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UCSD Developing Face Masks which can Detect the Coronavirus

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UC San Diego is developing a face mask with a sensor attached that can detect the novel coronavirus. The mask will consist of a test strip …

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COVID Cases on Campus Fall After Initial Surge, Testing Efforts Increase

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The number of UC San Diego students testing positive for COVID-19 has fallen since the beginning of winter quarter, after an initial surge in infections among …

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Students & Faculty Subject to Disciplinary Action for Sharing COVID Tests from Campus Vending Machines

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As part of the updated Return to Learn plan for Winter Quarter 2021, UCSD has introduced 11 vending machines stocked with self-administered COVID-19 tests across campus. …

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New Campus Mask Mandate Comes As Cases Surge in San Diego County

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In an attempt to prevent the spread of COVID-19 following a recent rise in detected cases both on-campus and in San Diego County, UCSD has implemented …

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Remote Work at UCSD Extended Until End of Winter Quarter

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Nancy E. Resnick, UCSD’s chief human resources officer, released a statement to campus staff on October 20 announcing that UCSD employees will be allowed to continue …

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The New Normal at UCSD

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The UCSD student experience feels more fractured than ever. With remote learning distancing our relationships to campus and each other, what it means to be a …

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Return to Learn draws criticism as UCSD reveals 47 tested Positive for COVID-19 since April

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According to UCSD’s latest testing dashboard, at least 47 students and 21 campus employees have tested positive for COVID-19. This tally includes tests beginning April 3 …

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COVID-19 hits student workers hard: ‘’It took away my only source of income”

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Just ten weeks ago, the UC San Diego bookstore was bustling with activity. The store was filled with students grabbing scantrons, picking up extra pencils, and …

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ASUCSD Reallocates $1 Million to COVID-19 Relief Grants

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The Associated Students of UC San Diego (ASUCSD) Senate approved a proposal to reallocate approximately $1 million of their funds to COVID-19 relief aid during their …

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Campus Life During A Pandemic

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“I used to have 131 residents in my building. Now only five or six have stuck around… I remember complaining about how much noise my residents …