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Remembering the Reformation: Local and Global Questions
Oct 17, 2017 at 12:15 pm

Remembering the Reformation: Local and Global Questions

Symposium on the occasion of the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation.

APPLY TO BE A TOUR GUIDE—walk backwards, change lives, and get paid!
Oct 17, 2017 at 5:00 pm

APPLY TO BE A TOUR GUIDE—walk backwards, change lives, and get paid!

Are you passionate about UC San Diego? Join the College Ambassador team and share your student story with our 70,000+ visitors and prospective students! Information sessions: Oct 16 & 17, 5–6:00pm in the Multipurpose Room. Application due Oct 27th! View more dates and times »

Inside Innovation: Ethan Bier and Valentino Gantz
Oct 17, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Inside Innovation: Ethan Bier and Valentino Gantz

Mutagenic Chain Reaction / Gene Drive / Editing Inside Innovation is a presentation series featuring the latest innovative technologies developed by UC San Diego researchers.

2017 Nierenberg Prize for Science in the Public Interest Honoring Charles F. Bolden Jr.
Oct 17, 2017 at 6:00 pm

2017 Nierenberg Prize for Science in the Public Interest Honoring Charles F. Bolden Jr.

The public is invited to attend a free event honoring the 2017 Nierenberg Recipient - former NASA Administrator Charles Frank Bolden Jr.

Short Tales from the Mothership
Oct 17, 2017 at 6:30 pm

Short Tales from the Mothership

UC San Diego Library is hosting a written/spoken word event: Short Tales from the Mothership. Send science fiction pieces of no more than 250 words to spaulson@ucsd.edu before the event date. Join us for live readings Oct 17 at 6:30pm.

Infinity Cube at Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Apr 7, 2017–Dec 31, 2017 at 9:00 am

Infinity Cube at Birch Aquarium at Scripps

Step into an 8-foot cube and become surrounded by video projections of single-celled marine organisms — called dinoflagellates — reacting to various stimulants such as the human heartbeat, music, water flow, and air pressure.

How Peaceful Might East Asia’s Civil Nuclear Programs Be?
Oct 18, 2017 at 12:00 pm

How Peaceful Might East Asia’s Civil Nuclear Programs Be?

With recent North Korean nuclear saber rattling and the military rise of China, talk has turned to whether or not South Korea and Japan should go nuclear. Come join us to find out at a presentation by Henry Sokolski.

Biomedical Ethics Seminar Series
Oct 18, 2017 at 4:30 pm

Biomedical Ethics Seminar Series

The UC San Diego Biomedical Ethics Seminar Series meets once monthly for faculty, staff, and students to discuss selected ethics topics. This months topic is Euthanasia.

Launch of the UC San Diego Campus Strategic Plan for Inclusive Excellence
Oct 19, 2017 at 11:30 am

Launch of the UC San Diego Campus Strategic Plan for Inclusive Excellence

UC San Diego is launching its first ever Strategic Plan for Inclusive Excellence to shape the future of our university and ensure our continued level of excellence. Learn more at our Oct. 19 event and get involved!

Technicians of the Sacred: A Celebration of Jerome Rothenberg’s Landmark Poetry Volume
Oct 19, 2017 at 4:30 pm

Technicians of the Sacred: A Celebration of Jerome Rothenberg’s Landmark Poetry Volume

The UC San Diego Library will host poet & professor emeritus Jerome Rothenberg for a reading of his brilliant anthology, “Technicians of the Sacred,” hailed as one of the hundred most recommended American books of the late 20th century.

The Trump Administration and North Korea
Oct 19, 2017 at 5:00 pm

The Trump Administration and North Korea

North Korea continues to represent the most significant foreign policy challenge of the Trump administration. In this panel, we hear a perspective from the Moon Jae-in administration with commentary by GPS faculty.

Faculty Grand Rounds: Public Health and the Built Environment by International Speaker Rodrigo Reis
Oct 20, 2017 at 1:15 pm

Faculty Grand Rounds: Public Health and the Built Environment by International Speaker Rodrigo Reis

Rodrigo Reis is a Professor at the Washington University Brown School of Public Health and an Investigator at the Prevention Research Center. His research and teaching focuses on built and community environments and public health.

The Murray and Adylin Rosenblatt Endowed Lectures in Applied Mathematics
Oct 20, 2017 at 3:00 pm

The Murray and Adylin Rosenblatt Endowed Lectures in Applied Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics at UC San Diego is pleased to feature lecturers Professor Tamar Schlick of New York University and Professor David Donoho of Stanford University. * RECEPTION TO FOLLOW LECTURES

Haunted Aquarium: Sea Monster Mash
Oct 20, 2017 at 6:00 pm

Haunted Aquarium: Sea Monster Mash

Discover a sea of glowing beasts (big and small), get sticky with slime, and enjoy spooky stories, all while boo-gieing down to live music and having a monstrously good time. View more dates and times »

10th Annual Family Weekend
Oct 20, 2017–Oct 22, 2017 at 3:00 pm

10th Annual Family Weekend

Celebrate 10 years of Family Weekend, October 20 - 22. We welcome undergraduate students and their family to enjoy the campus with a variety of activities for just about anyone. Register at parents.ucsd.edu.

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Remembering the Reformation: Local and Global Questions
Oct 17, 2017 at 12:15 pm

Remembering the Reformation: Local and Global Questions

Symposium on the occasion of the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation.

APPLY TO BE A TOUR GUIDE—walk backwards, change lives, and get paid!
Oct 17, 2017 at 5:00 pm

APPLY TO BE A TOUR GUIDE—walk backwards, change lives, and get paid!

Are you passionate about UC San Diego? Join the College Ambassador team and share your student story with our 70,000+ visitors and prospective students! Information sessions: Oct 16 & 17, 5–6:00pm in the Multipurpose Room. Application due Oct 27th! View more dates and times »

Inside Innovation: Ethan Bier and Valentino Gantz
Oct 17, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Inside Innovation: Ethan Bier and Valentino Gantz

Mutagenic Chain Reaction / Gene Drive / Editing Inside Innovation is a presentation series featuring the latest innovative technologies developed by UC San Diego researchers.

2017 Nierenberg Prize for Science in the Public Interest Honoring Charles F. Bolden Jr.
Oct 17, 2017 at 6:00 pm

2017 Nierenberg Prize for Science in the Public Interest Honoring Charles F. Bolden Jr.

The public is invited to attend a free event honoring the 2017 Nierenberg Recipient - former NASA Administrator Charles Frank Bolden Jr.

Short Tales from the Mothership
Oct 17, 2017 at 6:30 pm

Short Tales from the Mothership

UC San Diego Library is hosting a written/spoken word event: Short Tales from the Mothership. Send science fiction pieces of no more than 250 words to spaulson@ucsd.edu before the event date. Join us for live readings Oct 17 at 6:30pm.

Infinity Cube at Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Apr 7, 2017–Dec 31, 2017 at 9:00 am

Infinity Cube at Birch Aquarium at Scripps

Step into an 8-foot cube and become surrounded by video projections of single-celled marine organisms — called dinoflagellates — reacting to various stimulants such as the human heartbeat, music, water flow, and air pressure.

Oct 16, 2017–Oct 17, 2017 at 8:30 am

Neutrophil Symposium

Are you working on neutrophils? Ever wondered what these most abundant leukocytes in human blood do? Then consider attending the Neutrophil Symposium October 16-17, 2017

How Peaceful Might East Asia’s Civil Nuclear Programs Be?
Oct 18, 2017 at 12:00 pm

How Peaceful Might East Asia’s Civil Nuclear Programs Be?

With recent North Korean nuclear saber rattling and the military rise of China, talk has turned to whether or not South Korea and Japan should go nuclear. Come join us to find out at a presentation by Henry Sokolski.

Biomedical Ethics Seminar Series
Oct 18, 2017 at 4:30 pm

Biomedical Ethics Seminar Series

The UC San Diego Biomedical Ethics Seminar Series meets once monthly for faculty, staff, and students to discuss selected ethics topics. This months topic is Euthanasia.

Launch of the UC San Diego Campus Strategic Plan for Inclusive Excellence
Oct 19, 2017 at 11:30 am

Launch of the UC San Diego Campus Strategic Plan for Inclusive Excellence

UC San Diego is launching its first ever Strategic Plan for Inclusive Excellence to shape the future of our university and ensure our continued level of excellence. Learn more at our Oct. 19 event and get involved!

Technicians of the Sacred: A Celebration of Jerome Rothenberg’s Landmark Poetry Volume
Oct 19, 2017 at 4:30 pm

Technicians of the Sacred: A Celebration of Jerome Rothenberg’s Landmark Poetry Volume

The UC San Diego Library will host poet & professor emeritus Jerome Rothenberg for a reading of his brilliant anthology, “Technicians of the Sacred,” hailed as one of the hundred most recommended American books of the late 20th century.

The Trump Administration and North Korea
Oct 19, 2017 at 5:00 pm

The Trump Administration and North Korea

North Korea continues to represent the most significant foreign policy challenge of the Trump administration. In this panel, we hear a perspective from the Moon Jae-in administration with commentary by GPS faculty.

Oct 19, 2017 at 8:30 pm

On UCSD-TV tonight: The Appeal of Osteopathic Medicine—UC Wellbeing Channel

Hands-on medical treatment focusing on whole body featuring Hollis King, DO and Michael Kurisu, DO with host Paul J Mills. View more dates and times »

Faculty Grand Rounds: Public Health and the Built Environment by International Speaker Rodrigo Reis
Oct 20, 2017 at 1:15 pm

Faculty Grand Rounds: Public Health and the Built Environment by International Speaker Rodrigo Reis

Rodrigo Reis is a Professor at the Washington University Brown School of Public Health and an Investigator at the Prevention Research Center. His research and teaching focuses on built and community environments and public health.

The Murray and Adylin Rosenblatt Endowed Lectures in Applied Mathematics
Oct 20, 2017 at 3:00 pm

The Murray and Adylin Rosenblatt Endowed Lectures in Applied Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics at UC San Diego is pleased to feature lecturers Professor Tamar Schlick of New York University and Professor David Donoho of Stanford University. * RECEPTION TO FOLLOW LECTURES

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