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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,...

Editorial: Why Supporting Student Journalism Matters

On Support Student Journalism Day, the New University joins dozens of campus publications nationwide in declaring the profound importance of independent student newspapers...

Editorial: Twenty-Eighteen, The Start of Something New

by Megan Cole Since I joined the New University as a staff writer three years ago, the field of journalism — and alongside it,...

Editorial: UCI Elections, Why You Should Vote for Measure U

Since 1965, the New University has recorded UCI’s history through weekly issues highlighting everything from sports events to campus clubs to political uprisings....

Editorial: Our Take On The California Ballot

Prop 51: Yes Proposition 51 supports a state-issued $9 billion in bonds to fund improvement and construction for K-12 schools and community colleges. While...

Editorial: ‘Eaters in Rio, A Sad Show of School Spirit

One of the biggest events of the summer was the 2016 Rio Olympics. After months of hype and excitement, billions of viewers come...

Editorial: Less Than Half Full, Beyond Basic Conservation

Most of us have seen some water apocalyptic type photo — no snow in high altitude mountains, dry aquifers and lakes and rescinding...

Editorial: UC Regents vs State of California, Students Suffer in a Funding Battle

In September, the UC Regents voted and approved to hand down chancellor pay raises to four of the UCs, including our own beloved...

Editorial: Dear Parking

Dear Parking, Quite frankly, we have some concerns. At the time of writing this, 261 students and student organizations have signed ASUCI’s “Dear Parking” letter....

Editorial: Farewell from the 2013-2014 Editorial Board

Wow! What a year! We can’t believe it’s finally over. We remember when we were just bitch-ass freshmen trying to live life in...

Editorial: Our Expression Of Solidarity With UC Santa Barbara

To the community of Santa Barbara and all the friends and family members who have been affected by recent acts of violence, we...

Editorial: The School Year In Review

Welcome to the 2013-2014 UC Irvine year in review: start the stock piano music and get ready to reminisce about all the things...

NEWS

Trump Administration Rescinds ICE International Student Visa Policy Amidst Panic Over Fall Quarter

UCI Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs Willie L. Banks, Jr. announced that international students are now required to enroll in at least...

California Sues Trump Administration Over International Student Visa Policy

California has become the first state to sue the Trump administration over newly announced visa rules that could force thousands of international...

UCI Student Receives 2020 Strauss Scholarship

UCI junior and cognitive sciences major Karishma Muthukumar has received the 2020 Strauss Scholarship. Provided by the Donald A. Strauss Public Service...

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...

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