Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Documents Reveal 124 Cases of Sexual Harassment by UC Employees, Nine at UC San...

University of California faculty, contractors and staff were determined to have violated UC sexual harassment and violence policies in at least 124 cases systemwide over the last three years, the Daily Californian reported in...

Georgia Tech Dean Appointed Chancellor of UC Davis

The UC Board of Regents unanimously appointed Gary May as the new chancellor of UC Davis on Feb. 23 at a meeting held at UCLA. May will begin his new role in August, replacing...

Judge Dismisses Koala Lawsuit Against UCSD

Federal Judge Jeffrey Miller dismissed a lawsuit filed by satirical student newspaper The Koala against Chancellor Pradeep Khosla, A.S. Council President Daniel Juarez and A.S. Council Financial Controller Justin Pennish last week. The lawsuit,...

UC San Diego Physics Professor Contributes to Trappist-1 Discovery

UC San Diego’s Adam Burgasser, an associate professor in the physics department, contributed to the discovery of seven planets which could possibly harbor extraterrestrial life. The planets are surrounding the star known as Trappist-1,...

UC San Diego Freshman Mabel Bahena Dies in Car Accident

Mabel Bahena, a 19-year-old freshman at UC San Diego, was killed in a car accident on Friday, Feb. 17 after a gust of wind pushed driver Yolanda Lozano’s vehicle into a truck parked on...

IT Services Launches Cybersecurity Awareness Campaign

The UC San Diego Office of Information Technology Services announced a new cyber security awareness campaign this month. The campaign is intended to educate students and staff on how to protect their data and...

Researchers Reveal Possible Treatment for Ovarian Cancer

In a study commenced in 2012 at UC San Diego’s Moores Cancer Center, researchers have revealed a possible drug mixture treatment for ovarian cancer. The bioinformatics portion of the study helped refine research in...

UC San Diego Hosts Annual Winter Gamefest, Overwatch Finals

UC San Diego’s Sixth College Technology Committee held its 13th annual Winter Gamefest in Price Center last weekend. This year’s event was larger than in previous years with 2,200 students and guests attending the...

UCAB Grants Round Table Pizza One-Year Lease Renewal

Last Tuesday, the University Centers Advisory Board decided to renew Round Table Pizza’s lease for one year, reversing a May 2016 decision not to renew the lease. Board members voted unanimously to keep the...

Triton Food Pantry Finishes Construction

The Triton Food Pantry, which is heading into its two-year anniversary, completed construction last Thursday and is expanding its services into the former Associated Students Soft Reserves space. Renovations began over winter break and...

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Students Protest Updated Muslim Ban

Students and faculty collected outside Geisel Library to demonstrate against the executive order President Trump issued on March 6 revising restrictions that he placed...

Students Determined Addresses Candidate Filing Inconsistencies

The Students Determined slate released a statement this afternoon explaining two inconsistencies between the filing of their candidates on the official A.S. elections page...

The Professor Who Fought Border Patrol with Poetry

As a professor his passion for art is evident through his lectures, delivered with a loud booming voice which resonates throughout the lecture hall....