I.V. Voters to Vote on Variety of Candidates for June Primary Elections

For Santa Barbara County, representatives for Congress, California State Assembly and the second district supervisor are on the ballot.
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UC Santa Barbara Plans To Close Campus Dental Clinic

The closure has been in the works for well over a year, according to SHS Executive Director Dr. Vejas Skripkus.
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UCPD Issues Timely Warning for Burglary Committed by Unknown Suspect

UCPD is currently investigating the crime.
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Isla Vista Youth Projects Seeks Funding for Family Advocate Position

The family advocate would connect Isla Vista families to financial, social and parenting resources.
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Middle Eastern, North African, South Asian Resource Center Hosts Annual Culture Week

Members of UCSB Indus offered henna art services and set up culturally focused crafts stations on tables.
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UCSB Student Involved in Auto-Pedestrian Collision in Goleta

The collision occurred outside Santa Ynez Apartments — one of UCSB’s university apartments.
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Office of Black Student Development Holds Open House for New Office Suite

The event began with a tour of the space and opportunities for conversation with the OBSD staff, followed by a speaker lineup in the SRB theater.
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Term in Review: S.A.G. Geovany Lucero

Lucero emphasized that their advocacy efforts represent an initial step in repairing the student body’s image of A.S. and redressing harm.
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UCSB Alumnus Dies After Cliff Fall in Isla Vista

Crews responded to the scene at the 6600 block of Del Playa Drive, where they unsuccessfully attempted resuscitation and brought the body up to a waiting ambulance.
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COVID-19 Cases Increase Following Students’ Return From Spring Break, Deltopia Weekend

UCSB spokesperson Shelly Leachman provided the Nexus with weekly numbers of positive cases reported and positivity rates from the university’s on-campus testing program.
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A.S. Elections Conclude With Historic Low Voter and Candidate Turnout; Seven Senate Seats Remain Unfilled

1,849 students did not finish filling out their ballots or did not click submit, rendering their votes void, A.S. Elections Board announced during the Zoom webinar where results were displayed. 
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Students Celebrate Holi in Color: UCSB Indus Holds Holi Event

UCSB Indus procured funding through the Isla Vista Recreation and Park District and the Isla Vista Community Relations Committee to host this event.
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Isla Vista Community Services District Reflects on Spring Festival

Flaherty expressed her hope that turnout will improve in time with future events, calling this year’s first-ever festival a “first step in building recognition of the event.”
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IMPORTA Offers Free DACA Renewals to Applicants

DACA recipients must file for a renewal of their status and work-authorization permits every two years, which can cost up to $495.
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“That Was like a Glorified Dayge”: Students Reflect on First Full-Scale Deltopia in Two Years

Although Yalew emphasized how much fun he had participating in Deltopia, he also said that it didn’t quite meet his expectations as a first-timer.
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