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News Archive - Christine Clark

  • Operation Santa Seeks Community Members to Adopt Families in its Effort to Holiday Cheer

    Since 2007, UC San Diego’s Operation Santa has provided Christmas celebrations for 731 San Diego families who are facing financial hardship. Many of the families served by Operation Santa are led by single mothers as well as those who are victims of domestic violence, facing illness, experiencing the…

  • UC San Diego to Commemorate World AIDS Day Dec. 1

    The impact HIV/AIDS has had and continues to have in the San Diego community and beyond is the center of the University of California, San Diego’s recognition of World AIDS Day on Dec. 1. The campus will sponsor a number of events throughout the day, including a display of sections of the AIDS Memorial…

  • A Mission to Serve: Veteran of the Year Recognized for Dedication to Giving Back

    This year’s UC San Diego Veteran of the Year recipient, Jan Noz, served her country as a member of the United States Air Force; now, she serves the university as a senior disability specialist in the Office for Students with Disabilities. In this role, Noz helps students—including veterans— understand…

  • UC San Diego an ‘Upward-Mobility Machine’

    UC San Diego freshman Felipe Soltero always knew he wanted to go to college, but it was a dream that did not always seem attainable. “I knew I wanted to come to UC San Diego, but I had no idea how I would pay,” Soltero said.

  • UC San Diego Named Among Nation’s Most Ethnically Diverse Colleges

    The University of California, San Diego has been named the 11th most ethnically diverse college in the nation, according to a new report. Best College Reviews, a ranking service for American colleges and universities, recently released a list of the top 50 ethnically diverse schools.  Statistics and…

  • U.S. News Global Rankings Name UC San Diego 19th Best University in World

    The University of California, San Diego is named the 19th best university in the world in U.S. News and World Report’s second-annual global rankings, released today. The campus is one of only five public universities in the U.S. to make the top 20 in the list of the world’s top 750 colleges. The…

  • Students Encouraged to Seek Education Outside the Classroom, Fight for Social Justice

    Raise your consciousness and seek every day to do something to better the life of someone around you and, in that, your life will become richer, happier and more fulfilled.

  • UC San Diego Welcomes New and Returning Students for Start of Fall Quarter

    Sixth College freshman Breanna Allen is a San Diego native who is the first in her family to attend college. Over the summer, Allen prepared for the start of fall quarter at UC San Diego by taking part in the Triton Community Leadership Institute, a three-day residential program geared toward incoming…