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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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Spirit Night NoDAPL Protesters Release Statement of Intent

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Around 40 protesters staged an action in RIMAC Arena during the men’s basketball game at halftime on Friday, Feb. 3rd. TerrillJames Kānealiikeikiokaāina Iron-Moccasin Kapalehua (Lehua), a …

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UCSD students participate in UC-wide action against the Dakota Access Pipeline

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Students and community members gathered in front of Silent Tree yesterday afternoon to protest the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL). Organized by members of the Native American …

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Chinese student organizations denounce Dalai Lama as commencement speaker

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On Thursday morning, students and faculty received an email from Chancellor Pradeep Khosla announcing the 14th Dalai Lama as this year’s all-campus commencement speaker. As part …

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CSE department organizes in response to Trump’s immigration ban; discusses ethical responsibilities

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Students and faculty in the UCSD Computer Science and Engineering department held an emergency meeting this evening at 6 p.m. to address and organize its opposition …

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UCSD groups unite to protest Trump’s immigration ban

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Approximately five hundred people gathered on Library Walk this afternoon to rally in response to President Trump’s executive order on immigration, banning all refugees and immigration …

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UC Regents approve tuition hike beginning fall 2017

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The UC Board of Regents approved a 2.5 percent tuition hike to go into effect starting fall of 2017 in a meeting earlier today. Other hikes …

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Hundreds rally on campus; demand UC to denounce Trump

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Hundreds of UCSD students, faculty members, and staff demanded the University’s denunciation of the Trump presidency during a walk-out strike and public rally on Jan. 20. …

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Some IM sports at UCSD ban women from being goalies; double points for goals by women

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Under the current rules by UCSD Recreation, co-ed intramural (IM) sports allow men and women to play on the same teams, but several of the sports …

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OceanView opens doors after 2 years of remodeling

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After two years of construction, OceanView, formerly Oceanview Terrace, held a grand opening event in Thurgood Marshall College on Wednesday to showcase its newly renovated dining …

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UC vows to protect its undocumented students; will not enforce federal immigration laws

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The University of California announced Wednesday afternoon that it will not collaborate with government agencies to enforce federal immigration law. The official statement listed policies that …