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Leaders in Their Fields

April 30, 2024

Five UC San Diego graduate students recently joined the ranks of the Bouchet Graduate Honor Society, a prestigious national organization that recognizes scholars whose commitment to social justice, diversity, leadership and academic excellence pushes the boundaries of doctoral education.

Laughter As Medicine

November 2, 2023

November is Native American Heritage Month, and UC San Diego is celebrating the rich traditions and important contributions of Native people. All are invited to the kickoff luncheon, which will feature a keynote by Ryan RedCorn, writer and story editor on the popular Hulu series “Reservation Dogs.”

New Scholarship to Reduce Barrier for Most Promising Medical Students

April 1, 2021

…at VA San Diego Healthcare System and director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program at UC San Diego School of Medicine. This scholarship is intended to help ensure that the cost of attendance does not prevent the most promising and deserving medical students from choosing UC San Diego School of…

Celebrating Native American Heritage

October 11, 2011

…of ancestors of current tribal members are literally coming back home,” said Ross Frank, professor in UC San Diego’s department of ethnic studies. The exhibit consists of reproductions of selected photographs from the collections of the San Diego Museum of Man taken in San Diego’s Native American communities around the…

“Californian Shaman” High School Students Explore Plants, Medicine and More

October 12, 2017

…Kyle Dykes/UC San Diego Health “Californian Shaman” High School Students Explore Plants, Medicine and More As the high school students hiked along the nature trail at Scripps Coastal Reserve, José Waterton, a doctoral student in plant ecology at UC San Diego, pointed out native species like telegraph weed, California sagebrush…

Q&A: Medical School Minute

November 17, 2023

In recognition of Native American Heritage Month, we sat down with two medical students who are members of the Chickasaw Nation to learn about their motivations for choosing medical school at University of California San Diego

California Releases New Climate Science, Planning Tools to Prepare for Climate Change Impacts

August 27, 2018

The State of California today released California’s Fourth Climate Change Assessment, which details new information on the impacts of climate change and provides planning tools to support the state’s response. Among the assessment’s warnings are that two-thirds of Southern California’s beaches could completely disappear and the average area burned by…

UC San Diego Design Lab & California 100 Partner to Bring Top Talent to Design@Large Workshop Series

April 4, 2022

In order to get the future we want, we must take an active hand in designing it. Californians are creating many opportunities to shape the state’s future, including Governor Gavin Newsom’s statewide Future of Work Commission, responses to sweeping social changes brought about by COVID-19.

Campus Summit Encourages Collaboration to Solve Environmental Woes

May 24, 2018

…elected officials, agency and tribal representatives, non-profit partners and philanthropic supporters. “Even when we understand the science and we have the technology, deploying it requires strategic policy decisions,” said UC San Diego Chancellor Pradeep K. Khosla. “It cannot be done in a vacuum.” The summit featured two panel discussions on…

November Brings a Joyful Celebration of Native Tradition and Culture

November 8, 2022

This November UC San Diego recognizes the rich and diverse cultures, traditions and stories of Native American tribes and communities with educational and community-building events.

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