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Asian American Mental Health: UCSB and Culturally Competent Care

Thursday, November 15th, 2018
KCSB's Dorothy Tang speaks with CAPS therapists Junichi Shimaoka and Marissa Floro about how mental health stigma and racial stereotypes have impacted the role mental health plays in Asian-American culture. Part 1 of a series.
KCSB's Dorothy Tang speaks with CAPS therapists Junichi Shimaoka and Marissa Floro about how mental health stigma and [...]

Fire Preparedness with Montecito’s Fire Department

Thursday, November 15th, 2018
KCSB's Megan Stafford interviews Chief Kevin Taylor, who serves as the Division Chief of Operations with the Montecito Fire Department on what the community can expect and prepare for this upcoming disaster season.
KCSB's Megan Stafford interviews Chief Kevin Taylor, who serves as the Division Chief of Operations with the Monteci [...]

AFSCME Strike Ends with No Resolution

Tuesday, October 30th, 2018
AFSCME workers staged a UC-wide strike last week that garnered sympathy strikes from several other UC-wide unions. KCSB reporter Nassef Mohsen Ali summarized the strike, and why workers voted for it. Photo Credits: KCSB Staff
AFSCME workers staged a UC-wide strike last week that garnered sympathy strikes from several other UC-wide unions. KCS [...]

Public Sleeping Laws suspended in wake of Federal Court Ruling

Thursday, October 18th, 2018
Laws preventing the sleeping, sitting, or lying on public property have been ruled "cruel and unusual punishment" in the event that an area does not have sufficient shelter for its homeless population. KCSB's Maggie Drelichman reports.
Laws preventing the sleeping, sitting, or lying on public property have been ruled "cruel and unusual punishment" in [...]

UC-AFT Librarians and the Right to Academic Freedom

Thursday, September 06th, 2018
The union representing UC librarians across all campuses is currently negotiating their contracts with concerns over salary and academic freedom. KCSB's Anita Carraher has the story.
The union representing UC librarians across all campuses is currently negotiating their contracts with concerns over [...]

Spotting Giant Sea Bass from UC Santa Barbara

Monday, August 06th, 2018
A research project launching out of UC Santa Barbara is using more than just technology to help fish off our coastline. KCSB's Anita Carraher has the story. Find out more about the project here: spottinggiantseabass.msi.ucsb.edu/ Image credit: Spotting Giant Sea Bass Project
A research project launching out of UC Santa Barbara is using more than just technology to help fish off o [...]

A Mosaic History of Santa Barbara?

Thursday, August 02nd, 2018
An unusual art project is slowly taking shape in Santa Barbara: The Timeline Mosaic Project, which will compress 150 million years of local history and geology into a series of mosaic panels, covering 50 yards of wall. KCSB's Harry Lawton has the story.
An unusual art project is slowly taking shape in Santa Barbara: The Timeline Mosaic Project, which will compress 15 [...]