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Friday, February 28th 2020

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...

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order to Combat Vaping Epidemic

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter On Sept. 16, Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order aimed at combating the vaping epidemic in today’s youth. The order...

UC’s Stand Against Government

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter On Sept. 27, 2019, the UC Board of Regents filed a brief in the U.S. Supreme Court challenging the Trump Administration’s...

UC Regents Votes to Raise Nonresident Tuition

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter On Thursday, May 16, the UC Board of Regents voted to raise nonresident student tuition by 2.6 percent ($762) annually during...

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...