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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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Coffee Cart Arson Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

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A woman accused of setting fire to four UCSD Fairbanks coffee kiosks on campus late last Sunday pleaded not guilty in court today, according to Times …

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Yellow OFO Bikes to be Removed from Campus by Friday

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All yellow OFO bikes will be wheeled off campus by the end of the day tomorrow. UCSD Transportation Services ordered OFO to remove all bikes immediately …

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Four Fairbanks Coffee Carts Set on Fire, Possible Arson

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Campus police officers arrived at the Social Sciences Building (SSB) to find the coffee cart actively burning late Sunday evening. Within forty minutes, three more carts …

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Results from the 2017 Associated Students Election

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The Associated Students Elections Committee announced the final 2017-18 Associated Students council voting results on Friday, Apr. 14 at Round Table Pizza. Lesly Figueroa of Students Determined …

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Election Turnout Reportedly Under Five Percent

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Two sources in connection with Associated Students claimed that AS election voter turnout was under five percent as of yesterday. While the Election Committee will not …

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AS Elections 2016-17: Tara Vahdani, President

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When she’s not helping her residents, leading campus tours during Triton Day, volunteering at the Triton Food Pantry, or fulfilling any number of responsibilities, junior Tara …

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AS Elections 2016-17: Dennis Yeh, President

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Junior Dennis Yeh calls himself “the anti-slate candidate.” Running as an independent, Yeh’s platform for AS President focuses on reforming the AS budget, increasing funding for …

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AS Elections 2016-17: Gus Guerrero, President

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“If I ask you to make a PB&J sandwich, everyone here will have a different way of making a PB&J sandwich, right?” This is how Gus …

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AS Elections 2016-17: Lesly Figueroa, President

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“How is it possible that at a renowned institution like UCSD, students are finding themselves both food and housing insecure?” Lesly Figueroa, the Student Manager at …

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AS Elections 2016-17: Refilwe Gqajela, VP of External Affairs

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Refilwe Gqajela has a second home in the Oakland Public Library System. For Gqajela, the impact of libraries and the resources they provided her hometown of …