The Student News Site of University of California - San Diego

The UCSD Guardian

The Student News Site of University of California - San Diego

The UCSD Guardian

The Student News Site of University of California - San Diego

The UCSD Guardian

About Us

Serving thousands of readers weekly via a print edition and online at, The UCSD Guardian is the University of California, San Diego’s award-winning independent student newspaper, published by UCSD students for the UCSD community. We publish in print on Mondays during the regular academic year, with the exception of Summer Sessions, University holidays, and final examinations. The Guardian is a student-run department independently funded by advertising sales.

Our 2023-24 Editorial Staff

Editor-in-Chief | [email protected]
Raymond Tran

Managing Editor | [email protected]
Alexander Olsen

News Editor | [email protected]
Kaitlin Lee

Opinion Editor | [email protected]
Marcella Barneclo

Features Editor [email protected]
Vivian Dueker

Arts & Entertainment Editors [email protected]
Kamiah Johnson & Xuan Ly

Lifestyle Editor [email protected]
Bradley Beggs

Sports Editor | [email protected]
Kurt Johnson

Chief Copy Editor | [email protected]
Elise Jonas-Delson

Photo Editor [email protected]
Millie Root

Design Editors | [email protected]
Adalia Luo & Sonia McSwain

Art Editor | [email protected]
Ava Bayley

Web Master | [email protected]
Jocelyn Brossia

Multimedia Editor
 | [email protected]
Mia Martin

Data Visualization Editor [email protected]
Ifunanya Okoroma

Marketing Director | [email protected]
Ava Beisenstein

Advertising Director | [email protected]
Syndey Huynh

Business Manager
Vanessa Vasquez

Page Layout
Alfredo Vilano

Copy Readers
Chaz Cepielik-Weeks, Elise Garza, Alexandra Mirman, Kokoro Igawa, Cheng Zhang, Marjorie Pradhan

Page Designers

Ramya Ukkan, Dave Vo

*Full staff list available upon request

Comment Policy 

Comments submitted are screened by The UCSD Guardian before approval. We may choose not to approve comments that we determine to be overly prejudiced, mean-spirited, obscene, or that serve primarily as personal attacks. 

Anonymity Policy

The UCSD Guardian may grant anonymity to sources if the information is direct knowledge, deemed vital to report, and only available under conditions of anonymity. Editor’s Notes shall accompany an article with an anonymous source to briefly outline the particular conditions of anonymity. Questions or concerns regarding the authenticity or accuracy of anonymous material should be brought to our attention immediately. 

Contact Us

Every Monday for 30 issues per year, The UCSD Guardian’s print and online issues connect you directly with thousands of students, faculty, and staff. Contact us today to discuss your best marketing options or ask questions about our coverage.

Mailing address: 9500 Gilman Drive, 0316 La Jolla, CA 92093-0316

Location Student Center Bldg. A, upper level

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# Name E-mail Phone
1 Editorial Office [email protected]  
2 Marketing Office [email protected]  
3 Advertising Office [email protected] (858) 534-0466
4 Business Manager   (858) 534-6845
5 Webmaster [email protected]  
6 News Editor [email protected]  
7 Opinion Editor [email protected]  
8 Features Editor [email protected]  
9 Lifestyle Editor [email protected]  
10 A&E Editor [email protected]  
11 Sports Editor [email protected]  
12 Photo Editor [email protected]  
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