UC forms investing entity to fund commercial endeavors from UC research

The University of California announced Monday the formation of UC Ventures, an independent investing entity that will fund commercial endeavors developed from UC research. The UC Regents is set to vote on moving forward with the proposal Thursday. The fund aims to promote student and faculty research while maintaining a competitive Read More…

Task force recommends sustainable investment to UC Regents

The UC Task Force on Sustainable Investing presented its recommendations Friday to the UC Board of Regents’ Committee on Investments, advocating that the university’s investment portfolio reflect environmental concerns while minimizing explicit discussion of divestment from fossil fuel companies. Read More…