Muslim Student Association Successfully Advocates for Halal Options in Dining Halls

UC Santa Cruz recently became one of the only UCs to offer consistent halal options in all dining halls. This change, in effect since...

White Supremacy Package Reported

White supremacy packages were reported on campus — at Merrill College, College Nine/Ten, McHenry library and the KZSC radio station — as well as...

UCSC Receives $3 Million Grant as Hispanic Serving Institute

The population of Latin@/Chican@ students at UC Santa Cruz has been on the rise since 2005 and reached an all-time high in 2014 with...

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...

UCSC Added to Nationwide Title IX Investigation

The Title IX office has received 100 reports since July 1 — 48 of which were sexual harassment and 29 were sexual assault. In March,...

From Cowell Coffee Shop to Food Pantry

The Cowell Coffee Shop, which opened in 1985, will cease its cafe operations and be reopened as a basic needs hub with a food...

Mass Sea Star Death Leaves Researchers Perplexed

All along the Pacific coast, from Southern California to British Columbia, sea stars are mysteriously dying. Marine ecologists at UC Santa Cruz tracked this...

Dining Hall Worker’s Arrest Causes Tension at the Bargaining Table

After the violent arrest of a UC Berkeley (UCB) dining hall worker during union demonstrations, American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME)...

UCSC Receives Offensive Fliers for a Third Time

UC Santa Cruz printers received another series of offensive fliers targeting communities on campus on Aug. 22. This is the third instance this year...

Q&A With the New AIRC Director

Learn about about the American Indian Resource Centers new director


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