Display of flyers about Basic Needs resources at UCSF
April 13, 2018

This spring, UCSF’s Basic Needs and Food Security team continues to spread the word about a range of new services for students. At a series of Resource Fairs at Parnassus and Mission Bay campuses, they invite all UCSF students to drop in for a bite to eat plus a few sound bites about available resources.

Cover of Survey Report
April 04, 2018

In the spring of 2017, the Associated Students of the Graduate Division (ASGD), in collaboration with Graduate Division staff, developed and administered a survey to gather data about PhD students’ perspectives about their mentors.

photo of all ten grad slam finalists on the day of the event
March 28, 2018

Yiqi Cao, a bioengineering graduate student in the lab of Tejal Desai, PhD, professor and chair of bioengineering and therapeutic sciences, won the top prize of $3,000 as well as the people's choice award in the fourth annual UCSF Grad Slam competition. Inez Raharjo, also a graduate student in the Bioengineering PhD program, was named runner-up.

photo of Dang, Kostova, and Larson
March 02, 2018

The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center has announced the 2018 Harold M. Weintraub Graduate Student Award recipients. Among them are three PhD candidates at UC San Francisco — Eric Dang, Kamena Kostova, and Adam Larson.

Nominations for the prestigious award are solicited internationally. In all, 13 Weintraub Award recipients were named, representing 10 top research-intensive universities, including Harvard, MIT, Scripps, and Stanford. Only UCSF has three Weintraub awardees this year.