Monday, September 16th 2019

HOPE 805 Promotes Mental Wellness and Community in the Wake of Natural Disasters

Alondra Sierra Isla Vista Beat Reporter This past weekend the Camp Fire, California’s deadliest and most destructive wildfire to date, was officially contained, but the emotional...

UC Board of Regents’ Quarterly Meeting Discusses AFSCME Negotiations and Other Student Issues

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter The UC Board of Regents met at UCSF Mission Bay from Nov. 13-15 for their quarterly meeting, where the main focus...

Resistance and Resilience: Thousand Oaks Remembrance

Dominick Ojeda Multimedia Beat Students and faculty of UCSB joined together in remembrance of friends and family lost to gun violence, this time for the lives...

UC System Salary Report Releases; UCSB Ranks Near Bottom

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter The California State Controller’s Office released the UC system’s 2017 payroll information last week, including the average salaries for employees at...

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...