Calendar of Events


Apr 12, 2019

CSE Celebration of Diversity


The CSE Celebration is a day-long event in the Department of Computer Science & Engineering at UC San Diego. This event will recognize the wealth of contributions from all the different kinds of people in our community. It will also act as a forum to discuss how we can continue to evolve to become a community of inclusive excellence. This event is being led by the CSE Department’s Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Committee.

Opening Remarks:

  • Elizabeth H. Simmons, Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
  • Jeanne Ferrante, Professor Emeritus, UC San Diego CSE

Keynote Speaker: Pamela Cosman

  • Dr. Pamela C. Cosman is a Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at UC San Diego. She was associate Dean for Students of the Jacobs School of Engineering and also serves as the Faculty Equity Adviser for the Jacobs School of Engineering, as well as Co-Director of the Center for Research on Gender in STEMM. Through CRG-STEMM, she conducts basic social science research on biases in faculty hiring, experiences of under-represented minority graduate students, and gender effects in career recommendations. For her work in support of diversity, she was awarded the UC San Diego Affirmative Action and Diversity Award (2016), the Athena Pinnacle Award (2017), and the national Diversity Award of the ECE Dept. Heads Association (2018).


  • LGBTQ+ at UC San Diego: Resources and Community
  • Inclusive Design: Access for All
  • Recognizing and Responding to Microaggressions
  • Collaborative Approaches to Support Diverse Students in STEM: A path toward Inclusive Excellence
  • Curriculum Design and Engineering Challenges in CSForAll
Event Website

Date and Time

Apr 12, 2019


CSE Building, EBU3-B

Event Registration

Registration for this event is required by Apr 11, 2019. Visit the registration page for details.

Event Fee



CSE DEI Committee


Faculty, Staff, Students, The General Public

Event Host

The Computer Science & Engineering Department’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Committee

Event Category

Conferences, Workshops and Symposia