Monday, February 20, 2017

Students Protest Trump’s Denial of Climate Change, Demand UC Fossil Fuel Divestment

A handful of students gathered on Library Walk Monday afternoon to protest President Donald Trump’s denial of climate change and to demand that the UC Board of Regents divest from fossil fuels in response....

Researchers Discover New Species of Seadragon

Scientists at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the Western Australian Museum published a study in the Marine Biodiversity Records journal on Jan. 13 describing the first discovery of the ruby seadragon in the...

Napolitano Hospitalized During Cancer Treatment

UC President Janet Napolitano is undergoing treatment for an undisclosed type of cancer diagnosed in August 2016, the UC Office of the President announced on Jan. 17. The statement was released following Napolitano’s hospitalization...

Renovations Begin on Campus Pub, Vendor Not Finalized

The University Centers and University Centers Advisory Board began the Campus Restaurant Pub Revitalization Project last week in the Original Student Center. Construction has started, but negotiations are still ongoing with the undisclosed vendor...

Climate Change Models May Have Prediction Bias

A research article, published on Jan. 4, suggests that much of the climate change models predicting our future weather patterns may show a systematic bias for a stable Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation. The AMOC is...

Students, Faculty Mobilize in Response to Trump Inauguration

As Donald Trump placed his hand on two bibles, taking the oath of office to become the 45th president of the United States, around 60 student protesters at UC San Diego organized in the...

UC San Diego May Build on-Campus Fire Station

UC San Diego may be constructing a fire station on campus, according to a statement released by the university last week. The project is slated to appear in front of the San Diego City...

A.S. Council President Juarez Announces Plan for 2017

Following the release of the Associated Students Office of the President’s quarterly report on Dec. 6, the UCSD Guardian and A.S. Council President Daniel Juarez met to discuss new services implemented by A.S. Council...

1/11/17 A.S. Council Meeting

Hello everyone! My name is Zaid Mansuri and in this weekly column I will be going over updates on what is happening in Associated Students. Due to it being week one, I only have...

Milo Yiannopoulos Event Cancelled at UC Davis Following Student Protests

UC Davis College Republicans’ event featuring Milo Yiannopoulos, a conservative speaker and Breitbart editor who spoke at UCSD last June, was cancelled by organizers 30 minutes prior to the scheduled time on Friday evening...

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“The Lego Movie” made a splash — it was whimsical, fun and more than a little silly. Not to mention, it was lucrative; so...

Play Review: “Picasso at the Lapin Agile”

Steve Martin’s first full-length play, originally performed in 1993, is undergoing a revival at The Old Globe. The show, while undeniably entertaining and graced...