Author Archive: UC IT Blogger

Spotlight: UCD’s Melissa Jost – Passionate about Health Informatics and the Half Ironman

Posted by Karishma Morabia, UCB student intern, UCOP.  After graduating from UC Davis with degrees in political science and history, Melissa Jost joined the Department of Clinical Information Systems at the UC Davis Medical Center as an administrative assistant. She…
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Spotlight: UCSD’s Mojgan Amini – Computer Science is the Wave of the Future

Posted by Karishma Morabia, UCB student intern, UCOP. In high school, Mojgan Amini’s counselor asked her what major she wanted to pursue in college. Amini said maybe art and painting. The counselor responded with silence. Amini then said she liked…
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Spotlight: Alexa Rivetti – UCOP Student Intern in IT Marketing and Communications

Posted by Leah Burns, former IT Communications Coordinator, UCOP. Born and raised in San Diego, Alexa Rivetti never expected to go to UC Berkeley, but as of May 2016 she is a Cal alum. “Graduating has been bittersweet,” she said….
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Spotlight: UCB’s Chris Hoffman – from Archaeology to Informatics

Posted by Karishma Morabia, UCB student intern, UCOP. Chris Hoffman, Informatics Services Manager in Research IT at UC Berkeley, completed his B.A. at Rice University and his Ph. D. at UC Berkeley, both in anthropology. He did his research on…
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