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UC dominates Washington Monthly’s college rankings

University of California campuses are among the nation's very best when it comes to how well they serve the public interest, according to new rankings from the magazine.

A video game that teaches you how to code: The latest Fig. 1 video

Can video games be an effective teaching tool in the classroom? UC San Diego computer scientist Sarah Guthals believes they can be.

Friday, Aug. 28: Scripps’ Ramanathan on the war on climate change

V. “Ram” Ramanathan's talk, The War on Climate Change: A New Alliance Between Science, Religion and Policy, will take place in Franklin Lobby 1 at noon.

President Napolitano kicks off author series

The president opened her book series at the Commonwealth Club with an interview of Dr. Charlotte Jacobs, author of "Jonas Salk: A Life."

Today’s Lunch & Learn: Associate President Nina Robinson

Grab your lunch and come to the latest installment of the Lunch & Learn series featuring Nina Robinson, associate president and chief policy adviser, today, Aug. 25, from noon to 1 p.m. in Franklin Lobby 1.

ITS showcases its newest products at tomorrow’s fair

Information Technology Services (ITS) will showcase its latest products and services when it hosts the 2015 ITS Tech Fair on Wednesday, Aug. 26.

From staff’s ideas to new OPSA programs

Staff submitted two dozen suggestions for OP Staff Assembly brown bags and other events. The winning ideas cover Oakland history, Master Gardeners, California water, elder care and one giant fundraiser.

UCOP loves Oakland cookies

UC Oakland Partnership Initiative awards scholarships

Six Oakland high school students each received a $5,000 scholarship to a University of California campus as part of an initiative that aims to build a stronger partnership between UC’s Office of the President and the Oakland community.

Meet your 2015–16 OP Staff Assembly Steering Committee

The OP Staff Assembly (OPSA) Steering Committee has kicked off another year of ambitious initiatives, fun social events and outreach activities — all designed to build engagement, connection and quality of life within the OP community.

Mark Cianca

Movin’ On Up: Mark Cianca

The second installment of the OP Staff Assembly's Movin' On Up series, featuring the deputy chief information officer, will take place on Monday, Aug. 24, from 12 to 1 p.m. in Franklin 11326.