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2019-2020 Calendar of Events

Event information will be provided via mail and Chancellor’s Associates e-newsletters. All events are free for donors unless otherwise noted. Chancellor’s Associates are encouraged to bring friends interested in learning more about the program. Email  with any questions or comments.

Event Date and Time Location Topic and Guest Speaker

Colloquium featuring EVC Elizabeth H. Simmons

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

5:30 p.m. 

Green Acre Campus Pointe

Transforming the Student Experience: When EVC Elizabeth H. Simmons came to UC San Diego, she committed to making our university more deeply student-centered. By combining education, research, and community engagement in innovative ways, the campus is creating unprecedented opportunities for all of our students. Join us, along with select scholars, on this exclusive evening, when the EVC will share her vision for advancing UC San Diego's ecosystem for student success. 


Dinner in the Library

Friday, September 20, 2019

Geisel Library

Art, Lively Conversation, and Unveiling new Acquisitions to the Dr. Seuss Collection

Economics Roundtable

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

 Faculty Club

U.S. Economics Outlook and Monetary Policy - with John Williams 

Holocaust Living History Workshop 

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Seuss Room, Geisel Library

Learning from the Germans: Race and Memory of Evil featuring Susan Neiman. 

ArtPower Performance

Friday, October 11, 2019

 Balboa Theatre

Samin Nosrat - New York Times bestselling author and Netflix documentary

UC San Diego Homecoming Welcome Party

Friday, October 18, 2019


G.O.L.D, Class of 2010 and class of 2015 celebration

UC San Diego Homecoming - Triton Tailgate and Concert


Saturday, October 19, 2019


Special alumni village area celebrating class and affinity reunions, live entertainment, and local restaurants and breweries 

Holocaust Living History Workshop

Thursday, October 24, 2019 Atkinson Hall Auditorium

Racism in German and American Cinema of the Twenties: From The Ancient Law to The Jazz Singer - with Charles Musser

Coffee Chat

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Faculty Club



Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Great Hall 

Sam Popkin - Election Results

Economics Roundtable

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Faculty Club

Health Reform: What's Next? Feat. Daniel Kessler (Professor, Graduate School of Business and Law School)

ArtPower Performance

Friday, January 17, 2020

Conrad Prebys Concert Hall

Ariel Quartet Performing

Holocaust Living History Workshop

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Seuss Room, Geisel Library

"The Dandelions Call To Me": The Living History of Terezin - with Jacqueline Gmach, Steven Schindler, Yale Strom, et al.

True Triton Celebration

Saturday, January 25, 2020

TBD Celebrating University Alumni who are the Biggest Ambassadors of UC San Diego

Holocaust Living History Workshop

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Seuss Room, Geisel Library

Transmitted Wounds: Media and the Mediation of Trauma - with Amit Pinchevski

Hearts and Scholars

Thursday, February 20, 2020


Meet and mingle with scholarship recipients from UC San Diego! All Chancellor's Associates are invited. 


Wednesday, March 4, 2020

5:30 p.m. 

Farmer & The Seahorse 

Rob Knight - Microbiome

Visionary and Nobel Circle Reception

Thursday, April 2, 2020

Audrey Geisel University House

A special event at the Chancellor's home for our Visionary Circle and Nobel Circle levels. This year, we are partnering with ArtPower, including a performance by Spektral Quartet

ArtPower Performance

Friday, April 3, 2020

Conrad Prebys Concert Hall Sperktral Quartet - She Will Not be Silent (In commemoration of 100th anniversary of women's right to vote.)
Holocaust Living History Workshop

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Seuss Room, Geisel Library Yiddish Glory: The Lost Songs of World War II - with Anna Schternshis and Psoy Korolenko
ArtPower Performance Saturday, May 2, 2020 Conrad Prebys Concert Hall An Evening with J.S. Bach Takae Ohnishi and Friends
Coffee Chat Wednesday, May 6, 2020 Faculty Club Featuring Sociologist Amy Binder
Economics Roundtable Thursday, May 7, 2020 Faculty Club Economic Forecasts and Economic Policy feat. Jonathan Wright (Professor of Economics, Johns Hopkins University)
Holocaust Lliving History Workshop Wednesday, June 3, 2020 Seuss Room, Geisel Library Trauma, Memory, and the Art of Survival - with Gabriella Y. Karin
Colloquium Wednesday, June 17, 2020 Sanford Consortium  Kim Prather - Climate Science

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