Why is cis/white discourse around trans/QTPOC issues so behind?

At the LGBT town hall, Chancellor Blumenthal promised nothing to us as we screamed to him for help, but this has been much the...

Submission: We will not sit down, we will not shut up

By Luz Arely Portillo, UCSC alumna To Whom It May Concern: I was made aware of …. I want to express my gratitude to the GSA E-board in...

Submission: Post-Election Letter to the Chancellor and EVC

Dear Chancellor Blumenthal and Executive Vice Chancellor Galloway, We are writing to you regarding the recent events following the election results this past Tuesday. We...

Submission: Letter of Support for Fossil Free UC

By T.J. Demos, Professor, Department of History of Art and Visual Culture, Director, Center for Creative Ecologies, UC Santa Cruz I write to express support...

To the Administrator of the Free & For Sale UCSC Page, the original poster...

We, the Student Alliance of North American Indians (SANAI), promote the representation of indigenous students at UCSC by providing academic, political and social support to ultimately create a visible community of indigenous students and allies. In response to recent events on social media concerning the intent to sell a handmade headdress we are writing to ask for all involved parties to sincerely apologize and educate themselves on cultural appropriation, insensitivity, and stereotypes.

Submission: Letter from the Graduate Student Association

May 11, 2017 To whom it may concern: We, of the UCSC Graduate Student Association Executive Board, write to express our deep concerns over the email...

Submission: Regarding the Removal of Healthy Mondays

By Paulina Cradeur If you are a returning student at UC Santa Cruz, it is clear that lots of things have changed this year — from...

Submission: Is There a Litmus Test for Being Black?

By Simelia Rogers and Davon Thomas llustration by Camille Cheng No, there is not. So...

Submission: Resignation Letter From SUA President Ray Inoue

Dear Student Body, I’ve spent my entire college career advocating for students and believing that student empowerment should be the forefront of any activist organization...

An open letter to the following Greek organizations from MEChA de UC Santa Cruz

An open letter to the following Greek organizations from MEChA de UC Santa Cruz:  Kappa Zeta, Tau Kappa Epsilon, Sigma Phi Zeta and Lambda Phi Epsilon We,...