• July 23, 2010

    Call for Nomination-University Community Partnerships Council

    The University Community Partnerships Council (UCP) serves as UCSF’s institutional infrastructure for community partnerships. UCP also is the information clearinghouse and coordinating center tracking all UCSF community partnership activities.

  • June 30, 2010

    $100 Million Gift to UCSF Children's Hospital

    Dear Colleagues:

    We are extremely pleased to announce that Marc and Lynne Benioff have made an extraordinary $100 million gift to UCSF Children’s Hospital, which today is officially renamed the UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital.

  • June 30, 2010

    State Budget Communications & Advocacy

    As you may know, Governor Schwarzenegger recently released the “May Revision” to his State budget proposal, and the 2010-11 State budget process has now begun in earnest. The May Revision was very positive for UC, proposing the restoration of $305 million that was cut from the University’s budget on a “one-time” basis in 2009-10, and offering $51 million to cover a portion of our unfunded student enrollments.

  • June 30, 2010

    Transitions in Global Health at UCSF

    Haile Debas has informed me that he intends to step down as Executive Director of Global Health Sciences (GHS), which he founded in 2003, so that he may focus his energies on important strategic programs and activities. While I have accepted his decision with regret, I am pleased that Debas will continue to play an active role in GHS and for the campus as Senior Global Health Advisor.