• March 1, 2010

    Retirement of Senior Vice Chancellor Bruce W. Spaulding

    I want to acknowledge and thank Senior Vice Chancellor Bruce Spaulding, who is retiring from UCSF effective this December after nearly 22 years of exemplary service, for his many significant contributions to UCSF.

  • March 1, 2010

    UCSF Diversity Celebration - October 2009

    UCSF's tenth annual Diversity Celebration began on October 8, 2009, and continues with a series of activities that occur during the noon hour at most campus locations. A schedule of events is available at http://today.ucsf.edu/stories/ucsf-to-celebrate-diversity-with-series-of....

  • September 18, 2009

    Appointment - Dean School of Medicine

    On August 10, I informed the campus community that, after careful review and based on an extensive search, Dr. Sam Hawgood had agreed to serve as dean of the School of Medicine and vice chancellor—medical affairs, subject to Regents' approval.

  • August 26, 2009

    An important invitation from President Yudof to help protect UC

    The University of California is a vital engine of opportunity, possibility, and leadership for California. For 140 years, the university has worked to develop the human capital of California, energize its economy, and advance its health and wellbeing. UC education and innovation have helped power California’s rise to its position of global economic and cultural leadership. That can continue to be the case – but we need the state’s support.