2016 Measure Results

MEASURE 64 - Physical Education Amendment Shall the undergraduate and graduate students of UCSC provide additional funding to sustain and enhance the Physical Education...
Illustration by Caetano Santos

In the Spirit of Swabbing

Student charity is exemplified in this year's Bone Marrow Donor Registration Drive, as team of 96 volunteers work to put on the event. In coordination with the largest bone marrow donation center in the world students gather interest and register themselves in the event.

From Cowell Coffee Shop to Food Pantry

The Cowell Coffee Shop, which opened in 1985, will cease its cafe operations and be reopened as a basic needs hub with a food...

Public Discourse

Question: Do you think the university offers enough resources for underrepresented groups? Is there anything you would like to see offered?

Supporting Sustainable Projects Through the Carbon Fund

A lighting retrofit for the Santa Cruz Wharf, a bike generator for local youth and an energy dashboard to provoke behavior change are just some of the student projects chosen by the Carbon Fund committee last year. Now entering its fourth year, the Carbon Fund has supported 20 projects since its start in 2010.

Through Our Lens

Occupy Santa Cruz (OSC) activists have held their post at the courthouse steps for nearly 25 days now. They have several tables lined with occupation literature and are easily visible to anyone traveling down Water Street. Their ideals resonate with most people who pass by and throughout the day drivers will shout and honk in support.

A.J. Gonzalez to be Tried as an Adult

Adrian “A.J.” Gonzalez was a 15-year-old freshman in high school when he allegedly lured, forcibly raped and killed 8-year-old Madyson Middleton. Now, at age...

Through Our Lens

While on a trip to Nepal, Sal Ingram stumbled upon a multitude of portrait opportunities, leading to a beautiful array of photographs that capture the realism and mysticism of the land.

Emotional Experiences of Black Men

Through community engagement and an emphasis on vulnerability, The Confess Project, an agency focused on education and awareness of mental health, and its CEO...


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