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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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Chancellor Khosla Praises Trump Administration's Decision to Block Qualcomm Takeover

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Chancellor Pradeep Khosla and other UC San Diego staff members were surprised and appreciative of President Donald Trump’s executive decision on Monday to block a proposed …

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UC Regents Raise Tuition for Out-of-State Students

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The UC Board of Regents voted in favor of raising non-resident tuition today, 12 to 3, during a meeting held at UCLA. The proposal to increase …

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Napolitano Proposes Guaranteed Admission for Community College Students

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UC President Janet Napolitano announced in a speech last Wednesday that she wants the Academic Senate to explore how to guarantee admission to academically eligible community …

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Student Frustrations Boil Over at HDH Forum

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Dozens of students gathered in front of a panel of dining administrators at the Revelle Formal Lounge for the Housing Dining Hospitality (HDH) Open Forum on …

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A Happening: Visual Arts Recreates “SWEET WALL” by Allan Kaprow

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On Thursday, March 8, around 1:00 p.m., people walking through the eucalyptus path connecting the Sun God statue to Library Walk had curious and confused expressions …

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Virtual Reality Club Draws 100 Students to its First Hackathon

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The Virtual Reality (VR) Club hosted UC San Diego’s inaugural HackXR, a unique event for aspiring developers, from Feb. 23 to Feb. 25. The three-day hackathon …

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CALPIRG Fee Collection, Transportation Fee Extension Up for Student Vote

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Students will vote on two referendums this year: whether or not statewide organization CALPIRG Students can continue collecting voluntary pledges via the campus billing system, and …

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Only One Political Party Running for ASUCSD

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For the first time in possibly 10 years, Associated Students of UC San Diego (ASUCSD) elections have a single political party, referred to as slates, running …

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UCSD Students Debate Abortion Access Amid Push for Statewide Bill

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UC San Diego students Rachel Pryce and Caroline Siegel-Singh debated in the local newspaper on Wednesday over the possibility of abortion pills being distributed on campus. …

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UCSD Students Receive $11,701 Grant to Build Autonomous Underwater Vehicles

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Yonder Deep, an undergraduate student organization at UC San Diego, was awarded a full budget of $11,701 by the Marine Sciences Academic Senate Resource Committee to …