6WAYS UC San Diego applicants can now identify gender on undergraduate admissions forms, as part of a nationwide LGBT data collection project:
80 MEGAWATTS OF SUNSHINE!
The University of California’s recent
solar power purchase is the largest
from any university in the country.
“Part of your responsibility to yourself
is to know that this place belongs to you,
that you are a part of it, that it’s here
because you are here, and for your
purpose—and you have
to claim it as such.”
CARRIE MAE WEEMS,
M. F. A. ’94, concluded
her October lecture
to take ownership
of their university.
Trans Male/Trans Man
Trans Female/Trans Woman
25 YEARS STRONG
The Department of Ethnic Studies
celebrates a quarter-century devoted
to the study of race, ethnicity, indigeneity,
gender, sexuality, class and disability.
SHAKE IT OUT
The National Science Foundation
awarded a $5.2 million grant
to support the world’s largest
shake table through 2020.
U.S. News & World Report named
UC San Diego the 19th best university
in the world—one of only five U.S.
public universities to make the top 20
(Out of 750 institutions worldwide)!
CUTE AND CLEVER
Babies smile with purpose—to make
others smile in return. The highly
social “toddler” robot, Diego-San,
elicited lots of smiles with little effort.
Read more about Diego-San on pg. 33.