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UC San Diego Scientists Race to Document Mexico’s Maya Ruins

January 24, 2023

Researchers from the UC San Diego Qualcomm Institute have joined forces with Mexico’s National Institute of Anthropology and History to document at-risk Maya ruins in the Yucatán Peninsula.

Center for Networked Systems: Finding the Silver Lining in a Sometimes Dark ‘Cloud’

September 6, 2013

On first appearances, it might seem as if researchers at the University of California, San Diego Center for Networked Systems are working at cross-purposes to one another.

Experiment in Progress

May 1, 2023

From Blacktronika to ocean sounds to gender-coded sound structures, experimental musicians and faculty like King Britt, Amy Cimini, and Lei Liang continue to redefine the Department of Music. Also features Rand Steiger.

Persistence Pays Off

June 17, 2021

…within the new political, social and economic landscape that has emerged following a massive public health crisis. “Politics—the act of determining who gets what, where, how and why—is our collective responsibility,” explained Garza. “Don’t leave it up to someone else to figure it out. Be engaged, be informed, get activated,…

Campus Focuses on Impact of Triton Women in Leadership

February 13, 2020

…the Division of Biological Sciences; and Alysson Satterlund, vice chancellor for Student Affairs. The panelists answered questions ranging from what they like most about their job and who are their biggest mentors, to what are women’s biggest challenges as leaders and how they personally balance family life with work life.…

Creating a New Kind of Climate Warrior

November 3, 2016

…knowledge in climate change science. “It’s a breakthrough approach using real-time data to solve the issue of affordability and make clean energy more sustainable in rural areas,” said study corresponding author Nithya Ramanathan, president and co-founder of the Los Angeles company Nexleaf Analytics, which developed the sensors installed in participating…

Four New Hires Underscore Campus’s Commitment to Diversity

February 27, 2014

…of one’s identity, methodology, social status or beliefs,” said Arellano. “The Raza Resource Centro will support the idea that there are multiple leaders in our community and all of us play a critical role in connecting the different Latina/o communities to our research, teaching and programming.” The Raza Resource Centro…

Chancellor’s Associates Scholars Program Welcomes Record-Breaking Class

September 29, 2016

…thrive academically, emotionally and socially once on campus. “You belong at UC San Diego. You are here because you have already demonstrated that you are smart, talented and creative. And that is something we want to nurture,” said Chancellor Khosla. “We are here to help you achieve your goals and…

Computers in a Jazz Ensemble? Inventing Improvisational AI

January 13, 2022

Project REACH: Raising Co-creativity in Cyber-Human Musicianship is teaching computers how to improvise, musically.

The Class of 2023: Resilient and Ready for the World

May 23, 2023

UC San Diego’s Class of 2023 are diverse, perseverant and passionate about making a difference. They have reached for the stars and left the UC San Diego community better than they found it. Read more about some of our stunning graduates here.

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