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NewCen Project Receives Ballot Placement

Thursday, March 29th, 2018
The NewCen is a proposed University Center renovation introduced by Associated Students President Hieu Le last January. The proposal has received attention because of its associated student fee. Héctor Sánchez Castañeda spoke with Daily Nexus reporter and news editor Shomik Mukherjee about the r [...]
The NewCen is a proposed University Center renovation introduced by Associated Students President Hieu Le last Janua [...]

Historic CojoJalama Ranch Changes Hands, Could open to Public

Monday, February 12th, 2018
The historic Cojo-Jalama ranch is, by any terms, an expansive property. The twenty-four thousand acre property encompasses infamous Point Conception, beaches coveted by local surfers, important archaeological sites,and lots of endangered habitat. But locals fear that it could be home to developm [...]
The historic Cojo-Jalama ranch is, by any terms, an expansive property. The twenty-four thousand acre property encom [...]

Thomas Fire Disrupts Final Exams for Santa Barbara area Students

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
Firefighters from across the state continue their battle against The Thomas Fire. Unhealthy air quality, along with intermittent power outages prompted UC Santa Barbara officials to postpone final exams, which were supposed to take place this week. Instead - the many services on campus are close [...]
Firefighters from across the state continue their battle against The Thomas Fire. Unhealthy air quality, along with [...]

County Supervisors Approve Tajiguas Landfill Expansion

Monday, November 20th, 2017
Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to move forward on an expensive and controversial plan to modernize the Taigas Landfill on the Gaviota Coast. To find out more, KCSB’s Lisa Osborn spoke with Mark Schleich, deputy director of the Santa Barbara County Resource Recovery & W [...]
Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to move forward on an expensive and controversial plan to [...]

American Labor Union Defeated at Nissan

Sunday, September 10th, 2017
These are hard times for American unions, and the future also presents serious hurdles. A recent example of the difficulties of the struggle for labor justice was the defeat of the Auto Workers Union's attempt to unionize the workers at the Nissan plant in Canton, Mississippi. KCSB's Harry lawto [...]
These are hard times for American unions, and the future also presents serious hurdles. A recent example of the diff [...]