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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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Star Trek Icon George Takei to Speak at UCSD

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Actor and civil rights activist George Takei will give the DeWitt Higgs Memorial Lecture in the Price Center West Ballroom at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, April …

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UC Employs Predominantly White Men

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The University of California (UC) system employs predominantly white men as administrators and faculty members, according to the Left Out college diversity report released this month …

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UCSD Appoints New Executive Director of HDH

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The University of Texas at Austin Housing and Dining Executive Director Hemlata Jhaveri will serve as the new Executive Director of Housing Dining Hospitality (HDH) after …

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Chancellor Khosla Verbally Commits to Funding the Undocumented Student Center Past 2020

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Chancellor Pradeep Khosla committed full financial support past the 2020 fiscal year to the UC San Diego Undocumented Student Center during questions and answers at an …

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Chancellor Confirms University Art Gallery Will Not Become a Classroom

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Chancellor Pradeep Khosla confirmed that the University Art Gallery will no longer be considered to be converted into a classroom. However, the gallery currently has a …

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#NeverAgain Movement Leader David Hogg Rejected from UCSD

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David Hogg, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School senior and a student leader of the #NeverAgain movement against gun violence, was rejected from UC San Diego on …

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UCSD Fires Teaching Center Director Without Reason; Hires Administrator’s Wife Instead

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More than 70 faculty members are asking for answers after the Director of the Center for Engaged Teaching (CET), Jace Hargis, was terminated from his position …

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What is Tapingo and Why is HDH Talking About it?

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Tapingo, an independent app that already is in place at a number of colleges, launched at UC San Diego in February. The app allows people to …

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Chancellor Khosla: UCSD is not a “STEM” School

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UC San Diego Chancellor Pradeep Khosla visited and took questions from the Associated Students of UCSD (ASUCSD) Council on February 28. For a little bit over …

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UCSD Students Participate In Nationwide Walkout Against Gun Violence

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Over 400 students at UC San Diego participated in a nationwide walkout against gun violence on Wednesday at the Silent Tree in front of Geisel Library. …