Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

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…

Thursday, February 25, 2021 | 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Black History Month Workshop

Contact Keiara Auzenne | scrippsdiversity@sio.ucsd.edu

Part 2: How do we cultivate a truly Diverse and Inclusive Scripps Community? - An Afrofuturism Perspective

Join us for an interactive discussion around inclusion, specifically from the perspective of Afrofuturism.  In preparation for this discussion, please watch the recording of the Institutional Seminar: Black Contributions to Scripps - A Virtual Timeline.  The recording will be available on the Institutional Seminar website as well as on the Scripps Diversity website.  

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 | 12:00 PM

Black History Month Seminar: SIO JEDI Visions

Contact Tashiana Osborne | tashiana@ucsd.edu

We'd like to invite you to join for part two of a two-part Scripps Black History Month seminar titled Excellence and Equity are Not Mutually Exclusive, sponsored by the Oceans and Atmosphere Section of Scripps.

Part 2: SIO JEDI Visions | Tuesday, Feb. 23rd, 12 - 2 pm PST

During the second event, we'll hear from Scripps and UC San Diego faculty and community members on university Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (JEDI) efforts and visions. Featured speakers…

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.

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Friday, February 19, 2021 | 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Multicultural Meetup

Contact Keiara Auzenne | scrippsdiversity@sio.ucsd.edu

Many people who are multi-ethnic or multi-racial report feelings of not quite "fitting in" (e.g., check out NPR's Code Switch 

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 | 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Institutional Seminar: Recognizing Black Excellence at Scripps

Contact Keiara Auzenne | scrippsdiversity@sio.ucsd.edu

Screen grab from Feb. 16, 2021 seminar


Part 1: Black Contributions to Scripps - A Virtual Timeline

Join us for a special Institutional Seminar where we will be highlighting Black Excellence at the Scripps Community, featuring a panel of alumni, current graduate students and staff discussing the 'Black experience' at Scripps. We will also be revealing a virtual timeline recognizing Black…