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.Manufacturing MatchmakerAlumna co-founds Maker’s Row for D.I.Y. artists. UC San Diego Ranked Among Best UniversitiesTimes Higher Education names university 35th best. Talking About Climate ChangeStudy suggests that collective framing is most effective.