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UC Regents Propose Plan for UC Tuition Hike

Huiwen Jia and Noe Padilla Contributing Writer and News Editor At the Jan. 21-23 University of California (UC) Regents Board meeting, the topic of a tuition...

55 Years and Still Rowing Strong: A Spotlight on UCSB’s Rowing Team

Sarah Renard Staff Writer UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) is home to many club and intercollegiate sports. One such sport is UCSB’s crew rowing team, which was...

Santa Barbara County Participates in Point-in-Time Count to Tackle Homelessness Issue

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter Hundreds of volunteers flooded the streets of Santa Barbara county on Jan. 29 to participate in Home For Good Santa Barbara’s...

A.S., Faculty, and Students Discuss Campus Mental Health Resources at First Mental Health Town...

Madison Kirkpatrick Campus Beat Reporter On Friday, Jan. 31, (UC Santa Barbara) UCSB’s Associated Students Office of the President (ASOP) hosted their first annual Mental Health...

Associated Students Senate Passes Bill to Add International Student Senator Seats

Kyle Dent A.S. Beat Reporter On Jan. 22, U.C. Santa Barbara’s (UCSB) Associated Students Senate discussed and approved a resolution to add two international student senator...

UCSB Graduate Students Advocate for Cost-of-Living Adjustment with Sickout

Noe Padilla News Editor Last Wednesday, U.C. Santa Barbara (UCSB) graduate students gathered in a sickout demonstration in which they all called off work sick in...

Governor Newsom Takes Action Regarding Homelessness Crisis

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter On Jan. 10, Governor Gavin Newsom released his proposal for California’s 2020-2021 budget plan. Of the many things Newsom allocated money...

Rock the Vote S.B. Accused of Misleading UCSB Voters

Kyle Dent A.S. Beat Reporter On Jan. 11, the Santa Barbara Student Activist Network accused Rock the Vote S.B. of misleading potential voters to reduce voter...

UCSB Professor Marianne Mithun Elected President of the Linguistic Society of America

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter Marianne Mithun, professor in the linguistics department at U.C. Santa Barbara, was just elected 94th president of the Linguistic Society of...

“Breaking Down Barriers” in Biological Science For Disadvantaged Undergraduates

Lauren Marnel Shores Editor-in-Chief Two U.C. Santa Barbara (UCSB) Maximizing Access to Research Careers (MARC) U*STAR Scholars are working towards empowering disadvantaged students interested in biological...