Last Week at City Council in Photos

By Casey Amaral and Stephen de Ropp About 100 people filled the Santa Cruz City Hall Chamber on Oct. 13 to voice their dissatisfaction with...

Indigenous Ties

Memories of a snow-covered Pinyon-Juniper forest, the sound of sheep making tracks in the snow and stars lighting up the night sky are some...

Putting the Fun in Fungus

The Fungus Federation of Santa Cruz (FFSC) transformed the Louden Nelson Community Center into a mushroom wonderland this weekend. The Santa Cruz Fungus Fair...

Deconstructing the National Defense Authorization Act

The Romero Institute is working to strengthen Santa Cruz’s April 10, 2012 anti-NDAA resolution and to make Santa Cruz a Constitutional Protection Zone.

Alicia Garza set to be Keynote Speaker at Radical Voices

Alicia Garza — the co-founder of Black Lives Matter — is set to come to campus on May 9. She will be the keynote...

80 Million Exposed in Insurance Hack

About 80 million Anthem customers and employees have had their personal information exposed in what security analysts believe is the biggest cyber theft in...

Mending the Military’s Protocol on Sexual Assault

After 26,000 cases of sexual assault in the military were reported to have occurred during 2012, a 37 percent increase from 2010, the Secretary of Defense decided to examine the systems in place for handling sexual assault cases. UC Hastings Academic Dean and Provost Elizabeth Hillman spoke about these issues on Nov. 6 as a part of the UC Social Justice Speaker Series.

SUA Rejects UC Enrollment Increase Plan

The Student Union Assembly (SUA) passed a resolution calling for campus leaders to condemn the UC Office of the President’s (UCOP) plan to increase...

Q&A with Ruth Wilson Gilmore

The UC Presidential Chair in Feminist Critical Race and Ethnic Studies invited Ruth Wilson Gilmore to UC Santa Cruz to discuss police violence and...

Science and Engineering Library to Begin Renovation Process

The UC Santa Cruz Science and Engineering (S&E) Library will undergo a renovation process later this year, for the first time since its founding...


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