Annual Founders Celebration


What is
Founders Celebration?

UC San Diego’s annual Founders Celebration commemorates the day the campus was officially founded in November 1960.

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Founders Celebration 2015

Founders Celebration 2015

2014: Curiosity, Passion, Transformation

Founders 2014

2013: Tritons United

Chancellor’s Medalist Videos
Revelle Medalist Video
Founders 2013

2012: Investiture of Chancellor Pradeep K. Khosla

Chancellor’s Medalist Video
  • Featuring Bob and Betty Beyster, Arthur Brody, Julia Brown, and Peter and Peggy Preuss (Part IPart II)
Founders 2012

2010: UC San Diego’s 50th Anniversary

Founders 2010 Slideshow
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