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Wagner New Play Festival - Second Skin

Date: Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Location: Theodore and Adele Shank Theatre, Mandel Weiss Center for the Performing Arts

When Quinn discovers her estranged mother is dying, she returns home and faces disturbing childhood memories. What is her mother's secret? What do the bedtime stories of Selkies her mother once told her really mean? By Kristin Idaszak.   more


SPARK Gala

Date: Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm
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Join us to celebrate our progress in the fight against cancer and spur on new discoveries at SPARK, the 34th Annual UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center Gala.   more


Strike Out Stroke

Date: Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm
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Tickets to the Padres/Dodger game at 40% off and support our cause! Buy today before sold out at http://strikeoutstroke.mybigcommerce.com   more


Pandit Kartik Seshadri in Concert

Date: Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
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Sitar master Kartik Seshadri, of the UC San Diego Department of Music, performs classical Indian ragas in the tradition of his mentor, legendary sitarist Ravi Shankar.   more


Pi-hsien Chen Piano Recital

Date: Sunday, April 26, 2015 from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
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World-renowned pianist Pi-hsien Chen will perform works by Mozart, Beethoven, Chopin, and new compositions written by Taiwanese composers Tzyy-Sheng Lee, Tsung-Hsien Yang, and Ying-Ting Lin.   more


Camera Lucida: The Myriad Trio II

Date: Monday, April 27, 2015 from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
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Che-Yen Chen, viola Demarre McGill, flute Julie Smith Phillips, harp. DEBUSSY: Nuage from "Nocturnes" Reverie. LIEBERMANN: Sonata for Flute and Harp. SALZEDO: Chanson de la Nuit, arr. Phillips. DELIUS: Florida Suite, arr. Cavaterra   more


China's Economic Strategy in the Midst of the New Normal

Date: Tuesday, April 28, 2015 from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Location: Social Science Building

Since the global financial crisis of 2008, economic growth rates in China have slowed such that many are wondering if the country will be able to maintain the stability is has achieved over the past two decades.   more


2015 Nicholas Papadopoulos Endowed Lecture in Gay & Lesbian Studies

Date: Tuesday, April 28, 2015 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
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Screening of the award-winning OUT IN THE NIGHT, that tells the story of four African American lesbians from Newark NJ, who became criminals after they defended themselves against a homophobic street attack in 2006 in the West Village of NYC.   more


Book Discussion: Philosophical Foundations of Human Rights

Date: Tuesday, April 28, 2015 from 9:00 am to 10:30 am
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The book was conceptualized as a tool for teaching and reflection, inviting active reader participation and draws upon the author's experience in promoting justice, human rights and development in the public and private spheres.    more


Social Sciences Supper Club

Date: Wednesday, April 29, 2015 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Location: Ida and Cecil Green Faculty Club

A Culture of Women Leadership from Trailblazing to Teamwork. Join us for an inspiring conversation with two of UC San Diego's newest academic Deans and a Vice Chancellor to hear their journey and celebrate strides made on campus.   more


Filmatic Festival

Date: Thursday, April 30, 2015 through Sunday, May 03, 2015 from 10:00 am
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The Filmatic Festival takes adventurous media lovers on a journey of exploration through digital films, sonic and 3D events, gaming exhibitions, interactive performances and workshops.   more


THEESatisfaction Performance at UCSD

Date: Thursday, April 30, 2015 from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Location: Student Center

Kick Off the 25th Anniversary of the Ethnic Studies Department with a free live performance by the acclaimed Hip Hop/Soul/Jazz duo THEESatisfaction!   more


California Independent Bookstore Day (CIBD) at the UC San Diego Bookstore

Date: Saturday, May 02, 2015 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
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Join us and other independent bookstores across the country for a day that promises to delight book lovers of all ages. Featuring: local author readings artists, musicians, in-store events, and exclusive day-of merchandise.   more


Festive Mexican Dinner at the International Center

Date: Saturday, May 02, 2015 from 6:00 pm to 9:30 pm
Location: International Center

Join in the Mexican fiesta Friends Dinner Social evening at 6pm on May 2, 2015 at the International Center. Celebrate with the specialty menu flavors & enjoy the sounds of the vibrant Mexican culture. Bring your friends and come to meet new friends!   more


Bernstein, Ives and a Premiere

Date: Sunday, May 03, 2015 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Location: Mandeville Center

WHAT: Bernstein, Ives and a Premiere. WHO: La Jolla Symphony & Chorus. WHEN: May 2 at 7:30pm / May 3 at 2:00pm. WHERE: Mandeville Auditorium, UC San Diego    more


Spectacular Accessory Sale at UC San Diego Bookstore

Date: Monday, May 04, 2015 through Saturday, May 09, 2015 from 8:00 am
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100s of fabulously fun and fashionable choices at prices that can't be beat.   more


kallisti presents The Threepenny Opera

Date: Wednesday, May 06, 2015 through Sunday, May 10, 2015 from 7:00 pm
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Music by Kurt Weill. Led by Grammy award winning soprano Susan Narucki, kallisti draws its singers from the graduate program in Contemporary Music Performance at UC San Diego and distinguished guest artists.   more


Whatever happened to Klimt’s Golden Lady? – with E. Randol Schoenberg

Date: Wednesday, May 06, 2015 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Location: Institute of the Americas Building

Attorney E. Randol Schoenberg gives a talk about how he recovered Klimt's Golden Lady from the Austrian Government.   more


Said Arjomand: Islam as a World Religion and Developmental Paths in the Islamicate Civilization

Date: Friday, May 08, 2015 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Location: Institute of the Americas Building

Saïd Amir Arjomand is Distinguished Service Professor of Sociology at the State University of New York (SUNY) in Stony Brook, Long Island, and Director of the Stony Brook Institute for Global Studies.   more


2015 KIBM Symposium on Innovative Research and INC Cognitive Neuroscience Spring Retreat

Date: Saturday, May 09, 2015 from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Location: San Diego Supercomputer Center

Keynote Speaker: Larry Swanson, Milo Don and Lucille Appleman Professor Department of Biological Sciences Neurobiology Section, University of Southern California   more


Camera Lucida: GERNSHEIM AND BRAHMS

Date: Monday, May 11, 2015 from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
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GERNSHEIM AND BRAHMS

BRAHMS: Sonatensatz in C minor, WoO 2 for Violin and Piano. GERNSHEIM: Quintet No. 2 for Piano and Strings in B minor, Op. 63. BRAHMS: Quintet for Piano and Strings in F minor, Op. 34   more


LIPID MAPS Annual Meeting 2015: Lipidomics Impact on Cancer, Metabolic and Inflammatory Diseases

Date: Tuesday, May 12, 2015 through Wednesday, May 13, 2015 from 8:00 am
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The goal of this meeting is to bring together biological and biomedical scientists in a wide range of fields to share new findings and methods in the broader lipidomics field and to extend the use of these powerful new methods to new applications.   more


UC San Diego Music- Wednesdays @ 7: Takae Ohnishi & Brian Chen

Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2015 from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
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Acclaimed harpsichordist and UCSD lecturer Takae Ohnishi and violist Brian Che-Yen Chen of the USC Thornton School of Music present their annual WEDS@7 concert featuring a beautiful Marc Ducornet French Flemish harpsichord.   more


Human-Climate Interactions and Evolution: Past and Future

Date: Friday, May 15, 2015 from 1:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Location: The Salk Institute

How did earth's climate impact human evolution? How has human activity impacted the earth and what does the future hold? "Human-Climate Interactions and Evolution," a free, public symposium presented by CARTA, will explore these questions.   more


CPR & AED Training Day

Date: Tuesday, May 19, 2015 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Location: Price Center East

Learn how to respond to a sudden cardiac arrest using hands-only CPR from professional first responders. Get hands-on experience with our practice mannequins. No CPR cards will be issued.   more


China's New Agenda: National Governance and Development

Date: Tuesday, May 19, 2015 from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
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This special event will feature a dialogue between two of the most observant and experienced observers of Chinese politics, Susan Shirk and Lin Shangli.   more


China's Powerful Patriots: Nationalist Protest in China's Foreign Relations

Date: Wednesday, May 20, 2015 from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
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In this talk, Chen Weiss will discuss China's management of dozens of anti-foreign protests -- both those that occurred and those that were prevented -- and their diplomatic consequences between 1985 and 2012.   more


UC San Diego Music- Wednesdays @ 7: David Borgo presents KaiBorg & Kronomorfic

Date: Wednesday, May 20, 2015 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
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Professor David Borgo of the Department of Music presents his groups, Kronomorfic and KaiBorg, in this special Wednesdays@7 concert.    more


Sci-Fi Film Screening: Woman in the Moon

Date: Thursday, May 21, 2015 from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Location: Geisel Library

Live music will accompany Fritz Lang's 1929 feature WOMAN IN THE MOON. Also: a lively survey of silent sci-fi films from 1898 through 1929 with comments from a panel of sci-fi film fans moderated by Gary Robbins, science writer at UT San Diego.   more


China's Coming Water Crisis

Date: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Location: Robinson Building Complex

One dilemma shared by both China and California is the increased scarcity of water owing to poor resource management and climate change.   more


Economic Impact of Mobile Technologies in China and India

Date: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
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The Boston Consulting Group and Qualcomm, Inc. have recently made an in-depth study at this impact, and during this event they will discuss their research, putting a spotlight on China and India as two case study markets.   more


Steampunk Tea

Date: Sunday, June 28, 2015 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Location: Geisel Library

Enjoy light refreshments with fellow futurists, explorers and adventurers. Hear lively chamber music on steampunk-inspired instruments. On display: steampunk-friendly literature and Victoriana-chic curiosities.   more


 

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