From Bodyguard to Food Service Worker

Every day, Osmin Cruz-Garcia can’t believe he was able to make the over 3,000-mile trip from his hometown of La Libertad, El Salvador to...

Five of “Highway 17 Six” Students Sentenced to 30 Days in Jail, Eligible for...

Five of the six UC Santa Cruz students who blocked Highway 17 as part of the “96 Hours of Action” in March were each...

In Memoriam: Ulisses Fonseca

Hard-working. Conscientious. Family-oriented. These are some of the memories left behind by fourth-year Ulisses Fonseca who died in a car accident on June 24. He was 21.

Hunger at Home

The college student living off of microwave ramen has become a trope in popular culture. It becomes much less endearing, however, when the student...

SUA Prepares for Election

Challenges have faced UCSC’s Student Union Assembly elections in the past, but initiatives to change campaigning for the better are currently in action.

The Admissions Funnel

City on a Hill Press takes a deeper look at each stage of the admissions funnel in the past five years to understand the changes in the size of UCSC's student body.

Pumping the Breaks on a Rising Deficit

Transportation and Parking Services (TAPS) collects only $3 from each ticket they write, amounting to around $60,000 per year. With a deficit close to $1.7 to $1.9 million per year, TAPS must cut costs or cut services.

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...

Campuswide Outage Scheduled for Saturday

Students staying on campus Saturday should plan for a full day without electricity.

Four UCSC Students Involved in Fatal Hwy 1 Crash

A fatal car crash in Monterey County on Highway 1 near Molera Road occurred midday on March 21. A Lexus SUV carrying seven young...


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