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Editorial: Disclaimer

This editorial explains the official policy of the New University newspaper. We neither endorse nor distort the opinions and content published in the...

Editorial: Annual Political Apathy Critique

  It’s that time of year again, where Ring Road is flocked with different platforms vying for your vote in the election during week...

Editorial: The Smoke Of UCI Smoke-Free

After winter break, UC Irvine students, staff and faculty were greeted with a new “smoke and tobacco-free” campus policy (with the exception of...

Editorial: A Public Service Announcement

We want everything, and we want it fast. Why should we worry about cooking when we can grab fast food across the street?...

Editorial: Give Us Your Money A$AP

Let’s have a little chat about hypocrisy. Let’s talk about the abject absurdity of pat-down searching thousands of individual students in search of marijuana...

Editorial: The Financial Miseducation

With financial and economic hardships plaguing the nation, a logical assumption would be that people are now taking a closer look at their...

Editorial: NapolitaNO-NO-NO

If by now you haven’t heard about former Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano’s appointment to the position of UC President, we don’t...

Editorial: Save The New University

In the 48 years of this school’s existence, we have made breakthrough discoveries, won championships, witnessed history, suffered through tragedies, brought prestige to...

Editorial: In Reference to Referendums

By Editorial Board Spring quarter is upon us once again. For some, this time just means nicer weather and excitement that the school year...

Editorial: Endorsement, Yes on Prop 30

It’s no secret that Americans are hurting. Money is tight, education is in danger, political debate seems to be at an all-time high. In...

The Demographics of Democracy

As the final weeks of campaign season come to an end, our presidential candidates are scrambling for votes across the nation. We’ve reached...

Editorial: Standardization Tests Teachers

There was a time when society acknowledged two kinds of knowledge: book smarts and street smarts. Test-taking ability and common sense. Even though...

NEWS

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...

Orange County Moves Into Stage Two of California’s Resilience Roadmap

The City of Irvine announced on May 23 that Orange County had officially been given permission to move into the second stage...

ENTERTAINMENT

‘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...

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...

SPORTS

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...

COVID-19’s Effect On Sports

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

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