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The Nexus, Through the Years and By the Numbers

Over eight decades in, it’s time for some self-reflection.
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UCSB Student Loans at a Glance

UC Santa Barbara students and their parents borrowed a total of $91,162,535 in student loans during the 2016-17 school year, according to the current Campus Profile.
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Looking Back: The Thomas Fire’s Impact on Santa Barbara Air Quality

The Santa Barbara County Public Health Department and the APCD issued an Air Quality Warning on Dec. 5 and the impacts from the Thomas Fire continue to affect the community.
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UCSB, UC Receive Record Number of Applicants for Fall 2018

The University of California received a record number of applicants for Fall 2018, with over 221,000 students applying for undergraduate admission.
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Burglary Rate Declines in I.V. Despite Weekend Surge

Burglaries at UC Santa Barbara have increased since 2014, while burglaries in Isla Vista have dropped, local law enforcement say.
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Admission Rate at UC Santa Barbara Slips Lower for Class of 2021

UCSB accepted 493 more out-of-state students than in the previous year and 297 more international students.
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Trump Budget a Threat to SB Housing and Infrastructure

Santa Barbara County could lose more than a million dollars in annual federal funding following President Donald Trump’s first full budget proposal for the 2018 fiscal year.
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Sexual Assault Reports Up in I.V.

It is unknown what exactly has prompted the increase, but the issue has been at the center of Associated Students’ elections platforms and the recent sexual assault sit-in on May 3 and 4 in Cheadle ...
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Comparing Civic Engagement at UCSB with National Elections

About 36 percent of the undergraduate student body, or 7,220 undergraduates, participated in the 2017 Associated Students Election, making it one of the higher voter turnout rates in the past decade.
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