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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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UC Releases Executive Order Requiring Flu Vaccinations

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Outgoing University of California President Janet Napolitano released a UC system-wide executive order requiring students, faculty and staff to receive influenza vaccinations universally by November 1, …

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The UC Reaches New Publishing Agreement with Springer Nature

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The University of California (UC) announced a new four year contract with global research publisher Springer Nature on June 16. The contract, spanning from 2020-2023, will …

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Students and Staff Push to Rename Muir College

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Students, faculty, and staff at UC San Diego are pushing to rename John Muir College in response to Muir’s history of racism.  According to Muir College …

CampusCoronavirusNews

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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Black Student Union Releases Demands to UCSD

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On June 22, the Black Student Union (BSU) released a statement of demands to UCSD that required university response by June 26. Since the statement was …

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ICE Reverses Policy that would Force International Students to Leave the US

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At a federal hearing this morning, the Department of Homeland Security and US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced that they will rescind their latest policy …

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UC System to Sue Federal Government Over New ICE Policy

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The University of California (UC) system announced plans on Wednesday, June 8 to sue the federal government for violating students’ rights with a new policy which …

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UC Announces New President to Replace Janet Napolitano

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The University of California (UC) announced at the Board of Regents meeting this afternoon that Dr. Michael V. Drake will be replacing Janet Napolitano as the …

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Black Students at UCSD Share Their Experiences Protesting Police Violence

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If you were watching the protests in La Mesa, they looked nothing like how the La Mesa Police Department described them, according to Alexander Pile.  “It …

CampusNewsStudent Government

ASUCSD Approves Resolution Supporting UCSDPD Defunding, UCPD Abolishment

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The Associated Students of UC San Diego (ASUCSD) passed a resolution during a special meeting on June 17 expressing support for defunding the UCSD Police Department …