Performances, Food & Community Celebration

Cumbia or line dance, the performances captivated the audience for six straight hours. Samosas or Fruta Picada, the food kept attendees in line for...

The Fight Isn’t Over

“Walkout! Walkout!” In 1968, students in East Los Angeles high schools realized they weren’t receiving access to the same opportunities as their peers. After months...

‘Our Africa’: African Student Union Seventh Annual Cultural Show

What makes Africa special?” an emcee asked a crowd of about 250 people at the African Student Union’s (ASU) seventh annual cultural show. “It’s where...

Anakbayan Holds Space for Inclusive Approach to Housing Justice

Ten blocks were forced into one as Manilatown, San Francisco experienced a devastating loss of culture in the 1970s. When San Francisco’s push for...

Kresge Pride Remembers Stonewall

A chorus of “transphobia has got to go” rose from a group of about 40 marchers as they began climbing up Merrill hill after...

How Much Work Goes into Multicultural Festival?

With the theme of “Cultivating Love & Resilience,” the 39th annual Multicultural Festival  (MCF) promises to uphold its tradition of bringing together different cultures...

Spain and Portugal’s Jewish and Arabic Baroque Music

Spanish, Hebrew and Arabic songs rang through the Music Center Recital hall during the Santa Cruz Baroque festival on April 29. Many of the...

Review: Humans vs. Robots

UC Santa Cruz graduate student Abel Cornejo brought one of the first ever sci-fi plays back to life this past weekend, with a modernized...

Amplifying Narratives of Liberation

In just two hours, three spoken word artists took an audience on a trip from Palestine to the U.S., Canada to Syria, for “Words...

Q&A: Dr. Celiany Rivera-Velázquez shares her experiences of documenting feminist and queer music spaces

Whose bodies? Our bodies! Whose rights? Our rights!” are the first lines of the song “Mi Cuerpo es Mio” by Las Krudas Cubensi, a...


Santa Cruz, CA
moderate rain
59.5 ° F
66.2 °
57.2 °
53 °
50 °
52 °
55 °
60 °