Branching Out

By Georgia Johnson & Anna Korotina About 200 students, faculty, staff and Santa Cruz community members attended the 15th annual UC Santa Cruz Student Environmental...

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...

Blumenthal Talks UCSC’s Future

Chancellor visits SUA for Q&A and addresses student issues and strategic planning

Scholarship Memorializes Fallen Police Officer

Last February marked the anniversary of the death of Elizabeth Butler, a 1996 Kresge College graduate and Santa Cruz police officer. Butler, a 38-year-old...

Reflections on Injustice

A roar of applause greeted a 61-year-old man, donning his trademark black suit, as he sauntered up to the Media Theater’s stage. Dr. Cornel West, the sole reason why hundreds of students filed into the theater that night, had arrived.

Challenging the Carbon Conundrum

The University of California wants to be carbon neutral by 2025 and it needs students, faculty and staff on board to do it. On Oct....

Privatization Spreads to Child Care

UCSC community members stand near the entrance at Kerr Hall to protest UCSC's contract with company Bright Horizons and child care...

Panelists Provide Perspective

“Liberation,” Camila Chávez, César Chávez’s niece, said, “is about being what you want to be and loving who you want to love.” She paused,...

Representing the Underrepresented

For five days straight in 1981, Ellen Matsumoto’s mother called the UC Santa Cruz chancellor’s office to check on her daughter. The chancellor’s secretary...

UCSC Admission Data Released

Following the UC’s commitment to enroll 10,000 more students over the next three years, UC Santa Cruz admits over 22,300 California freshmen for fall...