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February 17, 2022
 
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five UC San Diego graduate students inducted into the Bouchet Graduate Honor Society 2022.

Graduate Students Honored for Inclusive Mentorship

This year, five UC San Diego graduate students will be inducted into the Bouchet Graduate Honor Society, a prestigious organization recognizing scholars who push boundaries through their commitment to social justice, inclusivity and academic excellence. As outstanding student leaders in their respective fields, these scholars exemplify the values of Edward Alexander Bouchet, the first African American to earn a doctorate degree in the U.S. in 1876. Read More »
rendering of pepper canyon.

Pepper Canyon West Housing Construction to Start This Summer

Pepper Canyon West will feature single-occupancy rooms for 1,300 undergraduate students. The project is near the Central Campus station of the UC San Diego Blue Line trolley and includes retail, open spaces and access to canyon trails. Read More »
 
UC San Diego graduate students learn about the daily life of the Hadza people.

CARTA Maps Humanity’s Distinctive Evolution

For more than 20 years, the Center for Academic Research and Training in Anthropogeny has sought answers to big questions about where we came from, and what makes us uniquely human. Read More »
16-foot seagoing vessel with cameras, LiDAR systems, a hydrophone and drone.

Engineering Students to Compete in International Maritime Robot Competition

 
Mandy Berzak biking.

Willing Yourself Well: UC San Diego Health Patient Proves You Don’t Need a Functioning Heart to Function Perfectly

SPOTLIGHT

hands making a heart shape.  

Calling all Tritons: Who’s a Woman Who Inspires You?

In honor of Women’s History Month, we want to celebrate the women who inspire us. Whether it’s your mom or a major historical figure, tell us in a few words “Who is a woman who inspires you and why?” Read More »
Three UC San Diego Faculty Members Receive 2022 Sloan Research Fellowship »
Pandemic Upends Breast Cancer Diagnoses »
Remapping Atrial Fibrillation Treatment »
Flies Possess More Sophisticated Cognitive Abilities than Previously Known »

IN THE MEDIA

Soak up the February sun? Not without climate change guilt in California »

Politico  |  February 12

Do strict gun control laws reduce sales? »

KGTV  |  February 14

50 years later, some question value of U.S.-China ‘Panda Diplomacy’ »

The New York Times  |  February 13

Parents lose patience over school mask mandate »

CalMatters  |  February 15

EVENTS

 
February 17, 2022
 
 
February 23, 2022
 
 
February 25, 2022
 

AROUND CAMPUS

Search for the Vice Chancellor for Health Sciences »

Nominations for Academic Senate Distinguished Teaching Awards 2021-2022 »

For Second Systemwide Review: Proposed Presidential Policy on UC Research Data »

CONSTRUCTION ALERT – Molli and Arthur Wagner Dance Studio Facility »

ATHLETICS

 

Swim & Dive at MPSF Championships »

2/16/22–2/19/22 (Los Angeles)
 
 

Men’s Basketball vs. Hawai‘i »

2/17/22 at 7 p.m. (ESPN+)
 
 

Softball vs. Utah »

2/18/22 at 4:30 p.m. (ESPN+)
 
 
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