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.
Alek Tan, '11, Revelle, works in film finance at NBCUniversal.
Christopher Sharman, '93, Roosevelt, was selected as the recipient of the 2015 National Defense University President's Writing Award and graduated as a distinguished graduate from the National War College in June 2015.  
The LGBT Center gave me my first safe place to call home and a community that knew and accepted all the parts of who I was.Cara Dessert, '05, on this year's 15th anniversary celebration of the UC San Diego LGBT Resource Center.