Awards & Honors
James Gill, professor of Earth and planetary sciences, has been elected a fellow of the American Geophysical Union (AGU). more »
Recent awards and honors
- September 19, 2014
The well-known open mindedness of UC Santa Cruz is noted in two recent lists of top colleges.
- September 18, 2014
Leading astronomers from around the world will gather to honor UC Santa Cruz astronomer Harland W. Epps, who retired in July.
- September 5, 2014
Mark Massoud's "Law’s Fragile State: Colonial, Authoritarian, and Humanitarian Legacies in Sudan" wins honorable mention.
- August 26, 2014
UC Santa Cruz alumnus Cary Fukunaga picked up an Emmy Award last night in the category of “Outstanding Director for a Drama Series” for the HBO series True Detective.
- August 20, 2014
Chemistry professor Pradip Mascharak will be honored by the Non-Resident Indians Welfare Society of India.
- August 19, 2014
UC Santa Cruz is ranked 93 among the world's best universities and in the top 50 in the U.S., according to the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) published by a Shanghai education-consulting firm.
- August 6, 2014
The Knowles Science Teaching Foundation has awarded a 2014 teaching fellowship to alumna Brenda Minjares.