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UCSB Reads on KCSB: Week 4 with Whitney Ater

Thursday, March 04th, 2021
On the fourth edition of “UCSB Reads 2021” on KCSB-FM (Thursday, March 4th), we welcome Whitney Ater, Financial Analyst in the Phelps Administrative Support Center and a Committee Chairperson for the UCSB Professional Women’s Association (PWA). Whitney is reading When They Call You a Terrorist: A Bl [...]
On the fourth edition of “UCSB Reads 2021” on KCSB-FM (Thursday, March 4th), we welcome Whitney Ater, Financial Analyst [...]
By Ted Coe / Posted in Ucsb, Blog

Making STEM More Accessible to Black & Latinx Students

Tuesday, February 16th, 2021
With the majority of developers in the STEM field being white males, much of the resulting code tends towards serving white males and under-serving communities of color. KCSB’s Aubrey Valerio spoke with Dr. Sharon Tettegah, the director of the Center for Black Studies Research at UCSB, about the dif [...]
With the majority of developers in the STEM field being white males, much of the resulting code tends towards serving wh [...]

Pushing for an American Indian and Indigenous Studies Department at UCSB

Thursday, February 11th, 2021
Native and Indigenous Students at UC Santa Barbara have been working towards establishing an American Indian and Indigenous Studies Department for upwards of six years. Recently, a petition was created to bring visibility to this topic and show support for the initiative. KCSB's Kathryn Foster sits [...]
Native and Indigenous Students at UC Santa Barbara have been working towards establishing an American Indian and Indigen [...]
By News Director / Posted in News, Ucsb

UC Considers Suspending Standardized Testing

Thursday, February 11th, 2021
The UC Board of Regents discussed the possible suspension of standardized testing for admissions on January 21, according to the Daily Nexus. Alternative tests are being proposed in replacement of the SAT and ACT. KCSB’s Jennifer Yoshikoshi has more on the story. KCSB News and Sports · UC Conside [...]
The UC Board of Regents discussed the possible suspension of standardized testing for admissions on January 21, accordin [...]
By News Director / Posted in News, Ucsb

KCSB-FM Airs UCSB Reads 2021, Weekly Readings From: When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir

Wednesday, February 10th, 2021
The UCSB Reads selection for 2021 is When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir, co-authored by Patrisse Cullors and asha bandele. This annual program of the UCSB Library brings the campus and Santa Barbara communities together each year for dialogue about important topical issue [...]
The UCSB Reads selection for 2021 is When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir, co-authored by Patriss [...]
By Ted Coe / Posted in Ucsb

The American Radio Archives Moves to UCSB

Wednesday, February 10th, 2021
KCSB News and Sports · The American Radio Archives Moves to UCSB The American Radio Archives will be moving to UCSB. The collection, one of the largest in the world, was previously housed in Thousand Oaks. KCSB’s Sierra van der Brug speaks with David Seubert with the UCSB Library Special Collecti [...]
KCSB News and Sports · The American Radio Archives Moves to UCSB The American Radio Archives will be moving to UCSB. [...]
By News Director / Posted in News, Ucsb

Move-In Day During a Pandemic

Tuesday, February 02nd, 2021
KCSB News and Sports · Move-In Day During a Pandemic “Chaotic..excitingly chaotic" and "rushed" were the words used to describe the weekend of Jan. 15-18th. In a span of four days, 1,000 undergraduate students moved into university-owned apartments for the Winter and Spring quarter. KCSB’s Pricil [...]
KCSB News and Sports · Move-In Day During a Pandemic “Chaotic..excitingly chaotic" and "rushed" were the words used t [...]

UCSB Reads 2021: “When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir”

Tuesday, January 12th, 2021
KCSB News and Sports · UCSB Reads 2021: "When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir" KCSB’s Pia Ramos speaks with Hannah Rael, Communications and Marketing Manager and Alex Regan, Events and Exhibitions Librarian at UCSB Library to learn more about this year's 2021 UCSB Reads sel [...]
KCSB News and Sports · UCSB Reads 2021: "When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir" KCSB’s Pia Ramo [...]

The UCSB Graduate Division’s Racial Justice Fellowship

Tuesday, January 12th, 2021
KCSB News and Sports · The UCSB Graduate Division's Racial Justice Fellowship The Racial Justice Fellowship Program at UCSB is offering graduate students committed to racial justice the opportunity to furthering research on issues like systemic racism and how it affects their communities. KC [...]
KCSB News and Sports · The UCSB Graduate Division's Racial Justice Fellowship The Racial Justice Fellowship Prog [...]
By News Director / Posted in News, Ucsb

JUNETEENTH SB: COMMUNITY DEMANDS

Friday, June 05th, 2020
We demand that SB City Council adopt a resolution condemning police brutality and declare racism a public health emergency. Email Mayor Cathy Murillo and city council members. We demand transparency and accountability from the SB Police Department. No more "community conversat [...]
We demand that SB City Council adopt a resolution condemning police brutality and declare racism a public health emergen [...]