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Wednesday, February 19th 2020

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...

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...

Governor Newsom Takes Action Regarding Homelessness Crisis

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter On Jan. 10, Governor Gavin Newsom released his proposal for California’s 2020-2021 budget plan. Of the many things Newsom allocated money...

UC Challenges Repeal of DACA at Supreme Court

Dana Dela Cruz Staff Writer WASHINGTON D.C. — The University of California appeared before the Supreme Court on Tuesday, Nov. 12, to challenge the Trump administration’s...

California’s History of Fire Prevention and Safety

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter On Oct. 31, the Maria Fire ignited around 6 p.m. in Ventura County, burning close to 9,500 acres of land previously...

Rock the Vote S.B. Accused of Misleading UCSB Voters

Kyle Dent A.S. Beat Reporter On Jan. 11, the Santa Barbara Student Activist Network accused Rock the Vote S.B. of misleading potential voters to reduce voter...

Joan Hartmann Runs for Second Term as County of Santa Barbara Third District Supervisor

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter Joan Hartmann has served as the County of Santa Barbara third district supervisor for a term and is running for re-election...

New Vending Machine Program Proposed to Tackle Food Insecurity

Alondra Sierra Isla Vista Beat Reporter Last Tuesday, the Isla Vista Community Services District (IVCSD) Board heard an early proposal for a 24-hour nutritional vending machine...