Friday, November 22nd 2019

UC Regents Will Vote on Tuition Increase

Chelsea Viola National Beat Reporter The University of California Board of Regents have scheduled a vote on a 2.5 percent tuition increase for the first time...

News in Brief: Jan. 25 to Jan. 31

CAMPUS University of California President Janet Napolitano and all 10 UC chancellors released a statement on President Trump’s executive order on Monday. “We are deeply...

Progress in LGBTQ Community

Anis Vijay Modi Staff Writer Photo by Beth Askins A swath of events showing progression in the treatment and civil rights of members of the LGBTQ community...

UC-Wide Workers Rally for Equality

Xiaotong Zhou Staff Writer American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Local 3299, UC’s largest employee union, held protests on multiple UC campuses to...

Tensions Rise Over Wage In Congressional Debate

Kelsey Knorp Contributing Writer California’s minimum wage sparked moments of heated exchange between nearly all five 24th District candidates featured in Friday’s congressional debate, after a question...

Senate Votes Against Completion of Keystone XL Pipeline

Gilberto Flores National Beat Reporter The United States Senate voted down legislation that would allow for the completion of the Keystone XL pipeline on Nov. 18....

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...

UCSB Student Petitions for Transparency from the UCOP

Andrew Delvasto Staff Writer Students are circulating a petition to ask that the University of California be more transparent about tuition breakdowns, following the controversial state...

News in Brief: Apr. 26 to May 2

CAMPUS The Armenian Student Association and sorority Alpha Gamma Alpha hosted a four-day-long commemoration of the Armenian Genocide from Apr. 24 to 28. The 102nd...

UCSB Professors Give Historical Perspective on ISIS

Marissa Perez Executive Managing Editor Photo by Frances Castellon, Staff Photographer “A historical perspective gives us the tools to reject the dangerous claim that ISIS is the...