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New UC San Diego Program Expands Campus Innovation Pipeline

December 8, 2016

The innovation ecosystem at UC San Diego will open more opportunities for campus entrepreneurs with the launch of Accelerating Innovations to Market (AIM), an ambitious program that encourages graduate students, postdoctoral scholars, researchers and faculty to develop and commercialize their problem-solving ideas.

Celebrating Our Differences

March 8, 2018

…doctoral student at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego. “Inclusion, diversity and equity are important, not just as a progressive cause, but as a way to improve society for people at every social and economic level,” added Yee, who volunteers at the Rosa Parks Tutoring Program, a recipient…

Waking Up to Why Sleep Health Matters

October 31, 2019

…gadgetry, light—both natural and artificial—is pervasive. Light is inherently intertwined with the 24-hour biological sleep-wake cycle known as the circadian rhythm, as well as with the quality of our sleep, which factors into our health, disease prevention and normal everyday functioning. Credit: Ximei Ackerman, Tiffany Phan, Maryanna Sophia Landaverde, Stuart…

UC San Diego Philosophers Work to Fix Discipline’s Gender Disparities

October 23, 2014

…“The significance of four-year institutions building relationships with community colleges to strengthen transfer agreements is essential in engineering because the curriculum is sequential,” said Ferrez. “When community college students know precisely which classes they will need to take before they transfer, it smooths their transition into engineering and increases the…

$18M Boost to Materials Science Research at UC San Diego

July 9, 2020

…materials aimed at improving human lives. The first research theme is all about developing new ways to control the properties of materials during their synthesis by controlling how they transition, from the smallest atomic building blocks to materials that are large enough to see with the human eye. Improved materials…

UC San Diego Entrepreneurs Pitch Their Technologies in $300,000 primeUC Competition

January 7, 2016

…University of California research institute and life-science accelerator headquartered at UCSF Mission Bay; the prize money was provided by Johnson & Johnson Innovation. Although none of the UC San Diego finalists were prizewinners, the competition provided networking opportunities and presentation experience critical to obtaining seed funding for their startups. The…

Ready for Liftoff

April 15, 2021

…graduate student at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, McArthur studied underwater ocean acoustics and conducted sea-going research that helped prepare her for the challenges of space. Photo credit: NASA. Ready for Liftoff UC San Diego alumna Megan McArthur to pilot NASA’s SpaceX Crew-2 mission to International Space Station With more than…

The Doctrine of Doctors

February 15, 2018

…Doctrine of Doctors The art and science of medicine evolves, but the School of Medicine’s goal is constant: Create physicians who are as compassionate as they are brilliant In a few months, a new class of students will begin studies at UC San Diego School of Medicine, future doctors in…

Sign Here

May 24, 2018

…student Moises Jaramillo; local artist Claudia Jimenez, who gives ASL tours at a San Diego museum and also works at Amazon; ASL poet and instructor Rezenet Moges-Riedel; and Carol Padden, dean of the Division of Social Sciences at UC San Diego. From left, moderator Wink with four members of the…

UC San Diego Library Gifted $10 Million from Foundation Trustee and Alumna Sally T. WongAvery

February 24, 2022

…language materials in the humanities and social sciences, including literature, history, sociology, linguistics, art, film studies, philosophy, economy business, political science, and international relations pertaining to each region. In 2020, the Library established the Sally T. WongAvery Collection of Chinese Materials with the donation of a complete collection of Chinese…

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