Saturday, September 21st 2019

White House Calls Out College Campuses on Sexual Assault Prevention

Judy Lau Staff Writer After a series of highly publicized rapes on college campuses, the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault released...

UCSB Votes: A Response to the Sanders Campaign from UCSB College Republicans

Madeleine Lee Staff Writer As the students behind UCSB for Bernie continue to support leftist policies and sentiments, the UCSB College Republicans remain steadfast in their freedom to defy demographics. While...

International Graduate School Applications Fall Nationwide

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter A new report from the Council of Graduate Schools found a decline in international graduate applications and enrollment for the first...

UC Regents Fund Undocumented Initiative, Hear Katehi Defense

Kelsey Knorp Contributing Writer University of California President Janet Napolitano announced a new three-year phase of her Undocumented Students Initiative at the Wednesday session of May’s...

Regents Vote to Increase Tuition for Out-of-State UC Students

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter At the UC Board of Regents meeting held this Wednesday at UCLA, UC Regents overheard students, UC employees, and other individuals'...

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...

FCC Votes 3-2 for Net Neutrality

Gilberto Flores National Beat Reporter The Federal Communications Commission voted in favor of new net neutrality rules that would regulate the Internet like a public utility....

Power of the Purse Meets Power of the People at Mizzou

Kelsey Knorp National Beat Reporter Weeks of protest at the University of Missouri came to a head last week when both the university’s president and campus...

Golden State To Host Highest Wages Nationwide

Kelsey Knorp Contributing Writer California has pioneered a new state-level wage standard in its adoption of a $15 hourly minimum, slated for gradual implementation over the...

News in Brief: Feb. 7 to Feb. 13

CAMPUS Santa Rosa Hall took first place at the annual All Hall Brawl, a competition among all UCSB residence halls and university-owned apartments. Friday’s event...