Sunday, May 28, 2017

Taking the Road Less Traveled: Being Liberal Arts at UCSD

written by: Annika Olives Coming into UC San Diego, I declared psychology without a second thought. It had long been my favorite subject — I loved the brain, but I also loved analyzing humans, and...

What Is Love: Exploring the Biology, Philosophy and Psychology of Amor

written by: Annika Olives, Lifestyle Staff Writer It all starts with a spark. And then come the butterflies. Euphoria. Intense emotion. You begin to think they’re the one. Love is one of the most well-studied phenomena...

Food for Thought

Let me paint you a picture — precisely at 3:27 p.m., my eyelids grow heavy, the lecture slowly melts into a background hum, the attachable desk morphs into a pillow, and, oh no, looks...

I’m Lovin’ It: Why Americans Dine Out

written by Annika Olives, Lifestyle Staff Writer Ask a teenager what their hobbies are and most of them will say Netflix, sleeping and, of course, eating. Food is a vital part of survival, but it’s...

Plot Twist, There’s More Than La Jolla

San Diego has more to offer than UCSD and the Trader Joe’s on La Jolla Village Drive. So before the quarter get’s wild, make a round about town to savor what this city has...

Gotta Bounce

  We know these moments all too well: The sweatpants are just a tad too comfortable, and oh no, the 20-minute nap you planned just so happened to turn into a two-hour snooze fest, sending...

…Post-Poll

Feeling discouraged about this year’s presidential election? Here’s the solution — reward yourself for fulfilling the civic duty that we are so blessed to have here in this country. Watch “America’s Got Talent” Audition Reruns....

Pre-Poll…

It’s that time again — pumpkin spice lattes, Ugg boots, warm fireplaces, flannels and Election Day. Maybe the anticipation for this day has been a touch too overwhelming, but don’t worry, Lifestyle has a...

Sleepy Students: Where to Nap On Campus

As a commuter, it can take anywhere from 10 minutes to over an hour to get home from campus. This may leave you asking the important question: “How can I take my much-needed naps?”...

Bang For Your Buck

Step one into (actual) adulthood — moving off-campus and coming to terms with monthly rent, utility bills and, shockingly enough, paying for Wi-Fi. Unless this means moving into your nearest Starbucks and taking advantage...

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Faculty Response to Crossroads Shooting

Dear Students and Members of the Community, As UC San Diego faculty, we write in response to the mass shooting that took place on April...