The University of California has a longstanding history of fighting for and protecting free speech for all. Our university was the home of the free speech movement in the 1960s, and our steadfast commitment to upholding the values of free expression and the robust exchange of ideas has not wavered since.
March 4, 2019
February 6, 2019
What began as a conceptual conversation two years ago about how to improve administrative support services today has six staffed regional teams, academic and administrative leaders, a functioning governance structure, and a focus on success. Although a considerable amount of work has already occurred, the real work begins now as regional service teams and leaders set out to understand the unique service needs and opportunities in their regions.
December 10, 2018
Lori Tannyhill has been named the Regional Director for Region Six.
Lori spent the early part of her career at UC Berkeley in operations management at International House and then spent 15 years with Deloitte Services as its West Region Business Advisor, National Meeting Services. In that role, Lori planned and executed more than 150 events per year and was the primary service contact for 14 Managing Partners.
December 5, 2018
Julia Arno has been named the Regional Director of the Professional Schools regions. Julia brings more than 12 years of managment experience in supporting research and sponsored programs including seven years as Director and Interim Executive Director of the Contracts and Grants at the Research Grant Program Office at UC Office of the President. Prior to joining UCOP, Julia served as Director of research and sponsored program offices at both Sonoma State University and Domincan University of California in San Rafael.
October 15, 2018
Teal Sexton has been named the Regional Director supporting the Social Sciences / Arts & Humanities academic units.
October 4, 2018
Ella Callow will be joining UC Berkeley as its ADA/Section 504 Compliance Officer this October. The position of ADA/Section 504 Compliance Officer evinces UC Berkeley’s commitment to ensuring an inclusive and equitable campus in regards to disability. A faculty/staff search committee conducted a nationwide search for candidates and was thrilled to find a truly stellar candidate.
September 24, 2018
September 7, 2018
Upgrading the Carbon Neutrality initiative, the University of California set broader systemwide sustainability goals on Tuesday, September 4, 2018, aiming for 100 percent clean electricity use by 2025.
September 6, 2018
Vice Chancellor Marc Fisher has announced the appointment of Russell "Russ" Chung as UC Berkeley's new Chief Procurement Officer. Russ brings extensive experience in procurement, contract management, strategic sourcing, e-procurement, and purchasing team management in both corporate and higher education settings to his new position.
August 28, 2018
News and updates on the Regional service model implementation.
August 23, 2018
Professor Maximilian Auffhammer has accepted an appointment as the Regional Associate Dean for the CSS Regional Service Center serving the Divisions of Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences, Undergraduate Studies, and affiliated Organized Research Units. Professor Auffhammer is the George Pardee Jr. Professor of International Sustainable Development and a Professor in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and the International and Area Studies Program.
August 16, 2018
Staying safe on and off campus is top-of-mind for many students and their parents and loved ones. This article offers some safety tips and resources from UCPD Chief Margo Bennett:
July 31, 2018
A first look inside Blackwell Hall, Berkeley's newest freshman living space.
July 27, 2018
Summertime campus scenes.
June 20, 2018
Adam Berke, a manager of research administration in Campus Shared Services for the past five years, has been named the new Regional Director of the Biological Sciences Region, serving the College of Natural Resources, the Biological Science Division, the California Institute for Quantitative Biosciences, and the Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, along with other related research units, museums, and field stations.This regional service delivery model has been designed to build a better sense of community across academic and administrative units support
June 1, 2018
Professor Rebecca Heald has accepted appointment as the Executive Associate Dean for Research for the Regional Service Center serving the College of Natural Resources, the Biological Science Division, the California Institute for Quantitative Biosciences, and the Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, along with other related research units. Dr.
May 31, 2018
Kiwibots can be spotted delivering food to students, faculty and staff on campus.
May 10, 2018
Photos and highlights from the Class of 2018 commencement.
May 3, 2018
Chancellor Christ announced plans to redevelop and revitalize People's Park.
April 16, 2018
An update on the FY2019 UC Berkeley budget by Chancellor Christ, EVCP Alivisatos, and VCF Rosemarie Rae.