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Closing Schools and Moving Finals Due to Thomas Fire

A look at our education system’s response to the wildfire Read story.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Superintendent Matsuoka Presents Annual School Status Update

Matsuoka talks big picture, and nuts and bolts in his yearly address. Read story.

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Students Gear Up for First Day of School

Charity event donates backpacks and supplies to students in need. Read story.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

UCSB Soccer Team Faces Mexican U-17 Side

Friday night at San Marcos. Read story.

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Gaucho Women Hustling Hoops

The UCSB basketball squad shows promise; plus, here’s an update on Westmont, SBCC, Bolden Brace, and Amber Melgoza. Read story.

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

UCSB Prof Pens New Book on the Privatization of Public Universities

Christopher Newfield offers fairly simple solutions to fixing America’s higher education system. Read story.

Monday, December 12, 2016

‘Del Playa’ Horror Film Release Set for 2017

Director defends movie as art that pushes boundaries and poses hard questions. Read story.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

School Listings 2016

School Listings 2016 Read story.

Thursday, November 10, 2016

City College $9 Million in Debt

The new Campus Center project is now on hold. Read story.

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Community Survey Takes City College's Temperature

New president gauging school's strengths and weaknesses, real and perceived. Read story.

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

School District Going Digital

Superintendent Matsuoka unveils plan to transition away from traditional textbooks. Read story.

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Mystery Shrouds Carpinteria Unified Conflict

The superintendent abruptly left her post the day before school started. Read story.

Thursday, September 1, 2016

UC Salary Report Released

Chancellor makes $401,020, men’s basketball coach earns $327,080. Read story.

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Funding Secured for UCSB Wetlands Restoration

North Campus Open Space project treks the long road to Coastal Commission. Read story.

Monday, July 18, 2016

UCSB to Start Using Students’ Preferred Names

The new system is a step toward transgender inclusivity. Read story.

Friday, June 10, 2016
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