Rady School Dean Robert S. Sullivan Elected Vice Chair-Chair Elect of AACSB International

Robert S. Sullivan, dean of the Rady School of Management at UC San Diego, has been elected vice chair-chair elect of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).

March 01, 2012Alumni, General, Alumni

Pioneering Astrophysicist Rashid Sunyaev to Speak at Kyoto Prize Symposium March 21

Rashid Sunyaev, Ph.D., one of the world’s most distinguished astrophysicists, will speak at the University of California, San Diego, March 21 at 3:30 p.m., as part of the annual Kyoto Prize Symposium. To register for the free talk, which is open to the public, please visit:

March 01, 2012Events, On Campus, Science and Engineering, Campus & Community, Science & Engineering, Physical Sciences, Events

UC San Diego Among First in Nation to Treat Brain Cancer with Novel Viral Vector

UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center researchers and surgeons are among the first in the nation to treat patients with recurrent brain cancer by directly injecting an investigational viral vector into their tumor. The treatment is being developed by a local San Diego Company, Tocagen Inc.

March 01, 2012General, Health, Science and Engineering, Health & Medicine, Science & Engineering

Faculty Awards and Honors March 2012

Gabriel M. Rebeiz, and Judith A. Varner

March 01, 2012Faculty Awards and Honors, Faculty, Awards, Honors & Appointments

SDSC, UC Santa Cruz to Host Summer School on Astroinformatics

The San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego, in conjunction with the University of California’s High-Performance AstroComputing Center (UC-HiPACC), will host a two-week long summer school designed to help the next generation of astronomers manage the ever-increasing amount of data generated by new instruments, digital sky surveys, and simulations.

March 01, 2012Events, Science and Engineering, SDSC, Science & Engineering, Physical Sciences, SDSC, Events

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