Sunday, January 21st 2018

May Revision of CA State Budget Increases Fund for UC System

Anis Vijay Modi Staff Writer A revised version of January’s state budget was unveiled last week by the office of Gov. Edmund G. Brown. Despite tightening...

Local Golf Course to be Returned to Natural State, UCSB and TPL Join Forces

Patrick Sheehan Staff Writer Photo by John Clow In the 1960s, developers filled the wetlands of the Devereux Slough with topsoil to build a golf course. A...

Shabbat Celebration Brings Community Together With Traditional Food and Rituals

Marissa Perez Staff Writer Photo by Marissa Perez Following last year's packed Shabbat 360, University of California, Santa Barbara's own local Chabad house hosted an even more...

Fracking up the Environment: Organization Urges Public to Ban Hydraulic Fracturing in California

Kyle Skinner Staff Writer Photo by Kyle Skinner The Santa Barbara Public Library hosted an information session on hydraulic fracturing, otherwise known as "fracking," put on by...

Use of Old Oil Production Pipeline in Goleta Up For Debate

Josh Goodmacher Staff Writer A public scoping hearing took place last Wednesday, April 3, when citizens came to present their concerns and to suggest what an...

Regents Approve to Continue $60 Surcharge for Past Lawsuits

The University of California Board of Regents voted today to continue charging all UC students a $60 surcharge each year in order to pay...

UC Community Voices Fee Increase Concerns During Regents Public Comment Session

Lily Cain Associated Students Beat Reporter The University of California Regents Meeting began with a public comment session during which current UC students and recent alumni...

Faculty Diversity Serious Point of Contention During UC Regents Meeting

Photo by Annalise Domenighini During the Committee on Education's annual accountability sub-report on diversity, University of California Provost Aimee Dorr provided little evidence that significant...

UC Regents to Discuss Online Education and Diversity, Public Raises Concern

Photo by Annalise Domenighini Apprehension regarding the push for online education and the lack of faculty diversity in the University of California system permeated the sentiments expressed...

De La Guerra Plaza Graced by the Presence of Dolores Huerta

Longtime activist Dolores Huerta paid De La Guerra Plaza