Realities of the Housing Crisis

A housing crisis in a college town is a difficult situation for all residents, including students balancing their studies. At UC Santa Cruz, students...

What to Know About Calif. Housing Legislation

Gov. Jerry Brown approved 15 housing bills designed to contend with  the state’s growing demand for accessible and affordable housing. Signed in September, the...

Brief: Investigation Confirms UC State Audit Findings

The independent investigation  of the state audit of the University of California Office of the President (UCOP) is expected to be released on Thursday....

Housing Shortage Affects Students with DRC, Title IX Accommodations

The Disability Resource Center (DRC) is playing catch-up with accommodations. The Title IX Office is struggling to find emergency housing for survivors. Both are...

Public Comment Highlights From UC Regents Meeting

The UC Board of Regents meetings were held Nov. 14-16 at the UC San Francisco Mission Bay Conference Center. Public comments were heard Wednesday...

Gas Tax Funds Calif. Transportation Infrastructure

For the first time since the 2008 financial crisis, the Santa Cruz Metropolitan Transit Department (SCMTD) is breaking even. SCMTD’s budget will be supplemented by...

40 Years of Art Rehabilitation

Henry Frank had just arrived at San Quentin State Prison in 2003 when his friend convinced him to sign up for Arts in Corrections....

Slugs Overcome Setbacks, Make Championships

UC Santa Cruz’s women’s soccer team qualified for the NCAA Division III championship tournament on Monday for the third year in a row. It’s...

Musical Ensemble Tackles Islamophobic Policy

The Aswat Ensemble, established 18 years ago in the Bay Area, has evolved from a musical introduction to the Arab world to a resistance...

Q&A: Chancellor Blumenthal and EVC Tromp

  Conducted by Michael Kushner and Elena Neale. Student Media participated in a Q&A session with Chancellor George Blumenthal and Executive Vice Chancellor Marlene Tromp on...


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