Student Life

The ritual of Dia de los Muertos dates back to the era of the Aztecs in Mexico.

Leap’s 29th Annual Sandcastle Contest was held at Ocean Beach in San Francisco on Saturday, October 20. Participants included teams of architects, designers, contractors, corporations, engineers and local elementary school students.

On Thursday, Oct. 12, the School of Pharmacy held the annual White Coat Ceremony for its first-year pharmacy class, the Class of 2016.

The Latino Association of Pharmacy Students (LAPS) held its first Spanish Lunch Talk of the quarter on Oct. 17. The event was open to all students, faculty and employees.

Lunch included delicious cheese, chicken and steak quesadillas.

This year’s Associated Students School of Pharmacy Skit Night featured wonderful performances that showcased the talent and humor of students from the Pharmacy School.

The National Coming Out Day celebration on Oct. 11 kicked off with a scrumptious serving of rainbow cupcakes in Saunders Court.

Last Thursday the entire dental school and most dental clinics were closed for one of the most widely anticipated events in the dental school calendar.  The Research and Clinical Excellence Day 2012 featured a variety of speakers—both faculty and

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Pharmacy Sailing Tour and Cruise, 2012. On Sept. 22, first-year pharmacy students headed out to the Modern Sailing School and Club in Sausalito for a day of sun-soaked adventuring, as a part of orientation activities.

The good news: The UC Board of Regents has approved a fee freeze, so university-wide tuition and student services fees will not be going up this year.