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May 2017

Revelle Monday
May 1, 2017 at 10:00 am

Revelle Monday

Revellians! Join Provost Paul Yu and Revelle Faculty on the first Monday of the Month, every month during fall, winter, and spring quarters, for information conversation, FREE coffee, donuts, bagels, and OJ! View more dates and times »

May 2017

UC San Diego Blood Drive
May 1, 2017 at 10:00 am

UC San Diego Blood Drive

UC San Diego Blood Drive, May 1-3, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Bloodmobile on Library Walk. Lives depend on it! Make an appointment through www.sandiegobloodbank.org and walk-ins are welcome! View more dates and times »

May 2017

Film Screening: Chicano Park
May 1, 2017 at 12:00 pm

Film Screening: Chicano Park

Join us for a screening of the documentary Chicano Park.

May 2017

Expedition at Sea: Sally Ride at Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Nov 18, 2016–May 31, 2017 at 9:00 am

Expedition at Sea: Sally Ride at Birch Aquarium at Scripps

At the Expedition at Sea: Sally Ride Gallery, Birch Aquarium guests experience life on a research vessel through a combination of science, art, and technology.

May 2017

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.

May 2017

UC San Diego Blood Drive
May 2, 2017 at 10:00 am

UC San Diego Blood Drive

UC San Diego Blood Drive, May 1-3, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Bloodmobile on Library Walk. Lives depend on it! Make an appointment through www.sandiegobloodbank.org and walk-ins are welcome! View more dates and times »

May 2017

SDCSB Career Development Seminar Series
May 2, 2017 at 4:00 pm

SDCSB Career Development Seminar Series

Join us for a seminar series that will provide advice and a forum for discussions about planning your career, inside or out of academia. This seminar series is open to all. Refreshments will be provided. View more dates and times »

May 2017

George R. R. Martin in Conversation with Kim Stanley Robinson
May 2, 2017 at 7:00 pm

George R. R. Martin in Conversation with Kim Stanley Robinson

An evening on the craft of writing science fiction and fantasy with George R. R. Martin (“A Song of Ice and Fire,” adapted for television as Game of Thrones) in conversation with Kim Stanley Robinson (New York 2140, the Mars trilogy).

May 2017

Grad Fair
May 2, 2017–May 3, 2017 at 10:00 am

Grad Fair

Now’s the time to purchase your cap & gown, or bundle and save with a Triton Grad Pack. Find out about diploma frames, class rings, grad announcements, exclusive sales, senior portraits, academic discounts on Apple computers, discounts and more.

May 2017

UC San Diego Blood Drive
May 3, 2017 at 10:00 am

UC San Diego Blood Drive

UC San Diego Blood Drive, May 1-3, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Bloodmobile on Library Walk. Lives depend on it! Make an appointment through www.sandiegobloodbank.org and walk-ins are welcome! View more dates and times »

May 2017

Exploring Ethics—Self-Driving Cars
May 3, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Exploring Ethics—Self-Driving Cars

This presentation will highlight and raise some of these challenges from the perspective of a researcher. We will present a “Human-Centered” approach for the development of highly automated vehicle technologies.

May 2017

Holocaust Living History Workshop: The Burden of History — A Round Table Discussion
May 3, 2017 at 6:00 pm

Holocaust Living History Workshop: The Burden of History — A Round Table Discussion

What does it mean to be the child of parents who were persecuted and often singled out for extermination? Tal Golan, Judi Gottschalk, and Gershon Shafir share their personal experiences and observations as “second-generation” Holocaust survivors.

May 2017

Wednesdays@7 presents Thomas Meadowcroft and Anthony Burr
May 3, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Wednesdays@7 presents Thomas Meadowcroft and Anthony Burr

Wednesdays@7 presents a concert by guest composer Thomas Meadowcroft and Associate Professor Anthony Burr.

May 2017

Miwa Matreyek Double Feature at ArtPower
May 3, 2017 at 8:00 pm

Miwa Matreyek Double Feature at ArtPower

Miwa Matreyek’s performances have thrilled audiences at major festivals and theaters around the world. They create a metaphor-laden fantasy world that is always grounded in reality with Matreyek’s own presence.

May 2017

Phantom Services: Deflecting Migrant Workers in China
May 4, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Phantom Services: Deflecting Migrant Workers in China

UC Berkeley Professor Kevin O’Brien describes how “phantom services” are politically appealing at a time when the central government is calling for greater benefits for non-locals and urging people to move to small cities.

May 2017

Death Squads and Death Lists: Targeted Killing and the Character of the State
May 4, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Death Squads and Death Lists: Targeted Killing and the Character of the State

Invited speaker Professor Jeremy Waldron on “Death Squads and Death Lists: Targeted Killing and the Character of the State.”

May 2017

May 4, 2017 at 6:00 pm

America’s Opioid Epidemic: History and Best Practices for Medication-Assisted Treatment

The public is invited to hear addiction specialist Carla Marienfeld, MD, discuss America’s opioid epidemic, treatment settings and medications that can help break the destructive cycle of addiction leading to overdose.

May 2017

Extraordinary Variations of the Human Mind: Lessons for Anthropogeny
May 5, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Extraordinary Variations of the Human Mind: Lessons for Anthropogeny

Please join CARTA for a free public symposium, “Extraordinary Variations of the Human Mind: Lessons for Anthropogeny,” on May 5th to learn why the human mind is so unique.

May 2017

St. Lawrence String Quartet at ArtPower
May 5, 2017 at 8:00 pm

St. Lawrence String Quartet at ArtPower

Back by popular demand, the “witty, buoyant, and widely attentive” (The Gazette, Montreal) St. Lawrence String Quartet has developed an undisputed reputation as a truly world-class chamber ensemble.

May 2017

Mindfulness and Meditation: An afternoon of peaceful practices
May 6, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Mindfulness and Meditation: An afternoon of peaceful practices

An Experience in Peaceful Meditation and Mindfulness Practices with Master Teacher Michele Hébert.

May 2017

Ensembl Tutorial
May 8, 2017 at 8:30 pm

Ensembl Tutorial

This full-day workshop will provide an introduction to Ensembl (www.ensembl.org), a freely available comprehensive and integrated genomic resource.

May 2017

CPR & AED Training Day
May 9, 2017 at 11:00 am

CPR & AED Training Day

Learn about the annual UC San Diego CPR & AED training day. Learn how to respond to a sudden cardiac arrest using hands-only CPR from professional first responders. Get hands-on experience with our practice mannequins. No CPR cards will be issued.

May 2017

At La Jolla Playhouse:  ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE
May 9, 2017 at 7:30 pm

At La Jolla Playhouse:  ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE

World-Premiere Musical Escape to Margaritaville May 9 – June 25, 2017 EXTENDED! MORE THAN A MUSICAL. IT’S A WAY OF LIFE. Time: Ranges from 2:00 PM, 7:30 PM and 8:00 PM – depending on day Location: Mandell Weiss Theatre La Jolla Playhouse 2910 La Jolla Village Drive La Jolla, CA 92037

May 2017

Wednesdays@7 presents: kallisti Chamber Opera
May 10, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Wednesdays@7 presents: kallisti Chamber Opera

Wednesdays@7 presents a new chamber opera by kallisti.

May 2017

Failure to Adjust: How Americans Got Left Behind in the Global Economy
May 11, 2017 at 4:00 pm

Failure to Adjust: How Americans Got Left Behind in the Global Economy

In his newly released book “Failure to Adjust: How Americans Got Left Behind in the Global Economy,” Edward Alden explains why the political consensus in support of trade liberalization has collapsed, and how to correct the course.

May 2017

Women’s Center 20th Anniversary Celebration: The Future of Feminism with Jamia Wilson
May 11, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Women’s Center 20th Anniversary Celebration: The Future of Feminism with Jamia Wilson

Feminist activist Jamia Wilson will speak at UC San Diego at 5 p.m. on Thursday, May 11 at Price Center West Ballroom, an event held in honor of the 20th anniversary of the UC San Diego Women’s Center.

May 2017

The Spirit of the Beehive at ArtPower
May 12, 2017 at 7:00 pm

The Spirit of the Beehive at ArtPower

Directed by Victor Erice, The Spirit of the Beehive is widely regarded as one of the greatest Spanish films of the 1970s.

May 2017

kallisti chamber opera
May 12, 2017 at 7:00 pm

kallisti chamber opera

kallisti presents its 2017 chamber opera. View more dates and times »

May 2017

LIVE—Pediatric Facial Reconstruction Surgery via Telemedicine
May 13, 2017 at 8:30 am

LIVE—Pediatric Facial Reconstruction Surgery via Telemedicine

LIVE Surgery from Hospital Infantil in Mexico via Telemedicine view at MET Room #215 or via ZOOM

May 2017

kallisti chamber opera
May 13, 2017 at 7:00 pm

kallisti chamber opera

kallisti presents its 2017 chamber opera. View more dates and times »

May 2017

May 13, 2017

SPARK GALA

SPARK GALA benefits cancer care at UC San Diego Health. View more dates and times »

May 2017

Camera Lucida
May 15, 2017 at 7:30 pm

Camera Lucida

Camera Lucida presents the final concert of its 2016-17 season.

May 2017

SDCSB Career Development Seminar Series
May 16, 2017 at 4:00 pm

SDCSB Career Development Seminar Series

Join us for a seminar series that will provide advice and a forum for discussions about planning your career, inside or out of academia. This seminar series is open to all. Refreshments will be provided. View more dates and times »

May 2017

Biomedical Ethics Seminar Series
May 17, 2017 at 4:30 pm

Biomedical Ethics Seminar Series

“Three-parent Children: Is there a right to know one’s donor?”

May 2017

Green Flash Concert: JOHNNYSWIM
May 17, 2017 at 5:30 pm

Green Flash Concert: JOHNNYSWIM

These lively monthly concerts provide the ultimate Southern California music experience and panoramic ocean with JOHNNYSWIM—an American folk, soul, blues, and pop music duo consisting of singer-songwriters Amanda Sudano and Abner Ramirez.

May 2017

Wednesdays@7 presents: red fish blue fish
May 17, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Wednesdays@7 presents: red fish blue fish

Wednesdays@7 presents a performance by UC San Diego’s own percussion ensemble red fish blue fish.

May 2017

IAH Lecture: City of Inmates featuring author Kelly Lytle Hernandez
May 18, 2017 at 5:00 pm

IAH Lecture: City of Inmates featuring author Kelly Lytle Hernandez

Join us for a special lecture in the IAH Challenging Conversations series, featuring Kelly Lytle Hernández, associate professor of history at UCLA, and author of “City of Inmates: Conquest, Rebellion, and the Rise of Human Caging in Los Angeles.”

May 2017

Colleen at ArtPower
May 18, 2017 at 8:00 pm

Colleen at ArtPower

Over the course of five albums, French artist Colleen’s (aka Cécile Schott) musical repertoire has featured baroque instruments like the viola de gamba and has pushed the boundaries of their playability.

May 2017

Organ-on-a-Chip: a more economical, ethical, and effective model
May 19, 2017 at 3:00 pm

Organ-on-a-Chip: a more economical, ethical, and effective model

Join us as leaders in the field of Organ-on-a-Chip research discuss the current stage of this technology! Researchers from academia and industry will discuss future developments, and currently available research tools.

May 2017

Cap & Gown Pick Up
May 22, 2017–Jun 2, 2017 at 8:00 am

Cap & Gown Pick Up

Congratulations Triton Seniors! Pick up your cap, gown, tassel and commencement ticket. Whether you purchased a Grad Pack or basic package, this is the time to pick them up for your special day! Bookstore, 1st floor.

May 2017

Tough Cases Seminar
May 23, 2017 at 12:00 pm

Tough Cases Seminar

CA’s End of Life Options Act in Practice.

May 2017

SDCSB Career Development Seminar Series
May 23, 2017 at 4:00 pm

SDCSB Career Development Seminar Series

Join us for a seminar series that will provide advice and a forum for discussions about planning your career, inside or out of academia. This seminar series is open to all. Refreshments will be provided. View more dates and times »

May 2017

Wednesdays@7 presents: Carlson and Karis
May 24, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Wednesdays@7 presents: Carlson and Karis

Wednesdays@7 presents a performance by UC San Diego Department of Music professors Erik Carlson and Aleck Karis.

May 2017

China’s Ideological Spectrum
May 25, 2017 at 5:00 pm

China’s Ideological Spectrum

Using data from large-scale surveys in China, Jennifer Pan of Stanford University will share her findings that public preferences in ideology are not simply split along a pro-regime or anti-regime divide in authoritarian contexts.

May 2017

Computer Music Focus: James Fei
May 25, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Computer Music Focus: James Fei

The Computer Music Focus lecture series concludes its 2016-17 season with a lecture presented by guest composer James Fei.

May 2017

Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company at ArtPower
May 25, 2017 at 8:00 pm

Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company at ArtPower

The Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company returns to UC San Diego with Play and Play: An Evening of Movement and Dance, which includes two works—D-Man in the Waters and Story/. Both are accompanied by live music.

May 2017

Housing Across Borders: Mexican and U.S. Housing in Perspective
May 26, 2017 at 8:00 am

Housing Across Borders: Mexican and U.S. Housing in Perspective

The aim of this conference to discuss housing in Mexico and the U.S. together: looking for connections, identifying elements for comparison and exploring common processes shaping housing—broadly construed—on both sides of the border.

May 2017

Level Up Leadership Series
May 26, 2017 at 8:30 am

Level Up Leadership Series

Half-day leadership workshops designed to give your career a competitive edge. View more dates and times »

May 2017

A Step Away: Artists from the MFA Program at UC San Diego
May 29, 2017 at 5:00 pm

A Step Away: Artists from the MFA Program at UC San Diego

UC San Diego Visual Arts with MCASD presents “A Step Away: Artists from the MFA Program at UC San Diego,” an exhibition of eleven graduating artists. Curated by Lara Bullock and Anthony Graham, the exhibition presents a diversity of practices. View more dates and times »

May 2017

SDCSB Career Development Seminar Series
May 30, 2017 at 4:00 pm

SDCSB Career Development Seminar Series

Join us for a seminar series that will provide advice and a forum for discussions about planning your career, inside or out of academia. This seminar series is open to all. Refreshments will be provided. View more dates and times »

May 2017

Grad Nite
May 30, 2017 at 6:00 pm

Grad Nite

Congratulations Triton Seniors! UC San Diego’s red carpet, graduation kick-off party for the class of 2017! Seniors, bring your family & friends to this not-to-be-missed event.