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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.

CampusCoronavirusNews

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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Students Push for Disability Honor Society at UCSD

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Delta Alpha Pi International Honor Society (DAPi) was introduced at UC San Diego in September of 2020 by graduate researcher Marina Nakhla and faculty member Adam …

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Roger’s Urban FarmLab To Be Evicted and Relocated On Campus

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In a post to their Facebook page on November 12, Roger’s Urban Farmlab (RUF) claimed that they were being evicted and forcibly relocated from their decades-old …

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Option To Text 911 Now Available in San Diego County

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UC San Diego announced on January 20 that students, staff, and faculty living in San Diego County can text 911 in case of emergencies.  This can …

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UC Announces Return to In-Person Instruction by Fall 2021

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The University of California (UC) announced on January 11 that it is planning for all 10 UC campuses to return to mostly in-person instruction by Fall …

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AS Senate Passes Stipend Increase for Senators and AVPs in Fall Budget

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The Associated Students at UCSD (ASUCSD) Senate finalized their fall budget on October 21 during their weekly Zoom meeting. This meeting featured two key changes: an …

CampusCoronavirusNews

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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Outdoor Classrooms Open on UCSD Campus

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On November 9 as part of UCSD’s Return to Learn program, two new outdoor complexes will be opened on campus. These structures will serve as lecture …

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UCSD Students can now Pass/No Pass their Fall Quarter Classes until January 29

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On December 8, The Educational Policy Committee (EPC) of the Academic Senate announced they will allow undergraduate students to retroactively select Pass/No Pass as their grading …

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Nobel Laureate and Researcher Mario Molina Passes Away at 77

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Mario Molina, UCSD Professor and recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1995, died at the age of 77 on October 7 in Mexico City. …