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How one
university
sets the
nonstandard.
And how
you can help.

What is our nontradition? An ongoing, collective effort to transform the student experience, our campus and ultimately humanity itself. Join us as we embark on an ambitious $2 billion comprehensive fundraising campaign.

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For us,
following
conventional
wisdom
makes total
nonsense.

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Sanford Stem Cell Clinical Center: Translating the Power of Stem Cells into Treatments

When a patient learns that their disease or injury is incurable, the news is devastating. Do they simply manage the debilitating symptoms as they continue to worsen? Scientists and physicians at UC San Diego Health recognize the promise of stem…

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Jacobs Medical Center: Where Specialty Care Meets Next-Generation Technology

In November 2016, Cussen became one of the first patients to stay at the newly opened Jacobs Medical Center at UC San Diego Health. During his leukemia treatment, he was able to access lab results and other charts to keep…

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How one university sets the
nonstandard

Alumnus Kicks off Campaign With $75 Million Gift

Facebook pioneer to establish Institute for Data Science at UC San Diego

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Martha Longenecker Roth’s Legacy Lives on at UC San Diego

Late artist, educator and Mingei International Museum founder remembered with $1 million artist-in-resident endowment

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A Heartfelt Thank You

Annual Hearts and Scholars dinner connects scholarship recipients with donors

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