Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Bird Droppings’ Smell Affecting La Jolla Tourism

Neighbors of La Jolla Cove have raised complaints about an ongoing odor caused by seagull feces.

Thrifty Thursday Promotes Green Shopping

This year’s first Thrifty Thursday, an event series meant to encourage sustainability on campus through thrift shopping, was held on Jan. 22 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in Price Center Plaza and featured...

Briefs

▶ San Diego Chargers Win: The San Diego Chargers will advance to the AFC semifinals after taking down the Cincinnati Bengals 27–10 on the road, Jan. 5. The Bolts capitalized on four Bengal turnovers...

Border Patrol Seizes Record Shipment of Marijuana

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized approximately 32,000 pounds of marijuana at the Otay Mesa cargo port on Feb 26. This is the largest narcotics seizure to have ever taken place at the...

La Jolla Approves Use of Barriers to Reduce Sea Lion Odor

The La Jolla Town Council voted in unanimous support of using rotating, plastic cylinders as a remedy for the pervasive sea lion population and the stench that comes with its poop. The La Jolla...

Ph.D. Student Killed in Hit and Run

Graduate Student Rachel Anne Morrison was killed on March 28 by a drunk driver running a stop sign. The driver was charged on at least four counts of felony.     A suspected drunk driver killed...

La Jolla Town Council Urges City Action on Sea Lions

The La Jolla Town Council Task Force on California Sea Lions has requested that the city of San Diego declare La Jolla Cove a public health hazard due to the high number of California...

U.S. Senate Voids Oldest Federal Loan Program

The U.S. Senate blocked a bill temporarily renewing the Perkins Loan Program, the country’s oldest federal loan program benefitting low-income college students on Sept. 30. The House of Representatives had voted in favor of...

SDSU Students Protest Anti-Muslim Posters Found On-Campus

Last Wednesday, several student activist groups protested San Diego State President Elliot Hirshman’s response to posters displaying anti-Muslim sentiments posted around the school’s campus. Student leaders specifically asked Hirshman for an apology regarding an...

SANDAG and UCSD Start Construction on Mid-Coast Trolley Project

The San Diego Association of Governments announced the start of construction for the Mid-Coast Trolley project on Saturday, marking the occasion with a groundbreaking ceremony at the UCSD Preuss School. The celebration included live...

LATEST NEWS

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....