Honors & awards archive

UC Berkeley ranks high among affordable colleges

UC Berkeley ranks high among affordable colleges September 10, 2013:

UC Berkeley ranks high among the nation’s best deals in higher education based on criteria set forth in President Obama’s college affordability plan. The campus placed fifth on the list of 100 colleges and universities identified by Affordable Colleges Online.

Alivisatos appointed Samsung Distinguished Chair in Nanoscience

Alivisatos appointed Samsung Distinguished Chair in Nanoscience August 22, 2013:

Chemist Paul Alivisatos, one of the pioneers of nanoscience, has been appointed to the Samsung Distinguished Chair in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology at UC Berkeley in recognition of his many scientific achievements.