UCSB staff, faculty, and students gathered in front of Cheadle Hall at 12 noon today to defend higher education, as well as K-12 education, from harmful budget cuts. Organizers also want to protect the salaries of all state workers. Labor union organizers on campus are holding another rally on Tuesday, July 14, 12 noon, at the Arbor, across from the Davidson Library. Later on Tuesday, there will be an organizing meeting at 5:30 p.m. at the University Religious Center, 777 Camino Pescadero, in Isla Vista.
Sound recorded and edited by Ward Bayly