Wednesday, October 16th 2019

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...

HOPE 805 Promotes Mental Wellness and Community in the Wake of Natural Disasters

Alondra Sierra Isla Vista Beat Reporter This past weekend the Camp Fire, California’s deadliest and most destructive wildfire to date, was officially contained, but the emotional...

UC Board of Regents’ Quarterly Meeting Discusses AFSCME Negotiations and Other Student Issues

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter The UC Board of Regents met at UCSF Mission Bay from Nov. 13-15 for their quarterly meeting, where the main focus...

Sexual Assault Town Hall Discusses Mandatory Sexual Assault Training for UCSB Students

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter Last Monday, Nov. 19, Students Against Sexual Assault (SASA) led a town hall at Pardall Center for UC Santa Barbara students...

A.S. Senate Votes to Make SAT/ACT Reporting Optional for Future Admissions

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter Associated Students Senate passed a resolution last Wednesday in support of making the report of standardized test scores such as the...

Co-Founder of Black Lives Matter Speaks at the MCC on the Movement and Other...

Arturo Samaniego Co-News Editor Patrisse Cullors, co-founder of Black Lives Matter and an adjunct professor at Arizona’s Prescott College, spoke on Thursday, Nov. 15, before a...

Sexual Assault Survivors and Their Allies Gather to Show Solidarity

Alondra Sierra Isla Vista Beat Reporter In the past few months, a number of national events have magnified the ongoing hardships that survivors of sexual assault...