Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Outback Adventures Surf Shop to Close Its Doors

The UC San Diego Outback Adventures Surf Shop announced last week that it would be shutting down this quarter. The shop has been a campus fixture since 2009. According to shop manager Isaac Brandl, the...

Prospective Students Attend Annual Triton Day

UC San Diego held its annual Triton Day last Saturday for newly admitted students to preview the campus along with their prospective colleges. The day consisted of various events ranging from campus tours, college...

2017 A.S. Election Voting Guide

The following information is based on candidates' official statements, interviews with the UCSD Guardian and a survey sent out to all candidates by the UCSD Guardian. Blank sections "On the Issues" and "Priorities" sections...

Big West Denies UCSD Division-I Membership

This article has been updated to include a statement from Big West Commissioner Dennis Farrell. The Big West Athletics Conference denied membership to UC San Diego, Vice Chancellor-Student Affairs Juan Gonzalez and Intercollegiate Athletics Director...

SEDS UCSD Competes in NASA Challenge to Send Satellite to Moon

Students for the Exploration and Development of Space at UC San Diego are currently participating in NASA’s Cube Quest challenge to send their satellite, Triteia, to the moon as part of the first mission...

Facebook Pioneer Contributes Record Donation to University Fundraising Campaign

UC San Diego Revelle College alumnus Taner Halicioglu donated $75 million toward the university’s $2 billion “Campaign for UC San Diego.” According to the campaign’s website, money is being raised for student experience, campus...

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 on migration from several majority-Muslim countries in January. The protesters...

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 and the list of slate members as it is presented...

UCSD Hosts Third Annual Health Hacks

UC San Diego hosted its third annual UC Health Hackathon the weekend of March 4, an interdisciplinary event where participants found innovative ideas to address critical issues in global and integrative health care in...

A.S. Holds Candidates Meeting, Campaigning Begins

Candidates running for A.S. Council and all the college councils attended the annual A.S. Candidates meeting Thursday at 8 p.m. in Price Center after filing for this year’s election closed at noon. The elections...