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Cardiometabolic Risk in South Asians: Findings from the MASALA Study
Jan 18, 2018 at 4:00 pm

Cardiometabolic Risk in South Asians: Findings from the MASALA Study

Dr. Alka Kanaya (UCSF), will present about the MASALA study, which seeks identify what factors lead to heart disease in South Asians. Identification of these factors may help guide future treatments to prevent or cure heart disease in South Asians.

China through the Lens of Friendship Delegations in the 1970s
Jan 18, 2018 at 4:00 pm

China through the Lens of Friendship Delegations in the 1970s

The UC San Diego Library is pleased to launch a new digital collection of images of early 1970s China contributed by members of the Committee of Concerned Asian Scholars (CCAS) Friendship Delegations.

Mexico’s 2018 Presidential Elections: Questions to be Answered
Jan 18, 2018 at 5:30 pm

Mexico’s 2018 Presidential Elections: Questions to be Answered

Mexicans will head to the polls on July 1. Harvard University Professor Jorge Dominguez will discuss plus the extraordinary number of offices on next year’s ballot and how the coming elections will be unique due to a number of unprecedented factors.

Stories That We Tell: Art and Identity
Jan 18, 2018 at 5:30 pm

Stories That We Tell: Art and Identity

Curated by Tatiana Sizonenko, STORIES THAT WE TELL celebrates seven UC San Diego artists who paved the way for greater inclusion: Eleanor Antin, Barbara Kruger, Faith Ringgold, Martha Rosler, Miriam Schapiro, Lorna Simpson, and Carrie Mae Weems.

Sir Roger Penrose: New Cosmological View of Dark Matter
Jan 19, 2018 at 3:00 pm

Sir Roger Penrose: New Cosmological View of Dark Matter

Iconoclast Sir Roger Penrose will give a talk on whether the Universe is destined to collapse, to expand indefinitely until it homogenizes in heat death, or a third alternative, the cosmological conformal cyclic cosmology (CCC) scheme.

17th Annual James R. Arnold Lecture
Jan 19, 2018 at 4:00 pm

17th Annual James R. Arnold Lecture

Lecture Title: Sea level commitment from melting ice sheets Speaker: Professor Eric Rignot (Earth Science System, UC Irvine & NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory) Date: 1/19/2018 (Friday) Time: 4:00 PM (Reception to follow) Location: NSB Auditorium

ArtPower presents Aeolus Quartet
Jan 19, 2018 at 8:00 pm

ArtPower presents Aeolus Quartet

Praised by Strad magazine for their “high-octane” performances, the Aeolus Quartet is one of the finest young quartets touring today.

Science, Exploration, & Adventure: Whale Tales
Jan 20, 2018 at 12:00 am

Science, Exploration, & Adventure: Whale Tales

Experience all three at SEA Days. Each month, guests are invited to meet researchers from Scripps Institution of Oceanography and learn about their exciting research and current ocean topics. View more dates and times »

Tough Cases
Jan 23, 2018 at 12:00 pm

Tough Cases

The Tough Cases ethics discussion series providing opportunity to increase awareness of, and sensitivity to, ethical issues. This month the topic is Discharging Patients with No Where to Go.

Remembrance & Vision: Imagining Future Monuments at UC San Diego
Jan 23, 2018 at 4:00 pm

Remembrance & Vision: Imagining Future Monuments at UC San Diego

Join us for an opening reception for this exhibit which presents proposed monuments created by undergraduate students in a Fall 2017 Communication seminar entitled “Politics & Culture of Display” with Professor Brian Goldfarb.

Curbing Inequality
Jan 24, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Curbing Inequality

Eduardo Porter, economic scene columnist at The New York Times and CGT Pacific Leadership Fellow, will discuss the power and limits of redistribution and assess other tools to mitigate inequality in market incomes.

Institute of Arts & Humanities Lecture: North Korea in the Age of Trump
Jan 24, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Institute of Arts & Humanities Lecture: North Korea in the Age of Trump

Join us for a lecture hosted by the Institute of Arts & Humanities and Transnational Korean Studies featuring Martin Hart-Landsberg, Professor Emeritus of Economics at Lewis and Clark College and Hyun Lee, Managing Editor of ZoominKorea.

Startups & Pizza: Source Funding for NewCo
Jan 25, 2018 at 11:30 am

Startups & Pizza: Source Funding for NewCo

UC San Diego Office of Innovation and Commercialization is partnering with Dentons and Tiber Creek on a seminar series on what you need to know about forming a startup company.

ArtPower presents Liz Vice
Jan 25, 2018 at 8:00 pm

ArtPower presents Liz Vice

Gospel, soul, and R&B–inspired artist Liz Vice’s music features dynamic, beautiful vocals and classically influenced lyrics that reference her deep-rooted spirituality.

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Cardiometabolic Risk in South Asians: Findings from the MASALA Study
Jan 18, 2018 at 4:00 pm

Cardiometabolic Risk in South Asians: Findings from the MASALA Study

Dr. Alka Kanaya (UCSF), will present about the MASALA study, which seeks identify what factors lead to heart disease in South Asians. Identification of these factors may help guide future treatments to prevent or cure heart disease in South Asians.

China through the Lens of Friendship Delegations in the 1970s
Jan 18, 2018 at 4:00 pm

China through the Lens of Friendship Delegations in the 1970s

The UC San Diego Library is pleased to launch a new digital collection of images of early 1970s China contributed by members of the Committee of Concerned Asian Scholars (CCAS) Friendship Delegations.

Center for Hellenic Studies Lecture: Were Barbarians Barbaric? The View from Greece
Jan 18, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Center for Hellenic Studies Lecture: Were Barbarians Barbaric? The View from Greece

Join us for a lecture hosted by the Center for Hellenic Studies featuring Professor Erich Gruen from the University of California, Berkeley. His lecture attempts to elicit how the term “barbarian” was understood in the Hellenic world.

Mexico’s 2018 Presidential Elections: Questions to be Answered
Jan 18, 2018 at 5:30 pm

Mexico’s 2018 Presidential Elections: Questions to be Answered

Mexicans will head to the polls on July 1. Harvard University Professor Jorge Dominguez will discuss plus the extraordinary number of offices on next year’s ballot and how the coming elections will be unique due to a number of unprecedented factors.

Stories That We Tell: Art and Identity
Jan 18, 2018 at 5:30 pm

Stories That We Tell: Art and Identity

Curated by Tatiana Sizonenko, STORIES THAT WE TELL celebrates seven UC San Diego artists who paved the way for greater inclusion: Eleanor Antin, Barbara Kruger, Faith Ringgold, Martha Rosler, Miriam Schapiro, Lorna Simpson, and Carrie Mae Weems.

Sir Roger Penrose: New Cosmological View of Dark Matter
Jan 19, 2018 at 3:00 pm

Sir Roger Penrose: New Cosmological View of Dark Matter

Iconoclast Sir Roger Penrose will give a talk on whether the Universe is destined to collapse, to expand indefinitely until it homogenizes in heat death, or a third alternative, the cosmological conformal cyclic cosmology (CCC) scheme.

17th Annual James R. Arnold Lecture
Jan 19, 2018 at 4:00 pm

17th Annual James R. Arnold Lecture

Lecture Title: Sea level commitment from melting ice sheets Speaker: Professor Eric Rignot (Earth Science System, UC Irvine & NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory) Date: 1/19/2018 (Friday) Time: 4:00 PM (Reception to follow) Location: NSB Auditorium

ArtPower presents Aeolus Quartet
Jan 19, 2018 at 8:00 pm

ArtPower presents Aeolus Quartet

Praised by Strad magazine for their “high-octane” performances, the Aeolus Quartet is one of the finest young quartets touring today.

Science, Exploration, & Adventure: Whale Tales
Jan 20, 2018 at 12:00 am

Science, Exploration, & Adventure: Whale Tales

Experience all three at SEA Days. Each month, guests are invited to meet researchers from Scripps Institution of Oceanography and learn about their exciting research and current ocean topics. View more dates and times »

Science, Exploration, & Adventure: Whale Tales
Jan 20, 2018 at 11:00 am

Science, Exploration, & Adventure: Whale Tales

Experience all three at SEA Days. Each month, guests are invited to meet researchers from Scripps Institution of Oceanography and learn about their exciting research and current ocean topics. View more dates and times »

Tough Cases
Jan 23, 2018 at 12:00 pm

Tough Cases

The Tough Cases ethics discussion series providing opportunity to increase awareness of, and sensitivity to, ethical issues. This month the topic is Discharging Patients with No Where to Go.

Remembrance & Vision: Imagining Future Monuments at UC San Diego
Jan 23, 2018 at 4:00 pm

Remembrance & Vision: Imagining Future Monuments at UC San Diego

Join us for an opening reception for this exhibit which presents proposed monuments created by undergraduate students in a Fall 2017 Communication seminar entitled “Politics & Culture of Display” with Professor Brian Goldfarb.

Curbing Inequality
Jan 24, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Curbing Inequality

Eduardo Porter, economic scene columnist at The New York Times and CGT Pacific Leadership Fellow, will discuss the power and limits of redistribution and assess other tools to mitigate inequality in market incomes.

Institute of Arts & Humanities Lecture: North Korea in the Age of Trump
Jan 24, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Institute of Arts & Humanities Lecture: North Korea in the Age of Trump

Join us for a lecture hosted by the Institute of Arts & Humanities and Transnational Korean Studies featuring Martin Hart-Landsberg, Professor Emeritus of Economics at Lewis and Clark College and Hyun Lee, Managing Editor of ZoominKorea.

Startups & Pizza: Source Funding for NewCo
Jan 25, 2018 at 11:30 am

Startups & Pizza: Source Funding for NewCo

UC San Diego Office of Innovation and Commercialization is partnering with Dentons and Tiber Creek on a seminar series on what you need to know about forming a startup company.

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