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Napolitano Crosses the Border, Plans for Future Mexico-UC Collaboration

Last week, University of California President Janet Napolitano concluded a trip to Mexico City, during which she met with Mexican government officials, academics and researchers in an effort to strengthen ties between the UC and Mexico and to encourage collaboration between the parties in a project called the UC-Mexico Initiative.

Local organizations tabled at Isla Vista Earth Day, a festival that capped off the EAB’s Dr. Seuss-themed Earth Week.
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Earth Day Festival in People’s Park Ends EAB’s Earth Week

Students and community members celebrated the 44th annual Isla Vista Earth Day hosted by the Associated Students Environmental Affairs Board at People’s Park on Saturday with live music, food and tabling by local organizations.

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A.S. Bikes To Retract Lock-in Fee Initiative

The Associated Students Bike Committee is in the process of retracting its fee initiative from the Spring 2014 ballot after the UC Office of the President suggested withholding the initiative and having the University provide the funds instead.

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Love and Care: The CYC Vision For California’s New Adoption Legislation

Three UCSB students joined 200 other members of the California Youth Connection, a local youth-led organization dedicated to improving the nation’s foster care system, to meet with legislators in Sacramento earlier this month. CYC met with policymakers to share their vision for improving the foster parent evaluation process, proposing a […]

UCSB Welcomes Journalist Lisa Ling
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UCSB Welcomes Journalist Lisa Ling

Former CNN correspondent Lisa Ling will give a lecture today at Campbell Hall, discussing the story of her career aspirations and the various ways journalism has impacted modern-day society. The renowned journalist and author is also the executive producer and host of “Our America,” a documentary television series broadcasted every […]