UC San Diego is built on the premise that our world is enriched by diverse cultures and linked by a common destiny. Our innate curiosity drives us, motivates us and connects us. With conviction and purpose, we pursue research, education and artistic ventures that shape an expansive worldview reflecting the full richness and breadth of human experience.
CARTA is a collaboration of UC San Diego, the Salk Institute for Biological Studies and other scientists worldwide focused on interdisciplinary research into human origins. Your gift supports CARTA symposia and the training of the new generation of transdisciplinary scholars in this subject.
The Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies informs the creation, implementation, and evaluation of bi-national public policy. Your gift supports the Summer Seminar Program and enhances educational opportunities, policy-relevant research and forums for dialogue for its participants.
The 21st Century China program brings together scholars and leaders to find practical and diplomatic solutions and to explore U.S. – China cooperation opportunities. Your gift supports all areas of the program including original research, in-depth analysis and events to discuss critical topics.
ArtPower engages and inspires students of all ages through the performing arts and music. Your gift to the ArtPower Student Engagement Endowment helps provide sustained funding for a variety of initiatives, including programs that bring K-12 students to campus for matinees and attract inspiring professionals for workshops.