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UCOP blood drive: Give the gift of life

This holiday season, join your colleagues in giving a gift that has real meaning: Donate blood on Tuesday, Dec. 15, from 8:15 a.m. to 3 p.m. Email Jan Kehoe to make your appointment.

UC students awarded Global Food Initiative fellowships

The University of California has selected its second class of Global Food Initiative fellows, students from around the UC system who will work on projects ranging from food access to policy to waste. The 44

University of California signs on to Japan Stewardship Code

The stewardship code aims to promote responsible and sustainable economic growth by more actively involving shareholders in investment decisions.

Complete Cyber Security Awareness Training by Jan. 31, 2016

The training, which is video-based and will take approximately 50 minutes to complete, is an important step in helping UC continue to develop a strong defense against cyber risk.

UCPath coming to UCOP in November

On Nov. 30, the Office of the President will be the first UC location to transition to UCPath, the university’s new shared services center that consolidates systemwide payroll, benefits, human resources and academic personnel transactions. Here are some key things you need to know.

Cool Campus Challenge: A push toward carbon neutrality

Launching Oct. 6 and running through Dec. 10, the first Cool Campus Challenge aims to get everyone across the UC system on board with the carbon neutrality effort with a bit of friendly competition to get things moving.

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: 5 things women should know

Dr. Laura Esserman is filled with hope this Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The UC San Francisco surgeon is gearing up for a five-year study that will tap into technology to improve breast cancer screening and patient outcomes.