Thursday, August 17, 2017

Seven Wounded, One Killed in Mass Shooting at La Jolla Crossroads

One woman was killed and seven other victims were wounded after a gunman opened fire Sunday evening at the La Jolla Crossroads Apartments pool, where a number of UCSD students live. The shooter, who...

California State Auditor Claims UCOP Hid $175 Million in Reserves from the State

The Office of the California State Auditor released a report today finding that the University of California Office of the President has been mismanaging its funds and attempted to impede the state’s audit of...

Panelists Discuss History between Dalai Lama and China

Prospect Journal of International Affairs, a student-run publication, hosted “Context of the Controversy: The Dalai Lama” on April 18 in the Multipurpose Room. The event consisted of a panel of three professors, Paul Pickowicz,...

Athletics Director Addresses UCSD’s Future for Going D-1

UC San Diego was denied entrance to the Division-I Big West Athletics Conference earlier this month. Earl Edwards, director of the Athletics Department and Juan Gonzalez, the vice chancellor of student affairs explained in...

Students, Faculty Participate in San Diego March for Science

Over 15,000 scientists and science enthusiasts took to the streets of downtown San Diego on Earth Day, April 22, to raise awareness of the contributions of science to society and the importance of supportive...

30-Year-Old Woman Pleads Not Guilty to Coffee Cart Arsons

Thirty-year-old Kay Lyn Williamson has been charged with multiple counts of arson for allegedly setting fire to four of UCSD’s Fairbanks Coffee carts late Sunday night. Williamson pleaded not guilty in court today, according...

UCSD Researchers Create Possible Acne Vaccine

A study commenced in 2011 by researchers at UC San Diego recently yielded a possible vaccine that could reverse the acne-causing effects of propionibacterium acnes, a form of bacteria that plays an influential role...

Arsonist Sets Four Fairbanks Coffee Carts on Fire

Four of the Fairbanks Coffee carts across campus were set on fire last night, the UC San Diego Police Department confirmed this morning in an email to the student body. The email stated that...

2017 A.S. Election Results Announced, Lesly Figueroa to Be Next President

The A.S. Elections Committee announced the results of the 2017 A.S. and college council elections this evening at Round Table Pizza, after voting officially closed at 4 p.m today. Lesly Figueroa of Students Determined...

Muir Musical Begins Annual Performances

The annual Muir Musical Spring Awakening opened on Saturday night and will continue to perform throughout the week, concluding with a special matinee performance on April 15. The annual student-directed and produced musical theater...