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Editorial: Daron Woods for 2018-2019 A.S. VP of Campus Affairs

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Daron Woods is the current Transfer Senator at UCSD and has served in three positions at San Diego City College—as Campus Wide Senator, Senate Vice President, …

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Editorial: Caroline Siegel Singh for 2018-2019 A.S. VP of External Affairs

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Facing a university administration rejecting compromise with its students, a state government failing to allocate money for its public universities, and a national government threatening to …

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Editorial: Kiara Gomez for 2018-2019 A.S. President

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Kiara Gomez is prepared to apply her years of experience navigating Associated Students spaces to make her vision of UC San Diego’s student government a reality. …

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Academic Freedom Should Not Excuse Woody Allen’s Pedophilia

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In theory, “UC San Diego is dedicated to creating a safe and respectful community through awareness, education, and prevention of sexual assault and violence.” When the …

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Geisel Library Rejecting Plan B for Vending Machines is Callous and Short-sighted

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Since 2013, emergency contraceptive pills (ECPs), more commonly known as “Plan B,” have been legally available to people of all ages over the counter. Half a …

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UCSD Should Respect Students' Preferred Names

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Last November, The Triton received an email from university officials, requesting that we use their branding guidelines when talking about the school. “Using UC San Diego …

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Editor's Note: Withdrawal of Endorsement for AS President

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In light of recent circumstances, The Triton Editorial Board withdraws our endorsement of Associated Students Presidential candidate Tara Vahdani and endorses Lesly Figueroa. We find the …

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The Triton's 2017-18 Election Endorsements

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Editor’s Note, 4/11/2017: In light of new information regarding former Presidential candidate Tara Vahdani, the Editorial Board rescinds our former endorsement and endorses Lesly Figueroa. An …

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AS Endorsements: Matthew Arrollado for Vice President Campus Affairs

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The only executive running unopposed, Matthew Arrollado convinced this Editorial Board that he has a thorough understanding of the position of Vice President of Campus Affairs. …

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AS Endorsements: Refilwe Gqajela for Vice President External Affairs

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Throughout the course of the election season and her time here at UCSD, Refilwe Gqajela has repeatedly demonstrated that she is both intentional in spaces she …