May 2009: Volume 6, Number 2   Archive Advertising Contact
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
Can China's leaders manage the domestic pressures that could drive them into an eyeball-to-eyeball confrontation with the United States? Can China's leaders manage the domestic pressures that could drive them into an eyeball-to-eyeball confrontation with the United States? Can China's leaders manage the domestic pressures that could drive them into an eyeball-to-eyeball confrontation with the United States?
Making Waves Feature Articles

Clarion Call

Plume Assignment

The Transformation of EBU1

Geckos of the Sea

Blue Whale Blues

Swedish Science Prize

The Measure of a Woman?

The Mack 'N Biz

Breathe Plant, Breathe!

Hurt Locker Robots

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Searching for Genghis

By Doug Ramsey

Materials scientist Albert Yu-Min Lin, Marshall '04, M.S. '06, Ph.D. '08, has just been named the world's top adventurer by readers of National Geographic Adventure magazine for his expeditions in search of Genghis Khan's tomb. MORE

Victims of War
By AnnaMaria Stephens, '97
Kristin Kalla, Third/Marshall '87, witnesses the aftermath of war in her work at the Trust Fund for Victims in The Hague, the Netherlands.
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Interview with the Chancellor
Interview by Raymond Hardie

Chancellor Marye Anne Fox responds to questions about interdisciplinary studies and UC San Diego's growing international reputation.
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What's In a Name? The Long Saga of Third College
Interview by Sylvia Tiersten
Third College opened in September 1970 with 176 students. The story of its creation mirrors the historical moment, when student radicalism confronted traditional academe. MORE

Spanish Archive
By Dolores Davies

Professor Luis Martin-Cabrera and his students highlight the horrors of the Spanish Civil War with an audiovisual archive housed at UC San Diego's Mandeville Special Collections Library. MORE