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Marc Zimmerman
Nov 16, 2017 at 4:00 pm

Marc Zimmerman

Bringing Aztlán and Borinquen to Chicago: Mexican and Puerto Rican Art and Literature in the City from 1968 to the Age of Trump

The Specter of Global China
Nov 16, 2017 at 5:00 pm

The Specter of Global China

Ching Kwan Lee, professor of sociology at the UC Los Angeles in her new book “The Specter of Global China,” analyzes the peculiarity of outbound Chinese state capital by comparing it with global private capital in copper and construction in Zambia.

Lecture: Nations Against Empires: Nation-State Building in the Balkans
Nov 16, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Lecture: Nations Against Empires: Nation-State Building in the Balkans

The lecture, featuring Dr. Christina Koulouri, will focus on major transformations in Southeastern Europe from the late 18th century to the Balkan Wars and First World War, that led to the demise of empires, and the reconfigured map of Europe.

Social Media: How should researchers balance your privacy with public health benefit?
Dec 6, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Social Media: How should researchers balance your privacy with public health benefit?

This presentation will highlight some of these challenges from the perspective of a researcher exploring the social media risk environment for prescription drug abuse who often asks himself where the line in digital ethics resides.

An Evening with Andy Weir
Dec 7, 2017 at 7:30 pm

An Evening with Andy Weir

Join the Clarke Center for a conversation with Andy Weir, author of the 2011 novel The Martian (adapted into the film starring Matt Damon). Weir will discuss Artemis, his new novel set in a near-future world on the first lunar city.

Imaging the Brain: From Molecules to Circuits and Beyond
Dec 8, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Imaging the Brain: From Molecules to Circuits and Beyond

“Imaging the Brain: From Molecules to Circuits and Beyond” is a free, public symposium sponsored by the Kavli Institute for Brain and Mind (KIBM). December 8, 2017, 1:00-5:30pm at the Conrad T. Prebys Auditorium, Salk Institute.

Exploring Ethics—Should we use genetically engineered plants to help mitigate climate change?
Jan 3, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Exploring Ethics—Should we use genetically engineered plants to help mitigate climate change?

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.

Inside Innovation: Larry Frank
Jan 16, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Inside Innovation: Larry Frank

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.

Startups & Pizza: Source Funding for NewCo
Jan 25, 2018 at 11:30 am

Startups & Pizza: Source Funding for NewCo

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.

Should we ask terminally ill patients infected with HIV to donate their bodies to science?
Feb 7, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Should we ask terminally ill patients infected with HIV to donate their bodies to science?

The Last Gift study aims to understand where and how HIV hides in the human body when a person with HIV is taking HIV medications.

Inside Innovation: Gene Yeo
Feb 13, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Inside Innovation: Gene Yeo

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.

Startups & Pizza: Develop a Support Team for Your NewCo
Mar 6, 2018 at 11:30 am

Startups & Pizza: Develop a Support Team for Your NewCo

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.

Inside Innovation: Steven Dowdy
Mar 13, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Inside Innovation: Steven Dowdy

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.

Inside Innovation: Shaochen Chen
Apr 17, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Inside Innovation: Shaochen Chen

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.

Startups & Pizza: Learn From Other’s Startup Mistakes
Apr 24, 2018 at 11:30 am

Startups & Pizza: Learn From Other’s Startup Mistakes

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.