Diversity and Engagement
New systemwide procedures for responding to alleged sexual misconduct by faculty and staff must be implemented at all UC locations no later than Sept. 1, 2017. The university enacted a similar model for students last year.
Some 70,000 incoming California freshmen and more than 21,000 in-state transfer students were offered a spot for fall 2017. An increasing number of students are from historically underrepresented groups and low-income families.
For the second year, UCLA's Center X and the Bethany Baptist Church of Los Angeles are offering the LAUNCH Academy, providing innovative math and science learning opportunities to K–12 students. The academy is part of President Napolitano's Achieve UC initiative.
California History-Social Science Project and California Historical Society Receive $5 Million to Transform History Education
The California History-Social Science Project, part of the California Subject Matter Project (CSMP) network, will help establish and implement the Teaching California program: an innovative, free, online resource of instructional materials to support the state’s new History-Social Science Framework.