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UC San Diego Honors the Life and Legacy of César Chávez

March 31, 2022

…Leading for Change: Student Advocacy Across HSIs April 7 | 21st Annual César E. Chávez Celebration Kickoff and Scholarship Awards April 7 | The Vibrant Being: Luis Valdez in Conversation with Dr. Jorge Huerta April 14 | César E. Chávez Movie Night For a full event list and registration details,…

UC San Diego Announces Recipients of Chancellor’s and Revelle Medals

October 7, 2021

…San Diego event. Her advocacy and support for heart and cardiovascular disease research and care was recognized by the American Heart Association, which awarded her the Legendary Women of the Heart award in 2015. Patricia and Christopher Weil For 25 years, Patricia and Christopher Weil have been advocates for UC…

Class of 2021 Shining Stars

June 10, 2021

…In addition to her advocacy work, Arakaki led the development of the UC San Diego Diversity and Science Lecture (DASL) last summer. Alongside other graduate students and postdocs across the UC San Diego biosciences departments, she organized seminars to showcase the outstanding science driven by graduate students and postdocs from…

Two Billion Reasons to Celebrate

August 19, 2019

…Their generosity, leadership and advocacy have brought an excitement and energy to this fundraising effort. Alumnus Ken Kroner, Ph.D. ’88, is chair of the Campaign for UC San Diego. The campus community was also an important partner in helping us reach this milestone. In May 2019, faculty, staff and students…

UC San Diego Announces Recipients of Chancellor’s and Revelle Medals

October 10, 2019

…in 1981. Dr. Watson’s advocacy for the success of UC San Diego students was highlighted through his guidance of such transformative initiatives as the Career and Student Services centers, the Undergraduate Research and Opportunities Abroad programs, TritonLink, RIMAC and the North Campus Recreation Area, Price Center and the transition from…

UC San Diego Names 2020-2022 Changemaker Faculty Fellows

December 17, 2020

…Project Title: Disability, Inclusion, Advocacy: Performing Arts and Community Impact Community Partners: Arc of San Diego, La Jolla Playhouse and other partners to be announced Project Description: Coinciding with the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Porter and Herbst will teach a large-enrollment course in Sixth College’s Culture,…

UC San Diego Announces 60th Anniversary Awardees

October 22, 2020

…than 400 publications and advocacy for raising the status of women and underrepresented minorities on campus, further demonstrating her extraordinary leadership. Richard Madsen, Distinguished Professor, Sociology Richard Madsen Richard Madsen is a highly respected scholar and public intellectual who first joined the UC San Diego community in 1978. A distinguished…

Ahead of the Curve

May 19, 2016

…September: an education and advocacy forum for the public, and a research symposium connecting local innovators to one another and to the region’s business community. The consortium is currently raising funds to match a challenge grant from the Legler Benbough Foundation. Eight UC San Diego research teams have won BRAIN…

2017 Outstanding Graduates

June 1, 2017

…care, but also through advocacy and compassion,” he said. Garcia is a member of the UC San Diego School of Medicine’s Program in Medical Education – Health Equity (PRIME-HEq), which trains physicians to meet the needs of populations who are traditionally underserved by the medical system. He said one of…

Student Life Reignites with Treasured Campus Traditions, New Degrees and Division I Competition

September 30, 2021

…on campus involvement, social advocacy and research experience. All new and returning students can dive into research when they arrive at UC San Diego through the Undergraduate Research Hub (formerly known as Academic Enrichment Programs). Research opportunities exist in all fields, and faculty mentors are available to help students grow…

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