Students marched from the Arbor to Storke Plaza yesterday to protest high levels of student loan debt and other fiscal struggles facing students, showing their support for the anti-student debt campaign Fallen From Grace. The event, organized by Associated Students Student Lobby, took place from 2 to 3 p.m., with [...]
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Associated Students groups Queer Commission and Take Back the Night held a joint protest advocating the rights of sexual violence victims and LGBTQIA campus members last Friday. Protestors marched from Cheadle Hall to Pardall Tunnel and then along Del Playa Drive, carrying signs calling for improved rights for LGBTQIA students [...]
Yesterday students, policymakers, faculty and university staff gathered in front of the Arbor at noon to protest ballot initiative Proposition 32 and rally support for Proposition 30. While some protestors carried signs labeled ‘Yes on Prop 30’ and “No on 32,’ others formed circles around speakers including Democratic state senate [...]
Approximately 30 Santa Monica College students were pepper sprayed and two hospitalized on Tuesday while protesting a Board of Trustees meeting discussing fee increases on non state-subsidized courses. Roughly 100 students gathered in the SMC Business Board Room to voice concerns during the board meeting’s public comment session. Campus police [...]
While state lawmakers met to finalize their portion of next years’ University of California budget, thousands of students, faculty and other community members converged on the Capitol on Monday to rally for revenue-generating alternatives. On the other side of the picket lines, over 100 police officers uniformed in riot gear [...]