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San Diego is bringing back Silicon Beach

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Forbes 30 under 30 came out just a few weeks ago, and it seems that San Diego had two top notch representatives: Daniel Lee and Sarah Guthals, who are both UCSD alums. Both also are actively running their startup ventures from sunny San Diego, a trend that to many who aren’t closely following the scene may find incredibly odd.

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The Curious Case of the Disappearing Culture

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It is 4:30 pm and the setting sun is beaming right at me from an open door in the Structural and Mechanical Engineering building’s Visual Arts …

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Dear Kendall*

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I’m sorry. Kendall*, you don’t know me well; we met only once on a night I’m sure you want so badly to forget. After an hour …

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Why UCSD will never have its own Mark Zuckerberg

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Entrepreneurship is a hot topic for many in our generation…and for a good reason. We live in a generation where some of our biggest cultural idols …

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Why Meme Ads Don’t Work

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Be me. Or at least, be the me I was when I was a freshman in 2012. The world is bright, you’re still being a little …

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Dear Donald

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For the first time ever, I am scared to go home. I was raised in the suburbs of Orange County, and I love my little city …

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An Interview with Gabe Cohen, Editor of the Koala

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This interview was conducted over Facebook between Gabriel Schneider, editor-in-chief of the Triton, and Gabe Cohen, editor-in-chief of the Koala. It’s worth noting that The Triton …

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New UCSD Bikepaths… Aren’t

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This Fall Quarter as part of the reworking of Peterson Hill, UCSD unveiled its first campus core bike path (the only bike-friendly arterial of its kind). …

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SD Hacks: The Aftermath

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A few weeks ago, UC San Diego experienced its first ever inter-collegiate hackathon, SD Hacks. More than a year ago, I decided that I wanted to …