Spotlights

Spotlight: Jon Meyer – Shipboard Support at Scripps Institution of Oceanography

John Meyer

By Alison Spencer. Jon C. Meyer’s job has taken him to Palau, Thailand, India, and Australia, among other places.  “Pretty much anywhere with a coast, I’ve gotten a chance to go,” said Meyer. He travels around the world to transport…
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Spotlight: UCSD’s Jonathan Whitman – Campus Partnerships for Student Progress

Jonathan Whitman

By Alison Spencer.  At UC San Diego, academic advisors now get help from a data model to guide students toward a timely graduation. Jonathan Whitman, the Director of Technology for Administrative Technology Services at UCSD, led a program to utilize…
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Greedy Algorithms, An Evil Twin, and Formula E Electric Sports Cars

INROADS interns

By Ghanya Thomas. Three talented UC students learned about work at the Office of the President (UCOP) this summer as they completed internships with Information Technology Services (ITS). The students were sponsored through INROADS, a nonprofit provider that recruits…
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Spotlight: UCSC’s Tasha Bales – Improving Library Services

By Alison Spencer, UCB Student Intern, UCOP.  Following Tasha Bales’ six years in the Air Force, she took a vocational aptitude test. She was surprised to see the results, which recommended library work as a good fit for her. “I’d…
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