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After Keeping It Secret For Years, UCSB Welcomes Tours of its Munger Hall Mock-up

The undertaking was funded entirely by Munger and constructed by architects of his choosing.
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SB County: Positive Cases

Santa Barbara County Surges into High COVID-19 Transmission Level

There are currently 1,033 active cases in the county, with six deaths reported within the week of July 8 and July 14.
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SB County: Positive Cases

UCSB Chancellor Henry T. Yang Investigated for Hit-and-Run

According to the California Highway Patrol report obtained by the LA Times, the student, who suffered minor injuries, identified the chancellor as the driver. 
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Munger Hall Unlikely To Meet 2025 Opening Goal

This timeline for construction lags behind the projections provided by UCSB last year.
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Photo Story | UCSB Bids Farewell to 2022 Graduating Seniors

The Nexus captured photos of the seniors bidding farewell to their undergraduate careers. 
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Gaucho Underground Scholars Celebrates Graduating Seniors

Gaucho Underground Scholars is a campus organization that works to provide peer-driven support and guidance to formerly incarcerated and system-impacted students.
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Congressman Carbajal Unveils Updated Degrees Not Debt Act, Addresses School Shooting in Uvalde, Texas

The congressman emphasized the importance of financial aid in college, attributing his ability to obtain an education at UCSB to the assistance he received.
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University, Students Comment on Transitional Year of 2021-22

The year has been nothing short of unconventional as community members navigated changing COVID-19 health guidelines impacted by the pandemic.
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Vista Point: Weekly Goings-on in and Around Isla Vista

Weekly events in and around Isla Vista.
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Seniors Reminisce on Their Years at UC Santa Barbara

Seniors shared with the Nexus what meant most to them during their time at the university.
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UCSB Reinstates Mask Mandate for Rest of Spring Quarter

The original mask mandate was lifted on March 19, after the start of spring quarter. 
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UCSB and Isla Vista Honor Victims of the 2014 Isla Vista Tragedy

UC Santa Barbara’s Associated Students and Student Affairs, along with the I.V. Recreation & Parks District, held a day of remembrance at I.V.’s Love and Remembrance Garden. 
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RCSGD, MENASA and MCC Host First QT API-SSWANA Cultural Potluck

One MENASA peer mentor said sharing food with one another is one of the most mindful ways groups can cultivate a cross-cultural exchange and foster community.
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Admissions Data Show 5% Increase in Student Applications for UCSB

The Nexus obtained data on applicants from UC Santa Barbara’s 2022 admissions cycle from UCSB’s Media Relations Manager Kiki Reyes.
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UCSB’s Nikkei Student Union Hosts Its Second Annual Culture Night

The Nikkei Student Union (NSU) held Culture Night to spotlight Japanese-American heritage and culture through the various performances.
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