Saturday, September 21st 2019

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,...

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...

2019 Queer and Transgender People of Color Conference Stresses Inclusion, Acceptance, and Building a...

Noah Treiman Contributing Writer On the weekend of May 18, the Associated Students Queer Commission, in collaboration with the Resource Center for Sexual and Gender Diversity...

Disquantified Conference Provides Context to the Data Associated with College

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter Last Thursday and Friday, May 16 and 17, UC Santa Barbara English professor Christopher Newfield and Postdoctoral Scholar Heather Steffen hosted...

UC Academic Lecturers Seek Improved Working Conditions

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter Academic lecturers play a key role in faculties across the UC system, can be found in any academic department, and teach...

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,...

Cool Campus Challenge Nears End, but UCOP’s Climate Change Goal Remains

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter Over the past month, UCSB has been a participant in the Cool Campus Challenge, a UC-wide contest aimed at educating students...

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...

Candlelight Vigil Commemorates Fifth Anniversary of the Isla Vista Tragedy

Alondra Sierra Incoming Features Editor With blue-lit candles and white roses in hand, students, families, and community members walked together from Storke Plaza towards Anis’q’Oyo Park...

Sheriff’s Office Launches I.V. Party Registration Program

Jessica Reincke Staff Writer Last week, the I.V. Sheriff's Office launched its voluntary and free-to-use I.V. Party Registration Program. The program is easy to use and accessible...