News Director Cathy Murillo covers the News-Press employees' press conference on September 5th, 2006. Speakers include: Lou Cannon, Sander Vanocur, Harriett Phillips, Rev. Teena Grant, Rev.Mark Collier, Ira Gottlieb, Marty Keegan, Jonny Wallis.
After much election controversy Mexico's Electoral Court announced Felipe Calderon of the National Action Party (PAN) the winner of the Presidential race. President-elect Calderon will take office in December for his single six-year term. After much controversy over the election results, Mr. Calderon is asking for national unity in solving [...]
The Isla Vista Tenants Union is aiming to help fifty families who have been served eviction notices at the Cedarwood Apartments in Isla Vista. Associate Director of News and Public Affairs Hassan Naveed went to the apartment complex to interview tenants on their reaction to the eviction notices. Tenants expressed their concern in regards to the [...]
Terry Hunter from Eugene, Oregon made a pit stop at UCSB during his spiritual journey across the nation. The purpose of his journey is to raise awareness of victims of Hurricane Katrina. Hunter explains the inspiration of his excursion and what exactly keeps him going especially on a long journey. Reporter Cathy Murrillo interviews Hunter.
Associate News Director, Hassan Naveed, attended a Town Hall Meeting concerning the current News-Press situation. The meeting was aired on KCSB on Friday, July 28th. Former Executive Editor Jerry Roberts and writer Melissa Burns both spoke at the event stressing their concerns of the violation of journalism ethics of the News-Press.