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Napolitano’s Threat Against Striking Graduate Students Is A Threat To All Of Us

UC President Janet Napolitano has threatened to dismiss UC Santa Cruz graduate students after two months of non-union approved “wildcat” strikes...

Pep: Can Early HIV/AIDS Infections Be Prevented?

By Sadaf Qadir With 36.7 million people living with the HIV infection globally as of 2015, it is clear that HIV has a...

Life’s a Climb: New U’s Features Team Reflects on their College Career

by Elyse Joseph College for me ain’t been no crystal stair. I had a rough start. I stumbled for a while. I even took...

CRISPR: Taking Advantage of the System

by Henry Chang When the police record criminal profiles on a blacklist, they know the identities of major threats. Single-cell organisms called bacteria are...

What’s Next for Dreamers at UCI?

What's Next for Dreamers at UCI? Nidia Bello Advocates for the Dream Act by Karen Meza Nidia Bello is a motivated UCI student who devotes her...

60 Second Science: Whose Fault? North American Earthquakes

60 Second Science Whose Fault?: North American Earthquakes by Sharmin Shanur The earthquake in Mexico City last Tuesday has shaken people all around the world. With...

Moving to Change: A Trip to Panama with Movement Exchange

by Rae Michaud with Jazley Faith I became involved with Movement Exchange in 2015 after seeing a flyer advertising the opportunity to travel abroad...

Looks that Last: UCI’s Fashion Interest Group Walks the Spring Runway

By Elyse Joseph Melodi Flack walks down the runway of the UCI Fashion Interest Group’s 10th Annual Spring Fashion Show. Her dress is designed...

Best Places to Nap on Campus

By Brandon Phan Many people say “sleep is for the weak,” to which I say “that’s nice.” In fact, studies everywhere show that sleep...

Five Types of People Found at UCI’s Starbucks

By Kaitlin Hurtado A long line winds through the lobby of UCI’s Student Center Starbucks, where students table-hop to get closer to an electrical...

Summer Blunders: Two UCI Students Share Their Embarrassing and Troublesome Summers

by Summer Wong A couple summers ago, my friends and I were invited to a beach party with the rest of our high school...

Benched at UCI: 6 Facts About the Aldrich Park Benches

By Iris Ruvalcaba It costs  $5,000 to get a plaque of your choice on a bench at the heart of the UCI campus. This...

OPINION

The New Constitution Will Make It Impossible To Recall The Senate, Don’t Vote For It

On Feb. 25, the ASUCI Senate passed Legislation R55-43, The 2020 Constitutional Reform Act, with 14 yays and four nays, meaning that...

The World Should Learn From Taiwan In Fighting The COVID-19 Crisis

If the world learns from anyone about how to handle the COVID-19 crisis, it should learn from Taiwan. Despite its close proximity...

Letter From The Managing Editor: Addressing Faulty Assumptions Made By The ASUCI Senate Parliamentarian

Usually a letter of this nature comes from the Editor-In-Chief, but given that the Editor-In-Chief is the reporter in this situation, this...

ENTERTAINMENT

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Provides A Virtual Escape For Millions Of People In Quarantine

How are you coping with the Coronavirus quarantine? Well, you may be escaping your confinement by embarking on a deserted island adventure...

Tiger King: A Drug-Fueled Journey Of Danger And Debauchery

March of this year has seen the arrival of many earth-shattering and ground-breaking developments, from a nationwide lockdown to congressional insider trading....

UCI Drama’s “Living Out” Sparks Empathy And Awareness

Plunging their audience into the brutally truthful world of working mothers in today’s culture, the Claire Trevor School of the Arts’ Drama...

SPORTS

COVID-19’s Effect On Sports

The day began like any ordinary day at UCI on Tuesday, March 10.

UCI Men’s Basketball Suffers Defeat To CSUN 72-70 On Senior Night

The UC Irvine Men’s Basketball team lost to the Cal State Northridge Matadors in their final regular season game ending 72-70 at...

UCI Men’s Volleyball Defeats Grand Canyon University In Four Sets

No. 7 UCI Men’s Volleyball team defeated No. 8 Grand Canyon University Antelopes, 3-1 (25-17, 25-23, 24-26, 25-18) on Feb. 28 at...