Students United with Renters

On Tuesday, May 23 at City Council, Chancellor Blumenthal presented some info about the Long Range Development Plan (LRDP) to the government and locals...

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: Engaging Education Calls for Chancellor’s Match

Engaging Education (e2) is a student-initiated center that creates programs for student from underrepresented and under resourced communities. We, the students, made a commitment...

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: An Open Letter to the Chief Investment Officer of the UC Regents

Dear Jagdeep Singh Bachher, We write to you representing University of California students and faculty from across the state as part of the climate justice...

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: 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: Letter from Merrill Student Government Chair

By Kimberly Runyan, Merrill Student Government Chair As a college birthed from student activism, we cannot allow the words of Jay Semana to be silenced...

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: 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...