Sunday, September 22nd 2019

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)....

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...

UCSB Admits 32.4 Percent of Freshman Applicants

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter The University of California admissions remain competitive as recent data reveals a decrease in acceptance rates across the UC system. UCSB’s...

UCSB Lobby Corps Fights for Food Security and Summer Financial Aid

Madison Kirkpatrick Campus Beat Reporter A subgroup of Associated Students, UCSB’s Lobby Corps, is a political student group on campus that seeks to unite activism, professionalism,...

UCSB Professors Give Historical Perspective on ISIS

Marissa Perez Executive Managing Editor Photo by Frances Castellon, Staff Photographer “A historical perspective gives us the tools to reject the dangerous claim that ISIS is the...

iClickers and UCSB Students Have a Love-Hate Relationship, Study Finds

Gwendolyn Wu Editor-in-Chief With thousands of students purchasing iClickers for class every year, one question seems to weigh heavily on many minds: why do students purchase...

UCSB Student Dies Under Contradictory Circumstances

Hector Sanchez Castaneda Isla Vista Beat Reporter Photos by Benjamin Hurst, Photo Editor, and Mathew Burciaga, Executive Managing Editor Andres “Andy” Esteban Sanchez, a second year pre-biology...

Financial Implications on the Line for Mapache Mascot Advocates

Minh Hua Staff Writer The Students for Mascot Change held a public forum on April 13 at the Student Resource Building multipurpose room to listen to...

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,...

U-Mail to Migrate Over to Gmail

Victoria Penate Staff Writer On Monday afternoon, UCSB students were notified by email that their U-Mail accounts will be moved from Office 365 onto Connect Google...