Sunday, July 23, 2017

Officials Meet to Brainstorm Sun God Changes

The Sun God Festival’s team, along with Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs Juan Gonzalez, met earlier this month to discuss the future of the Sun God Festival. Also in attendance was the Associated Students...

Student Teams Compete for Funding in Entrepreneurial Innovation Contest

The Office of Innovation and Commercialization, in collaboration with The Basement, announced the new undergraduate Proof of Concept Competition. OIC will award UCSD student teams up to $5,000 each in entrepreneurial funding for materials...

Campus Mourns Victims of Global Tragedies at Vigil

Members of the UCSD community gathered at the Silent Tree this evening in remembrance of and solidarity with those affected by recent international tragedies. Muslim Student Association and Alpha Lambda Mu co-organized the event...

UC Campuses to Enroll 10,000 More California Residents

The UC Office of the President announced its proposal to increase enrollment of California residents at UC campuses by a total of 10,000 students over the next three years last week. The plan would...

Congressmen Host Student Town Hall Meeting

Congressmen Eric Swalwell (CA-15) and Scott Peters (CA-52) visited UCSD and hosted a student town hall discussion at the Qualcomm Institute Auditorium last Tuesday. The discussion was part of the Future Forum, a branch of...

Study Suggests Older People Experience Envy Less Frequently

Researchers at UCSD have recently published a study suggesting that people envy those most similar to them and that the objects of their envy change with age. Their findings were published in the journal...

Ride Like the Wind

There are few sports that are as wonderfully strange as horseback riding. The average non-rider seems to believe riders are just sitting on their horses — a mirage that fades upon entering a horse...

Q & A with Duf Sundheim: Senate Hopeful

The UCSD Guardian sat down with Republican U.S. Senate candidate George “Duf” Sundheim and got his view and plans for college affordability, immigration reform and Citizens United. Sundheim is vying for Barbara Boxer's soon-to-be vacated...

Students March for Free Education and Fair Pay

UCSD students and alumni rallied against student debt, tuition fees and wage discrimination in the nationwide Million Student March protest on campus this afternoon. Over 110 colleges across the country participated in the event,...

BuzzFeed Staff Lead Asian Film Festival Panel

Pacific Arts Movement, the sponsors of the San Diego Asian Film Festival, held a panel at UCSD recognizing BuzzFeed for promoting Asian-American culture. BuzzFeed staff, Abe Forman Greenwald, Eugene Lee Yang and Mallory Wang,...