Monday, October 21st 2019

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...

Student Organizers Demand Response from UC Board of Regents

Alondra Sierra Isla Vista Beat Reporter Student organizers in support of fair contracts for UC workers gathered at the UC Board of Regents meeting on Wednesday...

UCOP Sends Travel Recommendations Amidst Complicated China-U.S. Relations

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter Students at UC Davis and UC Berkeley awoke to an unusual warning early last Monday. On Jan. 14, the UC Office...

Push for Open Access Publishing Might Leave Elsevier in the Dust

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter Negotiations between the University of California (UC) and scholarly journal publisher Elsevier for a new contract are approaching its termination, as...