Officers Block Police Department Entrance

About 50 protesters marched to the UC Santa Cruz Police Department on Wednesday and were met by over 20 UC police officers in riot...

Plans in Place for Amping up the Quarry

Committee plans to reconstruct the beautiful but neglected Quarry plaza, plans to be set in stone by this summer.

Spike in Auto-Related Crime

It’s not there. You’re sure you parked your car in that exact spot, and you anxiously pace the parking lot a few rounds. Is...

Q&A with Civil Rights Leader Dr. Clarence Jones

On May 4, Dr. Clarence Jones will give a lecture titled “After the Civil Rights Movement: The Legacy of Dr. King — Today and Beyond” at the UC Santa Cruz Music Center Recital Hall at 7:30 p.m. The lecture will be free and open to the public.

Gaining New Insights Through Old Journals

History and literature lecturer Bruce Thompson argues that historians are interested in two questions: how do we explain the emergence of the world as we know it? How do we see the lives of people who came before us on their own terms?

Heritage Honored at African Cultural Show

In a search for his identity, Rasheed Shabazz chose his own name ­— since then, he said, he has never felt more himself. This is...

Slug Shuttle Only Measure for Special Election

Measure 55, the proposed Slug Shuttle fee, will be the only measure offered during the special election, which begins Nov. 21 and ends Nov. 27.

Sami, I Need to Talk About Sex

No doubt the “sex-talk” has been traditionally, more or less, awkward — maybe your parents sat you down after dinner one night or pulled you aside before you asked out a love interest. Such conversations may have missed a few important details or failed to address certain areas you were curious about.

Celebrating 50 Years of the Grateful Dead

Halloween 1965, Soquel Avenue — a Victorian house filled with college students experienced two seminal ’60s moments. Not only was it Ken Kesey’s first...

UCSC Queer Trans Coalition Fights for Inclusivity

Updated 6/4, 10 p.m. Editors’ Note: In light of the Queer Trans Coalition's recent post questioning the accuracy and intent of the article “The Queer...


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