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May 31, 2018
 
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Celebrating Sally Ride
Stamp ceremony and panel discussion honor legacy of trailblazer
Astronaut, author, physicist, athlete, teacher, mentor, leader. Sally Ride was “just about everything you could ever imagine someone to be,” said UC San Diego Chancellor Pradeep K. Khosla. Chancellor Khosla was one of many who spoke of Ride’s accomplishments during the U.S. Postal Service’s May 23 stamp dedication ceremony honoring the first American woman in space. Read More »
Employee of Year Award honorees
Inspiring Greatness in Others
Ten UC San Diego staff members were honored at the 33rd annual UC San Diego Exemplary Staff Employee of the Year Awards on May 21. Read More »
 
Princeton University professor Elizabeth Harman
#MeToo and the Failure to Warn Others
Department of Philosophy distinguished lecture series focuses on whether survivors of sexual assault have an obligation to warn others. Read More »
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A Ladder Up
 
Rush Holt
Science Leader to Speak June 11 on Advocating for Research
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UC SAN DIEGO HEADLINES
UC San Diego Nets No. 20 Spot on New List of Globe’s Best Universities »
Hot Cars Can Hit Life-Threatening Levels in Approximately One Hour »
Missing World War II B-24 Bomber Discovered By Project Recover Off Papua New Guinea »
Researchers Identify Bacteria and Viruses Ejected from the Ocean »
IN THE MEDIA
KGTV  |  May 29
UC San Diego ranks among world's top universities »
Space Daily  |  May 25
Climate change may lead to bigger atmospheric rivers »
Orange County Register  |  May 23
New mountaintop cameras unveiled to help spot, fight far-away fires »
Salon  |  May 28
These CRISPR-modified crops don’t count as GMOs »
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EVENTS
Alumni Weekend
 
 
CALENDAR
June 1
Imagination and Human Origins »
 
 
June 2
Star Trek, the Qualcomm Tricorder XPrize and the Future of Medicine »
 
 
June 2
8th Annual Powwow »
 
 
June 7
Performing Code with Shelly Knotts »
 
 
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Vote on Campus on June 5
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Put democracy into action on Election Day, Tuesday, June 5. You can cast your vote at one of the campus’s nine polling places. Go here to learn more.
ATHLETICS
rowing championships
 
 
SCHEDULE
5/27/18-6/2/18
Baseball at NCAA DII College World Series
 
 
6/1-3/18
Men’s Rowing at IRA National Championships
 
 
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Chancellor's Advisory Committee
Join the Chancellor’s Advisory Committee on the Status of Women
The Chancellor’s Advisory Committee on the Status of Women is actively seeking new faculty, staff, post-doctoral fellows, graduate student and undergraduate student members. The committee advises the Chancellor on issues relating to the status of women and gender equity at UC San Diego. More Info »
CAMPUS NOTICES
Passing of Professor Emeritus of Anesthesiology and Pathology, Robert R. Myers, Ph.D. »
Deadline Approaching 6/1/2018 - Strategic Academic Program Development (SAPD) Initiative – Request for Proposals (RFP) Assembly Meeting »
June 5, 2018 Representative Assembly Meeting »
Appointment of Elena Acevedo Dalcourt as Director of the Office for the Prevention of Harassment & Discrimination (OPHD) and Title IX Officer »
UC Management Skills Assessment Program »
Sixth Annual Excellence in Stewardship Award Winners »
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