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The news team investigates and reports stories around campus to provide objective truth to the student community. Any information that affects the UC San Diego student body falls within this section, and we do our best to follow any leads and break stories. We seek to cover every story with a critical and investigative lens.

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Student Advocacy and Activism Highlighted at the #SpeechMatters Conference

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The third annual #Speech Matters conference, hosted by the UC National Center for Free Speech and Civic Engagement, took place on April 20th and 21st. The …

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UCSD Students Protest for Cops Off Campus

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Regrettably, I was late to the Cops Off Campus protest, but it wasn’t hard to find it through the booming, charismatic chanting on La Jolla Farms …

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Thousands Protest Israeli Occupation of Palestine in San Diego and L.A.

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On May 15, thousands of people rallied together around the world to commemorate the 73rd anniversary of Nakba Day and demonstrate against the displacement of Palestinians …

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Kate Zegans Re-Elected Managing Editor

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Kate Zegans was re-elected as Managing Editor for the 2021-2022 school year by The Triton’s Editorial Board. The vote was held at the end of Winter …

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Caroline Rodriguez Elected As 2021-2022 Editor-in-Chief

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Caroline Rodriguez was elected to be the 2021-2022 Editor-in-Chief (EIC) by The Triton’s Editorial Board. The vote was held at the end of Winter Quarter 2021. …

CoronavirusNewsUC System

UC System Creates Largest Vaccine Mandate in Higher Education

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The University of California (UC) announced that it is considering plans to require students, staff, and faculty to receive a COVID-19 vaccination before returning to campus …

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UC Cops Off Campus Coalition to Hold Work Stoppage and Protest

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The University of California (UC) Cops Off Campus coalition is organizing a nationwide day of refusal to advocate for the dismantlement of college police on all …

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COVID-19 Vaccinations Now Available to Students at RIMAC

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UC San Diego announced that students will be eligible to receive their vaccination at the Recreation, Intramural, and Athletic Complex (RIMAC) starting April 15. Students are …

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Class Of 2020 Calls For UCSD to Hold An In-Person Commencement Ceremony

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Several Class of 2020 graduates are calling on UC San Diego to hold an official commencement ceremony for their class after the University announced on April …

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UCSD Ends Two Year Housing Guarantee

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UC San Diego’s Housing Dining Hospitality (HDH) will no longer provide a two-year housing guarantee for students’ first two years on campus. The new policy replaces …