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Chancellor’s Scholarship and Fellowship Challenge

  • Posted onApr 9, 2021

At UC San Diego, our students are anything but ordinary. And we are committed to ensuring the next generation of changemakers has access to an education that will empower them to transform our world.

Focus, Determination, and a Commitment to Scientific Innovation

  • Posted onMar 1, 2021

For Joan Levis, her daughter Chloe’s struggle with Crohn’s disease transformed her into a keen fundraiser, a researcher and an advocate for those with “hidden” chronic diseases that are not well understood by most people. It also inspired her to support leading-edge research in Crohn’s disease treatment taking place at UC San Diego, where Chloe’s seven-year battle with the disease finally changed course.

More Than Just Excellent Cancer Care

  • Posted onMar 1, 2021

After a long career leading billion-dollar sales organizations for major media outlets including FOX Television and Discovery Communications, Bill McGowan was enjoying his retirement, splitting his time between New York City and La Jolla, when a diagnosis of esophageal cancer caught him by surprise.

Journey Continues for Physician Alumnus

  • Posted onFeb 12, 2021

Albin Leong, MD ’77, has lived quite the journey. He grew up in a small town near the coast of Oregon. With the passing of his father, his last surviving parent, during his senior year

A Promise Undeterred by a Pandemic

  • Posted onSep 29, 2020

On Sept. 9 a record-breaking Digital Day of Giving fundraiser was held by The Preuss School to support the dreams of its scholars. The charter middle and high school, located on the UC San Diego campus, serves low-income scholars who strive to become the first in their families to graduate from college.

Redefining an Accessible Education

  • Posted onMay 19, 2020

At UC San Diego, we have always known that our students depend on us for more than their education, but the current COVID-19 public health crisis demands that we rethink their scope of needs in

An Active Life, Restored

  • Posted onFeb 10, 2020

Experiencing the benefits of highly specialized orthopedic surgery at UC San Diego Health   Sixty-five-year-old San Diegan Mark Collins enjoys meeting up with his hiking buddies once a week for a long local hike. Many

San Diego Women Making the World a Better Place

  • Posted onOct 29, 2019

Philanthropy is about more than giving money – it is about giving time, leadership and vision. And for women like Mary Ann Beyster, Carol Littlejohn Chang and Amina Sheik Mohamed, passion for education, underserved populations,