Saturday, December 14th 2019

UC Academic Lecturers Seek Improved Working Conditions

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter Academic lecturers play a key role in faculties across the UC system, can be found in any academic department, and teach...

UC-HBCU Initiative Aims to Increase African American Representation in UC Graduate Programs

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter This summer, a cohort of 26 students from across the country will come to UCSB as participants in the UC-HBCU Initiative,...

Cool Campus Challenge Nears End, but UCOP’s Climate Change Goal Remains

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter Over the past month, UCSB has been a participant in the Cool Campus Challenge, a UC-wide contest aimed at educating students...

New UC Librarian Contract Signals Progress for Union

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter On Thursday, March 28, the UC Office of the President (UCOP) announced that the University had reached an agreement with the...

State Auditor Calls For UCOP Financial Transparency

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter A 2017 audit from state Auditor Elaine Howle claimed that the University of California Office of the President (UCOP) failed to...

UCOP Introduces New Framework for Handling Sexual Assault Cases

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter The UC Office of the President (UCOP) announced on Friday, Mar. 1 that it was implementing an interim framework to address...

New Bill Could Allow Cal Grant Students to Receive Summer Aid

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter In a press release on Feb. 22, the University of California Student Association (UCSA), along with the UC Office of the...

Newsom Budget Proposal May Increase University Funding

Alex Ortiz Increased Cal Grant awards, shorter waits for therapy, and affordable housing are just a few of the many changes UCSB students can potentially...

SecretPost App Aids in Fight Against Oppressive Governments

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter A team of computer science and communications researchers at UCSB have developed an app that seeks to aid oppressed groups in...

CalFresh Benefit Allocations on Track to Resume in March

Sabrina Bui Staff Writer Last week, UCSB students receiving benefits from CalFresh, a federal program that provides food aid to low-income students, received their February benefits...