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UCSB Graduate Students Strike for COLA in Front of Storke Tower

Jessica Gang Executive Content Editor On Thursday, Feb. 27, more than 1,000 graduate students, undergraduates, and faculty members at UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) rallied in front...

The Fight for COLA: From UCSC to UCSB

Kyle Dent Assistant News Editor Since September 2019, UC Santa Cruz (UCSC) graduate students have been fighting for a Cost-of-Living Adjustment (COLA) in order to be...

UCSB Faculty March With Graduate Students in Support of COLA

Andrew Hernandez Investigative Beat Reporter Faculty, staff, and students of UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) marched from Storke Tower Thursday afternoon, marking the first official day of...

The History of UCSB’s Black Studies Department

Kyle Dent Assistant News Editor As a research university that joined the University of California (UC) system in 1944 and later expanded to the remnants of...

State of California Formally Apologizes for WWII Japanese Internment With Day of Remembrance

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter Governor Gavin Newsom and the California state assembly unanimously declared Feb. 19 as the Day of Remembrance for the Japanese American...

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...

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...