Facets of Computer Science and Engineering

UC San Diego Academy

Facets of Computer Science and Engineering is a series of interactive lectures by UC San Diego faculty, departmental/college advisors, alumni, and industry professionals, where students will explore exciting ideas in CSE, learn about opportunities in  industry, and gain practical skills to navigate UCSD successfully.


There will be two Facets activities each week on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:00 to 5:00 PM. 

 Date         Title    Speaker  Location  Time
 Tuesday, August 4
 Meet your CSE professors  Panel of CSE faculty  CSE 1202
 3:00-5:00 PM
 Thursday, August 6
 A Quick Trip to Data Analytics Land   Sagnik Nandy, Google Inc.  The Atkinson Hall Auditorium

 3:00-5:00 PM
 Tuesday, August 11
 "It was all in the plan...Well...Not really..."
 Sarah Esper Guthals
 CSE 4140
 3:00-5:00 PM
 Thursday, August 13
 Photosynthetic bio-manufacturing in green algae; Food and Fuel for the 21st Century  Stephen Mayfield  The Atkinson Hall Auditorium

 3:00-5:00 PM
 Tuesday, August 18
 <<Startups and Industry>>  Taner Halicioglu  CSE 4140 

 3:00-5:00 PM
 Thursday, August 20
 CSE Advising for New Transfer Students

 Individual advising schedule
 Ivonne Avila, Bianca Ibarra, Viera Kair   CSE 4140  1:00-5:00 PM
 Tuesday, August 25
 <<Faculty Research>>   Julian McAuley
  CSE 4140  3:00-5:00 PM
 Thursday, August 27
 Jobs and Internships  Loren Metzger      CSE 1202
 3:00-5:00 PM
 Tuesday, September 1
 Position Tracking for Mobile Underwater Networked Systems  Diba Mirza   CSE 4140
 3:00-5:00 PM