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2020 ASUCSD Election Results: AS Enters a BOLD New Era

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The Associated Students of UC San Diego (ASUCSD) Election Committee announced the final 2020 election results on Friday, May 22 at 7:30 p.m. via Zoom webinar. …

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UC Regents Vote to Phase Out SAT/ACT College Admissions Requirement

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The University of California (UC) Regents voted unanimously to phase out the SAT and ACT test requirements for its college admissions process during their May 21 …

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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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Voigt Drive Closed Until Fall 2021 for Reconstruction Project

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On April 17, UC San Diego announced the full closure of Voigt Drive between Lot P701 and Campus Point Drive, near the UC San Diego Medical …

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BOLD and Forward! Slates Compete in 2020 ASUCSD Elections

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Campaigning for Associated Students of UC San Diego (ASUCSD) campus-wide elections began on Sunday, May 10, after a delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic. There are …

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UCSD to Provide Widespread Recurrent COVID-19 Testing

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UC San Diego announced plans today to make COVID-19 testing widely available for over 5,000 students still living on campus as the first step in the …

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Fall 2020 Instruction Will Be Offered Remotely

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A notice sent by the University of California San Diego to incoming students yesterday and to the rest of the student body today confirmed that remote …

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Kate Zegans Elected 2020-21 Managing Editor

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Kate Zegans was elected as Managing Editor of The Triton for the 2020-21 school year by The Triton’s Editorial Board at the end of Winter Quarter …

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Ella Chen Re-elected 2020-21 Editor-in-Chief

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Ella Chen was re-elected as the Editor-in-Chief of The Triton for the 2020-21 school year by The Triton’s Editorial Board at the end of Winter Quarter …

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A Conversation on COVID-19 with UCSD’s Dr. Schooley, Dr. Scioscia, and Dr. San Miguel

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This article was written in collaboration with The UCSD Guardian. This interview has been condensed and edited for clarity. Earlier this week, UC San Diego Assistant …