Wednesday, August 21st 2019

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...

2019 Queer and Transgender People of Color Conference Stresses Inclusion, Acceptance, and Building a...

Noah Treiman Contributing Writer On the weekend of May 18, the Associated Students Queer Commission, in collaboration with the Resource Center for Sexual and Gender Diversity...

Disquantified Conference Provides Context to the Data Associated with College

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter Last Thursday and Friday, May 16 and 17, UC Santa Barbara English professor Christopher Newfield and Postdoctoral Scholar Heather Steffen hosted...

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...

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...

Lean on Me: New Hotline Gives Struggling Students Someone to Talk to

Annie Huang Staff Writer Last Monday, April 29, UCSB opened its own chapter of Lean On Me, a national nonprofit organization that provides anonymous student-to-student text-based...

May Day Celebration is a Reminder of Isla Vista’s Radical History

Kyle Dent The 2019 May Day festival in People’s Park celebrated Isla Vista’s history of radicalism and revolt with performances, art, and talks from organizations...

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,...

The Masculinities Project Mobilizes to Promote Healthy Masculinity

Kyle Dent Last Thursday at noon, the Masculinities Project, an organization that seeks to educate people on and bring awareness to interpersonal violence, led a...

UC-HBCU Initiative Aims to Increase African American Representation in UC Graduate Programs

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter This summer, a cohort of 26 students from across the country will come to UCSB as participants in the UC-HBCU Initiative,...