" concept in Capitola, which includes juices, smoothies, acai bowls, hot sandwiches, salads, and rice bowls.

Campus fills eight UC Presidential chairs in support of research mission

Nov 19, 2015 The eight new chairs - in everything from screenwriting to open-source software - bring the campus total to 30.

Faye Crosby wins Society of Justice Research Lifetime Achievement Award

Nov 19, 2015 Psychology professor and Cowell College Provost Faye Crosby will receive the 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award from the International Society of Justice Research.

Youth Success Campaign: November 1-30

Nov 18, 2015 We are asking all UC Santa Cruz employees to use this season of giving to focus on Youth Success and support the following local organizations:

Dancing biologist finds inspiration in both art and science

Nov 18, 2015 For Xochitl Clare it’s easy to see a link between a 4,000-pound pinniped and a boisterous form of Cuban dance — a very real relationship between art and science.

EPA recognizes dining’s waste reduction efforts

Nov 17, 2015 The campus achieved impressive source reduction of wasted food through a variety of approaches involving both staff and students.

Slug Support seeks donations to benefit students in need

Nov 17, 2015 Slug Support, the new initiative program working under the Dean of Students Office, is seeking the help of faculty and staff at UCSC.

Community Crime Bulletin - Auto Thefts and Prowls in Parking Lots

Nov 14, 2015 The UC Santa Cruz Police Department is seeking the community's assistance in obtaining leads or other information that may lead to the identification of those responsible for auto thefts and auto prowls/burglaries that occurred in campus parking lots this past week.

Alumni Profile / 1991: Melissa Nelson: Revitalizing native cultures

Nov 13, 2015 Melissa Nelson believes the best ways to teach Native American youth about their cultural past is through their hearts and minds, as well as their stomachs.

UCSC Arboretum appoints Martin Quigley as director of gardens and grounds

Nov 12, 2015 Quigley was previously a professor of botany and director of the Chester M. Alter Arboretum at the University of Denver.

Women's volleyball, soccer teams to compete in NCAA championship

Nov 10, 2015 The UC Santa Cruz women's volleyball and soccer teams are headed to the NCAA Division III championships.

CARE office provides confidential advocacy in cases of sexual violence

Nov 10, 2015 CARE is the advocacy office at UC Santa Cruz, providing support and resources for survivors of sexual assault, dating/domestic violence, and stalking.

Annual Giving Tree Program

Nov 10, 2015 The Student Volunteer Center (SVC) is pleased to announce its annual Giving Tree Program, which is designed to help collect gifts for children in the Santa Cruz Community.

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