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  • China's women begin to confront blatant workplace bias

    China's women begin to confront blatant workplace bias
    BEIJING— Fresh out of college and facing a mountain of debt, the 21-year-old woman was searching online for jobs when she hit upon a listing that sounded perfect: administrative assistant at a tutoring school in Beijing. She sent in her resume, then...
  • The greatest game he ever played

    The greatest game he ever played
    I went to UC Santa Barbara on a baseball scholarship after transferring from Cerritos College. I was a speech major and had a radio show on college station KCSB called "Sleep's Sports Shorts." I wanted to play pro ball or replace Vin Scully when he...
  • Breakers look to bounce back

    Breakers look to bounce back
    In a match that was anyone's to take, the Laguna Beach boys' volleyball team held late leads in all four sets against San Clemente but it was the visiting Tritons who were able to come out on top of a 26-24, 29-27, 23-25, 25-22 nonleague victory at Dugger...
  • UC Santa Barbara to offer meningitis vaccine to students

    UC Santa Barbara to offer meningitis vaccine to students
    Health authorities are recommending that UC Santa Barbara students be inoculated against a strain of meningitis that infected several young adults at the seaside campus and caused an outbreak at Princeton University. University officials said Friday...
  • Letters: Drought-busting

    Re "A dry, distressing reality," Jan. 28 In three short years, Cachuma Lake — a large reservoir in the coastal mountains of Santa Barbara County — has gone from abundance to scarcity. And this time, unlike in the last crisis year of 1991,...
  • Gang rape of UC Santa Barbara student is second in two months

    Gang rape of UC Santa Barbara student is second in two months
    University police have increased patrols at UC Santa Barbara and in the surrounding neighborhood after a woman was gang raped in the middle of the night over the weekend, authorities said Monday. The woman was attacked by three men sometime between 11...
  • UC Santa Barbara student beaten and gang raped, authorities say

    UC Santa Barbara student beaten and gang raped, authorities say
    A 19-year-old student at UC Santa Barbara was beaten and raped by a group of men this weekend, authorities said. It is unclear where the rape occurred, but it happened sometime between 11 p.m. Saturday and 4 a.m. Sunday, according to the Santa Barbara...
  • Second gang rape near UC Santa Barbara campus reported

    Second gang rape near UC Santa Barbara campus reported
    The gang rape of a UC Santa Barbara student was the second near campus in two months, and university police ramped up patrols in the area in response, authorities said Monday. The 19-year-old woman was beaten and raped by three men sometime between 12:...
  • 2nd rape victim near UC Santa Barbara was city college student

    Just hours before a UC Santa Barbara woman was gang raped near campus, a city college student reported being sexually assaulted in the area, an official said Tuesday. The first incident occurred Saturday night and was reported by a Santa Barbara City...
  • UCSB police sergeant calls gang rapes of two students 'horrendous'

    UCSB police sergeant calls gang rapes of two students 'horrendous'
    The second reported gang rape of a UC Santa Barbara student in as many months has shocked authorities in charge of patrolling an area not unaccustomed to sexual assaults. "We do have sexual assaults that happen, but something like this ... is...
  • Sketches released of suspects in gang rape of UCSB student

     Sketches released of suspects in gang rape of UCSB student
    UC Santa Barbara police have released sketches of two men believed to have participated in the beating and gang rape of a female student early Sunday. Investigators believe there were at least three men involved in the attack, but so far have only...
  • Search committee to find new UCI chancellor formed

    An advisory committee made up of UC Irvine faculty, staff, students, alumni and a foundation representative will assist in the national search for a new chancellor, the university announced Monday. Bruce Varner, board of regents chairman, also...