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Current State of Mexico under President Andrés Manuel López Obrador

Thursday, May 02nd, 2019
Mexico has had a new president since January, so how have things changed, for better or worse? KCSB's Harry Lawton talked with an American commentator in Mexico City to assess the progress the new President has made in dealing with the many problems facing his country and administration.
Mexico has had a new president since January, so how have things changed, for better or worse? KCSB's Harry Lawton t [...]

The Rippling Effects of America’s Teacher Shortage

Wednesday, May 01st, 2019
A report aiming to capture the magnitude of the US’s teacher shortage was released by the Economic Policy Institute last month. Tine Sloan, an associate teaching professor at the university of California, Santa Barabara, talked to KCSB about the shortage and its causes, as well as how organizati [...]
A report aiming to capture the magnitude of the US’s teacher shortage was released by the Economic Policy Institute [...]

UCSB A.S. holds Town Hall of Food Security

Thursday, April 25th, 2019
On Tuesday, April 16th, The Associated Students of UCSB held a townhall to re-evaluate the communities progress towards Food Security of students and the community of Isla Vista. KCSB reporter Kody Chong covers the issues brought by speakers and community members at the town hall.
On Tuesday, April 16th, The Associated Students of UCSB held a townhall to re-evaluate the communities progress toward [...]

What Comes after Sudan’s Revolution?

Thursday, April 25th, 2019
What can the Sudanese look forward to after the ousting of their president? KCSB's Nassef Mohsen Ali contextualizes the events in Sudan by looking back on the events of the Arab Spring.
What can the Sudanese look forward to after the ousting of their president? KCSB's Nassef Mohsen Ali contextualizes th [...]

Santa Barbara Faces 2023 housing Mandate

Thursday, April 25th, 2019
Anyone who’s tried to rent in Santa Barbara knows it’s hard to find a place to live, and now the state of California is calling on Santa Barbara to build more units by 2023. KCSB’s Robert Stark talked to city planner Renee Brooke about how the city is working to meet the goal.
Anyone who’s tried to rent in Santa Barbara knows it’s hard to find a place to live, and now the state of California i [...]

UCSB Theater’s Costume Shop

Thursday, April 25th, 2019
KCSB Reporter Yingran Zhu gives a look at the people behind UCSB’s costume shop and the work they do for the university's lively theater schedule.
KCSB Reporter Yingran Zhu gives a look at the people behind UCSB’s costume shop and the work they do for the univers [...]

The Economic Woes of Sudan’s Crisis

Monday, April 22nd, 2019
Sudanese demonstrators led to the removal of President Omar al-Bashir, who first came into power in 1989. KCSB's Nassef Mohsen Ali discusses the economic factors that drove thousands to the streets.
Sudanese demonstrators led to the removal of President Omar al-Bashir, who first came into power in 1989. KCSB's Nas [...]

The Restoration of Notre Dame

Monday, April 22nd, 2019
Professor of medieval architecture, Richard Wittman, talks to reporter Harry Lawton, about the damage to Notre dame in last week's fire, regarding what was lost, what was saved, and what precautions need to be taken in the future.
Professor of medieval architecture, Richard Wittman, talks to reporter Harry Lawton, about the damage to Notre dame [...]

UCSB Reads: The Best We Could Do

Monday, April 22nd, 2019
This week, the week of April 22nd, Thi Bui, author and artist behind the UCSB 2019 Reads selection, The Best We Could Do, came to UCSB for a talk at Campbell Hall. One of our News Directors, Dorothy Tang, had the opportunity to interview her. In collaboration with the Public Affairs committe [...]
This week, the week of April 22nd, Thi Bui, author and artist behind the UCSB 2019 Reads selection, The Best We Could Do [...]