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Endowing a Legacy of nontradition

  • Posted onJul 12, 2022

UC San Diego marks 40th anniversary of endowed chairs, empowering excellence through philanthropy   For more than 60 years, UC San Diego has made its mark on the world through a legacy of innovative collaboration

Chancellor’s Scholarship and Fellowship Challenge

  • Posted onAug 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.

Back in the Race: How Dr. Steve Garfin Saved A Life

  • Posted onMay 10, 2021

Dave Love has been an active athlete his entire life, running some 50 marathons and completing no fewer than 20 full Ironman Triathlons — including the Ironman World Championship in Kona, HI, seven times —

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.