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Opinion: A better way to pay for carbon emissions

By   /  Friday, July 16th, 2021  /  Education, Energy, Latest news, Op/Eds, Opinion  /  No Comments

By Marcus Thomson The recent extreme heat in the Western United States and Canada is remarkable. But events like these are made more likely, and more severe, because of the contribution of greenhouse gas emissions to climate change. We should expect the consequences to be far-reaching, with mainly negative impacts on land and ocean ecosystems, Read More →

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Opinion: Lottery prizes can encourage vaccination, but they can’t replace trust

By   /  Thursday, June 24th, 2021  /  Latest news, Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Opinion: Lottery prizes can encourage vaccination, but they can’t replace trust

By Gary Charness Medical experts and the federal government have stressed the importance of reaching herd immunity, which requires that a high proportion of the population cannot fall prey to COVID-19. While there was a huge initial wave of interest, there are still many people who have not been vaccinated. This has led to the Read More →

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Region’s universities strive for workplace inclusiveness

By   /  Friday, June 11th, 2021  /  Education, Latest news, right, Subscriber content, Top Stories  /  Comments Off on Region’s universities strive for workplace inclusiveness

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Opinion: California’s road to decarbonization

By   /  Friday, May 7th, 2021  /  Education, Energy, Green Coast, Latest news, Op/Eds, Opinion, South Coast, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Opinion: California’s road to decarbonization

By David Lea, Kyle Meng, Olivier Deschenes, Ranjit Deshmukh and Paige Weber The world is jointly confronting two pressing issues: climate change and rising inequality. These problems are also intricately linked. The imperative to address climate change is overlaid on a world that is deeply unequal, which is likely to worsen under climate change. Yet, Read More →

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Business Times Hall of Fame: UCSB Chancellor Henry Yang

By   /  Friday, April 23rd, 2021  /  Education, Latest news, left, South Coast, Special Sections, Technology, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Business Times Hall of Fame: UCSB Chancellor Henry Yang

Editor’s note: Henry Yang, the chancellor of UC Santa Barbara since 1994, is this year’s entry into the Pacific Coast Business Times tri-county business Hall of Fame. He will be honored in a virtual event on May 20. Register for the event here and check out the entire Hall of Fame special section here. He’s Read More →

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UC, CSU campuses plan to require COVID-19 vaccinations in fall

By   /  Thursday, April 22nd, 2021  /  Central Coast Health Watch, Education, Latest news, right, Top Stories  /  Comments Off on UC, CSU campuses plan to require COVID-19 vaccinations in fall

UC Santa Barbara, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, CSU Channel Islands and the other 30 public four-year universities in California will require students and employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19 before they return to campus in the fall, the University of California and California State University systems announced April 22. The requirement will only go Read More →

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Real Estate: A new building breaks ground at UCSB; an old one donated in Camarillo

By   /  Friday, April 2nd, 2021  /  Columns, Latest news, Real Estate, Subscriber content  /  Comments Off on Real Estate: A new building breaks ground at UCSB; an old one donated in Camarillo

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