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tesla.jpgAstrophysicist Encourages Elon Musk to Boost Inclusion of Women, Minorities at Tesla

Alison Coil, associate dean of EDI, couldn't help but notice that something was lacking in the video footage of employees cheering during the SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch-diversity. Numerous studies show that it leads to stronger companies, higher revenues and more efficiency. Coil asks: If Elon Musk can launch a rocket into space, why not boost Tesla's staff roster with diversity?


sloan-logo-stacked-white-demo_sq.pngThree UC San Diego Physicists Earn Sloan Research Fellowships

The Alfred B. Sloan Foundation, known for its support of original STEM research and those who use it to improve the world, named Ludmil Alexandrov (BioEng), Elena Koslover (Physics), Tongyan Lin (Physics), and Tenlo Popmintchev (Physics) as 2018 Sloan Research Fellows.



neal_d_image_of_mrna_640p.jpgUCSD Chemists Use Light to Pinpoint Gene Expression

Armed with skill, special tools and light, Associate Professor Neal Devaraj and a group of his chemistry graduate students activated cellular gene experession with unique precision.




















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