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February 14, 2019
 
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Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright to Serve as UC San Diego Commencement Speaker
The icon of American diplomacy will address thousands of graduating students June 15
The University of California San Diego announced today that author, businesswoman, professor and former Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright will deliver the keynote address at the UC San Diego All Campus Commencement June 15, 2019. An icon of American diplomacy, Albright shattered the glass ceiling when she was named the nation’s first female secretary of state. Albright just concluded a 10-city tour across the U.S. to promote her latest book,“Fascism: A Warning,” which debuted last April at No. 1 on The New York Times bestseller list.  Read More »
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Obituary Notice: Walter Munk, World-Renowned Oceanographer, Revered Scientist
Walter Munk, who gave the Allies a strategic edge in World War II, helped nurture a university into existence, and became a living synonym for oceanography, died Feb. 8 at his home in La Jolla. He was 101. Read More »
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Building Connections: Campus Celebrates Gilman Bridge Opening
The Gilman Bridge opened last week to much celebration and fanfare. It will connect the east and west sides of campus at the heart of the university. Read More »
 
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UC San Diego Couples Share Memories of Magical Moments
Every love story is unique. And many of them begin right here at UC San Diego. This Valentine’s Day, we share the magical moments that brought together student, staff and alumni couples. Read More »
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Lonely Hearts, Listen Up!
 
LGBT Resource Center celebration
A Colorful Affair to Mark a Milestone
CALLING ALL CHANGEMAKERS! Share your story as the 2019 All Campus Commencement student speaker and inspire the graduating class to go out and make waves!
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UC San Diego Celebrates the New Gilman Bridge
Campus and community members gathered to celebrate the opening of the Gilman Bridge last week. The 406-foot bridge—connecting UC San Diego’s east and west campuses—is open to vehicles, bikes and pedestrians. View Slideshow »
 
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IN THE MEDIA
The New York Times  |  Feb 09
Walter H. Munk, scientist-explorer who illuminated the deep, dies at 101 »
The New York Times  |  Feb 11
A.I. shows promise as a physician assistant »
San Diego Union-Tribune  |  Feb 11
San Diego neuroscientist says brain-buzzing device causes weight loss »
NPR  |  Feb 10
School shooters: What's their path to violence? »
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February 8 at 7:26 PM
Walter Munk, world-renowned oceanographer, daring scientist and distinguished faculty member, has passed away at the age of 101. View »
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Contribute to Triton Day and Transfer Triton Day 2019
Triton Days bring the campus community together to showcase UC San Diego to newly admitted students and their families. All faculty and staff from academic departments, student support services, enrichment programs and more are invited to register to host open houses, information fair booths and support services workshops. Sign up by Feb. 25. More Info »
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Nominations for Academic Senate Distinguished Teaching Awards 2018-2019 »
General Campus Compensation Plan Trial – Extension Year 2 »
Call for Proposals - Global Seminars Summer 2020 - Faculty-Led Study Abroad Programs »
In Memoriam, Walter Munk, Iconic Oceanographer, 1917-2019 »
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