Friday, November 17th 2017

The Bottom Line Wins First National Awards

Gwendolyn Wu Editor-in-Chief The Bottom Line received its first national awards at the ACP/CMA National College Media Convention in Dallas, Texas on Saturday. Gwendolyn Wu and Shomik Mukherjee,...

Student Activist Network Hosts Speakers For Annual Convention

Dylan Goldman Organizers at the Santa Barbara Student Activist Network (SAN) hosted speakers representing a myriad of causes, including black, undocumented, Arab-American, and other forms...

UCSB Students’ Families Affected by Wildfires

Sofia Quinones Fire crews have almost fully contained wildfires that have devastated the Northern California wine country since Oct. 8. Lasting damage, however, extends to...

Brown Vetoes Title IX Bill While Sexual Assault Survivors Take Action

Arturo Samaniego and Shomik Mukherjee National Beat Reporter and News Editor Students took action on Thursday to respond to the United States Secretary of Education Betsy...

End of Federal Perkins Loan Will Affect UCSB Students

Dylan Goldman   University of California, Santa Barbara students receiving the federal loan program known as the Federal Perkins Loan will need to look for...

Governor Brown Signs ‘Sanctuary State’ Bill to Protect Undocumented Community

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a state senate bill Thursday that will limit cooperation between local law enforcement and federal immigration...

Would An Online UC Education Work? Students Aren’t Sure

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter Public higher education may be accessible online one day, especially if a California politician can secure an initiative on the 2018...

Student Workers Decry ‘Large’ UC Employee Pensions

Arturo Samaniego and Shomik Mukherjee National Beat Reporter and News Editor The University of California is facing more backlash from UC Santa Barbara student workers, this...

UC Sues Department of Homeland Security Over DACA Repeal

Gwendolyn Wu Editor-in-Chief The University of California announced Friday morning that it will sue the Department of Homeland Security for its “unlawful” repeal of the Deferred...

Another State Audit, More Criticism of UC Practices

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter The University of California Office of the President has come under fire once again over questionable practices revealed by a...