News Listing Craig Venter at UCSDRenowned UC San Diego alumnus Craig Venter, Muir '72, will appear on campus on Monday, October 28. The event marks the release of his latest book, which examines the creation of life within synthetic genomics.Renowned Surgeon Named ChairChristopher J. Kane, M.D. appointed chair in urology. Lawmakers Visit UC San DiegoTwo members of Congress recently met with students. Underwater World of Leopard SharksGrad student gets glimpse into an Antarctic predator.