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UCI Nurses Hold Candlelight Vigil And Demand Access To Protective Gear Amidst Coronavirus Pandemic

The California Nurses Association organized a candlelight vigil outside of UCI Medical Center’s Douglas Hospital on April 20.  The event was...

Interactive Coronavirus Twitter Map Launched By UCI Research Team

An interactive coronavirus map, created by UCI computer science professor Chen Li and his research team, was officially launched on April...

UCI Team Develops App To Trace The Spread of COVID-19

A UCI team is in the process of developing a new app, TrackCOVID, that maintains user privacy while tracking the spread...

ASUCI Senate Passes Legislation That Conflicts With ASUCI Constitution

The ASUCI Senate passed a legislation that will allow recalled ASUCI senators to determine and manage the ASUCI budget for the...

California Gov. Issues Tax Exemption On Certain Medical Supplies To Combat State Shortage

California Gov. Gavin Newsom issued an Executive Order on April 7 placing a suspension on taxes for certain protective medical supplies...

UCI’s FRESH Basic Needs Hub Continues To Serve Students Despite Recent Break-In

UCI’s FRESH Basic Needs Hub was broken into on Saturday, April 11. An email sent by UCIPD described the suspect as...

ASUCI Chief Justice Resigns From Judicial Board

ASUCI Chief Justice Michelle Abundis resigned from her seat on the ASUCI Judicial Board...

Schools In Southern California Alter Grading Policies In Light Of COVID-19

California schools and universities are altering their pass/no pass policies to suit the new virtual learning environment as students are impacted...

Sanders Drops Out of the Democratic Primary Election Leaving Biden to Become the Presumptive Nominee

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders officially dropped out of the Democratic Primary on April 8 following major losses in key states, clearing...

UCI Administration Announces Decision To Charge Full Tuition For Spring Quarter

Campus officials notified UCI students of the university’s decision to charge students full tuition for the spring quarter in an email...

UCI’s Soulstice League Goes Digital Following Cancellation of Soulstice

UCI’s annual talent show and competition, Soulstice, was canceled in light of recent measurements to safeguard individuals from the increased spread...

ASUCI Senate Does Not Pass The Special Election Timeline For Recall Elections Again

The ASUCI Senate did not pass the legislation proposing the special election timeline needed to hold the recall special election which...

OPINION

The Curse of Adaptations

Adaptations have never been a thing of ease for most beloved, iconic pop culture phenomenons. It may be an actual curse that...

Post Graduation: What Do You Do?

One common goal all UCI students share is the completion of their degree. We work towards this goal for our entire undergraduate...

To Mask Or Not To Mask? That Is The Question.

“The Age of COVID,” “Living in the Corona Century” and “The Warring Twenties” are just a few of the future history book...

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...