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46 min ago | Noozhawk

Bomb Threat at UCSB's Campbell Hall Called False Alarm

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.

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4 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

Utah concert preview: Rebelution surfing a wave of success

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.

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Related Topix: Isla Vista, CA

9 hrs ago | Editor & Publisher

Critical Thinking: Should a newspaper hold back news if it's emotionally harmful to its staff?

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.

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Related Topix: California, Journalism, Central Connecticut State University

13 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

Anger management and community service for feminist professor who attacked pro-life students

Mireille Miller-Young, a professor of feminist studies at the University of California Santa Barbara, has been sentenced for attacking pro-life students and stealing a large sign they made for a peaceful protest on campus.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Noozhawk

Santa Barbara School District Introduces Four New Principals

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.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Harding University, Santa Barbara, CA

Merced Sun-Star

UC Merced Connect: Campus ranks among "Cool Schools" for sustainability

UC Merced has been ranked among the "Cool Schools" by the Sierra Club's Sierra Magazine because of its commitment to sustainability.

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Related Topix: Merced, CA, UC Merced, Cool, CA, UC San Diego

Noozhawk

Chris Snowden Joins AmeriFlex Financial Services as Financial Advisor

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.

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Related Topix: Santa Barbara, CA, Wine, Drink, Pepperdine University

Noozhawk

Schizophrenia in a Dish: UCSB Plays Role in Revealing How Illness-Linked Genetics Affect Neurons

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.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Biology, Science, Johns Hopkins University

Washington Examiner

Your college tuition pays for this

According to College Board , average tuition and fees for the 2013-14 school year totaled $30,094 at private colleges, $8,893 for in-state residents at public colleges and $22,203 for out-of-state residents.

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Related Topix: Columbia University, George Washington University, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign

Mon Aug 18, 2014

KTVU Oakland

Calif. could take unprecedented step in gun control in wake of Isla Vista shooting

Less than three months after the deadly shooting that left six dead at UC Santa Barbara, California could take an unprecedented step to get guns out of the wrong hands.

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Related Topix: Isla Vista, CA, Santa Barbara, CA

Noozhawk

SBCC Fostering Collaborative Approach to Preventing Violence in Aftermath of IV Rampage

In an effort to reiterate civic responsibility on campus and in the community, starting this fall students will be required to sign an honor code SBCC officials have been working on ways to quell and prevent violence taking place in Isla Vista, where many of the college's students live.

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Related Topix: Isla Vista, CA, Santa Barbara, CA

WireNews+Co

The Militarization Of The Police Has Produced A Murder Machine

I wasn't surprised at some of the crude comments and hatred expressed toward blacks that came from a few white male anti-immigration Republicans in response to my article Cops Gone Wild.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, DePaul University, Opinion

Noozhawk

UCSB Expert on Stigma, Self-Esteem Receives Scientific Impact Award

For decades, common wisdom in psychology held that people who are stigmatized in some way - whether due to physical or learning disabilities, mental illness, racial differences or something else entirely - experience low self-esteem.

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Related Topix: Psychology, Science, Ohio State University

Right Wing News

Psycho Professor Mireille Miller-Young Portrayed as Victim by Fellow Academics

Remember feminazi professor Mireille Miller-Young at the University of California, Santa Barbara, who manhandled young pro-life demonstrator Thrin Short, scratched her, and stole her sign as Thrin and her sister attempted to express their point of view in a campus "free speech" area? Readers will be unsurprised that her fellow academics are backing ... (more)

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RedOrbit

Scientists Record Electron's Quantum Behavior

Image Caption: Scientists at the University of Chicago and the University of California, Santa Barbara, used this optical apparatus to direct ultrafast pulses of light to manipulate the quantum state of a single electron spin in diamond.

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Related Topix: University of Chicago

Scientific American

Fieldwork: Tiny Bones to Pick

The three Land Rovers pause while John Flynn consults the device in his hand. "Is the GPS happy?" someone asks him.

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Related Topix: Madagascar, World News, Africa, Santa Barbara, CA

Lucianne.com

Slavery Made Me Do It. OrMaybe It Was Pregnancy.

Reading headlines this week, one after another bowled me over But this one really grabbed me.

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Related Topix: Abortion

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Noozhawk

Review: The Odyssey Project Is More Than a Hero's Journey

In his opening remarks to an enthusiastic, packed house at Center Stage Theater on a recent Sunday afternoon, The Odyssey Project creator and director Michael Morgan called it "a mode of artistic intervention."

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Related Topix: Arts, Theater, Santa Barbara, CA

Lucianne.com

Next 25 Articles

The saga of University of California, Santa Barbara feminist studies professor Mireille Miller-Young has taken yet another bizarro twist after her defenders urged a judge to excuse the criminal allegations against her because of the "cultural legacy of slavery."

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Senator Ben Cardin, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Representative Joaquin Castro, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Minot Daily News

California feminist studies professor sentenced for attack on anti-abortion protesters

Mireille Miller-Young likely rues the day that she stole an anti-abortion protester's sign and pushed and scratched the 16-year-old girl who tried to snatch it back.

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