• Congress Republicans Take Steps to Repeal Affordable Care Act Republicans in Congress have advanced plans to repeal the Affordable Care Act, otherwise known as “Obamacare,” through  budgetary resolutions passed on Jan. 12 and 13. Thirteen...

  • Nearly 200 UC Irvine students and faculty members protested and marched across UCI’s campus last Friday, Jan. 20 as Donald J. Trump was inaugurated 45th President of the United States. During the “J20 Walkout,” students...

  • Janet Napolitano Announces She is Undergoing Cancer Treatments UC Regents President Janet Napolitano was hospitalized last Monday, Jan. 16 due to side effects from ongoing cancer treatment. She was diagnosed with cancer in August 2016,...

  • UC Irvine administrators announced plans last week to run a student fee referendum for funds to build a new Student Wellness and Health Building on campus. The proposal, given last Tuesday at an ASUCI Senate...

  • By Eliza Partika UCI’s New Narratives: Conversations on Identity and Culture series continued Jan. 19 with a roundtable discussion titled, “In Search of Our Humanity: Finding Common Ground in the Midst of Political Divisiveness.” The...

  • The University of California announced last Thursday that Kathleen Salvaty would become the first systemwide Title IX Coordinator for the UC. Title IX is the federal law which prohibits discrimination based on sex in a...

  • Governor Jerry Brown released his proposal for the 2017-2018 California State Budget last Tuesday, Jan. 10. The plan focuses on balancing the budget and includes combating poverty, improving transportation infrastructure and increasing education funding, as...

  • After being granted a fee waiver for the remainder of the 2016-17 academic year, ASUCI reconsidered its proposal to leave the University of California Student Association (UCSA), opting to wait until the end of spring...

  • This week, ASUCI is hosting a special election to fill vacant positions in the ASUCI Senate. Voting began yesterday, Jan. 16 at 9 a.m. and will conclude on Friday, Jan. 20 at 5 p.m. Senator...

  • UCI’s Associate Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs, Auxiliary Services, Resource Planning and Housing, Dan Dooros, recently proposed an increase of nearly 500 beds in Middle Earth by 2019. The housing expansion would provide space for...