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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.

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EDITORIAL: Vote ‘Yes’ on the CAPS Fee Referendum

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The Triton endorses a ‘yes’ vote on the Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) Fee Referendum. In this year’s ASUCSD election, the student body will be voting …

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AS Endorsements 2020: Vote Alisha Saxena For AS VP External

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The Triton’s Editorial Board endorses BOLD vice president of external affairs (VPEA) candidate Alisha Saxena in the 2020 Associated Students of UC San Diego (ASUCSD) Election. …

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AS Endorsements 2020: Vote Samuel J.W. Fleet For AS VP Campus Affairs

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The Triton’s Editorial Board endorses Forward! vice president of campus affairs (VPCA) candidate Samuel J.W. Fleet for the 2020 Associated Students of UC San Diego (ASUCSD) …

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The Triton Will Not Endorse A 2020 ASUCSD Presidential Candidate

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The Triton’s Editorial Board will not be endorsing a presidential candidate in the 2020 Associated Students of UC San Diego (ASUCSD) Election. The Board believes that …

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Labs Need to Step Up, A Call for Undergraduate Research Reform

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Everyone wants to make their resume as strong as possible—at a STEM dominated school like UCSD, this means many undergraduates want to get experience working in …

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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 …