RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

UC San Diego

A collection of news and information related to UC San Diego published by this site and its partners.

Top UC San Diego Articles

Displaying items 67-77
  • Deputy kills inmate at hospital

    Deputy kills inmate at hospital
    SAN DIEGO -- An inmate taken to a San Diego hospital after a jail fight was fatally shot by a sheriff's deputy, authorities said Sunday. The inmate was identified as 45-year-old Anthony Dunton of Spring Valley, according to San Diego County Medical...
  • Autism effects lessened by diet supplement

    Autism effects lessened by diet supplement
    Are you autistic? Is your child? One in 88 kids today is, according to the Centers for Disease Control. 10 years ago, it was 1 in 150. But a new finding could be like a cure for one form of the condition. A quick primer on autism: "Increased numbers of...
  • Local events remember 9/11 victims

    Local events remember 9/11 victims
    SAN DIEGO -- The San Diego Fire-Rescue Department and localcolleges will hold events today to observe the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. At the downtown fire station at First Avenue and B Street, artist Mark John will display his...
  • Magazine ranks UCSD among top 10 public schools

    Magazine ranks UCSD among top 10 public schools
    SAN DIEGO -- UC San Diego was ranked as the 38th best university in the country in the annual rankings by U.S. News & World Report and the eighth best public school. UCSD has been among the top 10 publicly funded universities for more than a decade. The...
  • New 'Mr. San Diego' named for 2012

    New 'Mr. San Diego' named for 2012
    SAN DIEGO - The Rotary Club of San Diego named Father Joe Carroll “Mr. San Diego 2012.” The award, presented each year for the last 60 years, honors a man or woman who has contributed significantly to community service.  “It's great...
  • Mary Harmon: A Country Gal ... Cultivation Success in the Valley's Youth Through 4-H

    Mary Harmon: A Country Gal ... Cultivation Success in the Valley's Youth Through 4-H
    Her love of 4-H surely was planted the day the 3-year-old was plopped onto the back of her sister’s steer, yet Mary Wavra Harmon’s casual introduction blossomed into a life-long career and passion touching generations of Imperial Valley...
  • Heidi Kuhn - Finding a New Normal

    Heidi Kuhn - Finding a New Normal
    “The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present.” — Abraham Lincoln Businesswoman, mother and widow Heidi Kuhn is president of KF Dairy and a partner of Imperial Valley Cheese, the only producer of Swiss and...
  • Cover Story Gloria Uribe Brister: From Mob, to Miracles, to Ministry

    Cover Story  Gloria Uribe Brister: From Mob, to Miracles, to Ministry
    Seated on the shady porch in view of her lush and flowering El Centro backyard, professional singer and actress Gloria  Uribe “Michaels” Brister sips a cup of hot English-style tea and sighs contentedly as she pets the purring orange tabby...
  • Robert 'Roy' Ritchie helped revitalize the Huntington

    Robert 'Roy' Ritchie helped revitalize the Huntington
    He's an expert on pirates of the Caribbean, and we're not talking Johnny Depp. He wrote his doctoral thesis on the social history of 17th century New York, a task that required him to learn Dutch. "Not the easiest thing I've ever done," said Robert "Roy"...
  • Optical illusion dampens arthritis pain

    Seeing the movements of a healthy hand mirroring one's own movements plays a welcome trick on the brains of arthritis sufferers, a new study shows: It reduces the perception of pain. The observation, reported this week at the Society for Neuroscience's...
  • Donald P. Shiley dies at 90; co-inventor of Bjork-Shiley heart valve

    Donald P. Shiley dies at 90; co-inventor of Bjork-Shiley heart valve
    Donald P. Shiley, who was the co-inventor of an artificial valve that revolutionized heart surgery and who later used his fortune to support medical research, the arts and education, has died. He was 90. Shiley died July 31 in San Diego after several...