Saturday, November 18th 2017

Eat Fresh, Buy Loco: UCSB Opens First Farmers Market

Julia Frazer The first University of California, Santa Barbara Gaucho Certified Farmers Market will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 23, from 11 a.m. to 3...

UCSB in a Haze Over Smoking Ban

Giuseppe Ricapito IV Beat Reporter University of California, Santa Barbara’s new Policy and Procedure regulations regarding smoking tobacco and unregulated nicotine products will go into effect...

Affordable Care Act Sparks Controversy on UCSB Campus

Allyson Werner National Beat Reporter The government reopened on Wednesday, Oct. 16, and, as a result, the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, has...

The Paper Towel Free Project: Reducing Waste Output One Paper Towel at a Time

Janani Ravikumar Staff Writer At the beginning of the 2013-14 school year, the Paper Towel Free Project, a collaboration between the Zero Waste Committee and University...

‘Promise For Education’ Crowd-funds Scholarship Money

Judy Lau Photo by Magali Gauthier, Photo Editor The University of California has increasingly become a stepping stone for people who have gone out to make...

AS Senate Strikes Down Resolution Important to Undocumented Students and Allies

Alex Albarran-Ayala Photos by Margarita Baliyan, Staff Photographer Associated Students Senate resumed its discussion of “A Resolution in Support of Undocumented Students and Immigrant Communities” on...

AS Senate Discusses Implications of Napolitano’s Appointment on Undocumented Students

Kathy Tran Photos by Lorenzo Basilio Associated Students Senate had their first meeting of the year on Wednesday, Oct. 2, where they discussed a resolution entitled...

CAUSE Panel Meets to Discuss Social Change

Lexi Weyrick Photos by Basilio Lorenzo Leaders in the fields of various social sciences gathered for a panel sponsored by the Central Coast Alliance United for...

Pay Cuts Directly Affect UC’s Lowest Paid Workers

Judy Lau For the second time this year, the University of California system has rejected the collective bargaining process and fought against the worker’s union...

Assembly Committee on Higher Education Discusses College Affordability

Anumita Kaur The Assembly Committee on Higher Education hosted an oversight hearing to discuss the effect of affordability on access and success in higher education...