- December 09, 2016
UCSC computer scientists have won a sponsorship from Amazon to develop a "socialbot" that can converse with humans.
- December 01, 2016
Professor of computational media Katherine Isbister has been recognized by the ACM as a distinguished scientist.
- November 29, 2016
Walker, a professor of computer science, has been named a fellow of the ACL.
- November 28, 2016
Psychology Ph.D. Artie Konrad has found his dream job at Facebook, where he is a user experience researcher on the On This Day project.
- November 28, 2016
Schmidt, the Kapany Professor of Optoelectronics, has been named a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
- November 04, 2016
A sports club gives students the opportunity to train in the Japanese martial art that focuses on improving oneself and one’s technique, on teamwork, and contributing to society.
- November 03, 2016
Department of Computational Media is accepting applications now for the M.S. and Ph.D. programs to begin in fall 2017.
- September 15, 2016
The UCSC game design program will be well represented at IndieCade, the biggest event in the indie games community.
- September 14, 2016
UCSC engineers developed an integrated platform for biological sample processing and optical analysis.
- September 13, 2016
With a grant of nearly $1 million, UCSC engineers will create a service for passengers with special needs.
- September 08, 2016
The celebration, showcasing the multidisciplinary teaching and research hub, will feature an open house, a ribbon cutting, and a handful of engaging talks by leading campus thinkers.
- September 01, 2016
DNA was sequenced in microgravity for the first time using a device based on UCSC's nanopore sequencing technology.
- June 23, 2016
Physicist Sue Carter says entrepreneurs have a critical role to play in finding solutions to climate change.
- June 21, 2016
A team of students in the Games and Playable Media master's program won the Social Connection GameJam competition.
- June 14, 2016
Computer engineer Roberto Manduchi is among the first grantees in an initiative to help people with chronic visual impairment.
- June 13, 2016
Organometal-halide perovskites are promising materials for solar cells, LEDs, and other applications.
- June 08, 2016
Antonio Lamb followed his passion for molecular biology, and his biotech startup now has $100,000 in seed funding.
- May 25, 2016
Thanks to solar technology developed at UC Santa Cruz, greenhouses are enjoying a new moment in the sun.
- May 20, 2016
Nirvikar Singh, UC Santa Cruz professor of economics and director of the Center for Analytical Finance, described the rapid economic success of Indians in the U.S. during a keynote address at TieCon 2016.
- May 13, 2016
Scientists measured surprisingly high proton conductivity in a jelly that fills unique organs in sharks, skates, and rays.
- May 12, 2016
The UC Santa Cruz women’s soccer team goes beyond expectations with high GPAs and outreach to the community with kids' soccer clinics.
- May 05, 2016
UC Santa Cruz is relocating its Silicon Valley professional masters programs, Silicon Valley-facing research, and Silicon Valley Extension to a permanent home in Santa Clara.
- May 05, 2016
UC Santa Cruz finally has a permanent home in Silicon Valley.
- April 21, 2016
Developers of a robotic camera system will join the UC delegation to the Hannover Messe, the world's biggest industrial fair.
- April 19, 2016
This year's Business Design Showcase competition in Silicon Valley featured 16 entries.
- April 12, 2016
Not playing softball was not an option for student Nessa Esparza—so she went to bat for the first women’s competitive fast-pitch softball team at UC Santa Cruz.
- April 06, 2016
About 16 teams are expected to participate in the annual event that draws together some of Silicon Valley’s most prominent entrepreneurs.
- March 31, 2016
Katherine Isbister presents a new way to think about videogames and their effects on people who play them.
- March 21, 2016
As in past years, UC Santa Cruz is featured on Princeton Review's 2016 lists for top undergraduate and graduate programs in game design.
- March 17, 2016
VCR Scott Brandt has been appointed as the inaugural holder of the Sage Weil Presidential Chair for Open Source Software.
- March 10, 2016
UCSC's Department of Computer Science is producing successful female graduates at a time when women remain underrepresented in the tech workforce.
- January 12, 2016
Currently a professor of computer science at Imperial College London, Wolf will begin his term as dean on July 1, 2016.
- January 07, 2016
Sponsors hope that girls in middle school, young women, and underrepresented groups who see the movie will be inspired by the role models in the profession and see a future for themselves in the industry.