Monday, June 17th 2019

News Briefs 1/6-1/14

Campus Senators at the Wed., Jan. 13 Associated Students Senate meeting passed A Bill to Amend the Legal Code of the Office of the Student...

News in Briefs: May 9 to May 16

CAMPUS Syrian EDM musician Omar Souleyman performed in Storke Plaza on Monday evening as part of his U.S. tour for his latest album, To Syria,...

International Edition: Mysterious Death of Argentine Lawyer Raises Questions

Gilberto Flores National Beat Reporter Taking a rare look at international news, Argentina made headlines around the world when the mysterious death of a prosecutor rocked...

Race Matters: UCSB Joins in Solidarity with the University of Missouri

Madeleine Lee Staff Writer The University of California, Santa Barbara’s Black Student Union joined the nationwide demonstration to show solidarity with the University of Missouri protests...

Godzilla El Niño: El Niño Could Increase the Risk of Both Flooding and Coastal...

Hollie Jinks Illustration by Robert Perez Recent studies have suggested this winter’s upcoming El Niño event could be the largest ever witnessed. If this is true, sea...

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...

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...

Ballot Spotlight: Propositions 62 and 66

Chelsea Viola National Beat Reporter Propositions 62 and 66 are two conflicting measures on the California ballot regarding the state’s death penalty. Proposition 62 proposes the...

UC Campus World Rankings Drop

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter The University of California has experienced a drop in standing in the Quacquarelli Symonds World University Rankings by Subject. The Quacquarelli...

News in Brief: Jan. 31 to Feb. 6

CAMPUS Chancellor Henry Yang announced that professor emeritus Joseph Polchinski passed away on Feb. 2. Polchinski taught in the physics department, joining the faculty in...