Opinion
Has this ever happened to you? Something about UC San Diego frustrates you to no end and you feel like standing on a (metaphorical) platform and proclaiming: Hey, all of us should care!!! Well, look no further than our Opinion section, where you’ll be doing just that … just, a little more eloquently, using pointed articles.

OpinionStaff Op-EdStudent Life

COVID-19 is not the Senior Send-Off We Deserve

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Only a couple of weeks ago, I was excited by the potential of my last spring quarter at UC San Diego. After spending all of Winter …

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UCSD Needs to Standardize Podcasts Forever, Not Just for Spring Quarter

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Amidst fears of COVID-19, UC San Diego has requested that professors podcast starting Spring Quarter 2020. However, it should not have taken an epidemic to temporarily …

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COVID-19: Thoughts and Concerns from a Chinese Student

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If you are in one of UC San Diego’s meme Facebook groups, you may have seen this meme and other jokes about COVID-19, a type of …

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Editorial: ASUCSD Violated Student Trust With a Private Senate Meeting

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The Triton’s Editor-in-Chief Ella Chen filed a grievance against ASUCSD last night. Read the grievance here. On January 15, 2020, the Associated Students of UC San …

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Starving on Dining Dollars: Eating on Campus with Food Sensitivity

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Last school year, before Warren College’s dining hall Canyon Vista went under construction, my roommates and I would go there for dinner almost every night. There …

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SUBMISSION: A Letter from a Victim in Response to the IFC’s Decision to Slate Two Members of Sigma Chi

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Editor’s Note: The Triton granted anonymity to this writer because the case is still ongoing and any details made public about her case, her identity, and …

OpinionStaff Op-Ed

Fractured Experience: A Student Body Divided into Six Colleges

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UC San Diego has not only made it harder for students to organize and gather but has also restricted students from getting the full college experience. …

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A Place to Call Home: The Question of Transfer Housing

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I vividly remember one day early last year, barely into my first quarter as a transfer student at UC San Diego, when I had to go …

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Submission: Open Letter to the Leadership of The San Diego Union-Tribune

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This letter comes from a place of compassion and desire to see this great city’s newspaper thrive in these trying times. There are proactive steps we …

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A Call for Studying—Not Cramming

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A few weeks ago, I saw a meme that was poking fun at how many students feel as if they are just regurgitating information on exams …