University of California San Diego
The University of California, San Diego (UCSD) is a large public research university in San Diego, California. Located in the La Jolla neighborhood, the campus is home to approximately 28,500 undergraduate students and 8,000 graduate students. Students always have access to the beautiful beaches to relax and downtown La Jolla is full of cute boutiques, coffee shops, and restaurants to explore. All of the sports teams compete in the NCAA Division II program and their colors are navy blue and gold. One fun fact is UCSD has been ranked #1 for enrolling and graduating women in the STEM field!
Famous "Triton" alumni include Robert Buckley - actor (One Tree Hill), Lindsay Ellingson - model, Benicio del Toro - actor, James Avery - actor (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air), and Angela Davis - political activist.
Kriti is a recent graduate originally from Miami, Florida. One quirky fact about Kriti..."Kriti has her own food Instagram feed - Food à la Kriti!"
Fun fact about The University of California San Diego : The snow fortress in Christopher Nolan's "Inception" is almost an exact replica of UC San Diego's Geisel Library!
Favorite Ice Cream Parlour and Flavor: Bobboi Natural Gelato. My favorite flavor is the Rosewater & Honey, but all of their flavors are incredible and the menu changes every day! Charcoal Vanilla, Pineapple & Basil, Salted Caramel, Meyer Lemon & Fresh Mint, Tiramisu, and Mediterraneo (Hazelnut, Almond, Pistachio) are also divine.
Finger licking good BBQ spot: Phil's BBQ, Best ribs I've ever had!
Vegetarian Hot Spot: Turmeric Thai.
Pizzeria: Regent's Pizza, Chicago Deep Dish Pepperoni.
Diner and Favorite Dish: Harry's Coffee Shop, BW Benny -- waffle stuffed with bacon topped with two poached eggs, grilled ham, and hollandaise.
Sushi and your go to roll: The Bistro at the Strand (on campus at UCSD), Tower Roll.
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Where to go for Yoga, Exercise Classes, or the Gym: RIMAC Arena.