Graduate Research Symposium, lecture on epidemics coming up May 22
A busy spring schedule of events moves into high gear on May 22 when the Graduate Research Symposium showcases projects by students from every academic division and infectious disease expert Donald Francis lectures on "Confronting Deadly Epidemics Around the World" as part of a lecture series marking the 10th anniversary of UCSC's Baskin School of Engineering.
Biologist Robert Edgar elected to National Academy of Sciences
Robert Edgar, professor emeritus of molecular, cell, and developmental biology, has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences. Election to the academy is considered one of the highest honors for U.S. scientists and engineers. [More]