Tuesday, May 22nd 2018

Vigil Held for Great Return March Victims

Nkechi Ikem Staff Writer A vigil organized by UCSB Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) and People Organized for the Defense and Equal Rights of Santa...

Divestment Debate Stalls in Senate

Lauren Marnel Shores Campus Beat Reporter After nearly 11 hours in Corwin Pavilion and several failed attempts to adjourn Wednesday night’s meeting, over half of the...

EVPSA-Elect Mayela Morales Retroactively Disqualified from 2018 A.S. Elections

Jeremy Levine Deputy Editor Incoming Associated Students External Vice President for Statewide Affairs Mayela Morales, had her candidacy retroactively disqualified and her position revoked because of...

News in Brief: May 9 to May 15

CAMPUS A woman reported that a male she didn't know grabbed her buttocks at Campus Point without her consent at 10:20 a.m. Sunday morning, according to...

New State Budget Plan Means More for UC

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter Governor Jerry Brown’s newly revised budget plan seeks to stave off tuition increases by increasing funding for public higher education. Significant...

Regents Meeting Preview: State Audit Woes and Collective Bargaining

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter The University Of California Board of Regents will meet next Tuesday through Thursday at UC San Francisco for their bi-monthly board...

Annual Economic Forecast Summit Talks Trade and Mexico

Peter McMaster Economists, businesspeople, and diplomats gathered in Granada Theater on Tuesday to discuss the findings of the UCSB Economic Forecast Project in global, national,...

Six Questions with Monique Limón, Candidate for 37th District Assemblymember

Nkechi Ikem Staff Writer This coming June, UCSB students will have the opportunity to vote in a candidate to represent them and the 37th District in...

Preliminary IVCSD Study Identifies Issues with Sexual Assault Case Reports

Alondra Sierra Staff Writer On Tuesday, the Isla Vista Community Services District (IVCSD) presented a preliminary report on sexual assault and misconduct cases that have occurred...

Santa Barbara Therapist Launches Sexual Assault Survivor Platform

Sabrina Bui In the wake of the #MeToo movement, a Santa Barbara-based, online platform for sexual assault survivors called MapYourVoice has launched this year. Santa Barbara...