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AS Senate Passes Resolution Supporting Violence Intervention and Prevention Program

Lily Cain Associated Students Beat Reporter Associated Students Senate passed a resolution entitled “A Resolution in Support of the Implementation of the Violence Intervention and Prevention...

AS COSWB Helps Students Relieve Stress Through Yoga

Madison Mead Photos by Tiffany Wu, Staff Photographer  The Associated Students Commission on Student Well-Being held the first of a series of Free Fitness Wednesdays in...

It’s Good to Have Options: Resources to Protect and Educate Student Tenants

Giuseppe Ricapito Isla Vista Beat Reporter The Isla Vista housing season has begun, and for many students, the hectic pressure of assuring housing involves weeks, if...

Nikkei Student Union Folds Cranes in Remembrance

Yao Yang Paper cranes have a special place in Japanese culture, as popularized through the story of Sadako Sasaki. After developing leukemia following the atomic...

UC Implements DREAM Loan Program

Quincy Lee Staff Writer The University of California system has enacted the DREAM Loan Program to give undocumented students the necessary funds to continue their undergraduate...

Fossil Fuel Divestment Hot Topic Among UC Regents, Faculty, and Students

Bailee Abell Associated Students Beat Reporter Photos by Lorenzo Basilio, Photography Editor The University of California currently invests approximately $10 billion in the fossil fuel industry. Divestment from...

‘Waste Not Want Not’: Zero Percent Waste, 100 Percent Profit

Waste management is not the usual place to look for environmentally sustainable policies...

UC Divests $200 Million from Coal and Oil Sands Industries

Gilberto Flores News Editor The University of California has divested nearly $200 million from coal mining industries and oil companies focused on tar sands. The decision...

Community Gathers for Third Anniversary of Tragedy

This story is part of a commemorative issue on the third anniversary of the 2014 Isla Vista killings, where a resident killed six UCSB...

A Rift on Campus

By Claire Breen, Gilberto Flores and Héctor Sánchez Castañeda While the University of California, Santa Barbara remains a primarily liberal campus, a small but fierce...