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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 San Diego to Move to Division I Sports

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UC San Diego will join the NCAA Division I Big West Conference and begin the transition to Division I sports, reports confirm. Big West Conference Commissioner …

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UC Announces Title IX Student Advisory Board

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The University of California Title IX Office opened applications last Tuesday for students interested in serving on a student advisory board that aims to provide students …

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The Top 10 Highest Paid UCSD Employees are All Men

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Of the 10 highest paid UC San Diego employees, none are women, according to the University’s annual payroll data. 19 of the 20 highest paid employees …

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Irwin Jacobs Reminisces About UCSD's Origins

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In honor of Muir College’s 50th anniversary, Irwin Jacobs, Sc. D., a founding college faculty member and large-scale donor, spoke on the evolution of UC San …

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Planes Above La Jolla Are Consistently Loud, Study Confirms

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Prompted by complaints from La Jolla residents, a new study released on Oct. 11 blames a perceived increase in aircraft noise over the last year on …

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Someone Actually Rings the Geisel Chimes Every Day. Seriously.

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The chimes that play every hour from Geisel Library are not a recording. 74 individual chime bells make up the carillon, one of UC San Diego’s …

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Class Withdrawal Deadline Moved to Week 6 Starting Fall 2018

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The UC San Diego Academic Senate voted to move the course withdrawal deadline to the end of Week 6 starting Fall Quarter 2018. The UCSD Academic …

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Prof. Thomas Healy Disputes National Free Speech Narrative in Talk at UCSD

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Atlantic contributor and Seton Hall Constitutional Law Professor Thomas Healy spoke about free speech on college campuses and the limits of free speech last Wednesday in …

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UCSD Hosts Annual “BladeRunner” Fencing Tournament

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The UC San Diego fencing team hosted the 22nd annual BladeRunner Tournament last weekend, featuring participants from various fencing clubs all over California, as well as …

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CSE 134B Midterm Study Guide Defaced with Racial Slur; Professor Responds

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The online study guide for the CSE 134B midterm was defaced 86 times with the word “nigger” by an unnamed student on Sunday, Oct.29 at around …