Saturday, April 20th 2019

UC Backs Affirmative Action in Supreme Court Case

Kelsey Knorp National Beat Reporter Top University of California officials supported affirmative action admissions policies last week in a brief submitted to the U.S. Supreme Court...

Clinton, Rubio, and College Affordability

Gilberto Flores National Beat Reporter Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) announced their 2016 presidential campaigns this past Sunday and Monday,...

White House Backs Use of Body Cameras for Law Enforcement, California Sees Early Results

Gilberto Flores National Beat Reporter Responding to an online petition in the aftermath of the police shooting of an unarmed teen in Ferguson, Missouri, the White...

UCSB Student Petitions for Transparency from the UCOP

Andrew Delvasto Staff Writer Students are circulating a petition to ask that the University of California be more transparent about tuition breakdowns, following the controversial state...

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...

State Audit Reveals UCOP Withheld $175 Million

Chelsea Viola National Beat Reporter A California state audit released last Tuesday reported that the University of California administration withheld $175 million in budget reserve funds,...

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...

Congress Approves Farm Bill, UCSB Students React

Allyson Werner National Beat Reporter President Barack Obama signed the $956 billion farm bill on Friday, Feb. 7, at Michigan State University, which will replace crop...

Congressional Hopefuls Court UCSB

Kelsey Knorp National Beat Reporter Student issues were central to Thursday’s congressional debate between seven of the ten candidates running to replace Rep. Lois Capps next...

Regents Meeting Preview: Spotlight on Transfer Student Enrollment and the UCOP

Chelsea Viola National Beat Reporter The UC Board of Regents are set to meet at University of California, San Francisco over the span of three days...