ACAD
31.75
-0.53
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AEMD
0.26
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-6.08%
APRI
1.23
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ARNA
4.77
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ATEC
1.31
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CFN
59.74
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-0.12%
CNAT
6.1
+0.35
+6.10%
CRXM
0.2
0.00
-0.01%
CYTX
0.5
+0.00
+0.54%
DXCM
62.39
-0.39
-0.62%
GNMK
13.53
+0.25
+1.88%
HALO
14.49
+0.05
+0.35%
ILMN
203.04
+1.36
+0.67%
INNV
0.2
-0.03
-11.16%
INO
8.96
+0.08
+0.88%
ISCO
0.06
0.00
0.00%
ISIS
72.35
-0.55
-0.75%
LGND
58.75
+2.19
+3.87%
LPTN
2.92
0.00
0.00%
MBVX
1.11
-0.06
-5.13%
MEIP
3.68
0.00
0.00%
MNOV
3.45
-0.14
-3.90%
MRTX
21
+1.1
+5.53%
MSTX
0.46
-0.01
-2.13%
NBIX
33.5
-0.05
-0.15%
NUVA
46.96
+0.13
+0.28%
ONCS
0.39
0.00
-0.88%
ONVO
6.63
-0.12
-1.72%
OREX
5.69
+0.13
+2.34%
OTIC
34.48
+2.58
+8.09%
QDEL
24.97
+0.28
+1.13%
RCPT
116.79
+1.05
+0.91%
RGLS
18.89
-0.53
-2.73%
RMD
65.2
-1.97
-2.93%
SCIE
0.01
0.00
0.00%
SPHS
0.47
+0.00
+0.17%
SRNE
10.59
0.00
0.00%
TROV
5.99
+0.09
+1.53%
VICL
1.04
-0.04
-3.70%
VOLC
17.97
-0.01
-0.06%
ZGNX
1.39
+0.06
+4.51%
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Celebrating Freedom through Education

January 22, 2015 – 7:00 am | Edit Post

Nearly 200 UC San Diego volunteers gathered at Howard Pence Elementary School on Sunday to revitalize the school’s garden, paint murals on the playground and much more. The service project, held as part of the campus’s annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service, was organized by Volunteer50 and the Center for Student Involvement to educate students about the impact they can make in the local community. Following the Day of Service, about 500 campus members represented UC San Diego in the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade, celebrating “Freedom Through Education.”

Atmospheric Rivers, Cloud-Creating Aerosol Particles, and California Reservoirs

January 16, 2015 – 2:26 pm | Edit Post
Atmospheric Rivers, Cloud-Creating Aerosol Particles, and California Reservoirs

In the midst of the California rainy season, scientists are embarking on a field campaign designed to improve the understanding of the natural and human-caused phenomena that determine when and how the state gets i…

Atmospheric Rivers, Cloud-Creating Aerosol Particles, and California Reservoirs

January 16, 2015 – 2:26 pm | Edit Post
Atmospheric Rivers, Cloud-Creating Aerosol Particles, and California Reservoirs

In the midst of the California rainy season, scientists are embarking on a field campaign designed to improve the understanding of the natural and human-caused phenomena that determine when and how the state gets i…

A Blind Date with Science

January 15, 2015 – 7:00 am | Edit Post

We’ve all seen them. The senior scientist with his back turned away from the audience, trying to explain a data-filled slide to a puzzled group of nonscientists that has long ago tuned him out. Or the junior professor, head down, reading a lecture word for word in a monotone voice from behind the podium.

A Blind Date with Science

January 15, 2015 – 7:00 am | Edit Post

We’ve all seen them. The senior scientist with his back turned away from the audience, trying to explain a data-filled slide to a puzzled group of nonscientists that has long ago tuned him out. Or the junior professor, head down, reading a lecture word for word in a monotone voice from behind the podium.

UC San Diego Receives Record 78,056 Freshman and 16,144 Transfer Applications for Fall 2015

January 12, 2015 – 10:59 am | Edit Post
UC San Diego Receives Record 78,056 Freshman and 16,144 Transfer Applications for Fall 2015

The University of California, San Diego has received a record 94,200 freshman and transfer applications for fall 2015. The university had the third highest number of applicants among the University of California campuses. Within the last decade, UC San Diego has consistently been one of the nation’s top five universities to receive the most applications.

UC San Diego Receives Record 78,056 Freshman and 16,144 Transfer Applications for Fall 2015

January 12, 2015 – 10:59 am | Edit Post
UC San Diego Receives Record 78,056 Freshman and 16,144 Transfer Applications for Fall 2015

The University of California, San Diego has received a record 94,200 freshman and transfer applications for fall 2015. The university had the third highest number of applicants among the University of California campuses. Within the last decade, UC San Diego has consistently been one of the nation’s top five universities to receive the most applications.

UC San Diego Receives Record 78,056 Freshman and 16,144 Transfer Applications for Fall 2015

January 12, 2015 – 10:59 am | Edit Post
UC San Diego Receives Record 78,056 Freshman and 16,144 Transfer Applications for Fall 2015

The University of California, San Diego has received a record 94,200 freshman and transfer applications for fall 2015. The university had the third highest number of applicants among the University of California campuses. Within the last decade, UC San Diego has consistently been one of the nation’s top five universities to receive the most applications.

Squidtoons: Sparking Scientific Curiosity through Comics

January 8, 2015 – 7:00 am | Edit Post
Squidtoons: Sparking Scientific Curiosity through Comics

As a young boy growing up in Hong Kong, Tsz Fung Kwan looked forward to reading the famous Jim Davis comic strip Garfield in the Sunday paper. Something about the iconic orange, lasagna-loving cat struck a chord with Kwan, and, at the age of 7, when his family immigrated to the United states in search of a better life, he paid homage to his comic hero by choosing “Garfield” as his new American name.

Squidtoons: Sparking Scientific Curiosity through Comics

January 8, 2015 – 7:00 am | Edit Post
Squidtoons: Sparking Scientific Curiosity through Comics

As a young boy growing up in Hong Kong, Tsz Fung Kwan looked forward to reading the famous Jim Davis comic strip Garfield in the Sunday paper. Something about the iconic orange, lasagna-loving cat struck a chord with Kwan, and, at the age of 7, when his family immigrated to the United states in search of a better life, he paid homage to his comic hero by choosing “Garfield” as his new American name.