Tags University of California

'Everyone' must prepare for university cyberattacks, says FBI agent

by Emily Bamforth

Holding tabletop exercises and clearly defining roles before university cyberattacks can help institutions respond more effectively, said FBI special agent Brett Yeager.

Technical problems force U. California, Cal State to extend application deadlines

by Emily Bamforth

The University of California and California State systems extended application windows after technical right before some campus' deadlines.

University of California to publish database of how it uses AI

by Emily Bamforth

In an attempt to use AI ethically, the system says it will follow several recommendations of a new report, including publishing a new public database.

U. California system expands COVID-19 exposure app to more campuses

by Jake Williams

The app, which tracks users’ exposure to coronavirus, was piloted at two campuses and will expand to five more in the University of California system.

UC Berkeley builds pop-up wastewater lab to aid local public health agencies in COVID-19 response

by Betsy Foresman

A new temporary testing lab is assisting 11 communities around the San Francisco Bay Area detect the presence of COVID-19, providing health agencies with additional data.

With online SAT on hold, universities drop test requirements

by Jake Williams

The College Board has halted putting the SAT online during the pandemic. Now universities are dropping their standardized testing requirement on applications.

UCLA launches COVID-19 website in more than 40 languages

by Betsy Foresman

As many minority communities go overlooked during the public health crisis, UCLA delivers health information and resources to the public in dozens of languages, including American Sign Language.

University of California president says she'll step down next year

by Ryan Johnston

Janet Napolitano, who has spent ten years leading the 10-campus university system, announced she'll resign next August.

UC Irvine creates 'information technology and data' role

by Colin Wood

Tom Andriola, the chief information officer for the UC system, will head to Irvine to head a new strategic technology leadership position in October.