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Monthly Metabolism Group Meeting
Dec 14, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Monthly Metabolism Group Meeting

Presenter: Dr. Andrea Hevener, UCLA Topic: “Strong enough for a man, made for a woman: The impact of ERa on mitochondrial and metabolic health”

Holiday Night Lights at Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Dec 14, 2017 at 6:00 pm

Holiday Night Lights at Birch Aquarium at Scripps

Bioluminescence is more than beautiful, it also helps creatures survive. Get hands on with glowing activities, meet scientists who study illuminating creatures, and create a glowing path on a bioluminescent carpet. All ages welcomed!

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.

Seas ‘n’ Greetings
Dec 1, 2017–Dec 31, 2017 at 9:00 am

Seas ‘n’ Greetings

Birch Aquarium at Scripps is transformed into a holiday wonderland full of SEAsonal activities for the whole family.

Exploring Ethics—Should we use genetically engineered plants to help mitigate climate change?
Jan 3, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Exploring Ethics—Should we use genetically engineered plants to help mitigate climate change?

The Center for Ethics in Science & Technology brings the public and scientists together to explore how science can best serve society. Through forums, projects, and resources, the Center gives all stakeholders an opportunity to share perspectives on the ethical implications of new developments in science and technology.

Careers in the Humanities Workshop: A Focus on Law
Jan 8, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Careers in the Humanities Workshop: A Focus on Law

STUDENTS! Attend an exclusive legal-focused career workshop with industry professionals and admissions officers to learn more about law school acceptance, careers and more. Food will be provided. Space is VERY limited. RSVP Required!

Careers in the Humanities Workshop: A Focus on Medicine
Jan 9, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Careers in the Humanities Workshop: A Focus on Medicine

STUDENTS! Attend an exclusive career workshop focused on nursing/medicine with industry professionals and admissions officers to learn more about med school acceptance, careers and more. Food will be provided. Space is VERY limited. RSVP Required!

Dr. Richard Granger from Dartmouth College
Jan 10, 2018 at 4:00 pm

Dr. Richard Granger from Dartmouth College

Dr. Richard Granger from Dartmouth College will be presenting on the “Principles of Brain Design.”

Careers in the Humanities Workshop: A Focus on Fellowships
Jan 10, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Careers in the Humanities Workshop: A Focus on Fellowships

STUDENTS! Attend an exclusive career workshop on fellowships with industry professionals to learn about career opportunities, network and more. Food will be provided. Space is VERY limited. RSVP Required!

Careers in the Humanities Workshop: A Focus on Entertainment & News
Jan 11, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Careers in the Humanities Workshop: A Focus on Entertainment & News

STUDENTS! Attend an exclusive career workshop on the entertainment and news sector with industry professionals, to learn about career options, network and more. Food will be provided. Space is VERY limited. RSVP Required!

After Deportation: The Case of Afghan Deportees
Jan 11, 2018 at 5:00 pm

After Deportation: The Case of Afghan Deportees

Invited guest speaker Shahram Khosravi, Professor of Social Anthropology at Stockholm University, author of Young and Defiant in Tehran, “Illegal” Traveller: An Auto-Ethnography of Borders, and Precarious Lives: Waiting and Hope in Iran

Inside Innovation: Larry Frank
Jan 16, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Inside Innovation: Larry Frank

Inside Innovation is a presentation series featuring the latest innovative technologies developed by UC San Diego researchers. Get an inside look at what is happening in the labs, explore commercialization opportunities and inquire about licensing.

Biomedical Ethics Seminar Series
Jan 17, 2018 at 4:30 pm

Biomedical Ethics Seminar Series

The UC San Diego Biomedical Ethics Seminar Series meets to discuss selected ethics topics. This months topic is “Putting ‘Race’ on the Table: Voicing and Silencing Race and Ethnicity in News Coverage of Health and Medicine.”

U.S.-Cuba Ties: A Thaw, Revisited
Jan 17, 2018 at 5:00 pm

U.S.-Cuba Ties: A Thaw, Revisited

Join a panel of experts who will discuss how new constraints leaves room for debate on how they will affect the future relationship between the two countries.

ArtPower presents Compagnie Hervé Koubi
Jan 17, 2018 at 8:00 pm

ArtPower presents Compagnie Hervé Koubi

Recognized as one of Europe’s most distinctive choreographers, Hervé Koubi draws creative strength from his Algerian roots and Mediterranean culture. His company makes its San Diego debut with “What the Day Owes to the Night”.

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Monthly Metabolism Group Meeting
Dec 14, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Monthly Metabolism Group Meeting

Presenter: Dr. Andrea Hevener, UCLA Topic: “Strong enough for a man, made for a woman: The impact of ERa on mitochondrial and metabolic health”

Holiday Night Lights at Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Dec 14, 2017 at 6:00 pm

Holiday Night Lights at Birch Aquarium at Scripps

Bioluminescence is more than beautiful, it also helps creatures survive. Get hands on with glowing activities, meet scientists who study illuminating creatures, and create a glowing path on a bioluminescent carpet. All ages welcomed!

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.

Seas ‘n’ Greetings
Dec 1, 2017–Dec 31, 2017 at 9:00 am

Seas ‘n’ Greetings

Birch Aquarium at Scripps is transformed into a holiday wonderland full of SEAsonal activities for the whole family.

Dec 17, 2017 at 2:00 pm

UC San Diego Public Tours: Highlighting Campus History, Art and Architecture

UC San Diego’s Visitors Tour Program offers free tours to local residents, new faculty and staff, first time visitors and the general public. View more dates and times »

Exploring Ethics—Should we use genetically engineered plants to help mitigate climate change?
Jan 3, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Exploring Ethics—Should we use genetically engineered plants to help mitigate climate change?

The Center for Ethics in Science & Technology brings the public and scientists together to explore how science can best serve society. Through forums, projects, and resources, the Center gives all stakeholders an opportunity to share perspectives on the ethical implications of new developments in science and technology.

Jan 4, 2018 at 12:10 pm

Oceanids Sounding Board:  Roundtable Discussion with ArtPower’s Jordan Peimer

Sounding Board starts the New Year with a surprise event at the Faculty Club: a performing arts roundtable discussion led by Executive Director for ArtPower at UC San Diego, Jordan Peimer.

Careers in the Humanities Workshop: A Focus on Law
Jan 8, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Careers in the Humanities Workshop: A Focus on Law

STUDENTS! Attend an exclusive legal-focused career workshop with industry professionals and admissions officers to learn more about law school acceptance, careers and more. Food will be provided. Space is VERY limited. RSVP Required!

Careers in the Humanities Workshop: A Focus on Medicine
Jan 9, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Careers in the Humanities Workshop: A Focus on Medicine

STUDENTS! Attend an exclusive career workshop focused on nursing/medicine with industry professionals and admissions officers to learn more about med school acceptance, careers and more. Food will be provided. Space is VERY limited. RSVP Required!

Jan 9, 2018 at 7:30 pm

MIKE BIRBIGLIA: THE NEW ONE

Mike Birbiglia is a comedian and storyteller who has performed in front of audiences worldwide, from the Sydney Opera House to Carnegie Hall. His most recent shows, My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend and Thank God for Jokes, were both filmed for Netflix. View more dates and times »

Dr. Richard Granger from Dartmouth College
Jan 10, 2018 at 4:00 pm

Dr. Richard Granger from Dartmouth College

Dr. Richard Granger from Dartmouth College will be presenting on the “Principles of Brain Design.”

Careers in the Humanities Workshop: A Focus on Fellowships
Jan 10, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Careers in the Humanities Workshop: A Focus on Fellowships

STUDENTS! Attend an exclusive career workshop on fellowships with industry professionals to learn about career opportunities, network and more. Food will be provided. Space is VERY limited. RSVP Required!

Jan 10, 2018 at 7:30 pm

MIKE BIRBIGLIA: THE NEW ONE

Mike Birbiglia is a comedian and storyteller who has performed in front of audiences worldwide, from the Sydney Opera House to Carnegie Hall. His most recent shows, My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend and Thank God for Jokes, were both filmed for Netflix. View more dates and times »

Careers in the Humanities Workshop: A Focus on Entertainment & News
Jan 11, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Careers in the Humanities Workshop: A Focus on Entertainment & News

STUDENTS! Attend an exclusive career workshop on the entertainment and news sector with industry professionals, to learn about career options, network and more. Food will be provided. Space is VERY limited. RSVP Required!

After Deportation: The Case of Afghan Deportees
Jan 11, 2018 at 5:00 pm

After Deportation: The Case of Afghan Deportees

Invited guest speaker Shahram Khosravi, Professor of Social Anthropology at Stockholm University, author of Young and Defiant in Tehran, “Illegal” Traveller: An Auto-Ethnography of Borders, and Precarious Lives: Waiting and Hope in Iran

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