Keck Foundation awards UC Santa Cruz $2 million for human genome variation project
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
The Human Genome Variation Map being developed by the UCSC Genomics Institute will be a valuable new resource for medical researchers.
Graduate student earns life sciences fellowship
Thursday, July 16, 2015
UC Santa Cruz graduate student Jessica Perez-Cunningham was selected to receive a fellowship from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute's newly expanded Gilliam Fellowships for Advanced Study Program.
UC Santa Cruz pediatric cancer project receives $250,000 to fight high-risk neuroblastoma
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation has awarded the UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute a $250,000 grant for pediatric cancer research.
BSOE's Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics offers up SciCAM: a new M.S. Program in Scientific Computing and Applied Mathematics
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
The M.S. is suited to meet increasing needs in the rapidly growing markets of computational mathematics and modeling, high-performance computing and data science.
UCSC and SRI release new game for DARPA crowd-sourced software verification program
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Sophisticated gamers can help improve security of the country's critical software by playing a new game created by UC Santa Cruz researchers.
UC Santa Cruz partners with UC Merced in nanotechnology center
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Nanotechnology researchers at UC Santa Cruz are partners in a new center for nanomaterials research funded by NASA and based at UC Merced.
UC Santa Cruz team introduces new web-based tools for finding videogames
Monday, June 22, 2015
The proliferation of videogames has created a "discoverability" problem for game enthusiasts and others, but help is now just a click away.
Student entrepreneurs pitch business ideas at annual Silicon Valley event
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
The Center for Entrepreneurship held its third annual Business Design Showcase on Saturday, May 30, at the UCSC Silicon Valley Center.
UC Santa Cruz plans Center of Excellence in Data Science Research
Thursday, May 21, 2015
The Data, Discovery, and Decisions (D3) center aims to foster collaboration between industry and academia.
The Aspiring Researcher Challenge: An experiment in massive open online research
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Abundant research opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students is one of many attributes that draws students to the UC Santa Cruz campus. The Aspiring Researcher Challenge extends research opportunities to students in other parts of the world.