Skip to main content

Fall Quarter 2006

Read about events and happenings at Sixth College during Fall Quarter 2006.

  • Convocation Speaker Robert T. Pennock

On Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2006 Robert T. Pennock discussed the "The Ground Rules of Science: Why the Judge Ruled Intelligent Design Creationism Out of Court."

Wayne McGregor's dancers are, in a sense, participants in the research he conducts with neuroscientists -- research that has included an unusual stint for a choreographer, as a fellow in the Experimental Psychology Department of Cambridge University.

  • Shared Governance Award

Learn about Sixth College Provost Gabriele Wienhausen, the recipient of UCSD Associated Student Council's first Shared Governance Award.

  • Unolympics Victory

Learn how Sixth College took home the coveted golden shoe at the 2006 UnOlympics for all six colleges.

Winter Quarter 2007

Read about events and happenings at Sixth College during Winter Quarter 2007.

  • 2007 Photo Contest

Learn about the fourth annual Sixth College Photo Contest and its winners.

  • Dogg House

Although Sixth College hadn't scheduled any renovations for this year, the administration negotiated with UCSD's Housing and Dining Services to allow for an inexpensive yet creative revamping of the Dogg House.

  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade

Find out about the 23rd annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade, held Saturday, January 19, 2008.

  • Recommended New Year's Resolutions

Since each quarter and academic year passes by quickly, Sixth College would like to present our recommended New Year's Resolutions.

  • Sticky Places

"Sticky places" are places that allow for chance encounters and that invite students, faculty, and staff to linger.

Working with graduates of A New Path, students from three college courses participated in the project. The Sixth College practicum course focused on the interplay of culture, art and technology by asking students to engage in a community-based project, develop collaborative skills, adopt an interdisciplinary approach and use creative work as a basis for inquiry.

Spring Quarter 2007

  • Sixth College Printing Press

Sixth College has acquired and restored an impressive piece of technology: a Golding Improved Pearl No. 11 printing press made in 1909.

  • Spring Fusion 2007

Read about Freaky Friday, Sixth College's Spring Quarter 2007 Fusion program.