Tuesday, November 13th 2018

Crime Statistics Show a Decrease in Isla Vista Halloween Arrests

Jessica Reincke As Halloween approaches in Isla Vista and the fences come up, community members are reminded of the holiday’s past in this city and...

Halloween Weekend: Know Your Rights

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter The offices of the External Vice President for Local Affairs (EVPLA) and the Student Advocate General (SAG) held an informational meeting...

AFSCME 3299 Protests Outsourcing of UC Workers

Alondra Sierra Isla Vista Beat Reporter Day one of the three-day strike, held by AFSCME Local 3299 in solidarity with Patient Care Technical Unit, began early...

Associated Students Keeps it Local with Halloween Weekend Events

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter As the Halloween season descends upon the town of Isla Vista, various Associated Students offices have ramped up efforts to keep...

UC System Salary Report Releases; UCSB Ranks Near Bottom

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter The California State Controller’s Office released the UC system’s 2017 payroll information last week, including the average salaries for employees at...

UC Librarians Negotiate Salary Increases and Other Benefits

Arturo Samaniego Co-News Editor UC librarians are currently engaged in intense negotiations with the University of California Office of the President (UCOP) over matters concerning pay...

AFSCME Votes to Strike Between Oct. 23-25

Jarod Ramirez After voting on Oct. 8 and 9, members of the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Local 3299, the University...

Update: Deceased Male Found on Isla Vista Beach Identified as UCSB Student

Annette Ding Co-News Editor Update Oct. 30: A GoFundMe page has been set up to cover the funeral costs of Alessandro Esquivel, confirming that he was a...

Voter Registration Volunteer Coalition at UCSB Aims to Increase Midterm Election Turnout

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter For one campus organization at UCSB, Halloween isn’t the only date on their mind this October. The other one is Oct....

UCPD Crime Stats for 2018: Better Education Leads to More Reporting

Isabella Rothenberg The 2018 Annual Security Report (ASR) released by the UC Police Department (UCPD) shows an increase in sex- and dating-related crimes when compared to...