UCSD Alumni


Alumni Celebration

The 2014 UC San Diego Alumni Celebration, on Saturday, June 7, 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 visionary entrepreneur and pioneering scientist, to a Tony Award-winning costume designer and generous university benefactor.

Location: RIMAC Arena, UC San Diego
6 p.m. | Reception with custom cocktails from Snake Oil, inspired by our honorees
7 p.m. | Dinner, entertainment and awards presentation

Following the program, the festivities will continue at a lively after-party. Parking instructions will be provided upon RSVP.

If you would like to purchase a table for your department, please contact Eliza Wiggins at (858) 534-6406.

2014 Award Recipients

Outstanding Alumnus
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.

Distinguished Leadership
Larry Goldstein, Revelle ’76, Biology
Distinguished professor of cellular and molecular medicine and director of the new Sanford Stem Cell Clinical Center at UC San Diego.

Emerging Leader
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.

Honorary Alumna
Julia Brown
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.

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. Learn More

100 percent of all gifts will be used to benefit UC San Diego; 94 percent will be directed toward student scholarships, while six percent will be directed to necessary campus administrative costs. Tax ID# 95-2872494

Read more about the 2014 Honorees

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