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UCSB Professor Marianne Mithun Elected President of the Linguistic Society of America

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter Marianne Mithun, professor in the linguistics department at U.C. Santa Barbara, was just elected 94th president of the Linguistic Society of...

UCSB Greek Community Conference Hosts Workshop Regarding LGBTQ+ Inclusivity in Greek Life

Danielle Yoon Assistant News Editor At the Fraternity and Sorority Standards of Excellence Conference which was held on Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, “LGBTQ+ Inclusion in the...

“Breaking Down Barriers” in Biological Science For Disadvantaged Undergraduates

Lauren Marnel Shores Editor-in-Chief Two U.C. Santa Barbara (UCSB) Maximizing Access to Research Careers (MARC) U*STAR Scholars are working towards empowering disadvantaged students interested in biological...

A Closer Look at UCSB’s Women’s Volleyball with Coach Nicole Welch

Madison Kirkpatrick Campus Beat Reporter According to women’s volleyball coach Nicole Welch, this year, U.C. Santa Barbara's women’s volleyball team experienced a “historic run.” After going 23-6...

UCSB’s Writing Program Looks to Make Additions

Madison Kirkpatrick Campus Beat Reporter Earlier this year, UCSB’s Writing Program looked into new additions for the program — for instance, the creation of a major...

Eileen Boris on “Making the Woman Worker”

Ivy Li Contributing Writer This past summer, Eileen Boris, a professor in the feminist studies graduate department at U.C. Santa Barbara (UCSB), released a book focusing...

Her Campus Instagram Hack Leads to Newfound Empowerment

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter Her Campus is an online magazine with over 300 chapters in 11 different countries, aimed at empowering college-aged women through articles...

Students Organize Demonstration Against Sexual Assault in Response to Fraternity Incidents

Kyle Dent A.S. Beat Reporter On Oct. 31, near The Arbor, a demonstration was held in support of survivors of sexual violence following at least five...

University Silent Regarding Multiple Sexual Assault Cases on Fraternity Property

Kyle Dent A.S. Beat Reporter Since mid-October, students at UCSB have been notified of at least three different instances of sexual assault on fraternity property via...

UCSB Students Work to Open New Chapter of National Association of Hispanic Journalists

Madison Kirkpatrick Campus Beat Reporter A group of students at UCSB is working on creating a new chapter of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ)....