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UC Regents Propose Plan for UC Tuition Hike

Huiwen Jia and Noe Padilla Contributing Writer and News Editor At the Jan. 21-23 University of California (UC) Regents Board meeting, the topic of a tuition...

UCSB Graduate Students Advocate for Cost-of-Living Adjustment with Sickout

Noe Padilla News Editor Last Wednesday, U.C. Santa Barbara (UCSB) graduate students gathered in a sickout demonstration in which they all called off work sick in...

Governor Newsom Takes Action Regarding Homelessness Crisis

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter On Jan. 10, Governor Gavin Newsom released his proposal for California’s 2020-2021 budget plan. Of the many things Newsom allocated money...

UC Challenges Repeal of DACA at Supreme Court

Dana Dela Cruz Staff Writer WASHINGTON D.C. — The University of California appeared before the Supreme Court on Tuesday, Nov. 12, to challenge the Trump administration’s...

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...

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-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...