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UC San Diego Expands Sexual Assault and Violence Prevention Services

January 21, 2015

…provide crisis intervention and advocacy to faculty and staff, in addition to students. Due to the expansion of services, as well as a recent call to action by University of California President Janet Napolitano to have a system-wide consistent model for the prevention and response to sexual assault and violence,…

Student National Medical Association

February 29, 2024

The Student National Medical Association (SNMA) focuses on supporting underrepresented minority medical students across the United States. The UC San Diego chapter is growing and thriving through advocacy, mentorship, community and social events.

Graduate Research Advocacy Day Takes Over Sacramento

April 5, 2018

…21 for Graduate Research Advocacy Day. Photos courtesy UC San Diego Graduate Division. Graduate Research Advocacy Day Takes Over Sacramento UC San Diego graduate students share impact of their research, advocate for increased investment from the state UC San Diego students met with legislators March 21 to share how their…

UC San Diego’s Sexual Assault Resource Center Turns 30

January 25, 2018

…was renamed CARE (Campus, Advocacy, Resources and Education) at SARC in 2015, in response to a call to action from University of California President Janet Napolitano to have a system-wide consistent model for the prevention and response to sexual assault and violence. That same year, CARE expanded its services for…

UC San Diego Health Named Center of Excellence for Polycystic Kidney Disease

December 13, 2022

UC San Diego Health has been named a Center of Excellence for polycystic kidney disease (PKD) by the PKD Foundation – the leading advocacy group dedicated to finding treatments and a cure for PKD. UC San Diego Health is one of just 28 institutions nationwide to receive this designation.

Grad Students Show Lawmakers Value of UC Research

May 4, 2017

…during UC Graduate Research Advocacy Day, which took place April 19. Osborne and Jahmese Fort, who is pursuing a doctorate in communication at UC San Diego, were part of the delegation of UC graduate students who traveled to the State Capitol to impress upon legislators the value of graduate research.…

‘Creating a Safe Space for Yourself and Others’

May 18, 2023

Board members from Active Minds, a student organization dedicated to starting and changing conversations about mental health, share about their journeys with mental health advocacy.

UC San Diego Advocates’ Message to State Legislators

May 8, 2014

…for Joint Higher Education Advocacy Day. Teams comprised of leaders from the three segments met with legislators to showcase the unique partnerships among the college systems and share their vision for the state, which includes educational access to all students, energizing workforce development, fostering cutting-edge research and promoting civic engagement.Representatives…

Margarita Baggett Elected President of Association of California Nurse Leaders

November 1, 2012

Margarita Baggett, MSN, BSN, RN, chief nursing officer (CNO) and interim chief operating officer (COO) for UC San Diego Health System has been elected President of the Association of California Nurse Leaders (ACNL), a prestigious statewide organization that advances the art and profession of nursing.

Science Leader to Speak June 11 on Advocating for Research

May 31, 2018

…long track record of advocacy for federal investment in research and development, science education and innovation. He is one of only a few members of Congress trained as a physicist. Holt served from 1988 to 1998 as assistant director of the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory. He received his doctorate in…

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