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September 15, 2022
UC San Diego


LIMBER intern Hongyuan Haley Zhang, cofounder Josh Pelz, intern Savanna Turner and cofounder Luca De Vivo.

UC San Diego Physician, Alumni Partner to Provide Prosthetic Limbs for Ukrainian Amputees

University and LIMBER Prosthetics aim to provide 100 3D-printed prostheses throughout the world
In war-torn Ukraine, amputees are learning to walk again thanks to the collaborative efforts of a UC San Diego physician and two alumni entrepreneurs. Dr. Manoj Monga, chair of the Department of Urology, scanned amputees’ residual limbs using a smartphone app, and custom prostheses were 3D printed by LIMBER Prosthetics and Orthotics, a startup that originated at UC San Diego. Read More »
Students take a photo with King Triton during a Homecoming event on campus.  

Welcome, Tritons: Events to Look Forward to this Fall at UC San Diego

A lineup of exciting activities will usher in the new academic year, spotlighting the best of arts, culture, entertainment, athletics and plenty of school spirit. Read More »
Lucila Ohno-Machado, MD, PhD and Trey Ideker, PhD.

Campus Joins NIH ‘Bridge to Artificial Intelligence’ Program

Researchers at UC San Diego School of Medicine will lead components of a program that will award $130 million to accelerate the widespread use of AI in biomedical research and health care over the next four years. Read More »
Sun God statue.

UC San Diego Named Nation’s 8th Best Public University by U.S. News & World Report

The university also was named among the most innovative schools in the nation, while the Jacobs School of Engineering was recognized as a leader across multiple ranking categories. Read More »
closed fist.

Violence is Common and Increasing in Pandemic-Era California

Geisel Library..

UC San Diego Ranked No. 3 Best Public College by Forbes

UC San Diego Today.

UC San Diego Today to Launch Sept. 22

On Sept. 22, University Communications is launching UC San Diego Today, a new publication designed to keep you informed of the latest news from across our dynamic campus community. From groundbreaking research to student, faculty and staff accomplishments, you'll receive exciting updates delivered to your inbox on Tuesdays and Thursdays each week.

Father’s Life is Saved after Receiving Heart, Kidney and Liver Transplant »


QI Internship Provides Pathway to Workplace for Neurodiverse Youth »


A different kind of trade agreement »

Marketplace  |  September 13

Op-Ed: California’s giant new batteries kept the lights on during the heat wave »

Los Angeles Times  |  September 13

Despite security risks, TikTok still popular campaign tool for both parties »

Newsweek  |  September 12

How does a variant-specific COVID booster work? »

Wired  |  September 8


September 18, 2022
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September 19, 2022


In Memoriam: Emeritus Professor of Pediatrics James D. Connor, M.D. »

New COVID Bivalent Booster Vaccine Now Available  »

Campuswide Restoration of Cooling Capabilities and Storm Weather Preparation »



Cross Country at UC Riverside Invitational »

September 17 at 7:15 a.m.

Women’s Soccer vs. UC Irvine »

September 18 at 2 p.m. (ESPN+)

Men’s Water Polo vs. LMU »

September 21 at 6 p.m. (
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