Sally Ride, First American Woman in Space and Former California Space Institute Director, Dies at 61

Sally Ride, professor emeritus of physics at the University of California, San Diego and former director of the University of California’s California Space Institute, died July 23 of pancreatic cancer. She was 61.

July 24, 2012General, Science and Engineering, Science & Engineering

UC San Diego Researcher Receives $2.5 million Award from the National Institute on Drug Abuse

Dr. Davey Smith, associate professor of medicine at the UC San Diego School of Medicine and the VA San Diego Health System is one of three recipients of the 2012 Avant-Garde Award for HIV/AIDS research.

July 24, 2012Awards, General, Health, Science and Engineering, Health & Medicine, Science & Engineering, Awards, Honors & Appointments

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