The 2014 UC San Diego Alumni Celebration will mark the 36th year UCSD Alumni has recognized the accomplishments of members of the Triton Family.
This year's scroll of honorees range from a successful entrepreneur and the director of the Sanford Stem Cell Clinical Center, to an award-winning costume designer and a life sciences industry executive.
Event registration will open soon. If you would like to purchase a table for your department, please contact Eliza Wiggins
at (858) 534-6406.
2014 Award Recipients
Nick Woodman, Muir ’97, Visual Arts
Founder and CEO of GoPro, one of the world’s fastest growing camera companies, now worth an estimated $2.25 billion.
Larry Goldstein, Revelle ’76, Biology
Distinguished professor of cellular and molecular medicine, director of the new Sanford Stem Cell Clinical Center at UC San Diego, and investigator for the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
Paloma Young, M.F.A ’06, Theatre
Costume designer recognized for her work in "Peter and the Starcatcher" at the 66th annual Tony Awards (2012) for Best Costume Design of a Play.
A parent of a UC San Diego graduate, Julia is a passionate advocate for UC San Diego. She believes in the importance of the University’s research and innovation, its economic impact and its importance as an engine of social mobility.
True Triton Award
Steve Schreiner, Muir ’80, Philosophy
Current UC San Diego Foundation trustee, he was the University of California Alumni Regent from 2006-2007, and also served as the president of UCSD Alumni, the university’s alumni association, and chair of Chancellor’s Associates.
The annual Alumni Celebration will be hosted on Saturday, June 7, during
the sixth annual Alumni Weekend, June 5-8. The celebration is open to
the public, with net proceeds benefiting student scholarships at UC San
Diego. The True Triton Brunch will be hosted on Sunday, June 8, and is
also open to the public. Learn More
Read more about the 2014 Honorees