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UC San Diego Fuels Regional Economy, Impacts State

October 3, 2019

…Erik Jepsen/UC San Diego Publications The University of California San Diego’s scenic main campus in La Jolla overlooks and offers access to the beautiful Pacific Ocean. But we don’t just ride waves, we make them. Ranked worldwide as a top 15 research university, UC San Diego is one of the…

Violence is Common and Increasing in Pandemic-Era California

September 8, 2022

A new report finds physical and sexual violence are an increasing ‘epidemic’ in California; UC San Diego researchers call for health equity-based reform.

Most of UC San Diego’s COVID-19 Cases Detected Early by Wastewater Screening

August 11, 2021

Part of UC San Diego’s Return to Learn program, wastewater screening helped prevent outbreaks by detecting 85 percent of cases early, allowing for timely testing, contact tracing and isolation.

Trailblazing Tritons: Notable Alumni Forge Diverse Paths

May 18, 2017

…data to help shape public policy. A visual artist strips away stereotypes of race, gender and socioeconomics. Who are these pioneers? They’re Tritons—esteemed graduates of UC San Diego. And June 8-11, they will be honored during our Alumni Weekend on campus. The 2017 Alumni Celebration will mark the 39th year…

Building a Defense Against Zika

June 2, 2016

…deemed a significant human health threat until a major outbreak occurred in the Yap Islands north of Australia in 2007, followed by another in French Polynesia in 2013. For the first time, the Zika virus was associated with serious symptoms, including life-threatening neurological disorders. Zika Virus Last year, the virus…

Patty Maysent Named CEO of UC San Diego Health

January 21, 2016

Patty Maysent has accepted the position as CEO of UC San Diego Health, the region’s only academic health system. Her appointment was approved by the UC Board of Regents and will commence January 21, 2016.

Celebrating the Past and Future

October 2, 2014

…improved lives and a healthier planet. And it is the resulting transformation—such as producing fuel from algae, one of the most exciting areas for the development of alternative fuels—that define the excellence that is UC San Diego. And this year we commemorate another milestone—the 50th anniversary of the enrollment of…

UCSD Alumni Announces 2014 Alumni Honorees

February 6, 2014

…the National Institutes of Health. Emerging Leader: Paloma Young, M.F.A. ’06 Theatre Paloma Young is a costume designer who was recognized for her work in Peter and the Starcatcher at the 66th annual Tony Awards (2012) for Best Costume Design of a Play. She studied costume design at UC San…

Three UC San Diego Researchers Elected to National Academy of Medicine

October 19, 2015

…considered among the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine.

The Happiness of Cities: Do Happy People Take Happy Images?

April 21, 2014

A team of researchers from the University of California, San Diego and The Graduate Center, City University of New York (CUNY) is one of only six groups to win one of Twitter’s inaugural #DataGrants. To do so, they beat out more than 1,300 rival proposals from around the world.

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