Sunday, September 22nd 2019

UC Terminates Elsevier Subscription in the Push for Open Access

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter The University of California Office of the President (UCOP) sent out a press release on Thursday that the UC system will...

IVCSD Appoints First Woman of Color to Serve on Board

Alondra Sierra Isla Vista Beat Reporter UCSB undergraduate Kristie Nguyen was appointed as the new Director of the Isla Vista Community Services District Board (IVCSD) on...

Former Black Panther Party Leader Gives Lecture at Campbell Hall

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter “Good evening. You all look so beautiful ... your smiles are so big.” Ericka Huggins, a human rights activist and former...

Grant Awarded to Expand I.V. Community Garden

Alondra Sierra Isla Vista Beat Reporter The University United Methodist Church has been awarded a grant of $11,090 from the Isla Vista Community Services District (IVCSD)...

UCSB Graduate Division Hosts Workshops on Interdisciplinary Collaboration

Xander Apicella Last week, UCSB Graduate Division welcomed Mary Robson, a creative facilitator from Durham University, to lead a series of workshops for students and...

SecretPost App Aids in Fight Against Oppressive Governments

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter A team of computer science and communications researchers at UCSB have developed an app that seeks to aid oppressed groups in...

Universitywide Policing Town Hall Addresses Community Questions

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter On Wednesday, Jan. 30, the UCSB Office of the Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs organized a town hall on the "Task...

Associated Students Judicial Council Elects Chair, Ending 225-Day Hiatus

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter Associated Students (A.S.) Senate approved the appointment of Raymond Alonso as Chair of the A.S. Judicial Council during its third meeting...

Push for Open Access Publishing Might Leave Elsevier in the Dust

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter Negotiations between the University of California (UC) and scholarly journal publisher Elsevier for a new contract are approaching its termination, as...

UCOP Voices Concerns Over Proposed Changes to Title IX Policies Regarding Sexual Assault and...

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter In a press release issued earlier this month, the UC Office of the President (UCOP) voiced concerns regarding the U.S. Department...