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January 20, 2022
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Triton Leaders Conference.

Exploring Allyship at UC San Diego’s Virtual Triton Leaders Conference

At the upcoming Triton Leaders Conference on Feb. 4-5, UC San Diego invites attendees to continue advancing efforts toward building a more equitable and inclusive world. During the two-day virtual event, campus community members will dive into workshops and lectures focused on the theme “Allyship: Achieving Inclusive Excellence.” Read More »
A student processes microbiome samples.  

UC San Diego Receives $14M to Drive Precision Nutrition with Gut Microbiome Data

A $14M NIH grant establishes a new Microbiome and Metagenomics Center at UC San Diego, part of a new effort to predict individual responses to food and inform nutrition recommendations. Read More »
Collage of UC Riverside’s technological living laboratories for addressing food insecurities, VNIR detection of flame beneath smoke, Panorama from the networking hub atop Santiago Peak that connects UC San Diego, UC Irvine and UC Riverside.

UC Riverside Joins UC San Diego, UC Irvine in Multidisciplinary Research Institute Calit2

Ramesh Rao, director of the UC San Diego division of Calit2—known as the Qualcomm Institute—has been appointed interim director of the three-campus institute. Read More »
Larry Smarr.

From Coffee Cart to Educational Computing Platform

An interdisciplinary project sparked by UC San Diego professor Larry Smarr is making it easier for faculty to offer courses that challenge students to solve real-world data- and computation-intensive problems. Read More »
rendering of Geisel Library renovations.

UC San Diego Breaks Ground on Interior Renovations at Geisel Library

A new array of brain sensors can record electrical signals directly from the surface of the human brain in record-breaking detail.

New Sensor Grids Record Human Brain Signals in Record-Breaking Resolution

Holocaust Living History Workshop Series Continues at UC San Diego in 2022 »
Computers in a Jazz Ensemble? Inventing Improvisational AI »
Step Up: Walking May Reduce Type 2 Diabetes Risk for Adults 65 and Older »
Biologists Pinpoint Key Factor in Immune System Response to Viral Infection  »


Leading during an extended crisis »

Inside Higher Ed  |  January 13

Satellites make it harder for countries to launch surprise attacks. That’s in Ukraine’s favor. »

Washington Post  |  January 14

How the national blood shortage will affect nearly everyone: What you can do »

Healthline  |  January 14

UC San Diego discovers driving force of huge cyclones on Jupiter »

San Diego Union-Tribune  |  January 18


January 20, 2022
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February 4–5, 2022


Associate Vice Chancellor - Campus Budget: Appointment of Mercedes Munoz »

Notice of Senate Election »

Assessment for Advancing Equity Grants »

Winter 2022 Discussion Forums with the Senate Chair & Vice Chair »



Men’s Basketball vs. Long Beach State »

1/20/22 at 7 p.m. (ESPN+)

Swim & Dive vs. Pomona-Pitzer »

1/22/22 at 1 p.m. (

Women’s Water Polo at UCSB Winter Invite »

1/22/22 – 1/23/22 at 8 a.m.
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