News
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.

CampusLocalNews

Celebration at Preuss kicks off mid-coast trolley construction

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A groundbreaking ceremony for the 11-mile extension of the San Diego Trolley’s Blue Line was held on Manchester Field at the Preuss School over the weekend. …

CampusLaborNews

UCSD skilled workers protest stalled contract negotiations

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Members of The Teamsters Local 2010 Skilled Trade Workers Union gathered around Library Walk to protest stalled negotiations with administrators to form a fair contract on …

CampusNews

Golden State Warriors Visit RIMAC Arena For Preseason Training

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Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors returned to UCSD’s RIMAC arena for preseason practice for the second year in a row. The Warriors arrived in …

CampusNews

Student Wins Academic Integrity Case Against UCSD

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After five years of pursuing a lawsuit against UCSD, former student Jonathan Dorfman won an academic integrity case after being expelled for allegedly cheating on a …

CampusNews

Students Host Second Annual ‘SD Hacks’ Hackathon

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Nearly 1,000 students attended the second annual SD Hacks, a 36-hour hackathon during which students from UCSD and around the country built a project from scratch …

LocalNews

An Interview with Barbara Bry, City Council Candidate for District 1

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Barbara Bry is an entrepreneur, a teacher, a journalist, a mom, and a community volunteer. She is currently running for City Council District 1, which includes …

CampusNews

University to Meet Increasing Student Population with Campus Expansion Over Next 15 Years

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Over 7,000 new students joined UCSD this Fall, and as the student population increases, concerns over the university’s ability to accommodate more students with current resources …

CampusNews

Taco Villa Opens on Campus

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Taco Villa, after nine months of construction, opened its doors in the Old Student Center on Thursday, September 15. Featuring over 40 items, the restaurant’s menu …

NewsUC System

UCSD to Utilize $151,000 Pledge to Improve Student Food Security

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The UC Office of the President announced a $3.3 million pledge to combat food insecurity throughout the UC system in July, with $151,000 allocated to each …

CampusNews

UCSD Professor Finds Causal Link Between the Zika Virus and Microcephaly

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Dr. Alysson Muotri, associate professor in the Department of Pediatrics/Cellular and Molecular Medicine at UCSD, and his lab recently found a causal link between the Zika …