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KCSB NEWS: Unnatural Disasters and Environmental Racism Panel

Monday, April 15th, 2019
KCSB News presented a panel on Monday, February 25th, 2019 regarding the implications of (un)natural disasters on marginalized communities due to non-inclusive and outdated policies. The panel featured representatives from the UCSB Environmental Studies Department, UCSB Students for Environmenta [...]
KCSB News presented a panel on Monday, February 25th, 2019 regarding the implications of (un)natural disasters on ma [...]

Brexit Pushed Back to Halloween 2019

Thursday, April 11th, 2019
British Prime Minister Theresa May continued her search for an extension to the date of British withdrawal from the European Union, which was extended until October 31st at a meeting in Brussels. KCSB's Harry Lawton has the story.
British Prime Minister Theresa May continued her search for an extension to the date of British withdrawal from the [...]

What’s Next for SB’s Platform Holly?

Thursday, April 04th, 2019
The oil platform off the Goleta coast, known affectionately as platform Holly, has been the source of inspiration of many who venture to Santa Barbara’s coastline. But since the bankruptcy of the platform’s owner and the 2015 Refugio oil spill, the platform, sitting on top of one of the most nat [...]
The oil platform off the Goleta coast, known affectionately as platform Holly, has been the source of inspiration of [...]

SBCC Trustee Responds to Racism Claims at the College

Monday, April 01st, 2019
SBCC’s trustees recently proposed an anti-racism resolution that directs the new superintendent of SBCC to work on anti-racism plans. To learn more, KCSB’s Tianyi Huang spoke with Jonathan Abboud, a trustee on the Santa Barbara Community College Board of Trustees, representing Isla Vista, UCSB and [...]
SBCC’s trustees recently proposed an anti-racism resolution that directs the new superintendent of SBCC to work on ant [...]

Isla Vista Prepares for Deltopia Weekend

Monday, April 01st, 2019
Both students and the Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Department are planning for Deltopia, which is a social “street party” organized for this upcoming weekend. KCSB’s Megan Stafford speaks with Deputy Justin Schroeder about the precautions local law enforcement is taking and what Goleta residents and [...]
Both students and the Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Department are planning for Deltopia, which is a social “street party” [...]

SBCC Students of Color Explain why they don’t Feel Safe on Campus

Saturday, March 30th, 2019
Students of color at Santa Barbara City College claim they don't feel safe at school, and that SBCC officials are doing nothing to help. KCSB’s Tianyi Huang speaks with Nia Revis, a student leader of the Black Students Union at Santa Barbara City College to find out about her experiences… and wh [...]
Students of color at Santa Barbara City College claim they don't feel safe at school, and that SBCC officials are do [...]

UCSB Honors Victims of Christchurch Attack

Tuesday, March 19th, 2019
This past Friday, a terrorist shot and killed 51 people in a mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand. Today, the UCSB Muslim Student Association held a noontime vigil at Storke Tower in solidarity with the victims, families, and community at large. Here are highlights from today’s UCSB “Standing in [...]
This past Friday, a terrorist shot and killed 51 people in a mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand. Today, the UCSB Mu [...]

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 [...]