November 6, 2014
…start late 2016. I-5 Express Lanes/Direct Access Ramps (DAR): This Caltrans North Coast Corridor Project will add freeway lanes and make improvements to reduce congestion and better accommodate traffic. Caltrans and SANDAG have proposed several improvements near UC San Diego including expanding the freeway from four to five lanes in…
October 31, 2016
The University of California San Diego’s iconic, futuristic spaceship of a building, Geisel Library, will unveil its first virtual-reality 3-D display system during a public reception on Monday, November 7 from 10 am to noon. The life-size CAVEkiosk will be open to the campus community and the public at large,…
December 17, 2019
In a UC San Diego study, rats with spinal cord injuries experienced a three-fold increase in motor activity when treated with neural progenitor cells that had been pre-conditioned with a modified form of tPA, a drug commonly used to treat non-hemorrhagic stroke.
September 28, 2017
As the University of California San Diego’s second college, John Muir College admitted its first students in 1967. 50 years later, the college is celebrating its golden anniversary with a year-long series of festive events. Muir’s current students and alumni are invited to the college for a kick-off festival for…
May 4, 2017
…“nerve-wracking yet exhilarating” and expressed their gratitude to UC San Diego “for supporting us and giving us this entrepreneurial opportunity.” The idea for Waitz came about when electrical engineering major Nicholas Halverson, ’17, came to UC San Diego from a small town. Geisel Library was a problem: he saw lines…
November 18, 2021
…Blue Eagle Vigil, LaBrake expressed his hope for continued collaboration between UC San Diego and the Kumeyaay Nation. Me vs. We Elena Hood, director of the Intertribal Resource Center at UC San Diego, also welcomed the students into the growing Native community on campus. During her speech, she encouraged the…
August 9, 2013
In a first-of-its-kind academic forum, an international audience of more than 60 distinguished scientists gathered at the University of California, San Diego to discuss the future of brain-mapping research and trans-Atlantic collaborations.
May 2, 2013
Within days of each other, Robert W. Conn recently made two trips to Washington, D.C. to meet President Barack Obama at the White House. The Dean Emeritus of the University of California, San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering, Dr. Conn is President of The Kavli Foundation.
September 23, 2016
Prof. Sahoo – whose journey into the world of cancer genomics was borne from his background in computer science – has been selected as a participating member of the Cancer Genomes and Networks program at UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center.
January 30, 2014
…tray that MiP can carry and test your skill at stacking games. Or, put a full soda can on MiP’s tray, and drive it to a friend across the room via Bluetooth and a free smart phone app. And, of course, MiP can dance—either to the beat of its own…