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In addition, the School and its research centers host distinguished visitors and present public lectures, conferences and workshops on a variety of related Pacific-region topics. Catch up on multimedia from past events.

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Featured Events

Symposium on “Capital in the Twenty-First Century”

Featured Stories

Paths to public service

By Anthony King and Sarah Pfledderer | GPS News
GPS hosted ambitious, diverse students for the inaugural Public Service Weekend at UC San Diego

Clean-tech Czar

April 27, 2017 | By Sarah Pfledderer | UC San Diego News
As point person for San Diego’s Cleantech Initiative, UC San Diego alumnus Jacques Chirazi has steered city’s strides in sustainability

Global Leaders, Alumna Join UC San Diego School of Global Policy and Strategy Advisory Board

April 26, 2017 | By Anthony King | UC San Diego News
Led by newly appointed chair, long-standing board aids dean in strategic vision and outreach

A head start on marine conservation

April 24, 2017 | By Sarah Pfledderer | GPS News
Discover what motivated Frederick Hemans, 2018 MIA candidate, to pen a policy paper about China’s role in the Antarctic sea and how it’s turning heads

Experiencing the ‘crossroad of the US, Asia and Mexico’

April 20, 2017 | By Sarah Pfledderer | GPS News
As part of his Pacific Leadership Fellowship, Enrico Letta derived new impressions of not only the EU-U.S. relationship but also the U.S.-Mexico one

Stephan Haggard hones in on ‘Hard Target’

April 19, 2017 | By Sarah Pfledderer | GPS News
In a Q&A, the professor opens up about the coming of his new book, “Hard Target,” and working with his writing partner, Marcus Noland

Why GPS: Finding the awe in other ways of life

April 14, 2017 | By Juan Pablo Feregrino, 2018 MIA candidate | GPS News
As part of an ongoing series, we give students the creative liberty to opine on their favorite memories from the School and “why GPS” is a solid fit to pursue their graduate education

Big Pixel Initiative Invites Public to Help Map our World

April 10, 2017 | By Anthony King | UC San Diego News
UC San Diego Research set to transform the way urbanization, growth is studied


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