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February 3, 2022
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Twentith Anniversary Black History Month.

This February marks UC San Diego’s 20th annual Black History Month celebration. Throughout the month, we recognize the important contributions of our Black students, staff and faculty and invite the entire campus community to join in a series of events that center on the theme of “Black Health and Wellness: UC San Diego Honors Medical Pioneers and Community Healers.” Festivities range from film screenings and music performances to exhibits and lectures. Read More »

Cohort Program Provides a Pathway to Excellence

A new program provides incoming students with a support system to address the struggles freshmen often face, especially those from underserved populations. Read More »
person walking alone in the rain with umbrella.

Social Isolation and Loneliness Increase Heart Disease Risk in Senior Women

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When Job Seekers are “Overqualified,” Gender Bias May Come Into Play

Brain Function Boosted by Daily Physical Activity in Middle-Aged, Older Adults »
Improving Care for Those Experiencing Traumatic Brain Injury Subject of New National Report »
Later Hit: Does Cannabis Ease Pain, Speed Recovery in Injured Athletes? »
A Map for the Sense of Smell »


Lunar New Year 2022: What does the holiday and the Year of the Tiger represent? »

USA Today  |  January 31

Measuring climate change: It's not just heat, it's humidity »

ABC News  |  January 31

Divide over how to teach about race plays out more in school districts with shifting demographics, study finds »

CNN  |  February 1

How do cannabinoids affect athletes' pain? NFL paying UC San Diego to find out »

KNSD  |  February 1


February 3, 2022
February 4–5, 2022
February 7, 2022


Finance Help Line Launch »

UC San Diego Celebrates Black History Month Throughout February »

For Systemwide Review: Draft Presidential Policy — Supplement to Military Pay »

Inclusive Excellence Award Recipients  »



Women’s Tennis vs. UC Irvine »

2/05/22 at noon

Women’s Basketball vs. UC Santa Barbara »

2/05/22 at 4 p.m. (ESPN+)

Men’s Volleyball vs. UCLA »

2/09/22 at 7 p.m. (ESPN+)
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