Wednesday, February 20th 2019

CalFresh Benefit Allocations on Track to Resume in March

Sabrina Bui Staff Writer Last week, UCSB students receiving benefits from CalFresh, a federal program that provides food aid to low-income students, received their February benefits...

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...

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...

New UCSB Library Award to Recognize Undergraduate Research

Arturo Samaniego Co-News Editor The UCSB Library is now rewarding scholarly students with its new Library Award for Undergraduate Research, which seeks to recognize students who...

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...

Resistance and Resilience: Thousand Oaks Remembrance

Dominick Ojeda Multimedia Beat Students and faculty of UCSB joined together in remembrance of friends and family lost to gun violence, this time for the lives...

Transgender Community Unites to Raise Visibility and Protest Transphobic Legislation

Morgan Azevedo Staff Writer In response to the Trump administration’s effort to narrow the definition of gender, Zion Solomon, an A.S. Senator and second year history...

S.B. Hillel and Community Members Mourn Lives Lost in Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting

Dominick Ojeda Digital Photo Editor Through tears and prayers, UCSB students, faculty, and community members remember the 11 lives lost at Pittsburgh Tree of Life synagogue...