Graduate Division Holds First In-Person Commencement Since 2019

By Erik Rotman on June 14, 2022
Over 120 graduates and their friends and families participated in the joyous celebration on May 20 at the Herbst Theatre in San Francisco.
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Díaz and Wu Recognized with Awards for Public Service

By Erik Rotman on May 16, 2022
Two PhD candidates, Roberto Efraín Díaz and Taia Sean Wu, were among awardees honored in a ceremony at Mission Bay on May 13.

Four Selected as 2022 Lindau Nobel Meetings Fellows

April 11, 2022
Two UCSF postdoctoral scholars and two PhD students were recently named UC President's Lindau Nobel Meeting Fellows for 2022.
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Assistant Dean D'Anne Duncan to Deliver 2022 Last Lecture

March 11, 2022
We are excited to announce that D'Anne Duncan, PhD, assistant dean for diversity and learner success in the Graduate Division and adjunct assistant professor in Social and Behavioral Sciences, has been selected by UCSF students to deliver the 2022 Last Lecture. 

2022 Grad Slam Finalists Announced

By Jeannine Cuevas on March 04, 2022
Grad Slam, the Graduate Division's annual research communications contest, is returning this year after a two-year pandemic-induced hiatus. 

Task Force Calls for Concrete Actions to Dismantle Systemic Racism

By Jeannine Cuevas on February 04, 2022
In September 2021, the Graduate Division published Steps Towards Dismantling Systemic Racism and Anti-Blackness in UCSF Basic Science Grad

DNP Student Has a Passion for Learning and a Calling to Serve

January 18, 2022
Jennifer Leone, a student in the Doctor of Nursing Practice program at UCSF, is also a certified family nurse practitioner and a Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Air Force Reserve. She is currently on active duty as Deputy Chief Nurse attached to a unit at McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, a joint military base...

Student Veterans Share Their Perspectives

November 11, 2021
This Veterans Day, several UCSF student veterans have offered their point of view on life the military and at UCSF. We encourage you to learn about the valuable experiences that veterans and military affiliated students bring to the UCSF community.
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­­Summer Research Training Program Continues in Spite of Pandemic

October 27, 2021
­Thanks to the nimble leadership of Assistant Dean for Diversity and Learner Success D'Anne Duncan, together with the formidable energy and dedication of Zachary Smith, diversity and outreach program manager – and owing to the contributions of a village of faculty, postdocs, staff, and UCSF...

Social Science Students Key Part of Graduate Division Team

September 13, 2021
Each year, the Graduate Division Dean's Office benefits from the hard work of three Rosenberg-Hill fellows, who support the Division's administrative operations as well as conduct studies that will benefit graduate students and postdocs at UCSF for years to come. Past fellows have worked on...