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Sunaina Keonaona Kale

How reggae came to Hawai‘i

One UC scholar is exploring how reggae, with its close ties to the struggle for Afro-Jamaican freedom from colonialism, got so big in Hawai‘i.


UC student standing in front of a wall of 0s and 1s computer code

UC researchers share three fixes for AI’s bias problem

UC researchers are identifying discrimination in, and devising solutions for, the algorithms shaping our society.


UCLA football players during a 2015 match

UC’s Super Bowl clout

UC’s football programs at Berkeley, Davis and UCLA have all sent players to the most popular sporting event in the United States — the Super Bowl.


UC Santa Cruz student looking up at redwood trees

How three UC campuses are phasing out fossil fuels

Learn how UC Santa Cruz, UC Davis and UC Berkeley are leading UC's green transition.


Wine grapes at UC Davis

How California became a food and wine lover’s dream

California wouldn’t have become a dream destination for foodies and oenophiles without research from the University of California.


Veterinarian examining cat

UC Davis researchers study telemedicine for cats

Video veterinary appointments could increase access to medical care.


UC Regent José Hernandez addresses the 20th Cesar Chavez Youth Leadership Conference and Celebration at UC Davis on May 14.

Regent José Hernandez tells youth to ‘dream big’

José Hernandez, a former astronaut, addressed more than 1,200 at the 20th Cesar Chavez Youth Leadership Conference and Celebration.


Ibram X. Kendi

Join UC Davis for a special event featuring author Ibram X. Kendi, Ph.D.

On March 31, UCOP staff are invited to participate in a special live-streamed presentation featuring the internationally acclaimed author.


Woman and child walking to voting location

Women’s ballot box clout

It took decades for women to win the right to vote. Today, more women than ever are turning out for elections, running for office and influencing public policy at the ballot box. But the fight isn’t over, says UC Davis historian Lisa Materson.


Brita Sigourney celebrates her bronze-medal-winning run in the halfpipe in the Pyeongchang Games.

Two athletes with UC ties head to Beijing for the Winter Olympics

The Olympics is here, and UC is in the games! Here's who to watch for and when to tune in.