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UC student regent nominated for 2013-14

Cinthia Flores, a law student at UC Irvine, is slated to be the university's 39th student regent.

Asthma more likely if mother smoked during pregnancy

Acute symptoms 50 percent more likely in study of 2,500 African-American and Latino children.

Paul Terasaki gets UCLA Medal

University's highest honor goes to three-time alumnus, medical pioneer and philanthropist.

UCLA statement on athletic scholarships

Athletic scholarships are awarded strictly on basis of athletic and academic ability — not financial need.

Researchers identify potential HIV vaccine target

Study of simian immunodeficiency virus yields insight into varied reaction to virus in humans.

UC Education Abroad Program awards scholarships

More than $300,000 is awarded to UC students studying abroad as part of program's $500K scholarship initiative.

Michael Douglas endows dean's chair

Actor/alumnus donates $500,000 to establish dean's chair in Humanities and Fine Arts.

Regents approve San Diego chancellor terms of appointment

Action clears way for Pradeep Khosla to become campus's eighth chancellor on Aug. 1.

Top pick for UC San Diego chancellor

Pradeep Khosla is dean of Carnegie Mellon's College of Engineering.

UC Riverside to host service center for HR, payroll

Systemwide facility UCPath is expected to save as much as $100 million annually once fully implemented.

Advisory committee named for UC Berkeley chancellor search

Advisory group will target candidates to be considered to succeed Robert Birgeneau.

Freshman admissions reach record high in 2012

More than 80,000 freshman have been offered admission at UC's nine undergraduate campuses for fall 2012.