Friday, November 22nd 2019

Student-Run Initiative Rolls Out Free MDMA Test Kits

Andrew Delvasto Staff Writer Ecstasy, molly, MDMA — all names for a drug present at many parties or raves. It goes without saying that these drugs are...

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...

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...

UCSB Reads 2019: “The Best We Could Do,” an Illustrated Memoir by Thi Bui

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter Thi Bui, author of the 2019 UCSB Reads book "The Best We Could Do," visited Campbell Hall last Thursday, April 25,...

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...

The Sunrise Movement and Their Fight Against Climate Change

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter On Feb. 11, the leadership team for Sunrise Movement UCSB, a new environmental group on campus, gathered in an SRB conference...

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...

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...

State Auditor Calls For UCOP Financial Transparency

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter A 2017 audit from state Auditor Elaine Howle claimed that the University of California Office of the President (UCOP) failed to...