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February 1, 2018
 
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Bringing UC San Diego’s Healthy Diet and Natural Medicine Research into the Spotlight
A focus on natural approaches is central to Richard N. Krupp’s philanthropic legacy, which may be realized at over $30 million in the coming years
The late Richard N. (“Dick”) Krupp, born in 1930 to a family of Russian Jewish ancestry and very modest means, suffered from severe asthma as a child. His doctors offered little hope of full recovery. By the time he was a young man, Krupp realized that he had no alternative but to heal himself and began reading the works of popular health and nutrition authors of that period. As a result of his research, he turned to healing approaches such as proper diet and nutrition as well as natural therapeutics. Read More »
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Celebrate Division I Move at Spirit Night Feb. 9
UC San Diego Athletics has invited the entire campus community—students, faculty, staff and alumni—to join in celebration of the university’s move to NCAA Division I at Spirit Night on Feb. 9.
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Service and Activism Theme of UC San Diego’s 2018 Black History Month Celebration
UC San Diego will celebrate Black History Month in February with events that pay tribute to legendary figures in African American history. Read More »
 
Anika Ullah
Undergrad Synthesizes Visual Arts, Community Engagement and Scientific Research for Health Activism
Multidisciplinary issues need multidisciplinary solutions. That’s biology major and visual arts minor Anika Ullah’s mantra. Read More »
 
Chancellor’s Research Excellence Scholars Program Launches 175 Student-Research Projects »
 
Pictures Move People More than Words »
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UC SAN DIEGO HEADLINES
Novel Technologies Reveal Key Information About Depleted East Pacific Green Sea Turtles »
Tasty and Pink, Sea Urchin Species May Be a Climate-Tolerant Food Source »
Author Cory Doctorow to Speak at UC San Diego on Scarcity, Abundance and the Finite Planet  »
Repurposed Drug Found to be Effective against Zika Virus »
IN THE MEDIA
San Diego Union-Tribune  |  January 29
La Jolla billionaire Denny Sanford donates $30 million for college scholarships »
NPR  |  January 29
Lost in translation: The power of language to shape how we view the world »
San Diego Union-Tribune  |  January 29
Billions in the works for area colleges — plus rethinking priorities »
Scientific American  |  January 29
Missing neutrons may lead a secret life as dark matter »
U.S. News and World Report  |  January 29
More mountaintop cameras to boost California fire protection »
San Diego Union-Tribune  |  January 27
Cross-border percussion concert unites U.S., Mexico musicians at Friendship Park »
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February 5, 2018
Issues of Identity: In Conversation with Pulitzer Prize-Winner Hilton Als »
 
 
February 6, 2018
ASCE Presents: You at the Loft »
 
 
February 7, 2018
HDH 21st Annual Black History Month Celebration »
 
 
February 9, 2018
Rethinking the War on Drugs and U.S.-Mexico Security Cooperation »
 
 
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Feb. 6: Grand Opening of The Hub
All are invited to the opening of The Hub, a new basic needs resource center that offers students access to nutritious food, stable housing and financial wellness resources. The opening will take place at 11 a.m. on Feb. 6 at the Original Student Center. More Info »
CAMPUS NOTICES
February 6, 2018 Representative Assembly Meeting »
UC San Diego and Lyft Rideshare Partnership »
Formal Review PPSM-30 Compensation »
Faculty Peer Mediation Program at UC San Diego »
Triton Spirit Week Office Decoration Contest 2018 »
Electric Vehicle Lease and Sale Offers and Expansion of Campus EV Charging Stations »
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