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ArtPower! Presents: Hauschka

Date: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm
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Featuring an 88-key piano outfitted with pingpong balls, aluminum foils, and leather, one-man show Hauschka from Germany will appear to create playful, unpredictable, and inventive music. Fueled by love of rhythm and stories, he is sure to deliver.   more


WEDS@7 - Aleck Karis

Date: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
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Aleck Karis plays piano music by Francis Poulenc, master of Gallic charm and sophistication. Through the generosity of Dean Seth Lerer, this event is FREE to the UC San Diego Community.   more


Vivian Sobchack Lecture

Date: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
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Vivian Sobchack, renowned media theorist and UCLA Professor Emerita, will give a talk on ''Stop + Motion: On Animation, Inertia, and Innervation.''   more


ArtPower! Presents: Filmatic Festival

Date: Thursday, April 24, 2014 through Sunday, April 27, 2014 from 6:00 pm
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ArtPower! is launching its brand new Filmatic Festival at UCSD's Qualcomm Institute, featuring four action-packed days of cinematic adventures. The Filmatic Festival is a digitally-diverse festival reimagining the film festival experienece.   more


Gary Garay: ''Get Out If You Can''

Date: Thursday, April 24, 2014 through Friday, April 25, 2014 from 12:00 pm
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Gary Garay is a multimedia visual and musical artist. His work takes many different forms and explores the intersections of class and representations of high and low art and culture in border regions.   more


Will Ogdon Memorial Concert

Date: Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
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Join us as we honor the life of Founding Chair of the Music Department, Will Ogdon. We remain ever grateful for all that Will has given us and inspired in us. This event is FREE.   more


Allison Adams Tucker - April in Paris CD Release

Date: Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 7:30 pm to 11:30 pm
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Featuring musical guests: Kamau Kenyatta, Peter Sprague, Danny Green, Evona Wascinski, Julien Cantelm, Lou Fanucchi.   more


Nicholas Papadopoulos Endowed Lecture in Gay & Lesbian Studies

Date: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
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Performance and lecture featuring renowned South African photographer and visual activist, Zanele Muholi.   more


A Reporter's Journey through Mexico's Drug War

Date: Wednesday, April 30, 2014 from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Location: Institute of the Americas Building

In this public talk, hear Alfredo Corchado, Mexico bureau chief, Dallas Morning News and author of "Midnight in Mexico" keynote address that begins a two-day conference, "Libertad Bajo Palabra: Censorship, Satire, and the Press in Mexico.   more


A Conversation with Janet Mock

Date: Thursday, May 01, 2014 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Location: Price Center

Janet Mock is an advocate and a New York Times bestselling author. Janet publicly proclaimed her identity as a trans woman in a 2011 profile in Marie Claire magazine. She speaks about her experience of living at the intersections of identities.   more


The Good Life Festival

Date: Thursday, May 01, 2014 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
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The Good Life Festival is an exciting night designed to celebrate and promote healthy living! Enjoy an evening full of FREE activities, games, music and more! This is sure to be a night to remember, so come join us and enjoy the #UCSDgoodlife.   more


UCSD Bookstore Presents: California Bookstore Day. A Series of Special Literary Events & Interactive Fun for Kids, Families & the Community.

Date: Saturday, May 03, 2014 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
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This first annual California Bookstore Day promises to delight book lovers of all ages and interests thanks to the incredible combination of authors, events, and exciting day-of activities planned at nearly 100 independent bookstores the state.   more


La Jolla Symphony & Chorus

Date: Sunday, May 04, 2014 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Location: Mandeville Center

WHAT: Bernstein, Prokofiev, Villa-Lobos

WHO: La Jolla Symphony & Chorus (LJS&C)

WHEN: May, 3, 2014 at 7:30pm / May 4, 2014 at 2:00pm WHERE: Mandeville Auditorium, UC San Diego    more


6th Annual San Diego Breath of Hope Lung Cancer Walk

Date: Sunday, May 04, 2014 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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The 6th Annual San Diego Breath of Hope Lung Cancer Walk will be a great event for the whole family!   more


Marco Granados Talk

Date: Monday, May 05, 2014 from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
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Curator Marco Granados will give a talk on the RESOLANA exhibition. RESOLANA is the first part of an exhibition exchange between PARAC, an academic program in Monterrey, Mexico, and Visual Arts MFA students from UC San Diego from the ESPS initiative.   more


Blabbermouth: Cinco de Mayo

Date: Monday, May 05, 2014 from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
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Come down to The Loft to celebrate Cinco de Mayo! Share your talents, watch great performances, and enjoy our special guest host, David Romero, who will be performing his own spoken word. There's no better way to spend your Cinco de Mayo!   more


ArtPower! Presents: Regina Carter's Southern Comfort

Date: Tuesday, May 06, 2014 from 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm
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For this MacArthur Genius fellow, the violin isn't merely an improvisational vehicle. It's a passport to unexpected realms, an instrument that unlocks the door to a myriad of cultures and worlds.   more


2014 Robert F. Ellsworth Memorial Lecture

Date: Tuesday, May 06, 2014 from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
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The 2014 Robert F. Ellsworth Memorial Lecture will feature Ambassador Clark T. Randt, Jr., former U.S. Ambassador to the People's Republic of China. A reception will follow Randt's talk.   more


UC San Diego's 6th Annual Women's Conference

Date: Tuesday, May 06, 2014 from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
Location: Price Center

The conference brings together business professionals, healthcare providers, scientists and award-winning faculty to share ideas to motivate and empower today's UC San Diego working and/or studying woman. This event is free.   more


Agilent Technologies Lecture featuring 2013 Nobel Prize Winner Dr. Randy Schekman

Date: Wednesday, May 07, 2014 from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
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Nobel Prize Winner Dr. Randy Schkeman presents: Genes and Proteins That Control Secretion and Autophagy   more


The Role of the PRI in Mexico's Emergence from Feudalism and Mercantilism after the Revolution

Date: Wednesday, May 07, 2014 from 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm
Location: Institute of the Americas Building

In this public talk, hear Irving Tragen discuss "The Role of the PRI in Mexico's Emergence from Feudalism and Mercantilism after the Revolution." Read full bio and event information online.   more


The Search for ET: An Investment in Our Long Future

Date: Friday, May 09, 2014 from 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm
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Jill Tarter, director of SETI Institute, will give a public lecture on the search for extraterrestrial intelligence and why it matters.   more


Soda Pants Album Release Party

Date: Friday, May 09, 2014 from 7:30 pm to 11:30 pm
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UC San Diego's beloved band Soda Pants is finally launching their debut album! They will be performing their new music as well as giving out downloads to their new album--free with the $10 ticket! Come out to The Loft to celebrate with them.   more


An Evening with Gary Shteyngart

Date: Monday, May 12, 2014 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Location: Mandeville Center

Author Gary Shteyngart will be joined by Seth Lerer, dean of arts & humanities, in a conversation about Shteyngart's life and work, followed by a book signing. Shteyngart is the author of the critically acclaimed new book Little Failure: A Memoir.   more


Male Aggression and Violence in Human Evolution

Date: Friday, May 16, 2014 from 1:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Location: The Salk Institute

Did male aggression and violence play an important role in shaping the human lineage? Find out by attending the free, public symposium, "Male Aggression and Violence in Human Evolution," presented by CARTA.    more


MITO Walk and Roll

Date: Saturday, May 17, 2014 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
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The 2nd Annual MITO Walk and Roll 5K will support the Mitochondrial Research Fund, benefiting the Mitochondrial and Metabolic Disease Center at UC San Diego.   more


How did China Borrow So Much, So Fast?

Date: Thursday, May 29, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
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In this talk, Carl Walter, Former Chief Operating Officer of JP Morgan China and independent consultant, will discuss "How did China Borrow So Much, So Fast? Sources of Financial Weakness."   more


43rd Annual Summer Clinical Institute in Addiction Studies

Date: Tuesday, June 03, 2014 through Wednesday, June 04, 2014 from 8:00 am
Location: Ambulatory Care Center, Hillcrest

The Summer Clinical Institute in Addiction Studies is a 2-day conference offering lectures and workshops featuring UC faculty and other experts focusing on science-based strategies and cultural competency services.   more


Alumni Weekend 2014

Date: Thursday, June 05, 2014 through Sunday, June 08, 2014 from 8:00 am
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Alumni Weekend is your opportunity to reconnect with former classmates and faculty members, relive your campus experience and rediscover UC San Diego.   more


2014 UC San Diego Alumni Celebration

Date: Saturday, June 07, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm
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The annual Alumni Celebration will be hosted on Saturday, June 7, during the sixth annual Alumni Weekend, June 5-8. The celebration is open to the public, with net proceeds benefiting student scholarships at UC San Diego.   more


Triton 5K

Date: Saturday, June 07, 2014 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
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Established in 1996, the Triton 5K has raised more than $3.5 million, benefiting more than 1,000 motivated and ambitious students. By participating, you're supporting student scholarships and helping UC San Diego students pursue their hopes & dreams.   more


19th Annual Brian Schultz Memorial Golf Classic

Date: Saturday, August 02, 2014 from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
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The Brian Schultz Memorial Golf Classic gives participants the opportunity to share fond memories of Brian while creating new friendships and unforgettable memories, in addition to raising funds to conquer cancer.   more


21st Annual Bruce Gorder UCSD 5K Walk for Melanoma

Date: Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Location: Moores Cancer Center

The 21st Annual Bruce Gorder UCSD 5K Walk for Melanoma raises awareness and funds for melanoma research at UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center and has provided more than $1.3 million to date.   more


 

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