Recent articles by Lisa Cisneros

UCSF 2025 Generates Ideas to Enhance Campus Life in Health, Wellness

November 05, 2013
During the 36-hour UCSF2025 game, more than 2,600 players shared ideas that ran the gamut from “blue sky” dreams to what could be “quick wins” that the University can do to enhance campus life.

University Explores Big Ideas Generated in UCSF2025

November 05, 2013
For two days in September, UCSF faculty, staff, students and others opined around the clock in an online game designed to answer this question: “What if you could map the future of UCSF in just 36 hours?”

Brian Alldredge Named Vice Provost for Academic Affairs at UCSF

October 02, 2013
Brian Alldredge, associate dean for the UCSF School of Pharmacy for the past 12 years and a member of the faculty for 28 years, has been named Vice Provost for Academic Affairs.

Chancellor to Deliver State of the University Address on September 24

September 16, 2013
Chancellor Susan Desmond-Hellmann will recap top highlights of the past year and recognize outstanding contributions to UCSF when she delivers the State of the University Address on Tuesday, Sept. 24.

UCSF2025 Challenges Community to Map the University's Future

September 09, 2013
UCSF is not ordinarily a place for fun and games, but that’s exactly what campus leaders are hoping will happen for 36 hours on Wednesday and Thursday.

UCSF to Go Completely Tobacco-Free on September 3

August 27, 2013
UCSF will require everyone who works and studies at UCSF, including faculty, staff, students, trainees, contractors and volunteers, to be tobacco-free.

University Takes Bold Step into the Future with UCSF2025

August 26, 2013
For 36 hours on September 11 and 12, members of the UCSF community will have an opportunity to share their bold ideas to map the future of the University by participating in a novel online game.

Leaders Convene at Town Hall to Unveil Covered California at UCSF

August 09, 2013
Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi came to UCSF to unveil California’s plan to implement the Affordable Care Act – the creation of a health care marketplace called Covered California.

UCSF Names Affirmative Action, ADA Director

August 06, 2013
Cristina Pérez, an attorney who specializes in affirmative action compliance and workplace diversity, has been named program director of Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity and Americans with Disabilities Act.

UCSF Appoints Elizabeth Watkins as Vice Chancellor of Student Academic Affairs

July 24, 2013
Elizabeth Watkins, PhD, dean of the UCSF's Graduate Division, has been named to oversee all student and graduate affairs and lead major educational initiatives for the University.