Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Researchers Begin Immunotherapy Study on Rare Cancers

Researchers from UC San Diego and Northwestern University will collaborate with the Southwest Oncology Group in a study of immunotherapy for rare cancer patients. The study, funded by the National Cancer Institute, began enrolling...

Students, Faculty Protest Trump’s Muslim Ban

Hundreds of students and faculty members gathered at the Silent Tree in front of Geisel Library this afternoon to protest President Trump’s executive order that prevents travel and immigration from seven majority-Muslim countries located...

1/25 A.S. Council Column

Hello again friends!  I hope this week has been treating you well. The A.S. Senate Meeting on the Jan. 25 was a rather short one, but a lot of important material was covered so...

1/18 A.S. Council Column

The Associated Student Council received a resignation from both Vice President of External Affairs Lauren Roberts and Associate Vice President of Health and Wellness Jonathan Slowey last week. The week two meeting covered new...

UC Regents Approve Tuition Hike, Students Protest

  Approximately 20 students gathered to protest the University of California Board of Regents vote to raise tuition, which occurred earlier today. UCSD Students Against Tuition Hikes also organized the protest to demand free UC...

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...

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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....