Renters and Landlords Clash at City Council Meeting

A tense crowd of about 114 people filled Santa Cruz City Hall to capacity, with about 100 people looking on from outside, during the Nov....

Student Activists Halt Chancellor Search Committee Meeting

Surrounded by student activists pressing forward, third-year Jared Semana was at the front of the police line when UC Santa Cruz police officer Robert...

Moving Forward from Budget Mismanagement

Reconvening at the Cervantes and Velasquez room above Quarry Plaza, Student Union Assembly (SUA) officials and UC Santa Cruz ethnic organization representatives met at...

Lay Down Our Arms

On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 2018, the Santa Cruz clock tower tolled to mark 100 years...

Basic Needs Cafe Opens

About 48 percent of UC undergraduates experience food insecurity, according to a 2016 UC-wide study. In an effort to combat food insecurity at UC Santa...

UAW Local 2865 Holds Hearing for its Executive Board

After a union vote that snubbed the top priorities of 95 percent of union workers and suppressed dissenting votes, the validity of the student-worker...

Vice Provost Hosts Second Cafe for Strategic Academic Plan

Vice Provost Herbie Lee hosted the second SAP informational pop-up, or “Cafe SAP,”  from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. in the Jack Baskin Engineering courtyard...

Resilience in the Face of Disaster

Matthew Boid was driving to a doctor’s appointment when he saw the flames in his rearview mirror. Ray Miller was bringing his car to...

Anti-Rent Control Flyer Met by Student Protests

Days before the Nov. 6 election, when local rent control Measure M would fail to pass, and while both campaigns were still in full...

Q&A with New Council Member Justin Cummings

CITY ON A HILL PRESS (CHP): What’s the first thing you plan to do in office? JUSTIN CUMMINGS: Make sure that the rent freeze stays in...


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