Saturday, January 18th 2020

UCSB Offers Summer Journalism Trip to Jerusalem

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter At the end of this academic year, UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) students will have the opportunity to strengthen their journalistic skills...

UC Challenges Repeal of DACA at Supreme Court

Dana Dela Cruz Staff Writer WASHINGTON D.C. — The University of California appeared before the Supreme Court on Tuesday, Nov. 12, to challenge the Trump administration’s...

California’s History of Fire Prevention and Safety

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter On Oct. 31, the Maria Fire ignited around 6 p.m. in Ventura County, burning close to 9,500 acres of land previously...

Ady Barkan Uncovers U.S. Healthcare with Screening of New Video Series at UCSB

Edward Colmenares Contributing Writer On Oct. 29 at UCSB’s Pollock Theater, activist Ady Barkan premiered his short video series "Uncovered: Health Care Conversations With Ady Barkan."  Through...

Her Campus Instagram Hack Leads to Newfound Empowerment

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter Her Campus is an online magazine with over 300 chapters in 11 different countries, aimed at empowering college-aged women through articles...

Students Organize Demonstration Against Sexual Assault in Response to Fraternity Incidents

Kyle Dent A.S. Beat Reporter On Oct. 31, near The Arbor, a demonstration was held in support of survivors of sexual violence following at least five...

Jane Weiss Awarded Golden Tennis Shoe Award for Anti-Gun Violence Activism

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter Earlier this month, Washington state Senator Patty Murray awarded the Golden Tennis Shoe Award to Jane Weiss for her anti-gun violence...

Global Ambassadors Program Supports International Students at UCSB

Marion Pochard Contributing Writer Beginning this quarter, UCSB’s Office of International Students and Scholars (OISS) has created The Global Ambassador Program, which is meant to help...

Petition Created to Increase Availability of Asian American Studies Courses at UCSB

Risa Mori Contributing Writer Earlier this month, a student at UCSB created a petition on Change.org demanding an increase in the availability of Asian American ethnic...

University Silent Regarding Multiple Sexual Assault Cases on Fraternity Property

Kyle Dent A.S. Beat Reporter Since mid-October, students at UCSB have been notified of at least three different instances of sexual assault on fraternity property via...