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January 18, 2018

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.

January 18, 2018

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.

January 18, 2018

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.

January 18, 2018

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.

January 18, 2018

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.