Showcasing Talent and Diversity in Mathematics

The Conference for African-American Researchers in the Mathematical Sciences was held on the UC San Diego campus last week.  The event spotlighted the accomplishments of mathematicians from underrepresented backgrounds and also provided attendees with the opportunity to network and share ideas.  Chancellor Khosla stopped by to welcome the conference participants and thank the organizers for supporting UC San Diego’s goals in diversity and education.

Transforming Health and Wellness

Integrative medicine expert Dr. Deepak Chopra shared his wisdom with a packed crowd on the UC San Diego campus Monday.  Chancellor Khosla was there to hear his ideas on bridging ancient healing with modern-day science.  Dr. Chopra also signed his new book.  He is one of the top 100 Heroes and Icons of the 20th Century according to Time Magazine.

Chancellor Khosla poses with attendees, including members of UC San Diego’s Center for Integrative Medicine team, before Dr. Chopra's talk.

Honoring Contributions to World Peace

Chancellor Khosla attended the 30th annual Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Lecture and Awards on Saturday, hosted by the San Diego Indian American Society on the UC San Diego campus. Nearly two dozen local high school students were awarded scholarships for their academic excellence, community involvement and their essay on non-violence. The keynote speaker was Congressman Amerish Bera, the only Indian American currently serving in Congress.

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