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Atmospheric Rivers, Cloud-Creating Aerosol Particles, and California Reservoirs

January 16, 2015

In the midst of the California rainy season, scientists are embarking on a field campaign designed to improve the understanding of the natural and human-caused phenomena that determine when and how the state gets its precipitation. They will do so by studying atmospheric rivers, meteorological events that include the famous…

NSF Grant to Improve Visualization Capabilities for the Biosciences and Geosciences

December 17, 2014

The National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) is partnering with the University of California, San Diego (UC San Diego), to expand and enhance visualization capabilities in the bio- and geosciences through a grant from the National Science Foundation.

New COVID-19 Webinar Series: How will Coronavirus Change the World?

April 16, 2020

…headed as a global community, UC San Diego’s School of Global Policy and Strategy (GPS) is sponsoring a weekly webinar series on Thursdays from noon to 1 p.m., now until June 4. Topics of the Global Impacts of COVID-19 - A GPS Webinar Series range from successful containment strategies in…

A Career Cultivated in Watermelon Fields

April 16, 2020

…Lamont, Calif., a farming community located 13 miles from downtown Bakersfield, Patiño decided to follow her two older siblings and their parents to work in the fields to harvest watermelons. “Maribel asked to be given a chance to work in the fields placing produce stickers on the watermelon,” remembers Esteban…

Birch Aquarium Staff Keeping 6,000 Fish, Invertebrates Healthy During Closure to Public

April 30, 2020

…and organizations in the community, unexpected challenges have arisen with this global pandemic, but the aquarium’s animal care team has risen to the occasion while still making their safety a priority. Aquarist Kayla Strate has a moment of zen on Birch Aquarium’s Tide Pool Plaza. The animal care team is…

Celebrating 20 Years of Sally Ride Science

February 18, 2021

…Years of Sally Ride Science Organization cofounded by late astronaut marks major milestone of providing STEM inspiration for the next generation The 2019 Women in Leadership event brought together (from left) astrophysicist Jedidah Isler; journalist Lynn Sherr, who served as moderator; former first daughter Chelsea Clinton; and Girl Scouts CEO…

Health Care Heroes: UC San Diego Nurses Pour Hearts into Caring for Patients with COVID-19

May 7, 2020

…the way in our community,” said Margarita Baggett, chief clinical officer at UC San Diego Health. Baggett sees the impact of the pandemic on her team’s personal lives. But she also sees how they rally together, especially at work where they care for patients around the clock. It’s particularly fitting…

Transfer Students Start Strong with New Success Center

May 14, 2020

…by registering at a community college in his junior year. He transferred to UC San Diego at the age of 19 and will graduate this spring with a double major in political science and history. Parthasarathy now helps other transfer students find their niche as a peer coach at the…

SDSC Granted $1.3 Million Award for ‘SeedMe.org’ Data Sharing Infrastructure

October 1, 2014

…received a three-year, $1.3 million award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop a web-based resource that lets scientists seamlessly share and access preliminary results and transient data from research on a variety of platforms, including mobile devices.

Back to Basics: Securing Students’ Food, Housing and Financial Needs

May 21, 2020

…the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center as well as at the La Jolla Park East Apartments. Each site has two student volunteers, who wear masks and gloves and practice social distancing. Food is sourced from a variety of distributors, including Sysco wholesale, San Diego Food Bank and Garden of Eden,…

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