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Bill Nye Comes to Campus as ‘The Data Science Guy’

March 8, 2018

…who joined the social media company in 2004 when it had only 15 computer servers and 250,000 users, Halıcıoğlu later worked at eBay and Blizzard Entertainment, and is now a private investor as well as a lecturer in UC San Diego’s Department of Computer Science and Engineering. Bill Nye addressed…

20th Annual Diversity Awards Honor Commitment to Outreach, Inclusion and Community Building

March 5, 2015

…A professor of reproductive medicine and director of student programs at the UC San Diego Center for Investigations of Health and Educational Disparities, Lawson takes the time to get to know his mentees’ individual aspirations and dreams to better help them achieve their goals. “Helping students realize their own creative…

What’s in Your Gut?

May 17, 2018

…San Diego School of Medicine. To tease out the identities of the bacteria living in a participant’s mixed sample, the American Gut Project team sequences a genetic marker unique to bacteria and archaea. Called 16S rRNA, this molecule acts as a sort of barcode for these microbes. For thousands of…

Clearing the Course for Glycans in Development of Flu Drugs

November 19, 2020

…billion each year in medical expenses and another $16 billion in lost earnings in America alone, according to researchers at UC San Diego. Rommie Amaro, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, San Diego. Teeing up on the science behind the flu virus is Rommie Amaro and J. Andrew…

Major Gift Supports UC San Diego’s 21st Century China Center

March 4, 2021

…the China-based global Internet technology company Alibaba Group. His wife, Clara Wu Tsai, is an investor and philanthropist and a longtime resident of La Jolla whose philanthropic work is focused on scientific research, economic mobility, social justice and creativity in the arts. The couple are owners of the Brooklyn Nets,…

Audrey’s Café Celebrates Grand Opening in Geisel Library

May 12, 2016

…café across its social media channels, including Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. More than 200 guests penned heartfelt notes of thanks to Audrey Geisel on brightly colored daisy shaped cards. Another popular activity was striking a pose in the “photo booth,” with multiple props on hand to ramp up the fun…

Celebrating Sally Ride

May 31, 2018

…Science, speaks with the media before the dedication ceremony. Ride, who was a member of UC San Diego’s physics faculty from 1989 until her death in 2012, was also an avid stamp collector, which made her commemoration on a Forever-denomination stamp all the more meaningful. “She would be thrilled beyond…

Live, Learn, Play: Vibrant New Neighborhood to Break Ground on Campus

June 7, 2018

…classrooms, which are student-centered, technology-rich spaces, designed to facilitate student interaction. There will also be four lecture halls of varying sizes–two 250-seat halls, one 350-seat hall and a large-scale 600-seat lecture hall. In addition to providing much-needed living and academic space, the North Torrey Pines Learning and Living Neighborhood will…

Local Cures for the Climate Crisis

October 22, 2020

…of the School of Medicine and the Institute for Public Health; political scientist Fonna Forman of the Division of Social Sciences and the Center on Global Justice; and Scripps Oceanography climate scientist Ramanathan. Al-Delaimy and Ramanathan are, with Sánchez Sorondo, co-editors of “Health of People, Health of Planet and Our…

$5 Million Gift to Establish New Center for Taiwan Studies

May 6, 2021

…the intersection of science, technology, art and policy,” said UC San Diego Chancellor Pradeep K. Khosla. “As the global economy enters into the ‘Pacific Era,’ our diverse community of students and scholars from around the world is keenly interested in studying the history, culture and impact of the region. Chiu-Shan…

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