Sunday, December 16th 2018

UC Librarians Negotiate Salary Increases and Other Benefits

Arturo Samaniego Co-News Editor UC librarians are currently engaged in intense negotiations with the University of California Office of the President (UCOP) over matters concerning pay...

AFSCME Votes to Strike Between Oct. 23-25

Jarod Ramirez After voting on Oct. 8 and 9, members of the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Local 3299, the University...

UC Diversity Initiative Aims To Increase Faculty Employment of Underrepresented Groups

Alondra Sierra Isla Vista Beat Reporter The University of California announced on Sep. 26 that it will dedicate more than $7 million in funds per year...

UCOP’s Proposed Revisions Set Out to Elucidate Sexual Assault Concerns

Alondra Sierra Isla Vista Beat Reporter The UC Office of the President (UCOP) sent out proposed revisions to the Sexual Violence and Sexual Harassment Policy (SVSH...

UCSB Admits 32.4 Percent of Freshman Applicants

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter The University of California admissions remain competitive as recent data reveals a decrease in acceptance rates across the UC system. UCSB’s...

AFSCME Protests Cast Cloud Over UC Regents Meeting

Jacob Wong and Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter and News Editor The UC Board of Regents converged at UC San Francisco last Tuesday for its bi-monthly...

New State Budget Plan Means More for UC

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter Governor Jerry Brown’s newly revised budget plan seeks to stave off tuition increases by increasing funding for public higher education. Significant...

News in Brief: May 9 to May 15

CAMPUS A woman reported that a male she didn't know grabbed her buttocks at Campus Point without her consent at 10:20 a.m. Sunday morning, according to...

Regents Meeting Preview: State Audit Woes and Collective Bargaining

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter The University Of California Board of Regents will meet next Tuesday through Thursday at UC San Francisco for their bi-monthly board...

Annual Economic Forecast Summit Talks Trade and Mexico

Peter McMaster Economists, businesspeople, and diplomats gathered in Granada Theater on Tuesday to discuss the findings of the UCSB Economic Forecast Project in global, national,...