Monday, January 20th 2020

California’s History of Fire Prevention and Safety

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter On Oct. 31, the Maria Fire ignited around 6 p.m. in Ventura County, burning close to 9,500 acres of land previously...

University Silent Regarding Multiple Sexual Assault Cases on Fraternity Property

Kyle Dent A.S. Beat Reporter Since mid-October, students at UCSB have been notified of at least three different instances of sexual assault on fraternity property via...

UCSB Postdoc Explores Uncharted Territory in Women’s Health

Carmiya Baskin Staff Writer  Sex hormones aid in the physiological transformation of the human body during various life stages such as puberty, pregnancy, and menopause. While...

New Bisexuality Course Offered at UCSB Stresses Inclusion and Acceptance

Jessica Reincke Staff Writer For the first time in UCSB history, a full 4 unit course on bisexuality is being taught in the Applied Psychology department...

UCSB Students Work to Open New Chapter of National Association of Hispanic Journalists

Madison Kirkpatrick Campus Beat Reporter A group of students at UCSB is working on creating a new chapter of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ)....

UCSB Lobby Corps Fights for Food Security and Summer Financial Aid

Madison Kirkpatrick Campus Beat Reporter A subgroup of Associated Students, UCSB’s Lobby Corps, is a political student group on campus that seeks to unite activism, professionalism,...

UC Regents Votes to Raise Nonresident Tuition

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter On Thursday, May 16, the UC Board of Regents voted to raise nonresident student tuition by 2.6 percent ($762) annually during...

Candlelight Vigil Commemorates Fifth Anniversary of the Isla Vista Tragedy

Alondra Sierra Incoming Features Editor With blue-lit candles and white roses in hand, students, families, and community members walked together from Storke Plaza towards Anis’q’Oyo Park...

UC Academic Lecturers Seek Improved Working Conditions

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter Academic lecturers play a key role in faculties across the UC system, can be found in any academic department, and teach...

Engaging Humanities Program Launches, Aiming to Increase Student Success in the Humanities

Annie Huang Staff Writer With majors in humanities on a nationwide decline, the Engaging Humanities program aims to inform incoming UCSB freshman and transfer students about...