For the University of California, 2009 was filled with the trials of state funding slashes resulting in layoffs, furloughs and fee increases that brought about campus protests reminiscent of the 1960s. In spite of those challenges, UC continued to achieve marks of distinction. Visit the UC Newsroom to read a few of the highlights of 2009 that demonstrate the role UC plays in serving the people of California and advancing the world's knowledge of science and health. Click here to view our achievements in the UC Newsroom.
About half of all American adults say they are at least somewhat likely to make a New Year's resolution this year. Their top vows: to lose weight (19%), quit smoking (12%) and exercise more (10%). Sound familiar? We want to know, what is your New Year's resolution?
December's Holiday Dessert Faire was filled with music, merriment and plenty of sweets. Find out who won the floor decorating contest and view pictures of the festivities.
Tasty treats, festive décor and songs of merriment are just a sampling of what you can expect at this Wednesday's UCOP holiday celebration.