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Gift to UC San Diego Will Establish San Diego’s First Mother’s Milk Bank

Hannah and Zachary Johnson recently made a generous gift to the University of California San Diego to launch the Mother’s Milk Bank at UC San Diego. The center will be the first community milk bank in the region and only one of two in California.
11-Oct-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Secretary of Commerce appoints UC San Diego Chancellor to national council on innovation and entrepreneurship


Selected from a pool of more than 200 accomplished applicants, members of the National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship will offer recommendations for policies and programs to help expand entrepreneurship and promote American...
19-Sep-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Big Pixel Initiative Develops Remote Sensing Analysis to Help Map Global Urbanization


Researchers at University of California San Diego’s Big Pixel Initiative are using unique tools to map urban areas around the globe, potentially revolutionizing large-scale analysis of urbanization, land use and city growth.
14-Sep-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Annual UC San Diego Dinner in the Library to Feature NPR’s Ari Shapiro Sept. 9


.The University of California San Diego’s 13th annual Dinner in the Library—set in the iconic Geisel Library building—will take place Friday, Sept. 9, featuring Ari Shapiro, award-winning journalist and co-host of NPR’s popular radio news...
16-Aug-2016 6:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Local Philanthropist and UC San Diego Supporter Conrad Prebys Dies


University of California San Diego friend and supporter, Conrad Prebys died on Sunday, July 24, following a battle with cancer. The San Diego philanthropist and businessman was 82.
26-Jul-2016 4:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Create Means to Monitor Anthropogenic Global Warming in Real Time


A research team simulated in a computer model, for the first time, the realistic evolution of global mean surface temperature since 1900. In doing so, they also created a new method by which researchers can measure and monitor the pace of...
14-Jul-2016 5:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Global Rankings Name UC San Diego 17th Best University in World


The University of California San Diego has been ranked the 17th best university in the world, up four spots compared to last year, by the Center for World University Rankings (CWUR).
11-Jul-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Beach Replenishment Helps Protect Against Storm Erosion During El Niño


A comparison of recent and previous nourishments of San Diego beaches suggests that a larger sand grain size improved nourishment performance
24-Jun-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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UC San Diego Surgeon Heading to 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games


In two weeks, UC San Diego Health orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Sonya Ahmed will head to Lillehammer, Norway for the 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. Ahmed is a former elite athlete herself—competing internationally in gymnastics and in collegiate pole...
29-Jan-2016 3:05 PM EST

Founder of UC San Diego’s Dance Program Establishes $100,000 Endowment

Professor emerita Margaret C. Marshall, founder of the dance program at the University of California, San Diego, has established with her husband, Mark G. Marshall, a $100,000 endowment fund to continue the legacy of dance in the Division of Arts...
31-Oct-2013 3:10 PM EDT

University Experts Available to Discuss Charles Darwin and Evolution

The University of California, San Diego is hosting a series of events this spring to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the birth of Charles Darwin and to reflect on how his ideas continue to influence science. The University also has a list of...
30-Jan-2009 1:00 PM EST

One Year after California's Devastating 2007 Wildfires, Environmental and Health Effects of Smoke Better Understood


Description: Looking for an expert to talk on the upcoming anniversary of last October's wildfires? UC San Diego faculty are available to comment.
2-Oct-2008 3:00 PM EDT

Healthcare Systems Experts Discuss Campaign Issues

A nationally recognized healthcare policy expert at UC San Diego School of Medicine is available to discuss campaign issues related to healthcare plans/promises.
22-Aug-2008 1:00 PM EDT

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