Recreational Marijuana for Adults

California has the opportunity to join Colorado, Washington, Oregon and Alaska by legalizing the adult use of recreational marijuana in the Nov. 8 election....

Watsonville Man Detained by ICE

Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) captured and detained a Watsonville man Wednesday morning around 4 a.m. while driving his children to daycare, according to...

The Student’s Dollar

In the wake of UC Santa Cruz housing issues, shortened class times and layoffs in the athletic department, many students have expressed confusion over...

Student Demonstrators Delay Regents Meeting: ‘Put People Over Profit’

Story by Alexa Lomberg, photos by Stephen de Ropp Updated 3/18, 4:15 pm.   Following 20 minutes of public comments during the UC regents meeting on Wednesday,...

Inmates Find Creative Expression with the ART Initiative

Saturday mornings for women in the Blaine Street medium security jail in Santa Cruz is a time to self-reflect through art projects, such as writing letters to their future selves in an attempt to encourage rehabilitation.

CA Rings in 2016 With Tighter Gun Control

On Jan. 1, three news laws and provisions to existing laws regarding firearms went into effect in California: SB 199, SB 707 and AB 1014....

UC Workers Refuse to be Silenced

Members of American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Local 3299 and United Auto Workers 2865 united with other UC students and staff to protest against unfair labor practices on Wednesday.

Bicycle Pump Track Rolls Into Westside

Santa Cruz mountain biking community led by Another Bike Shop completes construction of SC’s first bicycle pump track.

Revival of DAPL Reignites Protest

Rain didn’t deter about 50 students from marching through campus at noon on Feb. 2 to speak out against the construction of the Dakota...

Dancing, Dissecting and DNA

A long conga line of people formed the double-human helix dance in the Physical Sciences Building to commemorate UC Santa Cruz’s third annual DNA Day.


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