Friday, April 28, 2017

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...

Researchers Discover Compound That Reverses Conditions of Diabetes in Mice

Researchers at the La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunity have announced their success in reversing Type 2 diabetes in mice. The paper, published in Nature last week, was authored by UCSD School of...

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...

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...

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The Office of the California State Auditor released a report today finding that the University of California Office of the President has been mismanaging...

Film Review: “Cézanne and I”

Perhaps anything really lovely is never left without the concomitant boringness poachers of beauty train themselves to withstand. Placed squarely before beauty’s blushing face,...

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...