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August 6, 2020
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Join the Chancellor's 21-Day Anti-Racism Challenge.
Chancellor Pradeep K. Khosla is calling all Tritons to join him in taking one action a day, for 21 days, to further our awareness, compassion and understanding of the detrimental effects of structural racism on people of color in America. The Chancellor’s 21-Day Anti-Racism Challenge launches on Aug. 7 and will run through Sept. 4. This inaugural challenge will center on anti-Blackness and the Black experience. Join the Challenge »
UC San Diego ranks second in Forbes’ ‘America's Best Employers for Women.
UC San Diego Ranks Second in Forbes’ ‘America's Best Employers for Women’
The campus ranks second among higher education institutions in Forbes’ third annual ranking of the best employers for women. Women now occupy 63% of all senior leadership roles at UC San Diego.
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Dr. Olivia Graeve.
Engineer Earns Presidential Award for Improving Underrepresented Student Access to STEM Experiences
Olivia Graeve, a professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, has received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring. Read More »
Regents scholars.
For Regents Scholars, Matchmaking is a Research Affair
renewable plastic flip flops.
UC San Diego Forging a Sustainable Future with Renewable Products
Higgs boson scientists.  
Scientists Find First Evidence for the Higgs Boson Interaction with Muons
UC San Diego’s Vivek Sharma guided the discovery of the Higgs boson eight years ago. Now, he and his team have made another breakthrough discovery. Read More »
Return to learn Q and A.
Q&A: Isolation Housing and Fall Move-In
Hemlata Jhaveri, executive director of Housing, Dining and Hospitality, and Dr. Angela Scioscia, interim executive director for Student Health and Wellbeing, answer questions about student isolation housing services and fall move-in. Read More »
Can Sleep Protect Us from Forgetting Old Memories? »
Implanted Neural Stem Cell Grafts Show Functionality in Spinal Cord Injuries »
ABC News  |  August 5
From magical wands to transparent partitions: kids cheat less with invisible barriers, study finds »
NBC News  |  July 30
Trump's 'suburban lifestyle' tweet mixes race and class. Here's what voters care about more »
Becker’s Hospital Review  |  August 3
How COVID-19 dashboard is fueling engagement across UCSD Health »
San Diego Union-Tribune  |  August 4
Your phone could be telling you if you’ve been exposed to COVID-19. Here’s why it’s not »
27th Annual Luau and Legends of Surfing Invitational. Join us August 9th.
Megan McArthur.
UC San Diego
July 31
Scripps Institution of Oceanography alumna and NASA astronaut Megan McArthur is headed to space as part of a SpaceX Crew-2 mission to the International Space Station in Spring 2021! View Post »
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Virtual Staff Summer Celebration.
Aug. 18—20: Virtual Staff Summer Celebration 2020
Updates from your CHRO: Expanded Remote Work and Leave Protections »
Return to Learn: Graduate and Professional Student Town Hall »
Senate Town Hall for Academics »
COVID-19 Update: Work and Health Management Registration »
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