Tara Knight

How 100K People "Created" a Virtual Idol

in a featured presentation for

Alumni Weekend 2014

Thursday, June 5th, 6-8PM

UC San Diego, Student Services Center and Matthews Quad
9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, California 92093

$25 Fee

Peer into the minds of five academic rock stars through five brief TED-style presentations. And then enjoy a reception featuring live entertainment, as well as food and drinks from alumni culinary artists and brew masters.

Speakers:

UCSD Coordinated Robotics: From Ideation to Market
Tom Bewley
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Life in the Plastic Factory: Stem Cells and the Future of Medicine
Larry Goldstein, Revelle '76
Cellular and Molecular Medicine,
Neurosciences

How 100K People "Created" a Virtual Idol
Tara Knight, M.F.A '06
Theatre & Dance

What You Might Not Know About the Air You Breathe at the Seashore
Kim Prather
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Immigration, Diversity, and the Future of Politics
Tom Wong
Political Science

http://alumni.ucsd.edu/s/1170/index.aspx?sid=1170&gid=1&pgid=5162

Related Link:

Tara Knight
http://alumni.ucsd.edu/s/1170/2column-social.aspx?sid=1170&gid=1&pgid=2878
http://taraknight.net/
http://theatre.ucsd.edu/people/faculty/TaraKnight/

Image courtesy of Artist Tara Knight.