by Ashley Meneses She cleans the restrooms and buildings surrounding the campus, but is never noticed. She’s invisible — a ghost unable to talk or interact with the students or staff on campus. Her name is Guadalupe Jacobo, a service worker at UCI. Jacobo is a forty- two-year-old woman with dark brown eyes and dark […]
SPORTS: Men’s volleyball will duke it out with professional teams from Argentina, Holland and Korea.
By the age of ten, I ran away with the Boxcar children, fought alien species with the Animorphs, traveled through a wardrobe to Narnia and attended Hogwarts with Harry, Ron and Hermione. I was an orphan, a superhero, an adventurer and a witch.
REGENTS: The New University interviews UC President Mark Yudof about the fee increase and budget.
College campuses are filled with hungry students craving delicious, affordable food. Luckily, UCI Hospitality and Dining Services are more than ready to meet that need. While most students were away during the summer, several important dining changes took place on campus. The most obvious is the addition of Panda Express, Jamba Juice and Wahoo’s Fish Taco in the Student Center. Wahoo’s is still under construction with a grand opening on Oct. 12.
When I found out about a Persian film festival in Toronto dedicated to young filmmakers exclusively from Iran, I immediately packed my bags and bought tickets with money from my savings. My aspirations for making films in Iran after college drew me to this festival, especially given that the judges were some prominent filmmakers flying in from Tehran. However, hours before my flight was set to depart, I was informed by Shahrokh Bahrololumi, the organizer of the festival, that the festival was postponed.
We all want to prepare our meals faster, purchase our ingredients at cheaper prices, and make our meals healthier. And by “all,” I mean the uncommon college student who takes the time to cook his or her own healthy meals. But in the collegiate culinary world, the diet of the average college student consists of Top Ramen, Diet Coke and fast food.
With a 4% acceptance rate in its first year, UCI Law has been the most selective law school in the country. Of the 2,741 applicants for the inaugural class, only 110 students were accepted. High-caliber students and selectivity demonstrate that UCI Law school is well on its way to achieve its goal.
PROTEST: UC-wide walkout draws in over 500 students, faculty, service workers and groundskeepers at UCI.
OUTREACH: Grant shortfall leaves popular outreach with less money and doubts for next year’s program.