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Proud families showed up to support their graduates. (Photo by Carolyn Lagattuta)

UC Santa Cruz community celebrates student accomplishments at 2022 Commencement

Commencement was a grand celebration that included Slug Crossings, heartfelt speeches, cap tossing, photo ops, and accessorized cap-and-gown outfits. Graduates spoke of the challenges they faced on the way, savored time with their families, and discussed future plans.

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UC Santa Cruz joins in forming HSRU Alliance

UC Santa Cruz joins in forming HSRU Alliance

UC Santa Cruz and 19 other leading universities have formed the Alliance of Hispanic Serving Research Universities to increase Hispanic opportunity.

$3.8M NIH grant awarded to DuBois for RSV vaccines

$3.8M NIH grant awarded to DuBois for RSV vaccines

Associate Professor of Biomolecular Engineering Rebecca DuBois will use the five-year grant to develop a vaccine for respiratory syncytial virus.

Arts Division announces new leadership position

Arts Division announces new leadership position

Arts Professor Dee Hibbert-Jones was appointed to serve as the inaugural Associate Dean of Research, Exhibition and Engagement.

Pitch competition encourages innovation

Pitch competition encourages innovation

The annual UC Santa Cruz pitch competition and job fair drew in 19 student teams, 25 local companies, and nearly 500 attendees.

Zimmer develops Responsible AI course

Zimmer develops Responsible AI course

Zac Zimmer, asst. professor of literature, joins colleagues from around the U.S. to plan classes that better explore the impact of artificial intelligence.

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