Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Monday, March 22, 2021 | 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

First Generation Meetup

Contact Keiara Auzenne | scrippsdiversity@sio.ucsd.edu

As a first-generation college student, you know how to persist through uncharted territory and overcome unforeseen challenges. The qualities that led you to UC San Diego are the same qualities that will help you succeed during this time of unprecedented change. Qualities such as resilience, adaptability, compassion and determination serve to help us focus on the present as well as prepare for the future.

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Friday, February 26, 2021 | 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Growing Up in Science with Dr. Rosie Alegado

Contact SIO WMIS | sio-wmis@ucsd.edu

Have you ever wondered what your advisor or committee member struggled with as a graduate student? What they struggle with now? Growing Up in Science is a conversation series that is not about science, but about becoming and being a scientist. At each event, one guest shares their life story, with a focus on struggles, failures, doubts, detours, and weaknesses.

Common topics include dealing with expectations (your own and others), impostor syndrome, procrastination, the role of luck, rejection, and conflicts with advisors, but these topics are always embedded in the speaker's…

Monday, February 22, 2021 | 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

First Generation Meetup

Contact Keiara Auzenne | scrippsdiversity@sio.ucsd.edu

As a first-generation college student, you know how to persist through uncharted territory and overcome unforeseen challenges. The qualities that led you to UC San Diego are the same qualities that will help you succeed during this time of unprecedented change. Qualities such as resilience, adaptability, compassion and determination serve to help us focus on the present as well as prepare for the future.

Registration Link: