Equalizing Education in Anxious Times

When Sandra Gutierrez first came to UC Santa Cruz, the college experience overwhelmed her. She felt she was not as prepared as her peers...

Confronting Racism and Gentrification

Alejandro “Alex” Nieto, a 28-year-old security guard and devout Buddhist, was eating a burrito on the top of Bernal Heights Park when four police...

Searching for Answers in the Wake of Raids

The Santa Cruz Police Department (SCPD) vowed to rebuild trust with the community after a series of immigration-related arrests were made on Feb. 13...

A Wall Across Quarry Plaza

Across the West Bank, hundreds of checkpoints are restricting the travel of thousands of Palestinians — children are late to school and commuters have...

Transforming the Tattoo Taboo

Tattoos — whether you have them or not, odds are you have an opinion about them. The Santa Cruz Tattoo and Music Festival invited over...

OPERS to Undertake $2 Million Pool Repair

UC Santa Cruz’s Office of Physical Education, Recreation and Sports (OPERS) is in the midst of planning an estimated $2 million project to replace...

Refusing to Relive the Past

President Donald Trump announced his updated travel ban on March 6, reminiscent of a dark chapter of history when 120,000 Japanese and Japanese Americans...

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...

Stevenson Meets to Save Core

The Stevenson College community came together on Monday for a town hall style meeting to address some of the Academic Senate’s proposals to minimize...

Debunking Stigmas Around STIs

College campuses are places where people interact with new environments and ideas. They also provide a space to explore one’s sexuality. “College permits a lot...


Santa Cruz, CA
54.5 ° F
57.2 °
51.8 °
67 °
61 °
64 °
67 °
68 °