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...

Local Man Killed by Police

Early Sunday morning at 3:30 a.m., four Santa Cruz Police Department (SCPD) officers responded to a call about a disturbance on the 200 block...

Speaking to Collaboration

On the sidewalk outside the Rio Theatre, an impromptu barter was taking place. A small silver coin passed between hands and Isaiah, bewildered at...

Questions? Ask Your UC-AFT Librarian

After four months without a contract and more than nine rallies across UC campuses, UC librarians remain in a tentative position. UC officials and the...

Not for the Rich

When Robert Reich was planning the national book tour for his latest release “Saving Capitalism: For the Many, Not the Few,” he told his...

Marjorie Cohn to Speak Against Drones on April 20

Marjorie Cohn, a Law Professor and former President of the National Lawyers Guild, will speak about the illegality and moral hazard of the US drone program at the Resource Center for Nonviolence on April 20, at 3:00 pm.

UCSC alum Travis Marton, 23, remembered by friends, family

On Jan. 4, hundreds of people gathered at Natural Bridges State Beach — many wearing Greek letters — to mourn and celebrate the life of their friend and brother, Travis Marton.

Hands of Solidarity

In the looming uncertainty of the consequences of Trump’s presidency, the Watsonville community crowded into the City Plaza in a show of strength, unity...

Through Our Lens: The Power of the Student Voice

As an exchange student from South Africa, I find it interesting to compare the student voice at UCSC with my experiences back home. The similarities are uncanny — there is unquestionable power in the student voice through its conviction, dynamism and (sometimes naïve) optimism. After spending one day at the Practical Activism Conference at UCSC earlier this quarter, I can see these qualities applied to both the students of Cape Town and Santa Cruz.

UC to Require Measles Vaccination

Amid the recent Disneyland measles outbreak, that as of Feb. 20 has infected 154 people across the United States since last December, the University...


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