SBCC student arrested in I.V. for robbery, assault

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Santa Barbara City College student on Sunday, Feb. 11, at 2:40 a.m. for robbery, conspiracy and assault causing great bodily injury. The perpetra...
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Amendments to outdoor festival, social host ordinances to go into effect Feb. 10

New modifications to Santa Barbara County ordinances will go into effect on Feb. 10, adding and clarifying limitations to social gatherings in Isla Vista. The Outdoor Festivals and Social Host/Nuisanc...
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IVCSD launches Open Groove nights, opens community center as rehearsal space for I.V. performers

The Isla Vista Community Services District hosted its inaugural “Open Groove” on Jan. 30, inviting local bands, DJs and performers to use the Isla Vista Community Center as a free rehearsal space....
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Highlights of Regents’ January 2024 meeting

The UC Regents convened from Jan. 23 to 25 at UC San Francisco to discuss agenda items concerning the UC community including usage of university websites, seismic safety and accommodations for student...
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A.S. Internal Vice President to yield Senate chairship duties

UC Santa Barbara Associated Students Internal Vice President Sohum Kalia announced at the Jan. 24 Senate meeting that he intends to yield his duty as chair of the Associated Students Senate to his fir...
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A.S. Senate unanimously passes bills in support of 100% clean energy, formation of housing justice committee at Jan. 10 meeting

The UC Santa Barbara Associated Students Senate unanimously voted to support the university using 100% clean energy by 2035, and support forming a temporary committee on housing justice, at its Nov. 1...
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UCOP issues statement on Newsom’s proposed 2024-25 state budget

University of California President Michael V. Drake released a statement on Jan. 10 supporting California Governor Gavin Newsom’s 2024-25 state budget proposal and its allocations to education. “G...
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A.S. Executive Officers Mid-year check-in

The Nexus spoke with all five A.S. execs on the work their offices did over fall quarter.
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A week in UC student news

UCSD student groups call for impeachment of A.S. President  Several student groups at UC San Diego have called for the impeachment of Associated Students president George Chi Ioi Lo following alleged...
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UCSB community members attend A.S. Senate meeting, discuss bill condemning Hamas during public forum

More than 50 UC Santa Barbara students, faculty, alumni and community members attended the Associated Students 74th Senate weekly meeting on Nov. 8 to speak during the public forum segment in response...
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A week in UC student news

UCSF honors Nancy Pelosi for leadership on HIV/A.I.D.S.  The UC San Francisco Institute for Global Health Sciences honored U.S. House Speaker Emerita Nancy Pelosi for her efforts in supporting people...
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UCSB extends deadline to change grading option for Fall Quarter 2023 courses

UC Santa Barbara extended the deadline from Nov. 17 to Dec. 8 for students to change the grading option for Fall Quarter 2023 courses from a letter grade to a passed/not passed grade. Associate Vice C...
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A.S. Senate tables four bills for following weekly meeting Nov. 1

The UC Santa Barbara Associated Students Senate discussed and voted to table four bills during its Nov. 1 meeting. The Associated Students (A.S.) Senate convenes weekly on Wednesdays in the University...
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A week in UC student news

UC Merced acknowledges Native American heritage with Toloma 5K UC Merced hosted its annual Toloma 5K on Oct. 28 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. ahead of Native American Heritage Month, the UC Merced Newsroom...
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A week in UC student news

UC Davis Chancellor condemns faculty member’s social media posts UC Davis Chancellor Gary May released a statement on Oct. 19 condemning a faculty member’s posts on the social media platform X, ca...
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