Posted on May 17, 2017 - 11:43am
University of California Office of the President
When it comes to breast cancer research, the most recognized (and best funded) names are all in treatment. And that has paid off: mortality has dropped from one in four in 1986 to about one in six in 2013.
Posted on October 26, 2016 - 3:40pm
A move to pare a modest $1.8 million from UC’s operations budget has blown up into a public relations storm, with the fury directed at the Office of the President. That’s because the savings would result from halting funding for Mount Hamilton’s Lick Observatory, the world’s first permanent mountain summit observatory and a facility still responsible for major cosmological findings—most recently the discovery of scads of earth-like exoplanets.
Posted on February 18, 2014 - 3:05pm