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March 12th, 2012

{becssg}2012-3-12{/becssg}{becssg_c}0|95jc_andrewoh.jpg||Students of UCSD’s MUS 95JC jazz chamber ensemble performed their end of the quarter concert on Thursday, March 8. Andrew Oh/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|95jc_andrewoh2.jpg||Students of UCSD’s MUS 95JC jazz chamber ensemble performed their end of the quarter concert on Thursday, March 8. Andrew Oh/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|95jc_jodymak.jpg||Students of UCSD’s MUS 95JC jazz chamber ensemble performed their end of the quarter concert on Thursday, March 8. Jody Mak/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|95jc_kyleszeto.jpg||Students of UCSD’s MUS 95JC jazz chamber ensemble performed their end of the quarter concert on Thursday, March 8. Kyle Szeto/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|acapella_saniyahusain.jpg||A handwritten note urged people attending a showcase of UCSD’s a cappella groups to pick up a green ribbon in honor of Ernest Martinez Jr., a member of the a cappella group Frequncy. Martinez passed away last week in an accident at the Pangea parking structure. Saniya Husain/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|acapella_saniyahusain1.jpg||Members of UCSD’s various a cappella groups performed for an all-campus showcase on Tuesday, March 6. Saniya Husain/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|apsa_jodymak.jpg||The Cambodian Student Associated performed a traditional dance in UCSD’s Asian & Pacific-Islander Student Alliance Annual Benefit Talent Show. Jody Mak/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|baseball_nolan thomas2.jpg||UCSD baseball won three of their four games against No. 29 CSU Monterey Bay last weekend, March 9-11. Nolan Thomas/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|baseball_nolanthomas.jpg||UCSD beats the tag at first, but falls 0-9 in their second game against No. 29 CSU Monterey Bay on Saturday, March 10. Nolan Thomas/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|baskebtball_brianyip.jpg||The top-seeded Tritons took two wins last weekend, March 9-10 to advance to the Round of 16 in the NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball tournament. Brian Yip/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|basketball_nolanthomas.jpg||Senior guard Chelsea Carlisle led the Tritons in scoring in their Round of 32 win against Western Washington on Saturday, March 10. Nolan Thomas/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|Improvapocalypse_JodyMak.jpg||Members from UCSD’s and SDSU’s student improv groups faced off in an “Improvapocalypse” on Friday, March 9. Jody Mak/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|morehouse_andrewoh.jpg||Students from Atlanta, Georgia’s Morehouse College tour Calit2 and its several projects. Andrew Oh/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|NSU_JodyMak.jpg||Asayake Taiko drummers performed at Nikkei Student Union’s annual culture show on Saturday, March 10. Jody Mak/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|OpenMic_HoangPham.jpg||Student performers sang at Warren College’s open mic night. Hoang Pham/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|RachaelYamagata_SaniyaHusain.jpg||Arlington-based singer-songwriter Rachael Yamagata performed at the Loft. Saniya Husain/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|softball_brianyip.jpg||The No. 22 Tritons topped No. 5 CSU Dominguez Hills last weekend, March 9-10, taking three games in the four-game series. Brian Yip/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|softball_nolanthomas.jpg||Junior pitcher Jennifer Manuel helped the Tritons top the No. 5 Toros in their three weekend wins. Nolan Thomas/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|track_nolanthomas.jpg||Both the UCSD Men’s and Women’s Track teams finished first in the San Diego Collegiate Challenge last week, Saturday, March 10. Nolan Thomas/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|waterpolo_brianyip.jpg||The UCSD Women’s Water Polo team topped Colorado State 9-4 at home last Friday, March 9. Brian Yip/Guardian{/becssg_c} ...

March 6th, 2012

{becssg}2012-3-5{/becssg}{becssg_c}0|asmeeting_brianmonroe.jpg||A student spokeabout the divestment resolution during the public input portion of the Feb.29 A.S. Council meeting. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0| asmeeting_saniyahussain.jpg||A San Diego mayoral candidate spoke during the public input portion of the Feb.29 A.S. Council meeting Saniya Husain/Guardian {/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|basketball_brianyip.jpg||Senior shooting guard Daisy Feder drives to the basket in UCSD’s semifinal defeat against CSU Los Angeles on Friday, March 2. Brian Yip/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0| basketball_nolanthomas.jpg||CSU Los Angeles sinks a half-court buzzer-beater to defeat top-ranked UCSD in the CCAA tournament semifinal on Friday, March 2. Nolan Thomas/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|march_andrewoh1.jpg||Students applaud in front of Geisel Library as demonstrators protested rising student fees during the National Day of Action on March 1, 2012. Andrew Oh/Guardian {/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|march_andrewoh2.jpg||A student cheers as demonstrators protested rising student fees. Andrew Oh/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0| march_andrewoh3.jpg||A student cheers as demonstrators protested rising student fees. Andrew Oh/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|march_brianmonroe.jpg||Students marched down Library Walk during the March 1 Day of Action to protest rising student fees. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0| march_brianmonroe1.jpg||Students applaud in front of Geisel Library as demonstrators protested rising student fees on March 1, 2012. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|march_brianmonroe2.jpg||Students applaud in front of Geisel Library as demonstrators protested rising student fees on March 1, 2012. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|march_ericnye.jpg|| UCSD visual arts professor Ricardo Dominguez urged students to participate in the virtual sit-in he helped organize. Eric Nye/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0| march_ericnye2.jpg||Students and faculty “reclaim” the office of UCSD Chancellor Marye Anne Fox as part of their demonstration. Eric Nye/Guardian{/becssg_c} {becssg_c}0|march_saniyahusain.jpg||Students cheer as demonstrators protested rising student fees. Saniya Husain/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0| rocknroos_robertasami.jpg||San Jose “skunge” band Monstrauss performed at Eleanor Roosevelt College’s annual Rock ‘N Roosevelt concert. Robert Asami/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|seuss_robertasami.jpg||Large inflatable decorations sit in front of Geisel Library in a celebration for Dr. Seuss’ 108th birthday. Robert Asami/Guardian{/becssg_c} ...

February 27, 2012

{becssg}2012-2-27{/becssg}{becssg_c}0|baseball_brianmonroe.jpg||The UCSD Baseball team finishes in a two-legged tie with Cal Poly Pomona this past week, Feb. 23-25. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|dancemob_brianmonroe.jpg||Dancers form a flash mob on Library walk to promote the upcoming Dance by the Shores event on March 3. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|kbreezylovejoy_kyleszeto.jpg||Breezy Lovejoy opens for Dumbfounded at the Loft on Feb. 19. Kyle Szeto/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|keroonesuhn_kyleszeto.jpg||The artist Suhn performs at the Loft. Kyle Szeto/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|ngsballoon_brianmonroe.jpg||UCSD students fly a self-stabilizing panoramic camera platform, mounted onto a balloon, by Geisel Library. /Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|ngsballoon_brianmonroe2.jpg||UCSD students fly a self-stabilizing panoramic camera platform, mounted onto a balloon, by Geisel Library. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|softball_nolanthomas.jpg||No. 10 UCSD goes 3-1 at San Francisco State this past weekend, Feb. 24-25. Nolan Thomas/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|surferblood_ericnye.jpg||The guitarist for the band Surfer Blood takes a stage dive into the crowd. Eric Nye/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|wushu_brianmonroe.jpg||A member of UCSD’s wushu club performs a flip for 50 cents on Library Walk. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c} ...

February 21st, 2012

{becssg}2012-2-21{/becssg}{becssg_c}0|bingo_kyle_szeto.jpg||Performers in drag entertain the crowd at the Loft for their Bitchy Bingo event. Kyle Szeto/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|bingo_kyle_szeto_.jpg||Performers in drag entertain the crowd at the Loft for their Bitchy Bingo event. Kyle Szeto/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|clics_kyleszeto.jpg||Art covers the walls at CLICS. Kyle Szeto/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|johnhur_ericnye.jpg||John Hur plays a KDST show at the Old Student Center. Eric Nye/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|lgbt_javierarmstrong.jpg||UCSD’s LGBT group set up a colorful display of balloons on Library Walk. Javier Armstrong/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|softball_nolan_thomas_.jpg|| UCSD Softball swept their home series against CSU Stanislaus last weekend. Nolan Thomas/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|track_brianyip.jpg||The Triton Track & Field team swept their home opener against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps and Cal Poly Pomona last weekend, Feb. 18-19. Brian Yip/Guardian{/becssg_c} ...

February 13th, 2012

{becssg}2012-2-13{/becssg}{becssg_c}0|basketball_brianyip2.jpg||No. 1 UCSD Women’s Basketball top Chico State 93-76 on Friday, Feb. 10. Brian Yip/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|basketball_brianyip3.jpg||UCSD Women’s Basketball honors their three graduating seniors after winning their last regular season home game, Saturday, Feb. 11. Brian Yip/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|basketball_brianyip4.jpg||The UCSD Men’s Basketball team drop their last two regular season home games. Brian Yip/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|deltaidol_brianmonroe.jpg||Members from every fraternity and sorority on campus showed off their talents at Delta Delta Delta’s Delta Idol event to raise money for St. Jude. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|dogs_alyssastockerkeefe.jpg||Students take a minute to unwind as they play with “Therapy Fluffies” at the Zone. Alyssa Stocker-Keefe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|garybias_sarahpark.jpg||Saxophonist Gary Bias performs at Revelle Plaza for a Black History Month luncheon. Sarah Park/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|kamau_andrewoh.jpg||UCSD music professor Kamau Kenyatta performs at the Loft. Andrew Oh/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|longboard_reggieballesteros.jpg||UCSD students longboard down the hills near Blacks Beach. Reggie Ballesteros/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|room_brianmonroe.jpg||Students threw plastic spoons at the screen as part of a movie screening event at Price Center Theater. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|room_ericnye.jpg||Students pose for a picture with Tommy Wiseau, maker of the infamous movie “The Room.” Eric Nye/Guardian{/becssg_c} ...

February 6th, 2012

{becssg}2012-02-06{/becssg}{becssg_c}0|brian_monroe_bombscare.jpg||A bomb squad technician operates a robot after a suspicious package was found at the Leichtag building on Monday, Jan. 30th. The package was later found to be harmless. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|brian_monroe_spiritswim.jpg||Athletes from various UCSD teams dive into Canyonview Pool to show Triton pride. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|brian_monroe_turkey.jpg||Members of the Armenian Student Association demonstrated with signs on Library Walk to raise awareness of the Armenian Genocide. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|chinese_sarahpark.jpg||Students perform in a dragon costume during Chinese New Year celebrations. Sarah Park/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|geiselspiral_brianmonroe.jpg||The staircase at Geisel Library seen from below. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|nolan_thomas_softball.jpg|| Nolan Thomas/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|shuttles_andrewoh.jpg||A brand-new shuttle picks up a student near Price Center on the way to the Regents parking lot. UCSD recently purchased five new eco-friendly shuttles to save operating costs. Andrew Oh/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|spiritnightbrian_yip_.jpg||The UCSD Men’s Basketball team broke their three game slump against CSU Los Angeles with a one-point win last Friday, Feb. 3. Brian Yip/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|spiritnightrobert_asami_.jpg||UCSD students pack RIMAC arena for the annual Spirit Night event. Robert Asami/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|spiritnightrobert_asami_2.jpg||The UCSD Men’s Basketball team broke their three game slump against CSU Robert Asami/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|twinsister_eric_nye_.jpg||Long Island-based indie-pop band Twin Sister perform at Porter’s Pub. Eric Nye/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|twinsister_robert_asami_.jpg||Long Island-based indie-pop band Twin Sister perform at Porter’s Pub. Robert Asami/Guardian{/becssg_c} ...

January 23rd, 2012

{becssg}2012-1-22{/becssg}{becssg_c}0|basketball_brianyip.jpg||The UCSD Women’s Basketball team celebrates after taking their 18th straight win. Brian Yip/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|basketball_brianyip2.jpg||UCSD students cheer on the men’s and women’s basketball teams in their weekend games. Brian Yip/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|basketball_nolanthomas.jpg||The UCSD bench cheers on the women’s basketball team to their 17th straight win on Friday, Jan. 20. Nolan Thomas/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|basketball_nolanthomas2.jpg||UCSD women’s head coach Charity Elliot leads the women’s basketball team to their 18th strraight win on Saturday, Jan. 21 against Humboldt State. Nolan Thomas/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|cisco_brian monroe.jpg||Cisco donated $10,000 to the UCSD athletics department on Friday, Jan. 20. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|colourist_brianmonroe.jpg||Band member from the Colourist warms up the crowd for Group Love at Porter’s Pub. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|grouplove_brian monroe.jpg||Guitarist from the Colourist shows his talent to the audience at Porter’s Pub. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|grouplove_ericnye.jpg||A singer of the band Grouplove energizes Porter’s Pub during their show. Eric Nye/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|grouplove_ericnye2.jpg||Members of Grouploave pump up the audience at their Porter’s Pub event. Eric Nye/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|grouplove_jodymak.jpg||Members of the band Grouplove grab the crowd’s attention at Porter’s Pub. Jody Mak/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|project_rishi-brianmonroe.jpg||Students on Library Walk painted henna on hands to promote the Rural India Social and Health Improvement project. They raise money during the year to carry out social projects in India over the summer. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|regentsmeeting_brianmonroe.jpg||Members of the UC Regents met with students and student leaders to discuss major events regarding the UC system. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|wintergamefest_sarahpark.jpg||UCSD students enjoy free game time at Winter Gamefest 2012. Sarah Park /Guardian{/becssg_c} ...

January 17th, 2012

{becssg}2012-1-16{/becssg}{becssg_c}0|basketball_brian_yip.jpg||The UCSD women’s basketball team won their 16th straight game after beating CSU East Bay and CSU Monterey Bay this weekend. Brian Yip/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|basketball_nolan_thomas.jpg||The UCSD men’s basketball team snapped their four game losing streak after beating CSU Monterey Bay on Saturday, Jan. 15. Nolan Thomas/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|calit2_andrewoh.jpg||Researchers at Calit2 are building a lifelike robot baby named Diego-san. This project is funded by the National Science Foundation. Andrew Oh/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|loftconcert_jody_mak.jpg||UCSD student band Tokyo Chan played at the Loft on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012. Jody Mak/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|pc_brian_monroe.jpg||Students enjoy a sunny day at Price Center. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|radicalrush_ericnye.jpg||Panelists including visual arts professor Ricardo Dominguez spoke at UCSD Radical Rush Week’s event at Porters Pub on Wednesday, Jan. 11. Eric Nye/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|reissmemorial_brian_monroe2.jpg||The parents of Karen Reis, a 2009 UCSD graduate murdered Jan. 1 in Coronado, spoke in her honor at a memorial held by the athletics department on Saturday, Jan. 12. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c} ...

January 9th, 2012

{becssg}2012-01-09{/becssg}{becssg_c}0|clics_BrianMonroe3.jpg||A group of approximately 50 students broke into CLICS on Monday of finals week in order to reclaim the space for usage. UCSD administration had closed CLICS at the end of the 2010-11 academic year. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|glass_BrianMonroe.jpg||Students at Fat Baby Glass mold and shape a mug during their last class at the UCSD Crafts Center. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|Occupy_BrianMonroe.jpg||Students camp outside Geisel Library to protest the police brutality at UC Berkeley and UC Davis, as well as the 81-percent tuition fee hike in the California school system. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|porters_JavierArmstrong.jpg||Los Angeles-based band The Grouch and Eligh performed at Porters Pub on Nov. 28 as part of their “How the Grouch Stole Christmas” tour. Other performers that night included Zion I and DJ Fresh. Javier Armstrong/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|Santa_Robert Asami.jpg||Members of Alpha Phi Omega volunteered to wrap presents for more than 100 local families in need. Robert Asami/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|sports_BrianYip.jpg||The women’s basketball team remains undefeated in 14 games after beating CSU Stanislaus and Chico State over the weekend. Brian Yip/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|undierun_BrianMonroe4.jpg||Students participate in the annual undie run during finals week of Fall 2011. Brian Monroe/Guardian{/becssg_c} ...

November 28, 2011

{becssg}2011-11-28{/becssg}{becssg_c}0|autumn_angelica_bongioanni.jpg||Many enjoy the natural environment at Mount Laguna, a camping site and daytime location an hour east of UCSD. Angelica Bongioanni /Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|autumn_angelica_bongioanni2.jpg||The end of autumn and beginning of winter can bring an array of colored leaves. Here the spirit of the season can be found at Mount Laguna, located an hour away from campus. Angelica Bongioanni /Guardian {/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|basketball_brianyip (2).jpg||Senior forward Lauren Freidenberg helped lead the Tritons to two weekend wins over Cal State San Marcos on Friday, Nov. 25 and Fort Lewis on Saturday, Nov. 26. Brian Yip/Guardian {/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|basketball_brianyip.jpg||Senior guard Chelsea Carlisle was named the tournament MVP, leading all scorers on Saturday, Nov. 26 with 29 points. Brian Yip/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|bbq_javierarmstrong.jpg||Alex Jo, a member of the student nonprofit organization, Kyrie Eleison, volunteers during a fundraiser on Library Walk selling Korean barbeque. Javier Armstrong/Guardian{/becssg_c}{becssg_c}0|chino_xl-saniya_husain.jpg||Chino XL attracts the audience as he opens up for Immortal Technique at Porter’s Pub on Nov. 19. Saniya Husain/Guardian{/becssg_c} ...