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Osher Lifelong Learning Institute: “It Keeps My Mind Alive”
As part of “Partner Voices,” a sponsored partnership between UC San Diego Extension and Voice of San, the civic-issues website periodically posts profiles about Extension’s courses, people, and public programs. The following feature focuses on The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. A program within Extension, Osher Institute provides educational, cultural, and arts programs for its members aged 50 […]
That’s One Smart Puppy (and Kitten): Talking Dogs and Cats Offer Science Tips
What do cute puppies and kittens know about science? Plenty, if you’re talking about the puppies and kittens in “Smart Puppy and Friends,” a new series of lighter-side learning videos produced by UCSD-TV’s Rich Wargo and UC San Diego physics professor Ivan Schuller. Aimed at school-age youngsters – plus adults eager to learn science basics […]
Teaching Teachers: “We’re Able to Freely Acknowledge and Embrace New Ideas”
INSTRUCTOR PROFILE, TEN QUESTIONS: Walking into Morgan Appel’s office is like going back to the ’50s with a nudge into the ’60s. Appel, director of Educational Programs at UC San Diego Extension, revels in his surroundings: Original vinyl 45s adorn the walls, along with black-and-white photos of the likes of Chuck Berry and the Beatles, […]
BLS Report: We’re Adding Jobs, Jobs, and More Jobs
Across the U.S., last month was a stellar month for hiring — and getting hired. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 321,000 new jobs were created in November nationwide. That’s about a 40% increase over what was originally expected. What’s more, CNN Money reported that not only was the job growth significant, it […]
Fit to Teach Fitness Trainers: “Exercise Should Be Something You Desire to Do”
  INSTRUCTOR PROFILE, TEN QUESTIONS: Born and raised in the southern African nation of Zambia, Fabio Comana found his life’s calling in sports — first as an international-caliber rugby player and later, as a fitness and exercise expert. Comana has taught UC San Diego Extension courses for nearly 10 years, augmenting his role as a San […]
Career Talk with John Freeman

Career Talk is a 20-minute interview hosted by John B.B. Freeman, UC San Diego Extension's Director of Communications.

Each month, Freeman talks with successful, interesting and provocative guests who have a direct connection to Extension's wide-ranging courses and certificate programs.

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The Pulse with Leslie Bruce

The Pulse is a monthly podcast series devoted to health issues hosted by UC San Diego Extension's Leslie Bruce.

An expert in healthcare and public policy, Bruce currently serves as Extension instructor for Politics and Public Policy of US Healthcare: Washington, DC and Introduction to US Healthcare. She also lectures in the Health Law and Policy master’s degree program and in the Post-Baccalaureate Premedical Program.

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