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Incoming Students Boost Math Skills with Summer Bridge

October 20, 2016

Incoming Students Boost Math Skills with Summer Bridge Summer Bridge helps incoming students transition to the academic and campus life at UC San Diego. Adrian Estudillo genuinely loves math. So when he saw the option to add a math course to his Summer Bridge experience, he didn’t hesitate to sign…

Rhythm and Proofs

May 1, 2023

Mathematics professors share their relationship with music.

Math-Computer Science Student Named to Hacking Top 50 List

September 1, 2022

Math-Computer Science Student Named to Hacking Top 50 List Faris Ashai, a math-computer science student at UC San Diego was named to the MLH Top 50 List. Photo courtesy of Ashai. UC San Diego math-computer science student Faris Ashai was recently featured in 2022’s Major League Hacking (MLH) Top 50,…

Girls Excel in Language Arts Early, Which May Explain the STEM Gender Gap in Adults

April 19, 2022

For most of us, when we make major career choices, we tend to lean into what we’re good at. According to new findings from the University of California San Diego’s Rady School of Management, such skills may develop early in childhood and there can be significant differences depending on gender.

UC San Diego Admits Most Diverse Class of Freshman and Transfer Students for Fall 2016

July 6, 2016

The University of California San Diego has admitted a record 30,273 freshman and 9,802 transfer students for the fall 2016 term. The number of new freshmen is up 3,773 compared to last year and there is also an increase among transfer admits by 1,652 students. Of the 40,075 admitted students,…

Lights, Camera, Action: Using Filmmaking to Teach Students the Science Behind Natural Disasters

November 5, 2015

…(science, technology, engineering and math) education to underserved students in the community. Debi Kilb, a project scientist at Scripps who helps oversee the organization’s educational offerings at the Elementary Institute of Science and other locations, said the class is designed to teach students from Gompers Preparatory Academy about the science…

The Math Problem That Took Nearly a Century to Solve

October 31, 2023

Little progress had been made in solving Ramsey problems since the 1930s. Now, UC San Diego researchers Jacques Verstraete and Sam Mattheus have found the answer to r(4,t), a longstanding Ramsey problem that has perplexed the math world for decades.

Students Teach Students Under Pilot Program to Improve Student Success Rates

November 12, 2015

…Instruction (SI) program complements Math 10 and Math 20, courses that a majority of students must pass. Undergraduates, most of whom have already taken the class, are trained to be peer leaders to guide students currently in the class. The Teaching + Learning Commons (The Commons) was established to further…

UC San Diego-Based Mathematics Testing Project Goes Viral

February 8, 2018

UC San Diego-Based Mathematics Testing Project Goes Viral Mathematics Diagnostic Testing Project expands its online testing platform to help promote math readiness and performance in students nationwide The University of California San Diego, which hosts the Mathematics Diagnostic Testing Project (MDTP) within the Division of Physical Sciences, is blazing a…

Three UC San Diego Alumni Awarded $175,000 Teaching Fellowships

July 11, 2012

Three recent graduates of the University of California, San Diego—Vickie Do, ’09, Stephanie Kinkel, ’05 and Michelle Lee, ’10—have been named Knowles Science Teaching Fellows and will each receive a $175,000 award from the Knowles Science Teaching Foundation.

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