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A Vietnamese Kitchen’s Legacy: A Fusion of Food and History

by Jocelyn Contreras “It all started with my grandmother. She loved to travel.” In a small and crowded room, a mother and daughter sat facing...

Students Encourage Mimi Walters to Support Daca

By Ashley Duong Protests organized by the Korean Resource Center (KRC) and student interns from UCI began on Oct. 2, encouraging representative Mimi Walters...

UCI Trustee Receives Damages in Sexual Harassment Case

Fraud, defamation and sexual harassment lawsuits involving UCI trustee Bruce Cahill concluded recently with the jury awarding Cahill $610,000 in damages. In May...

UC Responds to News of DACA Termination

By Ashley Duong With the recent presidential administration’s announcement of plans to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA) in just under...

California Responds to Trump’s Paris Decision

California lawmakers, scientists and educators have begun protesting President Trump’s decision on Thursday to pull the Unites States out of the Paris Climate...

Regents Discuss Audit and Place Cap on Nonresident Enrollment

The University of California Board of Regents assembled last week from May 16 to May 18 at UC San Francisco for its bimonthly...

Governor Jerry Brown Releases Revised State Budget

By Nicole Wong California Governor Jerry Brown released his revised plan for the state budget last Thursday, May 11. The revision provides funding for...

UC Regents Authorize Investigation of the Office of the President

The University of California Regents authorized an independent consultant to investigate issues related to the State Audit of the UC system, particularly the...

Former U.S. Ambassador Speaks in OC on U.S. Involvement in Syrian Conflict

Former U.S. Ambassador to Syria, Robert S. Ford, spoke about the complexities of the ongoing civil war in Syria during a talk organized...

UC Audit Reveals $175 Million in Undisclosed Funds

By Eliza Partika The UC Office of the President reserved $175 million in excess reserve funds, paid faculty and staff atypically high wages and...

Secretary of Education DeVos Halts Student Loan Reforms

By Eliza Partika Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos cancelled the Obama administration’s June 2016 memos for student loans, which  included benefits for loan borrowers...

First System-Wide Title IX Coordinator Formulates Plan for UC

By Eliza Partika In honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the University of California’s first system-wide Title IX Coordinator, Kathleen Salvaty, held a press...

OPINION

Refugee Camps and COVID-19

Not many of us have expected to be in a pandemic caused by COVID-19. Our lives have been put on pause. However,...

How UCI Students Can Practice Sustainability

In recent years, the consequences of climate change have become a looming threat to the lives of communities across the world. This...

Defining Self-Worth

The COVID-19 pandemic has confined us into our homes. Though we still have professional and academic responsibilities to fulfill, the extra time...

ENTERTAINMENT

UCI’s Dance Department Hosts Their First Online Performance

May 14 would’ve marked the opening night of UCI Dance Department’s annual undergraduate choreography showcase, “Physical Graffiti.” The shift to remote rehearsals...

UCI Student’s Short Film, ‘Overcast’ Sees Great Success at Festivals

While the graduating class of 2020 faces a lot of uncertainty, one UCI senior will be leaping into his future career with...

“Fetch the Bolt Cutters,” A Perfect Pitchfork 10 and Indigenous Land Acknowledgement

It’s been eight long years since Fiona Apple released her last album “The Idler Wheel,” but she wasted no time pushing for...

SPORTS

Letter From The Sports Editors: Changes In The Sports Section Due To COVID-19

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic occurring, it is evident that live sporting events are in a hiatus during this time. There...

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...