Sunday, September 23rd 2018

Extravaganza 2018

  Photos by Juan Gonzalez | Staff Photographer  

Overheard at UCSB: Making Eavesdropping a Shared Experience

Nkechi Ikem Staff Writer UC Santa Barbara students have grown to love the Facebook page UCSB Zesty Meme Cuisine for Horny Teens for campus-related memes about...

IV First Friday: Great in Theory, Lacking in Execution

Jessica Gang Opinions Editor As part of the I.V. Open Lab’s project to make Isla Vista a more family-friendly neighborhood, the final I.V. First Friday event...

Comics Class Explores Principles and Theories on Drawing

Sabrina Bui Staff Writer Caroline Allen, a three-decade faculty member at UC Santa Barbara, will be hosting a new class called Words and Pictures: Making Comics...

Facebook Removes Blueprints for 3D Printed Guns

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter On August 9, Facebook announced that it will remove content from its site that provides instructions for 3D printing firearms. This...

Carbon Farming Coming to Santa Barbara

Tanner Walker Staff Writer Carbon ranching is coming to Santa Barbara, but farmers aren’t growing carbon — they’re putting it back into the ground. With the help of...

One Third of the World’s Protected Areas Are Under Stress

Krystal Chen Staff Writer According to a recent study conducted by the Wildlife Conservation Society, more than one third of protected lands have shown signs of...

FDA Holds Drug Industries Accountable for Suspicious Practices

Sophia Tao The FDA released a list of “Reference Listed Drug Access Inquiries” on Thursday, May 17, which lists pharmaceutical companies that allegedly block the...

New Award Category Planned for the Oscars to Recognize Blockbusters

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter On August 8, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced via Twitter that it plans to design a new...

A School Year in Reflection

Elijah Root-Sanchez Staff Writer Although the 2017-2018 school year at UCSB was very stressful and difficult for me to handle at times, I would consider it...

Support Isla Vista’s Independence This Election Day

Jeremy Levine Staff Writer Isla Vista residents have an opportunity to decide the future of their self-governance this election day. Since the 1970s, students and community...

Nepotism: Not as Important as It Seems

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter There are three hard facts of life: we all die someday, buffalo chicken cheese fries are good when you’re drunk, and...