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Mother's Milk Lead Story


Breast milk is known to provide the best source of nutrition for newborns and infants, and for premature babies, it can be lifesaving. Yet much about the composition of human milk and what makes it so beneficial is still a mystery. To help scientists bridge this knowledge gap, the Switzerland-based Family Larsson-Rosenquist Foundation has made a $10.5 million gift to UC San Diego, home to one of the world’s only centers dedicated to human milk research. Read More »

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Astrophysicist Steven Boggs Named Dean of Division of Physical Sciences

Steven E. Boggs, chair of the top-ranked physics department at UC Berkeley, has been appointed dean of UC San Diego’s Division of Physical Sciences. Read More »

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Students Crack the Code on How to Graduate in Three Years

Earning a bachelor’s degree from UC San Diego in just three years may seem like a daunting feat, but recent alumni such as Siyi Ye, Brianna Lonquich and Albert Chang did so despite having either double or capped majors and studying abroad. Read More »

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Technology Empowers Patients to Feel in Control at Jacobs Medical Center

Patients at the newly opened Jacobs Medical Center have access to a combination of technologies that allow them to take command of their room environment and have secure access to some of their electronic medical records. Read More »


Climate Model Suggests Collapse of Atlantic Circulation is Possible


UC San Diego Archaeologist Explores Prehistoric Sites in Indian State for Conservation

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MLK Day of Service and Parade

MLK Day of Service and Parade, January 15

L-E-V Dance Company

L-E-V Dance Company at ArtPower, January 19



Contreras and Norbash

Contreras, Norbash Appointed AVCs for Faculty Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

UC San Diego professors Frances Contreras and Alexander Norbash have been appointed to serve as associate vice chancellors for Faculty Equity, Diversity and Inclusion beginning January 2017. Read More »




Invitation to Offer Input About Qualities for Executive Vice Chancellor Candidates

The search for candidates for Executive Vice Chancellor – Academic Affairs will launch this month with two listening sessions for campus constituents to provide input about the desired characteristics for the next EVC. Search Committee Chair Jeff Elman and Search Consultant David Bellshaw will host the sessions. All campus constituents are invited to attend. The sessions will be held at the Faculty Club on Thursday, Jan. 19; the first from 9-10 a.m. in the Main Dining Room; and the second from 1-2 p.m. in the Atkinson Pavilion. Learn More »


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Men’s Basketball Takes Down Cal State East Bay, Wins Sixth Consecutive Game


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Making Health Public

Co-authored by Daniel C. Hallin,
Department of Communication


5 Higher Ed Leaders to Watch in 2017 (and Beyond)
Education Dive, Jan. 3

‘This Is a Big Deal’: Storms Could Spell End to Historic Drought
San Francisco Chronicle, Jan. 10

'The Day After Tomorrow' Could Become a Reality
Daily Mail, Jan. 5

Heavy Drinking Tied to Higher Risk of Heart Attacks
Fox News, Jan. 4

District Partners with UCSD to Study Plate Waste
San Diego Union-Tribune, Jan. 3

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