@UCSD: An Alumni Publication
May 2004: Volume 1, Number 2   Archive Advertising Contact
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Up Front: Letters to and from the editor
Campus Currents: UCSD Stories
Shelf Life: Books
Cliff Notes: Student life and sports
Class Notes: Alumni profiles
Campaign Update: Imagine the Future
Looking Back: Thoughts on UCSD
Credits: Staff and Contributors
Credit: On the cover: Switchfoot has three members of the band who hail from UCSD Credit: On the cover: Switchfoot has three members of the band who hail from UCSD Credit: On the cover: Switchfoot has three members of the band who hail from UCSD
Making Waves Feature Articles

Robo-Pooch

Digital Fish

Dancing in the Desert

Ticking Down to 'The Big One’

Sixth Sense

Spamalot

The Cost of Catastrophe

Interview by Raymond Hardie
It is a year since hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast. Economics Professor Richard Carson discusses how governments plan (or don’t) for inevitable catastrophes.
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Around the World with Scripps
by Raymond Hardie
Researchers from UCSD’s Scripps Institution of Oceanography travel to the ends of the earth. Happily someone always remembered to bring the camera!
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209
by Sylvia Tiersten
September marks the tenth anniversary of Proposition 209 ending racial and ethnic preferences in California’s public education system. The demographics at UCSD have changed and the uneasy conversation continues.
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Portraits of a Chinese Past
by Tom Nugent
From China’s “Cultural Revolution” to installing a giant mural at Oakland Airport, Hun Liu, M.F.A. ’86, takes joy in her art.
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