Friday, December 13, 2019

Supporting Diversity through Dance

Pedestrians strolling along River Street last Saturday paused as they reached the manicured stretch of sidewalk in front of the Tannery Arts Center. Throughout...

Two UCSC Alumnae Among 36 Confirmed Dead in Oakland Fire

The city of Oakland identified UC Santa Cruz alumnae Cash Askew, 22, and Sara Hoda, 30, as two of at least 36 killed in an electronic...

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...

UC and Mexico Partner on Energy Initiative

The University of California and Mexico reaffirmed their nearly decade-long relationship last Thursday, despite the contentious political climate. Mexican officials announced the allocation of...

Brief: Thomas Fire Affects UCSC Students

Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency on Dec. 5 due to the 38,000 acres of Ventura County on fire and mandatory evacuation...

Understanding Summer Campus Changes

UC Santa Cruz continues to operate during the summer and big changes can occur by the time the new academic year begins. This summer...

Banana Slugs Take the Streets

  Wearing a bright yellow hat with antennae poking out of the top, Santa Cruz mayor Don Lane stood next to a 10-foot balloon banana...

UC Ends Contract with Elsevier

“ UC is the largest U.S. institution to walk away from a deal with Elsevier and the action could have a ripple...

New Student Loan for Undocumented Students

The California DREAM Loan Act, or Senate Bill 1210, is supported by the UC and CSU systems and is anticipated to aid 1,500 students...

Environmental Policies to Watch

In the upcoming election, voters will have the ability to impact the outcomes of several bills and programs affecting the state and country’s environmental...