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UC System to Adopt Policies for Responsible Use of Artificial Intelligence

The University of California (UC) System recently announced it will adopt policies that promote the responsible use of artificial intelligence (AI). These include the...

University of California System Embeds DEI Practices in its Investment Strategies

Despite the numerous efforts colleges and universities have undertaken to increase diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) on their campuses, endowment fund investments often remain...

University of California San Diego Offers COVID-19 Testing Via Vending Machines

The University of California (UC) San Diego reopened for the winter term this week with several vending machines across campus that contain free coronavirus...

University of California Merced Investigating Professor’s Anti-Semitic Tweets

University of California (UC) Merced School of Engineering Professor Abbas Ghassemi is under investigation after posting several now-deleted anti-Semitic tweets, school officials confirmed last...

Auditor’s Report Finds UC System Used Unfair Admissions

For six years, the University of California (UC) admitted dozens of students based on wealthy donations and personal connections to university staff, according to...

Free Speech Center Launches Publication About First Amendment Issues in Higher...

In December 2019, the University of California (UC) National Center for Free Speech and Civic Engagement published its first edition of Speech Spotlight, a...

The annual Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award recognizes institutions that demonstrate an outstanding commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in...

The annual Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award recognizes institutions that demonstrate an outstanding commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in...

The Refugee Experience

Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley recently launched an online resource that gives users insight into the experiences of modern migrants and refugees....

UC System Accused of Lowering Standards for Nonresident Admission

California state auditor Elaine Howle on Tuesday released a scathing report on the University of California (UC) that alleges the system unfairly favors foreign...