Monday, December 9, 2019

Elevator Inspection Process Lags, DRC Students Affected

The McHenry Library elevator inspection permits expired in May 2017. It’s the same story for a majority of campus elevators. Units in the Science...

State Ballot Measure Breakdown

Seventeen state ballot measures will be put before the California voters at the Nov. 8 election. Citizens will be voting on an array of...

Solidarity & Strawberries

Students on campus consume millions of strawberries each quarter. In Santa Cruz County, one of the state’s top strawberry producers, the fruit’s harvest earns...

Pronouns Matter

Illustration by Ry X Given the gendered qualities of English pronouns, sensitivity is crucial when interacting with individuals...

Increased Demand, Decreased Quality

Photo by Maria Cordova Illustration by Manne Green The stress-inducing scramble to get into classes to receive a...

Let’s Get This Bread… On a Budget

Food insecurity is an issue that thousands of college students grapple with every day. It disproportionately affects low-income students of color, who...

A Taste of Culture

As festivalgoers walk across the lawn, one thought consumed everyone’s mind: “what do I eat?” With numerous tents with delicious food from different cuisines, the...

Localizing Global Initiatives

One-third of the food produced worldwide is either lost or wasted according to the United Nations. Yet to meet food demand levels by 2050...

Party Like a Slug

Illustrations by Lisa Bizuneh. Picture this — you and your friends decide to celebrate the end of midterms...

Accessible Voting in Santa Cruz

Every voter knows that feeling you get after you cast a ballot — that swell of pride, the uncontainable joy of slapping on an...