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Chancellor Gillman, It’s Time To Cancel Class

Editor’s Note: Today, March 10, UCI Chancellor Howard Gillman released an email stating that UCI will be transitioning to a remote...

The Recall Of The Senate Is Not Unfounded

Every Senator in the ASUCI Senate is in jeopardy of being recalled as of March 7, as individual petitions for each...

5 Things That Would Be Better Than The Bullet Train

Recently, the California High Speed Rail Authority released its new plan for the construction of the long-awaited bullet train, putting the...

Animal Crossing New Horizons Shines In Nintendo’s Latest Direct

March 20 is an exciting day for video game fans worldwide for two equally exciting reasons. Bethesda and Nintendo, two well...

A Witch Walk Of Love

Soft yellow fairy lights and herbal aromas filled the streets. White tents selling crystals, teas and candles stood in front of...

“Anti-Greta” And The Audacity For Institutions To Use Youth To Fight Their Own Problems

A conservative think tank, Heartland Institute, hired a 19-year old girl from Germany as their spokesperson in a disappointing attempt at...

Coronavirus Can Be A Reason To Save The North Korean People

If any country can handle an outbreak like the coronavirus, it’s going to be South Korea. Yet, the small peninsula continues...

The Girl Scouts Of Capitalist America

Another year, another season where your self-control is yet again tested by ambitious little girls with a hand ready to take...

The Morality Of Eugenics

World renowned biologist Richard Dawkins tweeted on Feb. 16 that eugenics could be implemented for humans on a practical level, if...

‘Parasite:’ How It Became My New Religion

I’m calling it right now: 2020 will be the year for Asians. Sure, we were given a rocky start with the...

“The Bachelor” And Why The Model Minority Is Not A Model To Follow

It’s Season 24 of ABC’s “The Bachelor,” which entails the usual drama and intense engagement from the show’s loyal fans.

Give Justice To Weinstein’s Victims

Harvey Weinstein’s defense team recently cross-examined Jessica Mann, who accused Weinstein of raping her in 2013. Weinstein was a prominent film...

NEWS

First COVID-19 Death In Orange County

Orange County officials reported the county's first death due to COVID-19 on March 24. The individual was a man in his 70s...

Undergraduate Creates Brave Spaces Program To Empower Students

Brave Spaces, a year long course, seeks for students to share their narrative through digital storytelling. The student initiated program was created...

First Confirmed Case Of COVID-19 At UCI

A non-student resident of UCI’s graduate housing tested positive for COVID-19 according to an announcement from the Medical Director of the UCI...

ENTERTAINMENT

UCI Drama’s “Living Out” Sparks Empathy And Awareness

Plunging their audience into the brutally truthful world of working mothers in today’s culture, the Claire Trevor School of the Arts’ Drama...

“Onward,” Pixar’s Latest Original Film, Is An Emotional Standout

The 2010s marked a dominance of sequels for Pixar, with the studio releasing only four original films during the decade — “Brave,”...

Bakugo And Deku Finally Team Up In the Beautifully Animated Movie “My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising”

It is no surprise that it has become a smash hit at the box office as it left fans, both old and new, craving more and setting the bar high for future anime films to come.

SPORTS

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...

UCI Men’s Volleyball Defeats Grand Canyon University In Four Sets

No. 7 UCI Men’s Volleyball team defeated No. 8 Grand Canyon University Antelopes, 3-1 (25-17, 25-23, 24-26, 25-18) on Feb. 28 at...

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