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

Fingertip Library

UCSD by Design

Breast Tumor Marker

MoMA Mia

Pacific Gyres and Robotic Gliders

Sunshine in a Suitcase

Signs of Genius

HIV, the Alzheimer's Clue

UCSD Medicine in Mozambique

Lightweight Super Bridge

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Interview with the Chancellor Fox

Interview by Raymond Hardie

Chancellor Marye Anne Fox responds to questions about the large influx of transfer students in fall 2010. MORE

National Honor
By Ioanna Patringenaru
In November, Chancellor Marye Anne Fox went to the White House to receive the highest honor the United States bestows on its scientists: the National Medal of Science. MORE

Translational Treatment
By Scott LaFee

The primary goal of the new Clinical and Translational Research Institute (CTRI) at UC San Diego is to convert basic research into actual treatments and therapies for real people. MORE

Where In The World Is...
By AnnaMaria Stephens, ERC '97
Every year, the International Center helps over 1,200 UCSD undergraduates plan their study abroad. MORE

A Thousand Words
By Lynda Claassen

In 1963, famed photographer Ansel Adams shot more than 70 images of the fledging UCSD campus. And they are gems. MORE

In the Name of the Law
By Sarah Alaoui, Sixth '12

Melinda Haag, Muir '83, is the first woman in 90 years to hold the position of U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Claifornia. MORE

In the Right
By Laura Shin

Conservative editor Harry Crocker, Muir '83, has published several recent polarizing books, including Dinesh D'Souza's The Roots of Obama's Rage. MORE