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Graduate Division News

A student rejoices on stage during the Graduate Division, Doctoral and Master of Fine Arts Commencement ceremony. Note: Students were permitted to remove their mask while crossing the stage during graduation.

June 17, 2021

Celebrating Persistence in the Class of 2021 Graduates

Aleena K. S. Arakaki and Banah Ghadbian

June 10, 2021

Doctoral Students Featured in Class of 2021 Shining Stars

Ryan Alimo earned a Ph.D. from UC San Diego in 2017 and is now a data scientist and project leader at NASA's JPL. Photos courtesy of Ryan Alimo/NASA JPL.

June 10, 2021

PhD Engineering Alum’s Journey to Become Part of Mars Exploration team

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