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Faculty Association Liaison to Isla Vista Committees

  In the wake of last year’s events, the ongoing issues in Isla Vista have become more visible. While Chancellor Yang has taken care to keep faculty apprised of the university’s immediate responses, it has been more difficult for Isla Vista’s residents to make their own plans and responses known. Currently, residents are organizing around questions including self-governance, housing, police and safety, and mental health. In addition, Santa Barbara County is currently reviewing proposals, submitted by organizations in Isla Vista and Santa Barbara, to create Read More +