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.
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.
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!
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!
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!
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!
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 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.
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.”
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”.
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.
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.
China’s model of state-led development differs from both Western approaches and from its East Asian neighbors’ industrial policies by focusing solely on infrastructure investment. Francis Fukuyama will explore this issue.
Dr. Geoffrey Schoenbaum from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), will be presenting on the “Tests of two key predictions of the hypothesis that dopamine transients serve as a cached-value error-signaling system for learning>”
French composer, percussionist, and theater director Roland Auzet defines himself as a stage writer. Auzet’s new work starts with a car on an empty stage, but he quickly fills the room with so much more.