The School of Pharmacy and the UCSF Pharmacy Alumni Association welcomed 120 first-year students of the Class of 2017 into the profession of pharmacy at the 12th annual White Coat Ceremony. 

Interior of Mint Cafe

San Francisco is well known for its haute coffee culture and boasts over 938 coffee shops, by online count.

Confession: I have never managed to sit through anything longer than two hours without glancing at my watch at least once.  Until now.

The Student National Dental Association–UCSF chapter (SNDA) participated in a community health fair at Laney College in Oakland on September 28.

Logo with the words action potential

Good Vibrations should win an award for “Most Open and Friendly Atmosphere of any XXX Store.” Not that I’m any judge of sex shops (I’ve only been in one other), but the fact that they give sensual workshops throughout the month on top of their bri

Reviews of journal articles covering topics of Genetics, Virology, Immunology, and Pharmacology.

It was a beautiful day, even at Parnassus. When I arrived on campus, I was greeted by the sight of bright-eyed first-year students lounging on the sunny steps with Boudin bread bowls and Ghirardelli chocolates.

Presentation: “Adding In-salt to Injury: Tissue Damage Detection by Osmotic Surveillance”

Presenter: Carlos Rojo <(second-year BMS student)

To raise awareness about a U.S. House of Representatives bill proposing to cut funding for food stamps, the San Francisco and Marin Food Banks sponsored “The Hunger Challenge” ( in September.

Guitarist Xuefei Yang

Xuefei Yang, the first guitarist in China to enter a music school and launch an international professional career, is a rarity among the mostly male-dominated greats such as Andres Segovia, Paco de Lucía and Julian Bream.