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UPTE-CWA Plans for Strike During UCSB Finals Week

Monday, March 18th, 2019
UPTE-CWA, a union representing 15,000 UC workers, is planning a labor rally beneath Storke Tower this coming Wednesday. KCSB’s Megan Stafford has more information on the UC system-wide strike: Another labor strike is happening at UCSB, the University Professional Technical Employee-Communic [...]
UPTE-CWA, a union representing 15,000 UC workers, is planning a labor rally beneath Storke Tower this coming Wednesd [...]

Santa Barbara Main Jail in Need of Renovation

Saturday, March 16th, 2019
While Santa Barbara County’s main jail has been characterized as an outdated facility with expensive maintenance fees, there is no renovation plan and no funding for the plan yet. However, the Northern Branch Jail Project located in Santa Maria, advertised as a back-up for the main jail, has had [...]
While Santa Barbara County’s main jail has been characterized as an outdated facility with expensive maintenance fee [...]

SBCC to Offer Evening College Program

Saturday, March 16th, 2019
Santa Barbara City College announces plans for an evening college program in order to reach more students starting Fall 2019. KCSB reporter Jennifer Sor has more.
Santa Barbara City College announces plans for an evening college program in order to reach more students starting F [...]

Rohingya Genocide Continues in Myanmar

Saturday, March 16th, 2019
The Rohingya continue to flee tyranny, while countries shut their doors. KCSB reporter Nassef Mohsen Ali interviews UCSB History professor, Utathya Chattopadhyaya, about developments in the ongoing genocide of the Rohingya in Myanmar.
The Rohingya continue to flee tyranny, while countries shut their doors. KCSB reporter Nassef Mohsen Ali interviews [...]

Political State of Venezuela Worsens

Saturday, March 16th, 2019
As the crisis in Venezuela deepens, KCSB reporter Harry Lawton talks to professor Juan Pablo Lupi of UCSB's Department of Spanish & Portuguese, a Venezuela national, to cast some light on the issues.
As the crisis in Venezuela deepens, KCSB reporter Harry Lawton talks to professor Juan Pablo Lupi of UCSB's Departme [...]

Looking for a Particular Story?

Thursday, March 14th, 2019
Along with the rest of KCSB, KCSB News is hard at work migrating content to KCSB's new website. If you're looking for a story that came out before February 2019, it might not have been moved to this website yet! Try checking our Soundcloud, where we post all the stories we make. In addition to movin [...]
Along with the rest of KCSB, KCSB News is hard at work migrating content to KCSB's new website. If you're looking for a [...]

Leasin’ Season in Isla Vista

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019
 KCSB Reporter Ray Briare shares some insight for students preparing to lease for the upcoming school year, and how to deal with tricky landlords.
 KCSB Reporter Ray Briare shares some insight for students preparing to lease for the upcoming school year, and how [...]