Living in Silence

While other UC Santa Cruz seniors are anxious to find a job after graduation, Antonio’s* biggest concern is being able to live in the...

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.

Voices from the UAW 2865 Strike

The United Auto Workers (UAW) union gathered around the base of campus early April 2 in protest of unfair labor practices, particularly in Teaching...

Rundown on the Regents

The University of California regents met at UCLA on Sept. 14 and 15, where the 26 voting members on the governing board of the...

UC Postpones Tuition Increase Until Fall 2015

As a “good faith gesture,” UC President Janet Napolitano announced that the previously approved tuition increase ­— set at up to 5 percent for...

SUA Declares Opposition To Relocation

The Student Union Assembly (SUA) unanimously passed a resolution declaring opposition to a proposal that would relocate the staff of Student Organization Advising and...

In Memoriam: Aaryn Goldberg

“It was her ‘Happy Hat,’ for sure,” Aaryn Goldberg’s mother, Linda Kuck, remembers. Kuck knitted her daughter a green beanie as part of one of...

The Art and Science of Juggling

A juggler unicycled and tossed clubs to a partner, while a circle of people balanced balls on their heads. An artist rolled a staff...

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...

Protesting 99 Years of Denial

With their mouths covered by red tape, the students lowered themselves to the ground and formed a circle of bodies in the middle of...


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