Sunday, March 24th 2019

Senate Vocalizes Support for AFSCME 3299 Workers

Lauren Marnel Shores Campus Beat Reporter On Wednesday, the Associated Students Senate unanimously passed a resolution in support of the unionization of workers on UC campuses...

Faculty Raises Postpone CSU Strikes

Monica Itxy Quintanilla Staff Writer To avoid a systemwide faculty strike, California State University Chancellor Timothy White and the California Faculty Association have settled on an...

College Outreach Efforts Miss the Diversity Mark, Study Says

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter A new study on college outreach efforts highlights a focus by colleges on targeting wealthy and predominantly white students at the...

Two Aid Workers Unintentionally Killed By US Drone Strike

Gilberto Flores National Beat Reporter President Obama has taken full responsibility for the accidental deaths of two al-Qaeda hostages killed by a drone strike in the...

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...

Million Student March: UCSB Students to March for Progressive Higher Education Reforms

Gilberto Flores News Editor A coalition of student-led campus organizations at the University of California, Santa Barbara have spent the last couple of months preparing to...

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...

Open Seat, Open Season

Kelsey Knorp National Beat Reporter So far, the race to replace Rep. Lois Capps as Santa Barbara’s voice in Congress remains as crowded as the 2016...

Brain Connectivity Research Produces Breakthroughs on Cognitive Function, Raises New Questions

Giuseppe Ricapito Staff Writer A University of California, Santa Barbara research team has broken new ground on the anatomy of the human brain and its relationship...

New UC Free Speech Center Brings Back Old Memories to UCSB

The Bottom Line Staff Report When University of California President Janet Napolitano announced on Oct. 26 the opening of The National Center for Free Speech...