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Campus News

School of Dentistry Announces Two New Faculty Appointments

July 16, 2013 Ophir Klein, MD, PhD, and Peter Sargent, PhD, were recently named to two new leadership positions in the UCSF School of Dentistry.

Regents’ Special Committee Nominates Janet Napolitano for Next UC President

July 12, 2013 U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano has been nominated for appointment as the 20th president of the University of California, it was announced today. Regent Sherry Lansing, chair of a 10-member special search committee, said Napolitano rose to the top from a large field of candidates and was recommended on a unanimous vote. Janet Napolitano

UCSF Rallies Team in Final Days Before AIDS Walk San Francisco

July 11, 2013 With 10 days to go before AIDS Walk San Francisco, UCSF is working to get members of the University community to sign up for or contribute to the annual fundraiser to support programs and services to treat and prevent HIV/AIDS.

School of Medicine Art Display Focuses on Power of Healing Hands

July 05, 2013 A new art display outside the School of Medicine dean’s offices highlights the power of hands in this healing profession.

UCSF Names New Diversity Program Manager, LGBT Specialist

June 26, 2013 Larry Lariosa, MA, a licensed marriage and family therapist, has been named diversity program manager and LGBT specialist at UC San Francisco's Office of Diversity and Outreach.

Possible BART Strike Prompts Contingency Planning at UCSF

June 26, 2013 UCSF employees who ride Bay Area Rapid Transit to and from work should make contingency plans in preparation for a possible strike by BART labor unions.

UCSF Group Advocates for Science Research on Capitol Hill

June 21, 2013 A group from UC San Francisco joined representatives from the nine other University of California campuses last month to make the case for Congressional support of graduate research and education at "UC Day in DC."

Urban Folk Musician Jen Chapin to Perform at UCSF

June 20, 2013 The UCSF community is invited to a free concert by singer-songwriter Jen Chapin, whose music is described as urban-folk soul, on June 24 on the Parnassus campus.

UCSF Vice Chancellor Named Interim Vice Provost of Academic Affairs

June 10, 2013 J. Renee Navarro, MD, PharmD, vice chancellor of Diversity and Outreach, has been appointed interim vice provost of Academic Affairs while an internal recruitment to fill the position is underway. J. Renee Navarro, MD, PharmD

UCSF Faculty, Non-Represented Staff to Receive Salary Hikes

June 05, 2013 UCSF Chancellor Susan Desmond-Hellmann today announced that effective July 1, 2013, the University of California will implement systemwide salary increases for the 2013-2014 fiscal year.

Parnassus Campus Courtyard Caffé to Close This Summer

June 05, 2013 The Courtyard Caffe at the UCSF Parnassus campus will close this summer.

UCSF Research Festival Showcases Innovative Projects By Students, Residents

May 29, 2013 The academic endeavors and innovative research that distinguish UC San Francisco were on display earlier this month at the 12th annual Inter-School Research and Scholarly Activity Festival.

UC Asks for Feedback About Proposed IT Accessibility Policy

May 28, 2013 The University of California is seeking input on a proposed systemwide policy on information technology (IT) accessibility.

UCSF Seeks Nominations for Awards that Foster, Support Diversity

May 17, 2013 UCSF is requesting nominations for the Chancellor Diversity Awards highlighting the contributions individuals make in the advancement of disability service, diversity, GLBT leadership and women.

UCSF Recognizes 11 for Extraordinary Contributions

May 15, 2013 Chancellor Susan Desmond-Helllmann, MD, MPH, presented awards to 11 members of the UC San Francisco community for their extraordinary contributions to the University and beyond.

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