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A.S. Senate Discusses Free Speech Issues, Creation of New Offices

The Associate Students Senate met in the Flying A Room of the UCen Wednesday evening to discuss the creation of new offices, organization funding, free speech issues and a threat of a letter of no con...
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The victim was taken from Isla Vista and raped by three men in an area northwest of UCSB's track, which was concealed by foliage at the time. Lorenzo Basilio / Daily Nexus; Mugshot courtesy of UCSB Police Department.

University, Police, Attorney Respond to Rape Arrest

The University of California, Santa Barbara responded Thursday to the arrest of a suspect in the February 2014 rape and assault of a student on campus.
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The victim was taken from Isla Vista and raped by three men in an area northwest of UCSB's track, which was concealed by foliage at the time. Lorenzo Basilio / Daily Nexus; Mugshot courtesy of UCSB Police Department.
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Two UCSB Students Arrested for Home Invasion Robbery

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office arrested four people wanted in connection with a home invasion robbery that occurred Jan. 29, 2016 on Madrid Rd. and Camino Pescadero in Isla Vista.
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Santa Barbara County Second To Adopt H.E.A.L.

Santa Barbara County has officially adopted the Healthy Eating Active Living (H.E.A.L.) resolution to promote healthy living for residents, becoming the second county in California to do so.
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DanceSafe founder Emanuel Sferios suggests a regulated system through which adults
could obtain pure, legal MDMA, thus reducing the criminal market and access to minors. Will Tran / Daily Nexus
DanceSafe founder Emanuel Sferios suggests a regulated system through which adults
could obtain pure, legal MDMA, thus reducing the criminal market and access to minors. Will Tran / Daily Nexus

DanceSafe Founder Educates Students on MDMA

DanceSafe founder Emanuel Sferios gave a presentation on MDMA effects and safety on Wednesday in an event hosted by Students for Sensible Drug Policies UCSB Chapter (SSDP), Life of the Party (LOTP) an...
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Activists Discuss Israel, Apartheid State Label

Black South African activists Jamie Mithi and Khanyisa Pinini discussed their views on labeling Israel an apartheid state in an event hosted by Gauchos United for Israel on Tuesday in the Isla Vista T...
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District Supervisor Candidates Share Platforms

Santa Barbara County Third District Supervisor candidates spoke with the Nexus this week to share their platforms for Isla Vista and the county.
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National News, International Spotlight

The Nexus keeps you updated on national and international happenings for the week of Feb. 3 to Feb. 10.
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The two parties, Campus United and Peer Action Coalition, were formed in early February to provide “non-toxic,” inclusive spaces within Associated Students. Lorenzo Basilio / Daily Nexus
The two parties, Campus United and Peer Action Coalition, were formed in early February to provide “non-toxic,” inclusive spaces within Associated Students. Lorenzo Basilio / Daily Nexus

Two A.S. Parties Form in Wake Of OPP Disbandment

Two new Associated Students (A.S.) political parties, Campus United and Peer Action Coalition (PAC), were formed in early February following the disbandment of Open People’s Party.
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Students Suspect Increase in Bike Citations

Ricky Waltman was biking to work early Tuesday morning when he approached a stop sign at the corner of Camino Del Sur and Trigo Road. A California Highway Patrol car was parked on the side of the stre...
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Daniel J. Chen, 21, charged in the 2014 rape of a UCSB student (UCSB Police Department)
Daniel J. Chen, 21, charged in the 2014 rape of a UCSB student (UCSB Police Department)

Former Student Arrested in 2014 Campus Rape Case

UC Santa Barbara Police arrested one man Wednesday in connection with the February 2014 violent rape and assault of a UCSB student.
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Jenny Luo / Daily Nexus

“Second Class Feminists” Event Fosters Discussion on Feminism and Religion

The College of Letters and Science and Department of Religious Studies co-hosted an event Tuesday evening titled “Second Class Feminists?: The Changing Role of Women in Faith Communities” for pane...
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People from all over IV and the rest of the county meet to discuss ways of assisting tenants in resolving issues with landlords, including funds and mediation. John Clow / Daily Nexus
People from all over IV and the rest of the county meet to discuss ways of assisting tenants in resolving issues with landlords, including funds and mediation. John Clow / Daily Nexus

I.V. Stakeholders Meet to Discuss Potential Tenant Mediation Programs

The Isla Vista Self Governance Initiative held a public meeting Tuesday at the I.V. Clinic building to discuss potential forms of tenant mediation in I.V. if it becomes a Community Services District (...
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Associated Students Finance and Business Committee Discuss 27 Funding Request From Campus Organizations

The Associated Students Finance and Business Committee (A.S. F&B) met Monday in the State Street Room of the UCen to discuss funding requests from 27 campus organizations.
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Will Tran / Daily Nexus
Will Tran / Daily Nexus

Students Discuss Environmental Racism, Environmental Justice, Flint Water Crisis

Approximately 50 students discussed the meaning and future implications of environmental racism and environmental justice at an event titled “What is Environmental Racism?” Monday in the MultiCult...
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