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The California Senate passed a bill on Friday requiring local law enforcement to search a database of firearms owners in most cases when carrying out checks on people who may harm themselves or others.
The Senate on Friday unanimously passed SB505 by Democratic Sen. Hannah-Beth Jackson of Santa Barbara.
A little levity to break up the seriousness: Participants dance and sing their own song to the tune of The Village People's "YMCA" at this week's CRYPTO 2014 conference at UCSB.
The public is invited to attend United Way of Santa Barbara County's 18th annual Red Feather Bal l taking place at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25 at the Four Seasons Biltmore Coral Casino in Santa Barbara.
Several recent pieces on the digital humanities and pedagogy have included the observation that, despite the rapid recent growth of DH in many academic fields and institutions, pedagogical issues are consistently overshadowed by issues related to research in DH scholarship.
Using WiFi signals a pair of robots can detect unseen features behind thick solid walls and can differentiate between materials, giving the ability to detect the presence of humans.
I am a serial entrepreneur and professor turned venture capitalist. I led Computer Motion's $110 million IPO and the $236 million sale of Expertcity to Citrix.
Campus censorship is misaligned with higher education goals Colleges get some things wrong and some things right.
A bomb threat at UC Santa Barbara's Campbell Hall has been called a false alarm by campus officials, and evacuations have been lifted after the UC Police Department received a threat earlier Wednesday and officers arrived on scene to investigate the claim.
Rebelution, headlining Saltair on Friday night, is a rock-reggae band that began in Isla Vista, a college town for the University of California, Santa Barbara, where students cut class not to sleep but to surf.
When a mass shooting took place near the University of California, Santa Barbara campus in May, the school's university-funded newspaper, The Bottom Line, decided not to immediately publish news about the shooting to "minimize the emotional harm" to its staff.
Four new principals are joining the Santa Barbara Unified School District this year and will take over schools that have struggled with administrative turnover the past several years.
UC Merced has been ranked among the "Cool Schools" by the Sierra Club's Sierra Magazine because of its commitment to sustainability.
Snowden is a graduate of UC Santa Barbara. He spent a number of years in the wine industry as part of his family's vineyard before obtaining a master's in business from Pepperdine University.
Sequencing facility assistant director and Ph.D. candidate Elmer Guzman stands with co-author Matthew Lalli in front of the RNA sequencer used in the study.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 12:05 am
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