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Putting Students First


Campus showcases new services to enrich student life

With the start of fall quarter today, UC San Diego is unveiling a number of initiatives and programs that will enhance the student experience, including new graduate student housing, degree programs, arcades, eateries and more. The campus also is rolling out new traditions such as Changemaker Day on Oct. 25, which will support student social entrepreneurs to benefit the campus and surrounding communities. Read More »

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Campus Hosts Summit with Innovation Leaders from U.S. and Brazil

High-tech and biotech pioneers in the San Diego region developed new partnerships with their Brazilian counterparts at a high-level summit last week on the UC San Diego campus that brought together 100 innovation leaders from the United States and Brazil. Read More »

Design for San Diego

You Can Help Design Solutions to San Diego’s Troubles with Traffic

How do we create a San Diego where we all move freely? That’s the central question posed by “Design for San Diego,” or D4SD for short, a month-long, city-wide civic design challenge kicked off last week by UC San Diego’s Design Lab. Read More »

Sothyrak (Tee) Srey

Alan Turing Memorial Scholarship Celebrates Diversity in Computer Science

Sothyrak (Tee) Srey, who was born in Cambodia, is the second student to receive the Alan Turing Memorial Scholarship, which was established to encourage a more diverse community in computer science education and research. Read More »


Seeking Leaders, Changemakers & Innovators

In recognition of the 40th anniversary of the UC San Diego Alumni Awards, we’re honoring 40 young Tritons—the next generation of leaders, changemakers and innovators. Help us honor the best of UC San Diego. Submit a nomination today!

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Exosomes are the Missing Link to Insulin Resistance in Diabetes


UC San Diego Unveils Mesa Nueva: One of the Nation’s Largest Graduate Housing Communities

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Meet the Beach

Meet the Beach, Sept. 30

Fair at the Square

Triton Fest Fair at the Square, Sept. 30



Daniel Yankelovich

Daniel Yankelovich, Public Opinion Expert and UC San Diego Supporter, Has Died

Nationally renowned public opinion expert Daniel Yankelovich spent more than six decades monitoring social change and public opinion. He also left a legacy of supporting research at the University of California San Diego, aimed at improving how people live. Yankelovich died on September 22 at home in La Jolla. He was 92. Read More »




Research Town Hall Meetings to be held
October 12

The Office of Research Affairs is holding three informational Research Town Hall Meetings on October 12. The meetings, which will be scheduled throughout the day in three different campus locations, will allow UC San Diego academics to hear updates on the federal research budget, new regulations in federal agencies that impact researchers, and new opportunities from state and federal agencies for research funding and training grants. Additionally, there will be a Q&A session at each Town Hall for faculty to ask questions, raise issues and concerns, and provide feedback about their respective research priorities. Information on times and locations »


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Distinguished Teaching Awards Presentation

Call for Nominations for the Chancellor's Excellence in Postdoctoral Scholar Mentoring Award and Postdoctoral Scholar Award

New Academic Integrity Administrative Sanctioning Guidelines


UC San Diego Student Conduct Code & Student Organization Policy Revisions

Now Accepting Proposals: Center Launch Seed Funds for Large Proposal Development

Now Accepting Proposals: Chancellor’s Research Excellence Scholarships



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Women’s Soccer Takes Down Cal State LA with 3-0 Victory


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Digital DNA: Disruption and the Challenges for Global Governance

By Peter Cowhey,
School of Global Policy and Strategy


‘Horizontal hurricanes’ pose increasing risk for California
San Francisco Chronicle, Sept. 27

Death of Daniel Yankelovich causes deep sadness at UC San Diego
San Diego Union-Tribune, Sept. 22

Insulin resistance cause found, reversed in animal study
San Diego Union-Tribune, Sept. 19

UC San Diego researchers discover clues on what causes diseases like leukemia
KPBS San Diego, Sept. 21

Some good news about global warming for once—plants are speeding up their use of carbon
Washington Post, Sept. 14

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