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Making Every Drop Count: UC San Diego Steps Up Water Conservation Efforts

April 30, 2015

…are in a semi-arid climate, UC San Diego has had ambitious water-saving goals for many years,” said Gary C. Matthews, vice chancellor for Resource Management and Planning. “But with the severity of the drought, water conservation has become our greatest priority and we are exploring every avenue to reduce all…

Should We Bring Back the Woolly Mammoth?

April 26, 2018

…[ancient] bones, how species change in response to large-scale changes in climate,” she said. “The goal of my research is to learn from the past to be able to make informed decisions about how we use the limited resources that we have, to protect species that are in danger today.”…

UC San Diego Celebrates 20th Annual Black History Month

February 3, 2022

…a prime time for change, and this exploration can really impact their trajectory later. I believe every person I work with has the wisdom, knowledge and capacity to heal. Together we are a mental health team working to improve well-being. I encourage students to share tools and learnings with friends…

Undergraduate Students Bring Intranet to Rural Ghanaian School

March 12, 2020

…undergraduate advisor. “We can’t change the reliability or cost of the internet in Ghana or in that school location. We can’t do much about that, so we saw an opportunity to change the perspective and maybe instead of trying to have better internet, have a system that can work around…

‘Alleys in Action’ Project Demonstrates What’s Possible for Neglected Public Space

February 22, 2018

…For an afternoon, they changed the nondescript alley behind the Ould Sod and Rabbit Hole bars, just south of Adams Avenue between 34th and Felton, into a people-friendly place abuzz with activity and inspiration. Working with a crew of volunteers, they painted bright blue, green and yellow squares straight onto…

UC San Diego Turns 60

November 19, 2020

…on 60 years of changemaking and looks ahead toward the future Over the span of six decades, what began as a brand new University of California campus situated on the coast of La Jolla has evolved into one of the top 20 research universities in the world. From its start…

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

March 4, 2021

…global threats, such as climate change and the pandemic, even while we compete. This support helps us carry out our mission to inform the public and improve the effectiveness of U.S. policymaking towards China.” Current research innovations underway at the center include the China Data Lab, which serves as a…

Part Living History, Part Community Festival, Founders Celebration Hits Campus Nov. 13-15

November 13, 2014

…discuss research connected to climate change: Matthew Alford, Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Richard Carson, department of economics; and Eugene Pawlak, department of mechanical and aerospace engineering. The second theme of the evening is “enriching human life and society.” Focusing on cutting-edge research relating to personalized medicine, three additional faculty members…

NSF Director Touts Magnitude of UC San Diego Research and Outreach During Visit

July 7, 2022

Professor Kimberly Prather discusses climate, aerosols and atmospheric chemistry with National Science Foundation Director Sethuraman Panchanathan during a tour of the Maker Space in Scripps Institution of Oceanography’s Hydraulics Laboratory. Photos by Erik Jepsen/University Communications. NSF Director Touts Magnitude of UC San Diego Research and Outreach During Visit UC San…

Culture of Collaboration Attracted New Vice Chancellor for Research to UC San Diego

September 8, 2022

…for the marketplace and changing the way governmental agencies and utilities function. Q. Not every university has an Office of Research Affairs. What makes UC San Diego different? A. Research Affairs offices are a hallmark of the top-tier research universities. Securing and maintaining research awards with the very highest standards…

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