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May 28, 2020
 
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Forecasting a Pandemic
An infectious disease modeler at the UC San Diego School of Medicine, Natasha Martin develops models to predict how interventions might limit the spread of COVID-19 in San Diego County. She also serves as the leader of the campus’ Return to Learn program. Now in its initial phase, the initiative is an effort to track the novel coronavirus and better position the campus to resume in-person activities in the fall. Read More »
New Course Aims to Bring Climate Change Solutions to Global Audience
New Course Aims to Bring Climate Change Solutions to Global Audience
A four-part series on climate change science will be offered to the public as the first course available on a new online platform being launched by UC San Diego. Read More »
 
UC San Diego Faculty Unite to Master Remote Instruction
UC San Diego Faculty Unite to Master Remote Instruction
Faculty members across UC San Diego have quickly mobilized to redesign their courses to remotely engage students. Many of them turned to the Teaching + Learning Commons for support in transitioning into the virtual realm of instruction. Read More »
Stories from Home
Stories from Home: UC San Diego Student Employees Share Their Experiences with Working Remotely
 
Making Matter Out of Light: High-Power Laser Simulations Point the Way
Making Matter Out of Light: High-Power Laser Simulations Point the Way
DISPATCHES FROM A PANDEMIC
 
“We Set up a Decontamination Zone in the Garage…”
Christanne Coffey, a professor and ER doctor at UC San Diego Health, shares how she and her husband, also a physician, balance saving lives and keeping their family safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More »
UC SAN DIEGO HEADLINES
Public Disclosure of COVID-19 Cases Is More Effective than Lockdowns »
Mobile Life Support Delivered to Area Hospitals During COVID-19 Pandemic »
IN THE MEDIA
The New York Times  |  May 20
The galaxy that grew up too fast »
NPR  |  May 22
For in-person college, coronavirus testing will be key. But Is that feasible? »
KGTV  |  May 22
San Diego health care providers head to Tijuana to aid virus patients »
San Diego Union-Tribune  |  May 26
Get to know Anthony Davis, 2020 Pulitzer Prize winner for ‘The Central Park Five’ opera »
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May 27, 2020
We’ve started testing students on campus for COVID-19 as part of Return to Learn, our evidence-based program intended to better position UC San Diego to resume in-person activities in the fall. Watch the testing process and hear from participants. View Post »
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COVID-19 Global Impacts: Education Systems Respond
 
 
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CAMPUS NOTICES
2020 Chancellor’s Dissertation Medal Recipients »
Spring 2020 Academic Senate Election Results »
UCPath Go-Live Approaching »
Research Town Hall Webinar May 28th, Research Ramp Up »
 
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