Welcome to all 34,652 students admitted for fall 2015! A new UC San Diego record!
#OnCampus : She's a neuroscientist, and she plays one on TV. Sixth College became Mayim Bialik College for one night as the Big Bang Theory actress shared her love of STEM education. A neuroscience Ph.D., Bialik uses her celebrity as a platform to promote science education, especially to young girls.
  Beverly Wendland, '85, Muir, was appointed dean of the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences at Johns Hopkins University.

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Scripps Alumna Marcia McNutt, Ph.D. '76, is set to be the first woman president of the National Academy of Sciences after her July 6 nomination.
#On Campus : New York Times columnist Frank Bruni gave the keynote at Marshall College's 2015 commencement, emphasizing variety is the spice of life (the former restaurant critic knows his spices).