Lost Identities of the Hijab

For Nur, the hijab is liberation, not oppression. For Dian, the hijab is about having a connection with God. For Mahsa, religion is not...

Scholarship Memorializes Fallen Police Officer

Last February marked the anniversary of the death of Elizabeth Butler, a 1996 Kresge College graduate and Santa Cruz police officer. Butler, a 38-year-old...

UCSA Tackles Gov. Brown’s New Budget

The UC Student Association (UCSA) met in San Diego this weekend to discuss the financial future of the UC, the proposed enrollment growth and...

Social Documentation Screening June 10 at Del Mar Theatre

After spending the last two years of their lives capturing intimate portraits of communities and individuals on film, seven students will share the fruits...

Attempted Kidnapping at Merrill

The day before classes began, a female student reported being grabbed by a stranger near the Merrill College Writing Center.

Understanding the Conflicts in South Sudan

Assistant professor of politics and legal studies Mark Massoud said South Sudan — having declared its independence four years ago — is now “the...

2015 SUA Officer Election Results Announced

The SUA Constitutional Amendments have passed, and the titles have changed from "chair" to "president." President: Julie Rachel Foster Vice President of Internal Affairs: Jabari Brown Vice President of...

Fossil Demands Lead to Climate Denials

The provocative documentary “Merchants of Doubt” raises questions and concerns surrounding the media’s deliverance of “truth.” The documentary, directed by Robert Kenner, was screened...

Speakers Recount Stories of Survival

Holocaust survivors Ben Stern and Gitta Ryle share their experiences with UCSC

Obstacles of an Undocumented Life

*Names have been changed to protect identity. Until Maria* was 11 years old, the only memories she had of her parents were from photos, phone...


Santa Cruz, CA
light rain
53.9 ° F
55.4 °
51.8 °
52 °
53 °
56 °
57 °
55 °