Janet Napolitano and Noah Brown

Napolitano: Transfer pathway is key to UC's success

Community college districts across the nation look to a partnership between UC and community colleges as a model for making a world-class education broadly accessible.

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UC launches Cool Campus Challenge in a push toward carbon neutrality

'We’re on our way to becoming the very first university system to wipe out our carbon footprint for good.'

UC President Napolitano and UC Merced basketball players

UC president’s whirlwind Merced visit covers many bases

Third campus visit touches on affordability, sustainability and outreach to local high-schoolers.

Napolitano: Public research universities are the engines of innovation

University of California President Janet Napolitano addressed the Association for Women in Science at the 2015 National Summit on Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

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President Napolitano to interview Salk biographer

Commonwealth Club event Aug. 19 features Napolitano in conversation with Dr. Charlotte Jacobs, author of "Jonas Salk: A Life."

Janet Napolitano

Napolitano: Preserving the environment ‘a moral imperative’

In keynote speech, UC president highlights the role colleges and universities must play in protecting the planet.

UC offers community college students a clear path to transfer

Effort gives students a course to follow to be well-positioned for admission to a UC campus.
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Music department scores new endowed chairs

Local philanthropists lend their support through UC’s Presidential Match for Endowed Chairs.
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UC looks to level the playing field for undocumented students

At national summit, experts look to find ways to help students overcome financial and legal hurdles.

President bestows awards for student leadership

Honors go to a Ph.D. candidate at UC San Diego and UC Riverside students operating a free health clinic.