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Keystone XL Pipeline Construction Back on the Drawing Board, States Review Pros and Cons

Julian Moore National Beat Reporter On Monday, the State Department moved one step closer toward its decision on whether it will build a controversial international pipeline...

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...

Student Activist Network Hosts Speakers For Annual Convention

Dylan Goldman Organizers at the Santa Barbara Student Activist Network (SAN) hosted speakers representing a myriad of causes, including black, undocumented, Arab-American, and other forms...

UCSB Ph.D Student Among Inaugural UC Free Speech Center Class

Xiaotong Zhou Staff Writer The University of California’s National Center for Free Speech and Civic Engagement announced its inaugural class of 10 fellows earlier this month....

New Title IX Regulations Enacted Despite Backlash from UC

Alondra SierraFeatures Editor In the midst of a global pandemic, as colleges and universities rush to decide plans for...

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...

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...

UCOP Voices Concerns Over Proposed Changes to Title IX Policies Regarding Sexual Assault and...

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter In a press release issued earlier this month, the UC Office of the President (UCOP) voiced concerns regarding the U.S. Department...

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order to Combat Vaping Epidemic

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter On Sept. 16, Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order aimed at combating the vaping epidemic in today’s youth. The order...

Constitutional Interpretation Divides Will Shape Upcoming DACA Decision

Ariel Andres Contributing Writer By the end of June 2020, the Supreme Court will make...