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February 15, 2018
 
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Using Science and Humanities to Step Back in Time
Fieldwork in Italy leads to virtual-reality modeling on campus for a truly interactive experience
A collaborative group of researchers from the University of California San Diego traveled to Turin, Italy recently to digitally map an entire portion of the city—complete with historic architecture, expansive murals and stunning works of art. Digital data will be used by students and researchers on campus to explore the site’s buildings and artifacts, ultimately recreating an interactive, virtual-reality experience. Read More »
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School of Medicine Turns 50: The Doctrine of Doctors
In a few months, a new class of students will begin studies at UC San Diego School of Medicine—future doctors in pursuit of future careers. They will look a lot like the inaugural class that opened the school 50 years ago. But this new generation will be working toward much different jobs. Read More »
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Faculty and Staff Step Up to Support UC San Diego
During the fiscal year ending June 30, 2017, gifts from nearly 1,400 faculty and staff provided more than $5.8 million to support UC San Diego. Read More »
 
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Nontradition Breaks Through 2018 CASE Regional Awards
The Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) has awarded UC San Diego nine awards—including five gold honors—in its annual District VII Awards of Excellence program. Read More »
 
Alumnus Establishes Mentorship Initiative at Rady School of Management »
Spirit Night
 
Campus Celebrates Move to Division I at Spirit Night
UC San Diego Athletics invited the entire campus community to celebrate the university’s move to NCAA Division I at Spirit Night on Feb. 9. View Slideshow »
 
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UC SAN DIEGO HEADLINES
New ‘4-D Goggles’ Allow Wearers to be ‘Touched’ by Approaching Objects »
Recordings Spout Secrets behind Blue Whale Behavior »
Enzyme Plays a Key Role in Calories Burned both During Obesity and Dieting »
Ignite @ UC San Diego Extends Innovation Conference to Two Days in Year Two »
IN THE MEDIA
San Diego Union-Tribune  |  Feb. 13
UC San Diego's Teddy Cruz wins $100,000 Vilcek prize »
Fox News  |  Feb. 8
Why the sun will soon get dimmer »
San Diego Union-Tribune  |  Feb. 9
Is UC San Diego move to Division I smart? On that campus, most things are (Opinion) »
Salon  |  Feb. 9
When food stamps pass as tickets to better health »
San Diego Union-Tribune  |  Feb. 13
Parents of UC San Diego researcher who died in car accident donate $500,000 to campus »
KPBS  |  Feb. 13
San Diego pursues drought-proof water supply »
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The campus community celebrated the move to NCAA Division 1 at Spirit Night on Friday as the Triton basketball teams took on Cal Poly Pomona. View »
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Feb. 15
Campus Wide First-Generation Event: Bouncing Back & Exploring your Passions »
 
 
Feb. 21
Target Open House »
 
 
Feb. 20
Lessons from Leaders of the Civil Rights Movement: Passing the Torch-From Selma to Today »
 
 
Feb. 22
Afro-Caribbean Dance and Drumming Workshop »
 
 
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Women’s Water Polo vs California Baptist
 
 
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Women’s Basketball vs Cal State Dominguez Hills
 
 
02/22/18 at 7:30 p.m.
Men’s Basketball vs Cal State Dominguez Hills
 
 
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How Do You Get to Work or School?
Take the City of San Diego’s online commuter survey this month and help shape plans for a more sustainable future. It only takes a few minutes to complete and your input could help get more people biking, walking or taking transit. More Info »
CAMPUS NOTICES
Faculty Open House for Halicioglu Data Science Institute 2/16/18 »
8th Annual Integrity Awards Nominations Due 2/16/18 »
Nominations for Academic Senate Distinguished Teaching Awards 2017-2018 »
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action and Diversity Award Recipients »
2018 Sustainability Awards ­ Call for Nominations »
Safety Improvements along La Jolla Shores Drive and Downwind Way »
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