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YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki and Google exec Dennis Troper share tips and tales at UCSC visit

By Jennifer McNulty UC Santa Cruz March 19, 2019 — Santa Cruz, CA (Photo above: YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki was surrounded by students after she and her..

March 19, 2019

Smile Train partners with UCSC researchers on speech therapy game

By Tim Stephens UC Santa Cruz March 14, 2019 — Santa Cruz, CA Designed to support speech therapy for children after reconstructive surgery for cleft lip..

March 14, 2019

Leila Takayama wins Google Research Award for robot training

By James McGirk Baskin School of Engineering March 12, 2019 — Santa Cruz, CA (Photo above: Associate Professor Leila Takayama talks to Kevin Weatherwax..

March 12, 2019

Veteran teacher shows how achievement gaps in STEM classes can be eliminated

By James McGirk UC Santa Cruz March 7, 2019 — Santa Cruz, CA (Photo above: Tracy Larrabee is a professor of computer science and engineering and..

March 7, 2019

UC Santa Cruz will invest nearly $6M in its research tools this academic year

By Scott Brandt UC Santa Cruz Vice Chancellor, Research March 5, 2019 — Santa Cruz, CA Federal funds a boon to campus research tools UC Santa Cruz will..

March 5, 2019

Genomics Institute launches brain research project

By Tim Stephens UC Santa Cruz February 28, 2019 — Santa Cruz, CA (Photo above: As stem cells develop into cortical neurons in the lab, they self-organize..

February 28, 2019

Who Owns Your DNA?

By Alisha Green GoodTimes February 26, 2019 — Santa Cruz, CA (Photo: UCSC Computer Science and Engineering professor Abhradeep Guha Thakurt is part of a..

February 26, 2019

Watch: Steve Benz, president of genomics for NantOmics, describes defending his Ph.D. thesis at UCSC as one of the most powerful moments of his life

(Source: Baskin School of Engineering website) February 26, 2019 — Santa Cruz, CA (Photo above: Steve Benz, Ph.D., Biomolecular Engineering and..

February 26, 2019

Ceremony honors inaugural holder of Colligan Presidential Chair in Pediatric Genomics

By Tim Stephens UC Santa Cruz February 26, 2019 — Santa Cruz, CA (Photo above: Chancellor George Blumenthal honored Olena Vaske as the inaugural holder..

February 26, 2019

UCSC launches the country’s first graduate program in serious games

By Tim Stephens UC Santa Cruz February 19, 2019 — Santa Cruz, CA (Photo above: Sri Kurniawan, professor of computational media, develops games and..

February 19, 2019

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