On Wednesday, dozens of UC Santa Barbara graduate students held a “sick-out” in solidarity with striking graduate students at UC Santa Cruz, who are currently demanding a cost-of-living adjustment to accommodate for high rental prices.
UCSB graduate students are informally calling for a similar cost-of-living adjustment — photos of the demonstration taken by Nexus photographers can be viewed below:
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