Editorials

The Guardian’s Editorial Board is composed of the sitting Editor in Chief, Managing Editors, News Editors and Opinion Editors. Editorials written by the Editorial Board represent only the opinion of a majority vote of the Editorial Board, and are not meant to necessarily reflect the views of the student body, the University of California, the UC Board of Regents or the Associated Students.

Joining the Protest

The new pension plan going into effect this July will place an unfair financial burden on UC employees. As students who see the hard work of these workers firsthand, we should support workers in the protest. ...

Driving Us Mad

Although an accumulated deficit means that cuts to buses must be made, the widespread student backlash in the past week means that UCSD Transportation Services should consider other options. ...

Filling Out Campus Survey is Advantageous for Students

To the thumb-twiddling cynic who wishes for change yet wallows in self-defeat with questions of “What difference does it make?” — your time is now. The UC Campus Climate Survey — open since Jan. 22 and available until the end of February — offers a simple chance for you to put your money where your mouth is when it comes to enriching your social experience at UCSD. Not to mention there are plenty of added perks. ...

The End of an Era

Although the University of California didn’t have the greatest five years under Yudof’s leadership, the resigning president worked behind the scenes to make attending a UC campus more affordable for low-income students. ...

Budget Surplus Should Mean Fewer Tuition Hikes

The Bluth Company rejoiced when CNBC’s Jim Cramer upgraded the stock status for the “Arrested Development” family’s business from “Sell” to “Don’t Buy.” California students may feel that California deserves the same sort of status upgrade after Gov. Jerry Brown’s Jan. 10 unveiling of his proposed $97.7 billion budget for 2014. ...