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Saturday, September 19th 2020

Open Seat, Open Season

Kelsey Knorp National Beat Reporter Frontrunners for the Central Coast’s congressional seat won’t run unopposed in the upcoming state primary, with challengers from diverse political backgrounds...

UCSB Alumna Kelly Pearman Passes Away

Gwendolyn Wu Editor-in-Chief Kelly Pearman, a recent University of California, Santa Barbara alumna, passed away at 22 years old in late July.  Originally from Morgan Hill, Calif.,...

UCSB Second-Year Passes Away

Héctor Sánchez Castañeda Isla Vista Beat Reporter Hayden Werner, a second year pre-biology major, passed away on Friday at approximately 11:23 p.m., according to Santa Barbara...

UCSB Finals Week Postponed, Yang Announces

Gwendolyn Wu Editor-in-Chief Finals at UCSB are canceled in wake of the Thomas Fire spreading into Santa Barbara County, Chancellor Henry Yang announced Sunday afternoon. Fall quarter...

College Outreach Efforts Miss the Diversity Mark, Study Says

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter A new study on college outreach efforts highlights a focus by colleges on targeting wealthy and predominantly white students at the...

California: The Gilded State – Study Ranks State No. 23 In The Nation

Chelsea Viola National Beat Reporter A recent study issued by the U.S. News and World Report ranked California No. 23 in the nation based on an...

AFSCME 3299 to Strike in May

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter University of California service workers and patient care technical workers will be hitting the picket lines in early May following a...

UCen Renovation Initiative Could Draw Up to $99 in Quarterly Student Fees

Lauren Marnel Shores Campus Beat Reporter Associated Students President Hieu Le is leading a signature gathering drive to put a proposal for renovations to the University...

EVPSA-Elect Mayela Morales Retroactively Disqualified from 2018 A.S. Elections

Jeremy Levine Deputy Editor Incoming Associated Students External Vice President for Statewide Affairs Mayela Morales, had her candidacy retroactively disqualified and her position revoked because of...

New Bioengineering Building Opens, Webb Hall Bicycle Path Re-Opens

Shomik Mukherjee News Editor Few University of California, Santa Barbara students remember a time when the bicycle path south of the UCSB library and west of...