Open Letter From Kappa Zeta Sorority

An open letter to the UC Santa Cruz Community: The sisters of Kappa Zeta sorority extend their most deeply felt apologies to the entire UCSC...

Submission: Who’s Really Controlling Our Dietary Guidelines?

The Dietary Guidelines for Americans are updated every five years by the U.S. government. In the most recent guidelines, released in January, the Obama...

Message from UCSC Police Chief

PSA from UCSC Police Department Chief Nader Oweis: Halloween is a holiday about glorifying all things spooky, but the scariest thing is how quickly the...

SUBMISSION: Response Letter to Chancellor Blumenthal from Student Activists

Dear Chancellor Blumenthal, We are sending you this letter in response to your email titled “Community expectations.” As you may have heard, this email ignited...

Submission: Resignation Letter From SUA Representative

By Jay M. Semana The purpose of the Student Union Assembly (SUA) is to promote student activism and civic engagement among the undergraduate students at...

Submission: Once again, researcher disconnects problem from action and solution

Never before have I heard so many “I”s, “we”s, and “they”s at a lecture on UCSC’s campus. Last night at the university’s 49th annual...

Submission: Statement Opposing the Chancellor’s Compliance in Enrollment Plan

Our beloved campus on a hill in the woods opened in 1965 as “the most significant educational experiment in the history of the University...

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...

Students Led the Way to Divestment

After six years of student organizing, meetings, sit-ins, calls, letters, emails, direct action, political education on climate justice, academic senate votes on...

American Propaganda and American Sniper

The Oscars were last month. Though the nominees this year were more white and male than usual, one of a handful of moments gave...