Workers Vote to Strike

Another offer by the university failed to meet the American Federation of Service, Care and Municipal Employees Local 3299’s (AFSCME 3299) workers’ demands, leading...

Title IX, Campus Programs Discuss Future of SVSH Policy

Untouched post-it pads and notecards laid on top of the grey, plastic table at last Thursday’s “Beyond Compliance Forum.” The cardboard box set beside...

Destigmatizing Sex Work

*Source used first name only for anonymity About one to two million people in the United States participate in sex work. However, due to the...

Anneliese Harlander Continues the Fight for Justice

With her daughter rested on her hip, Anneliese Harlander, a survivor of sexual violence, read  aloud a letter to a group of about 50...

All Aboard the Peace Train

In front of a nondescript storefront in Winslow, Arizona, prominent Santa Cruz community activist Curtis Reliford was approached by two boys in search of...

Encampment Residents Still Wait for Housing

*Source preferred to use only their first names With the rainy season about to begin, 54 people living in a temporary Santa Cruz houseless encampment...

Vice President of Internal Affairs Resigns from SUA

After four months serving as the Vice President of Internal Affairs (VPIA), UC Santa Cruz third-year Keshav Kumar resigned on Oct. 3 from the...

Measure O Amended by Council Motion

In a quiet and sparsely attended afternoon session on Sept. 25, Santa Cruz City Council made a motion to dramatically amend the text of...

AFSCME Rallies On Campus

The transition into the first couple days of classes after a long summer is hard enough — but for UC service workers covered by...

Q&A with New Title IX Director Isabel Dees

Isabel Dees is the daughter of immigrant parents, a first generation college student and the new Title IX Director of UC Santa Cruz. She...


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