Conference to explore questions of precision medicine, bio-data, and ethics
Monday, May 16, 2016
Leaders in genomics, health and informatics, civil rights, bioethics, indigenous rights, science policy, and the social study of health and medicine will gather at UC Santa Cruz this week for a workshop that aims to broaden the public discussion of big data and health.
Proton-conducting material found in electrosensory organs of sharks
Friday, May 13, 2016
Scientists measured surprisingly high proton conductivity in a jelly that fills unique organs in sharks, skates, and rays.
Awards recognize top presentations at Graduate Research Symposium
Monday, May 2, 2016
Graduate student researchers from across the divisions explained their work to a diverse audience during the symposium.
Campus launches mobile app to track shuttles in real time
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Transportation and Parking Services, in collaboration with undergraduate and graduate students, has launched SlugRoute, which tracks campus buses in real time.
UCSC student entrepreneurs headed for major international trade show
Thursday, April 21, 2016
Developers of a robotic camera system will join the UC delegation to the Hannover Messe, the world's biggest industrial fair.
AMS assistant professors Lee and Guhaniyogi chosen as Hellman Fellows
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Juhee Lee and Rajarshi Guhaniyogi have been selected as 2016 Hellman Fellows and will be awarded funding to promote their respective research into alternative statistical prediction methods.
Student entrepreneurs pitch business ideas at annual showcase in Silicon Valley
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
This year's Business Design Showcase competition in Silicon Valley featured 16 entries.
True Originals series: Coffee and games
Friday, April 15, 2016
The popular True Originals notable alumni speaker series returns with an artisan coffee innovator, and two creative Slugs who are setting bold new standards in the world of video games.
BRCA Exchange aggregates publicly accessible data on breast cancer genes
Monday, April 4, 2016
UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute led development of a web portal for patients, clinicians, and researchers.
New book explores the emotional power of games
Thursday, March 31, 2016
Katherine Isbister presents a new way to think about videogames and their effects on people who play them.