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Veganism (Oh, Boy, Buckle Up)

Oh, vegans. For some, the mere thought of veganism is gut-wrenching and appalling. Sacrificing meat? How on earth is such a...

Synchronous vs. Asynchronous Learning

UCI faculty members are finding themselves educating students through Zoom due to the coronavirus. Despite Zoom’s meteoric rise in popularity, it...

We Should Only Solicialize In Moderation Once Lockdowns End

Wuhan, China lifted its lockdown restrictions on April 8 to little enthusiasm after the insurmountable damage COVID-19 caused to the city since...

There Are Reasons Why Tuition Hasn’t Changed

UCI Student Affairs, the Office of the Vice Provost for Teaching & Learning and the Graduate Division sent out an email...

Vote Yes On The New ASUCI Constitution

Over the course of eight hours on Feb. 22, the ASUCI Constitutional Convention met to deliberate a new form of government....

The New Constitution Will Make It Impossible To Recall The Senate, Don’t Vote For It

On Feb. 25, the ASUCI Senate passed Legislation R55-43, The 2020 Constitutional Reform Act, with 14 yays and four nays, meaning...

The World Should Learn From Taiwan In Fighting The COVID-19 Crisis

If the world learns from anyone about how to handle the COVID-19 crisis, it should learn from Taiwan. Despite its close...

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...

NEWS

Disneyland To Remain Closed Despite Recommendations From County Health Officials

California Gov. Gavin Newsom signaled that amusement parks in the state will continue to remain closed until further notice, despite recommendations to...

ASUCI’s Virtual Aldrich Park After Dark

ASUCI hosted a virtual Aldrich Park After Dark (APAD), their annual welcome week concert, which featured artists San Holo, Amber Mark and Smino on Sept. 29. The event was held virtually this year due to the COVID-19 safety procedures.

Trump Visits Newport Beach For Fundraising Event In Homestretch Of Election

President Donald Trump was in Orange County this afternoon to attend a private campaign fundraiser hosted by tech mogul Palmer Luckey.

ENTERTAINMENT

Netflix’s “Social Distance” Explores Interpersonal Connection Amidst the Pandemic

Netflix, now the most recognized streaming giant, has been endlessly releasing content of all themes and genres, making a quarantine-themed anthology seemingly...

Body Shaming In Ballet: Yes, It’s Still Happening

Dear Dance Community, we are not replaceable. Ballet is not all wine and roses, nor is it always pink...

‘American Murder: The Family Next Door’ Challenges Chris Watts’s Defenders

Editor’s Note: This review contains spoilers for Netflix Original “American Murder: The Family Next Door.” Jenny Popplewell’s recently released...

SPORTS

Jeron Artest: Player On And Off The Court

Jeron Artest, son of former Laker star Metta Sandiford-Artest, is making a name for himself on the UC Irvine Men’s basketball team...

The Big West And Its Undivided Push For Change

The Big West Conference announced their efforts to solve the issues of the pandemic, racial injustice and voter suppression with their formation...

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...

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