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Jan 17, 2017 at 10:00 am

Science of Teaching Seminar Series: Dina L. Newman, Ph.D.

What’s the Point? Arrows often confuse biology learners

Inside Innovation: Catriona Jamieson
Jan 17, 2017 at 4:00 pm

Inside Innovation: Catriona Jamieson

Catriona Jamieson, M.D., Ph.D., is Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology-Oncology, Chief of the Division of Regenerative Medicine, Deputy Director of the Sanford Stem Cell Clinical Center, Co-Leader of the Hematologic Malignan

From Slow Violence to Slow Food: Piedmont’s Stories by Dr. Serenella Iovino
Jan 17, 2017 at 5:00 pm

From Slow Violence to Slow Food: Piedmont’s Stories by Dr. Serenella Iovino

Guest speaker Dr. Serenella Iovino of the University of Turin shares how Piedmont’s landscapes and “ecological bodies” ooze stories of resistance, transformation and redemption of revelatory power. Event sponsored by the Environments in Motion Series

Very Close Encounters: Modern China at the Grassroots
Jan 18, 2017 at 3:00 pm

Very Close Encounters: Modern China at the Grassroots

Join us to celebrate the retirement of UC San Diego’s Distinguished Professor of History and Chinese Studies Paul Pickowicz. He will recount lessons from decades of on-the-ground research on Chinese society.

Book talk on “La Cuarta Socialdemocracia”
Jan 18, 2017 at 3:30 pm

Book talk on “La Cuarta Socialdemocracia”

Opening up about his book, “La Cuarta Socialdemocracia,” Agustin Basave will be underscoring the manuscript’s coverage of social democracy in Europe and the New Deal in the U.S., as well as the crisis of democratic representation at the time.

Biomedical Ethics Seminar—Metaphors in Medicine
Jan 18, 2017 at 4:30 pm

Biomedical Ethics Seminar—Metaphors in Medicine

Topic: “Metaphors in Medicine” Discussion Leader: Lawrence M. Hinman, PhD, Emeritus Professor of Philosophy, University of San Diego

Holocaust Living History Workshop: Out of Oswiecim
Jan 18, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Holocaust Living History Workshop: Out of Oswiecim

Before Auschwitz, there was Oswiecim, a small town in Southern Poland that was home to Jews since the mid-sixteenth century. Del Mar based William Rosenbaum examines his father’s story of Oswiecim / Aushwitz.

The Annual Robert C. Elliott Lecture - Gordon Hutner: The 21st Century U.S. Novel: An Anatomy
Jan 24, 2017 at 4:00 pm

The Annual Robert C. Elliott Lecture - Gordon Hutner: The 21st Century U.S. Novel: An Anatomy

The Robert C. Elliott Memorial Lecture Series presents: Gordon Hutner The 21st Century U.S. Novel: An Anatomy Tuesday, Jan 24, 2016 4:00pm Literature Building, Room 155 (de Certeau)

Jan 25, 2017 at 8:00 am

Power and Leadership

This course has been designed for mid-level to senior managers and individual contributors eager to expand their leadership capabilities and increase their influence and impact at work.

A Conversation with Vietnamese-American Artist Trinh Mai
Jan 25, 2017 at 11:30 am

A Conversation with Vietnamese-American Artist Trinh Mai

Join us for a presentation by local artist Trinh Mai, as she shares how artwork has opened up the channel for intergenerational dialogue as a method to unearth history and preserve family stories. Light lunch will be served after lecture.

Game Changers Series: Collective Innovation for Business and Civics
Jan 25, 2017 at 5:30 pm

Game Changers Series: Collective Innovation for Business and Civics

Join UC San Diego Design Lab Assistant Professor of Cognitive Science Steven Dow and postdoctoral fellow Narges Mahyar at the Collaboratory for Downtown Innovation’s (CDI) Game Changer Series.

Jan 25, 2017 at 5:30 pm

Update on Epilepsy Diagnosis and Treatment

UC San Diego Health’s experts from the region’s only Level 4 Epilepsy Center will share the latest information on diagnosing and treating epilepsy, including advances in medical therapies and surgical procedures.

Jan 26, 2017 at 8:00 am

Emotional Intelligence I: The Art and Science

Participants will learn the latest research and scientific advances in the area, as well as practice techniques used by actors to engage in active listening, connect to an audience, connect to their own emotions and de-stress before a big event.

Jan 31, 2017 at 8:00 am

Mastering Creativity

Building on the games designed for the creators of Apple Computer, participants will be given tools that open up new paths of creativity and problem solving in their work.

Jan 31, 2017 at 8:00 am

2017 Annual UC San Diego Rheumatic Diseases Research T32 Symposium

2017 Annual UC San Diego Rheumatic Diseases Research T32 Symposium Sponsored by the UC San Diego NIH/NIAMS Rheumatic Diseases Research T32 Training Grant for Postdoctoral Research Training