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October 2017

Oct 1, 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 »

October 2017

October 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.

October 2017

Wild Goose Dreams
Sep 5, 2017–Oct 1, 2017 at 7:30 pm

Wild Goose Dreams

A North Korean defector who has left her family behind and a lonely South Korean father start an unlikely online romance as they each attempt to allay their fears and alienation in this inventive, lyrical and darkly humorous piece. View more dates and times »

October 2017

Triton Fest
Sep 24, 2017–Oct 15, 2017 at 8:00 pm

Triton Fest

UC San Diego’s late night, weekend event series is BACK to usher in the new year with live music from national touring artists, hilarious comedians, terrifying zombies, blockbuster film screenings, delicious free food and more!

October 2017

Teacher Appreciation Night
Oct 2, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Teacher Appreciation Night

We have a V.I.P. night planned for you! At Teacher Appreciation Night, learn about Birch Aquarium’s classes, field trip programs, and how to maximize your class visit to Birch Aquarium with a night for educators only. Pre-K to Grade 12 teachers only.

October 2017

UC San Diego Helen Edison Lecture Series Presents Judith Rodin
Oct 2, 2017 at 5:30 pm

UC San Diego Helen Edison Lecture Series Presents Judith Rodin

Join us for a conversation with Judith Rodin, former president of the Rockefeller Foundation and Steve Clemons, editor-at-large at The Atlantic.

October 2017

Startups & Pizza: Market and Product Research
Oct 3, 2017 at 11:30 am

Startups & Pizza: Market and Product Research

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.

October 2017

Ethics, Science and Technology in San Diego: 100 programs from 2005–2017
Oct 4, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Ethics, Science and Technology in San Diego: 100 programs from 2005–2017

Since April 2005, the Center for Ethics in Science and Technology has delivered 100 programs on topics fundamentally important to residents of the San Diego region.

October 2017

Full Moon Pier Walks with Birch Aquarium
Oct 4, 2017 at 6:00 pm

Full Moon Pier Walks with Birch Aquarium

Discover the 100-year history of pier-based data collection at Scripps while walking along the Scripps Pier on an exclusive moonlit tour.

October 2017

Cell & Gene Meeting on the Mesa
Oct 4, 2017–Oct 6, 2017 at 7:00 am

Cell & Gene Meeting on the Mesa

The Cell & Gene Meeting on the Mesa is a three-day conference bringing together senior executives and top decision-makers in the industry with the scientific community to advance cutting-edge research into cures. View more dates and times »

October 2017

The Affordable Care Act (ACA): Sustain and Strengthen, not Repeal and Replace
Oct 5, 2017 at 12:10 pm

The Affordable Care Act (ACA): Sustain and Strengthen, not Repeal and Replace

Julianne R. Howell, Ph.D., Senior Health Policy Advisor, County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency, speaks to Oceanids first Sounding Board of the year.

October 2017

“Library Duet” Exhibit Opening Reception
Oct 5, 2017 at 5:00 pm

“Library Duet” Exhibit Opening Reception

Join us for the opening reception of UC San Diego Library’s joint exhibition with the Athenaeum Music & Arts Library that highlights the work of internationally acclaimed multimedia artist Joyce Cutler-Shaw.

October 2017

Full Moon Pier Walk with Birch Aquarium
Oct 5, 2017 at 6:00 pm

Full Moon Pier Walk with Birch Aquarium

Discover the 100-year history of pier-based data collection at Scripps while walking along the Scripps Pier on an exclusive moonlit tour.

October 2017

IAH Lecture: The Crisis of Commemoration - First Contacts in the Americas
Oct 5, 2017 at 6:00 pm

IAH Lecture: The Crisis of Commemoration - First Contacts in the Americas

This talk aims to spark dialogue about Indigenous Peoples and first Europeans in the Americas, focusing on the debates around the celebrations and commemorations of Columbus and Cabrillo and the struggle to recognize Indigenous Peoples’ Day.

October 2017

Oct 5, 2017

Annual Meeting of the Southwest Seminar on Colonial Latin America

Annual Meeting of the Southwest Seminar on Colonial Latin America Hosted by the University of California, San Diego San Diego, California October 5–7, 2017 Theme: Beyond the Conquest – New Approaches to the Ethnohistory of Colonial Latin America View more dates and times »

October 2017

Oct 6, 2017 at 9:00 am

Annual Meeting of the Southwest Seminar on Colonial Latin America

Annual Meeting of the Southwest Seminar on Colonial Latin America Hosted by the University of California, San Diego San Diego, California October 5–7, 2017 Theme: Beyond the Conquest – New Approaches to the Ethnohistory of Colonial Latin America View more dates and times »

October 2017

Oct 6, 2017 at 9:30 am

Skepticism and Open-mindedness in Science Workshop

Pseudoscience is very harmful to society, but is it sometimes a by-product of scientific creativity? How should we balance gullibility and cynicism? These questions and others will be addressed in this free public workshop organized by Craig Callender and V.S. Ramachandran.

October 2017

Oct 8, 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 »

October 2017

Perspectives Lecture: The Lion and the Mouse
Oct 9, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Perspectives Lecture: The Lion and the Mouse

At this month’s Perspectives Lecture, The Lion and the Mouse: How the Motions in the Ocean Impact our Planet, join Jennifer MacKinnon as she illuminates how these dynamic small-scale phenomena hold the key to understanding global processes.

October 2017

Accomplishing More With Less
Oct 10, 2017 at 8:30 am

Accomplishing More With Less

Anyone who would like to learn how to optimize their time in order to achieve meaningful results.

October 2017

Innovative Project Management
Oct 11, 2017 at 8:30 am

Innovative Project Management

Those who want to enhance their project management skills and better manage projects of all kinds.

October 2017

Time Management & Beyond: The Perfect 15-Minute Day Method
Oct 11, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Time Management & Beyond: The Perfect 15-Minute Day Method

This revolutionary workshop tackles today’s workplace challenges by introducing mindfulness, demystifying it, and translating it to simple techniques that you can easily incorporate into your daily work life through the use of a journal, a timer, and a method, to help you skillfully manage through the most demanding work environments.

October 2017

No More No More: A Human Trafficking Awareness Program
Oct 11, 2017 at 3:30 pm

No More No More: A Human Trafficking Awareness Program

The No More No More Program launched by Social Impact and Innovation at UC San Diego aims to raise awareness of Human Trafficking through conversation and a theater performance by kNOw MORE!

October 2017

Xi Takes Charge
Oct 11, 2017 at 4:00 pm

Xi Takes Charge

The upcoming 19th Party Congress in China, considered to be President Xi Jinping’s “midterm,” is fraught with risks and challenges for him. Leading experts on Chinese politics and economy will discuss this topic.

October 2017

UC San Diego Helen Edison Lecture Series Presents Actor and Author John Lithgow
Oct 11, 2017 at 7:00 pm

UC San Diego Helen Edison Lecture Series Presents Actor and Author John Lithgow

Join us for a conversation with actor and author John Lithgow and Peter Gourevitch, distinguished professor emeritus of political science at UC San Diego.

October 2017

Design Thinking to Focus, Collaborate, and Play!
Oct 12, 2017 at 8:30 am

Design Thinking to Focus, Collaborate, and Play!

In this workshop, you will learn a design thinking approach to solve one of today’s most serious workplace challenges: constant interruptions.

October 2017

ArtPower presents Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble
Oct 13, 2017 at 8:00 pm

ArtPower presents Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble

Drawn from the principal players of the world-renowned chamber orchestra Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, this “luminous, often breathtaking” (Washington Post) ensemble was created to perform larger-scale works from the chamber music repertoire.

October 2017

Oct 15, 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 »

October 2017

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

October 2017

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.

October 2017

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. RSVP by Oct. 7

October 2017

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.

October 2017

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.

October 2017

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.

October 2017

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 »

October 2017

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 »

October 2017

Oct 20, 2017 at 10:30 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 »

October 2017

ArtPower presents Trisha Brown Dance Company
Oct 21, 2017 at 12:00 am

ArtPower presents Trisha Brown Dance Company

In planning since before Trisha Brown’s death earlier this year, ArtPower is proud to present a unique iteration of In Plain Site, a site-specific work created for the UC San Diego campus by Trisha Brown Dance Company. View more dates and times »

October 2017

ArtPower presents Trisha Brown Dance Company
Oct 21, 2017 at 2:00 pm

ArtPower presents Trisha Brown Dance Company

In planning since before Trisha Brown’s death earlier this year, ArtPower is proud to present a unique iteration of In Plain Site, a site-specific work created for the UC San Diego campus by Trisha Brown Dance Company. View more dates and times »

October 2017

Haunted Aquarium: Sea Monster Mash
Oct 21, 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 »

October 2017

ArtPower presents Trisha Brown Dance Company
Oct 22, 2017 at 12:00 am

ArtPower presents Trisha Brown Dance Company

In planning since before Trisha Brown’s death earlier this year, ArtPower is proud to present a unique iteration of In Plain Site, a site-specific work created for the UC San Diego campus by Trisha Brown Dance Company. View more dates and times »

October 2017

Oct 22, 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 »

October 2017

ArtPower presents Trisha Brown Dance Company
Oct 22, 2017 at 5:00 pm

ArtPower presents Trisha Brown Dance Company

In planning since before Trisha Brown’s death earlier this year, ArtPower is proud to present a unique iteration of In Plain Site, a site-specific work created for the UC San Diego campus by Trisha Brown Dance Company. View more dates and times »

October 2017

Xi Takes Charge: China’s Political Landscape after the 19th Party Congress
Oct 23, 2017 at 9:30 am

Xi Takes Charge: China’s Political Landscape after the 19th Party Congress

To help us understand what has transpired under Xi’s rule in the past five years and how the 19th Party Congress could reshape China’s political landscape, we have assembled a team of UC San Diego’s leading experts in Washington, D.C.

October 2017

Conversations with Campus Leaders
Oct 25, 2017 at 12:00 pm

Conversations with Campus Leaders

Conversations with Campus Leaders is an ongoing series of lunchtime discussions with UC San Diego leaders, including vice chancellors, assistant vice chancellors, middle managers and deans, that provides an informative look at leadership in higher education. Leadership philosophies, experience, and lessons learned will be among the topics of conversation.

October 2017

Asian Security Challenges: The View from Washington
Oct 26, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Asian Security Challenges: The View from Washington

Mara Karlin discusses how the U.S. has fundamentally different views of Asian security from China, and these views are growing farther apart as China modernizes its military and undermines decades of regional stability.

October 2017

ArtPower presents Nate Smith + Kinfolk
Oct 26, 2017 at 8:00 pm

ArtPower presents Nate Smith + Kinfolk

Nate Smith + Kinfolk will perform songs from their debut solo album, “Kinfolk: Postcards from Everywhere,” which explores the themes of family, music, self-discovery, and touring through catchy, singable melodies and spring-loaded backbeats.

October 2017

Oct 27, 2017 at 7:00 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 »

October 2017

Oct 29, 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 »