News

May 22, 2019
Graduate students from applied mathematics and biomolecular engineering take home top prizes
May 20, 2019
CITRIS and the Banatao Institute at UC Santa Cruz invites campus investigators to apply for research support through a new Campus Seed Funding program.
May 17, 2019
Each year the UC Santa Cruz Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE) awards an individual, organization, or campus unit with the WiSE Chancellor’s Achievement Award for Diversity.
May 14, 2019
Professor Ricardo Sanfelice will provide expertise in hybrid and cyber-physical systems to a consortium led by the University of Florida and funded by the U.S. Air Force Office of Scientific Research.
May 13, 2019

The Center for Research in Open Source Software (CROSS) was selected to be a mentor organization for the Google Summer of Code (GSoC) 2019 Program. This will be CROSS’s second year as a mentor organization – the only UC-affiliated organization to be given this honor. 

May 6, 2019
Fair algorithms, ethical data science, responsible big data, and more. Join us for talks, posters, and refreshments!
May 1, 2019
With Sara Abrahamsson's arrival in the Baskin School of Engineering, UC Santa Cruz is becoming a hotbed of advanced microscopy and microscope development.
April 30, 2019
More than a thousand people, including 560 alumni, converged on the hilly forested campus for Alumni Weekend 2019, complete with thought-provoking lectures, snacks, free Slug Taxis, a fond farewell, and dancing into the night.
April 29, 2019
The speaker series is part of a larger effort to get a more diverse population interested in engineering as a field of study and technology as a career.
April 18, 2019
The five recipients of the 2019 Distinguished Graduate Student Alumni Award exemplify the diverse ways in which the former graduate students have translated their scholarship into an appreciable impact in various fields.
April 16, 2019
UC Santa Cruz researchers are principal investigators of four collaborative teams chosen for funding by the the signature seed funding program of the Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society (CITRIS) and the Banatao Institute.
April 15, 2019
The Baskin School of Engineering will be in the spotlight throughout UC Santa Cruz's Alumni Weekend, with demonstrations of virtual reality, cutting-edge research, small seminar-style "teach-ins" and more.
April 5, 2019
CRSS is now a Phase II Industry-University Cooperative Research Center (IUCRC).
March 21, 2019
Researchers tracked and quantified the production of different kinds of blood cells and immune cells to understand how the body maintains a balanced supply.
March 18, 2019
During a campus visit on Saturday, tech titan Susan Wojcicki urged college students to pursue careers of meaning and impact in fields that are growing—and to be flexible and humble as they begin their work lives.
March 18, 2019

Associate Professor Leila Takayama and Professor Steve Whittaker have joined the UC Santa Cruz Baskin School of Engineering’s Computational Media Department. Both professors came from the Psychology Department at UCSC.

March 15, 2019
C. Seshadhri has been awarded an SDM/IBM Early Career Data Mining Researcher Award for Excellence in Data Analytics.
March 14, 2019
'Assembling Life' proposes a novel theory, based on Deamer's research, of how life can begin on Earth and other planets.
March 11, 2019
Designed to support speech therapy for children after reconstructive surgery for cleft lip and cleft palate, SpokeIt uses game play to make speech therapy fun.
March 6, 2019
Professor Tracy Larrabee succeeded in closing the gap between underrepresented minority and first-generation college students and the rest of her class.
March 6, 2019
A Faculty Research Award from Google will help Associate Professor Leila Takayama learn what it takes for a robot to learn from its human peers.
March 5, 2019
UC Santa Cruz will invest nearly $6 million in its research tools this academic year, thanks to awards from the National Science Foundation and the National Institutes for Health.
February 27, 2019
UCSC engineers and genomics experts are partnering with UCSF neuroscientists to develop new technology for studying human brain evolution and development.
February 21, 2019
At an investiture ceremony, Vaske was honored as the inaugural holder of the Colligan Presidential Chair in Pediatric Genomics.
February 19, 2019
The Baskin School of Engineering is launching the first professional master’s degree program in serious games offered in the United States, with an initial cohort of students starting in fall 2019.