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.

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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 …

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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 …

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My DEI Experience: Successful Accidents and Failed Intentions

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Last quarter, I audited ANTH 21 on a day when the class had a discussion about privilege. The professor asked, “Can someone experience white privilege without …

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Sun God: A Supposedly Fun Event I’ll Never Go to Again

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You stand in a quarter-mile line for too long. You scratch the skin under the wristband you’ve been wearing since Thursday that was at first annoying, …

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Is Sun God Really Worth it Anymore?

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As another Sun God passes, I’m reminded of just how much the festival has changed during my time as an undergraduate. As a prospective student, I’ve …

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An Elegy for the Bookstore (As We Know It)

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As another Triton Day comes and goes, I am reminded of my first visit to this campus. As it was for many of us, it was …

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Editorial: Make Space for Student Journalism #SaveStudentNewsrooms

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It’s been one year since we released our editorial for #SaveStudentNewsrooms, calling on UC San Diego administration to acknowledge student media. What has changed? Not much. …