UC San Diego Extension (@UCSDExtension )

UC San Diego Extension

Bio We are the #continuingeducation division of top-ranked @UCSanDiego serving the #lifelonglearning and skill development needs of #SanDiego and beyond.
Location La Jolla, CA
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Sprout Social : Its #NationalPhilanthropyDay! Aspiring to become a #philanthropist? Here are some great tips from Jake Hayman at Forbes on how to be the most effective at it. bit.ly/2K01jgg

Sprout Social : Americans have been consulting Dr. Google about some interesting #healthcare symptoms lately. Number one? Stress, of course. But who would've thought that sweaty palms were the biggest health concern in California? #google #symptoms eligibility.com/medicare/state…

Sprout Social : It's not just you. Phone #cameras really are taking better pictures that require less effort. It's all about the use of faster algorithms, artificial intelligence and special sensors. #photography #AI nyti.ms/33Dkq74

Sprout Social : New research says that minorities -- especially women of color -- are given irregular shifts more often. The results not only affect their work, but disproportionately affect their mental health, children and home lives. #equity #labor #fairscheduling nyti.ms/32kRpwF

Sprout Social : In spite of the way it may seem, there's a long history of "they" as a singular pronoun. It can take some practice, but once we make the effort, our brains can make the shift. n.pr/2KkVfzC

Sprout Social : According to Harvard Business Review: "We live in a world where ego gets attention but modesty gets results. Where arrogance makes headlines but humility makes a difference." So what do you think? Is humility a lack of confidence or a sign of strength? bit.ly/2RQslZJ

Sprout Social : There's more to the college #admissions process than meets the eye. As university application deadlines loom ahead, get prepared with advice from college counselor and Extension instructor Dr. Steven Mercer. #GPA #SAT bit.ly/333X0rm

Sprout Social : Proving your worth as a #nonprofit can be a big challenge. #Data is one of the best ways to show not only how many people have been served, but also in what ways they've benefited. bit.ly/2koeTjS #fundraising

Sprout Social : The UC has taken another big step towards wiping out its #carbonfootprint. #UC is expanding its shift away from natural gas to #biogas, a form of renewable energy that actually cuts #greenhousegas emissions. go.ucsd.edu/2MsbYkq

Sprout Social : Sorry #introverts! There's a long list of benefits of being an #extrovert and now we can add happiness to that list. UC Riverside researcher study suggests that being more extroverted improves well-being. go.ucsd.edu/338ETke

Sprout Social : #Veterans are more often talked about than heard from. With “Incoming”, Justin Hudnall and KPBS handed #vets the microphone to not only tell their stories in their own words, but show they can do it well, with humor, wit and vulnerability. #VeteransDay n.pr/349EZIT

Sprout Social : The tragic events of Sept. 11, 2001, inspired Emerald Liu to join the #military. She has continued to serve, but now as a graduate #student and peer educator, and is being recognized as UC San Diego’s Student Veteran of the Year. Read more > go.ucsd.edu/2Nt6LdR

Sprout Social : Were seeking a program manager to plan, develop, schedule, implement, and evaluate programs and courses in the #Education & Community Outreach programs. Also handles instructor #recruiting, advising & long-term planning. (Closes 11/20) Interested? Apply > go.ucsd.edu/2qxd336

Sprout Social : Around the world, people are fleeing their homes because of war, violence, natural disasters and #climatechange. Join Bishop Robert McElroy and Imam Taha Hassane to speak about a path forward based on the wisdom of their traditions on November 18 at 6 PM. bit.ly/33pQY50

Sprout Social : Great Q&A from West Coaster SD with Extension #brewing program grad Kevin Barnes about his company, @TwoRootsBrewing. They've dived into the world of non-alcoholic THC-infused #craftbeer as well as traditional craft beer and craft “near” beer. #sdbeer bit.ly/2NpPEcE

Sprout Social : It's #NativeAmericanHeritageMonth and campus is holding some wonderful events, including a focus on indigenous languages (go.ucsd.edu/2PMQku9). We collaborate with UCSD Intertribal Resource Center on offering young tribal members classes in their native language. Read more > go.ucsd.edu/2L0B8pi

Sprout Social : .Olympian High School graduate Anson Lee knows what he wants and he's willing to go the extra mile to get it. An aspiring software #engineer, he's been learning front end #webdev through #ProgramYourFuture...all while competing in academic decathalons! go.ucsd.edu/2NfKIqC