Welcome to Revelle College!
At Revelle College, we focus on you and are proud of your successes here and after graduation. You're in the right place if you like rigorous educational curriculum and opportunities, stellar faculty, engagement in college life, collaborative activities and experiences, and a diverse environment in which to live, work, and play. Current students, faculty, founding faculty, alumni, and staff share their experiences here, and, read more in Revelle Foundations, a transcript of interviews about Revelle and it's curriculum history.
Revelle Alumnae Cyndi Jones, lifetime advocate for people with disabilities
In the 1950s, Cyndi Jones ('74) was the poster child for March of Dimes. Her personal experiences began a lifetime spent fighting for the rights of people with disabilities. Look for her soon-to-be-published national magazine devoted to disabilities issues. Read more in UCSD Triton Magazine's article by Sherilyn Reus ('16).
Photo credit: Brennan Romeril, Marshall ’11
Revelle Alumnae Kate Rubins launches to space station for 2-day visit!
On July 6, Revelle Alumnae Kate Rubins ('99), a molecular biologist and virus expert, is one of three NASA astronauts who launched to the International Space Station. Read more... and here for an interview with Kate where she talks about sequencing DNA in orbit.
"Have a question for Astronaut Kate Rubins?" The Union-Tribune is scheduled to conduct a ground-to-space station with Rubins early on the morning of August 4th. The interview will primarily focus on the scientific research Rubins is doing on space station, and an upcoming spacewalk. Send your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org and include your full name and address.
Photo credit: NASA, Wired.com
Frontiers of Innovation Scholars Program Applications Available
Frontiers of Innovation Scholars Program (FISP) – Fellowships for Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Scholars for the 2016-17 Academic Year: The "Frontiers of Innovation" program is a campus-wide effort to support the primary research initiatives of the UC San Diego Strategic Plan. One component of this program provides funding for up to 80 Ph.D. students and 20 postdoctoral fellows working with mentors in at least two different divisions, and up to 100 undergraduate students working in labs, programs, or centers with a multidisciplinary focus. Deadline to Apply: October 12, 2016 ~ Complete Details