A Step Behind

Update: In this story lecturer Nandini Bhattacharya was described as laid off by the PBSci division and rehired by the Hispanic Serving Institute (HSI). We’d...

Slugs in Stilettos

Ornamented with stiletto heels, leotards and shimmering highlighter, the UC Santa Cruz queer community celebrated the annual Drag Ball — a brave space for...

State Audit Says UCOP Mishandling Budget, Holding Excess Reserve Funding

The University of California Office of the President (UCOP) has accumulated a $175 million unreported surplus and conducted questionable budget practices, according to a...

Title IX Case Reveals Systemic Concerns

*Name has been withheld for anonymity. Last academic year, Emma* joined 233 other UC Santa Cruz community members in filing a Title IX report. Her...

‘Transcending Our Wounds of Oppression’

Representation in higher education matters, and Engaging Education (e2) has been working to go beyond simply admitting students from historically underrepresented communities through its...

Decrease in Arrests, Medical Calls and Attendance on 4/20

Four arrests were made on and around the UC Santa Cruz campus during the unsanctioned 4/20 gathering today. Among them, California Highway Patrol arrested 67...

Submission: April 20 DUI checkpoint and law enforcement efforts

By UC Santa Cruz Chief of Police Nader Oweis Members of the UC Santa Cruz community and campus neighbors, please be advised there is the...

Protesting U.S. Intervention in Syria

“U.S. out of the Middle East, we demand justice, we demand peace,” shouted a circle of about 35 students and community members in the...

Confronting Racism and Gentrification

Alejandro “Alex” Nieto, a 28-year-old security guard and devout Buddhist, was eating a burrito on the top of Bernal Heights Park when four police...

Shining the Spotlight on Black Theater

“Reach Out I’ll Be There” echoes throughout the room as lead character Chelle dances across the stage. She sings the famous Motown song in...
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