Saturday, July 22, 2017

Adventures Abroad

Study abroad or extended summer break? The academic sphere is increasingly becoming a global laboratory where new and old ideas, cultures and ways of thinking coincide to bring a sense of learning that transcends...

Lifestyle’s How To: Recover from Sun God

While Sun God Festival doesn’t really start until the afternoon, many start the … ahem, “festivities” in the morning and continue throughout the day and night, heading to social gatherings for further intoxication once...

Be the Change: AB at UCSD

Alternative Breaks at UC San Diego provides students with the unique opportunity to develop their identities as active citizens. Each year, teams of 12 volunteers form to collaborate with nonprofit organizations all around the...

Mind the (Generational) Gap

A quick glance around campus and the class divide is relatively apparent. Eager freshmen are identified by a hopeful gait and an iconic lanyard laced across their necks. Sophomores still manage to maintain an...

Sleepless in San Diego

How to Get Better Sleep by: Annika Olives, Lifestyle Co-Editor You’re at an impasse. Five coffees in, only half the day is over. You can’t hear what your political science professor is saying over...

Break the Silence, Muir Outspoken and Entanglements: Poetry on Campus

Student Poets Break the Silence // written by: Annika Olives, Lifestyle Co-Editor Thurgood Marshall College sophomore Maria Omelchenko found her knack for poetry in elementary school. “I think back in the fourth grade, I don’t...

Science! Now in Common Folk Language!

Written by Nadia Link, Lifestyle Columnist THWACK! Cindy shot up, instantly scanning her pitch-black surroundings. The room was too dark to see anything but she knew she wasn’t alone … She tried to focus on...

Spring Awakening and The Benefits of Bloom

A Spring Awakening // written by: Brittney Lu Break the tradition that states January is the only time of year to proclaim a renewed sense of self. A new season is in bloom and, come...

Sensing Finals

written by: Brittney Lu, Lifestyle Co-Editor Three times a year — four, when including the masochistic need to take summer session to graduate on time — we undergo the horror that is finals week. This...

The Game of California

San Francisco // written by: Annika Olives, Lifestyle Associate Editor  Nestled between ocean and bay, San Francisco is an incredibly popular tourist destination famous for its orange-red (not golden!) bridge, sloping hills and year-round fog....