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World Renowned Professor Named Director of Cal-(IT)2 UCI's Division of the California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology lea

Irvine Meadows West Scheduled for Closing

To the dismay of many of its residents, UCI's Irvine Meadows West trailer park is scheduled to close on July 31, 2004. Students currently living in th

Transfer Applicants Denied UC Admission, Refunded Fees

UCI is no stranger to the strains of the California budget crisis, as 771 transfer student applicants will be denied admissions in winter 2004 and ref

Spike Turns One Year Old

Birthday wishes sailed from Vice Chancellor Juan Francisco Lara to Hawaii's Pana'ewa Zoo as UCI's officially adopted anteater Spike celebrated his one

News in Brief

UCI Ranks 12th Among U.S. Public Universities The annual U.S. News and World Report college rankings listed UCI for the second year in a row as 12th

Labor Rights Advocate is Appointed UC Regent

Just added to the UC Regent board on Sept. 9 is Dolores Huerta, co-founder of the United Farm Workers Union along with fellow labor and civil rights l

UCI Takes Action Against Illegal Music Downloads

In an attempt to educate students about the federal Digital Millennium Copyright Act, which requires prompt response to claims of copyright infringeme

OPINION

George Floyd Would Still Be Alive Today

We watched another Black man get murdered at the hands of the police. George Floyd told the officer who had his knee...

Orange County: The Shame of California

At a time as critical as this one, the popular saying, “Orange County is the Florida of California” has never felt more...

Artificial Crisis at UCI: Austerity or Humanity? How Disposability Politics Guides the University’s Treatment of Students and Workers

Editor's Note: This article has been updated with links to resources for Student-Worker Week of Action, USASUCI and the BSU at UCI.

ENTERTAINMENT

Taylor Swift’s ‘Folklore’ Reimagines Storytelling Through Perspective and Artistically-Crafted Lyrics

Taylor Swift surprised fans on July 24 with a 16-track album entitled “Folklore,” bringing a new, folksy sound to Swift’s eighth studio...

‘Defending Jacob’ Is An Unsettling Crime Drama Focused On Family

Created by Mark Bomback and based on William Landay’s novel of the same name, “Defending Jacob” is not your typical murder mystery...

The Show Must Go On(line): 10 Picks For Theatre-Related Content To Watch During Quarantine

The art and business of live theatre have taken an enormous hit in the wake of COVID-19. Broadway went dark on March...

SPORTS

Big West Postpones Fall Sports

The Big West Board of Directors announced on July 20 that the Big West Conference (BWC) fall sports competition would not be...

UCI Men’s Basketball Player Tommy Rutherford Laments Abrupt End To Season

On game days, UCI Men’s Basketball senior Tommy Rutherford eats breakfast at around eight or nine in the morning, begins his stretches in the weight room, shoots around and grabs a balanced pre-game meal that consists of carbs, protein and some veggies. He prepares for the game by going over the film of the opposing team and discussing the team’s game plan with his coaches and teammates. Sometimes he allows himself to take a nap and takes about an hour more for shooting around. When all his ritualistic pre-game preparations are over, his team has their warm-up time on the court. Finally, it’s time to play basketball.

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...