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Celebrating Black History Month at UC San Diego

Campus News

Throughout the month of February, UC San Diego will celebrate Black History Month with a series of events that recognize and commemorate the rich history, culture and contributions of African Americans. The annual theme for 2023 is “Black Resistance, The Work Toward Freedom Continues."

Celebrating Black History Month at UC San Diego

Reimagining Public Health

Health & Behavior

From pandemics to health inequities, confronting future crises will look different — and that’s a good thing.

Reimagining Public Health

Pink Dye Experiment to Reveal Mysteries of Coastal Ocean Dynamics

Science & Environment

This winter, researchers at UC San Diego’s Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the University of Washington are leading a pink-hued dye experiment, titled Plumes in Nearshore Conditions, or PiNC, to study how small freshwater outflows interact with the surfzone.

Pink Dye Experiment to Reveal Mysteries of Coastal Ocean Dynamics

SalpPOOP Study Highlights Biogeochemical Importance of Zooplankton Fecal Pellets

Science & Environment

New research links fivefold increases in carbon absorption to salp prevalence in the uppermost reaches of the ocean. It is thus a key natural process that mitigates the effects of fossil fuel use and other activities contributing to climate change.

SalpPOOP Study Highlights Biogeochemical Importance of Zooplankton Fecal Pellets
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Campus & Community

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Astrophysicist David Lesser Takes on UC San Diego’s Makerspace

Science & Environment

Both astrophysicist and educator, David Lesser is drawing on his varied background at the Qualcomm Institute to direct the Makerspace, an open access workshop area in UC San Diego’s Design and Innovation Building.

Don Cleveland Wins a Trifecta of Recognition

Awards & Accolades

In the span of just a few weeks, Don Cleveland, a leading researcher in the study of neurodegenerative diseases like ALS and Alzheimer’s, has received three major awards.

UC San Diego Computer Security and Privacy Pioneer Named ACM Fellow

Awards & Accolades

Farinaz Koushanfar, a professor and Henry Booker Faculty Scholar in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of California San Diego, has been named one of 57 Fellows of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) for 2022.

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The Burden of Conservation: Water, Soil and History in Modern China

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