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

Are You Being Sniffed?

Neon Smail

Honoring Holocaust Victims Across Time and Space

Blondes Have More Light Scattering

Hotel Antimatter

Global Arc

Jet Lag and Diabetes

Japanese Internment - Press 'Play' to Learn

CloneGrid Cineastes

May I Have the Keys, Dad?

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Interview with the Chancellor

Interview by Raymond Hardie

Chancellor Marye Anne Fox responds to questions about negotiating heavy budget cuts and how UCSD can remain affordable to all.
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Geisel at 40
By Dolores Davies
Mischieviously named the not-so-central library when it was first opened in 1971, Geisel now finds itself in the center of campus with over 250,000 books and 4,000 visitors a day. MORE

Growth Spurt
By Sylvia Tiersten

Richard C. Atkinson became chancellor of UCSD in 1980 and immediately set out to make the University an incubator of invention and entrepreneurship. MORE

Alumni Leaders
By Claire Caraska, Marshall '02, Malinda Danziger, Marshall '00, Mary Johnson
UCSD Alumni has selected these alumni leaders from its enormous pool of talented and successful graduates to represent the University's amazing half-century of growth. They will be honored at the UCSD Alumni Celebration: 50 years. 50 leaders, in June. MORE

From Quonsets to Qualcomm
By Yelena Akopian, '11, Raymond Hardie, Matt Xavier, '84
Since its hopeful beginnings amid a scrub-and-cactuscovered Marine Base in 1960, over 640 companies have graduated from UCSD. MORE