Thursday, November 23rd 2017

News in Brief: Nov. 8 to Nov. 14

Shomik Mukherjee News Editor CAMPUS A National Philanthropy Day event on Wednesday at Storke Tower will allow UCSB First, a University of California, Santa Barbara student...

UCSB Women’s Volleyball vs. Cal Poly

All Photos by Arianna McDonald | The Bottom Line

Pardall Carnival 2017

All Photos by Ashley Dominguez | The Bottom Line

UCSB Men’s Soccer vs. Cal Poly

Photos taken by Alex Yam and Anthony Lai | Photo Editor and Staff Photographer ...

Women’s Soccer Seniors Reflect On Their Journeys as Athletes

Linus Li Marketing Director They get to travel to Hawaii, play their favorite sport as the sun sets over Harder Stadium, and bond together when times...

The Vibrancy of Veganism and The Great Green Chef Cooking Competition

Sofia Quinones Finally given the chance to prove their culinary prowess, eager vegan chefs came to the Isla Vista Co-Op to take part in the...

UCSB Students Reflect on One Year Under Trump

David Enabnit Donald Trump’s improbable election victory one year ago revealed severe fractures in society across America. The mounting tensions sweeping America have not left...

Pregnancy Changes a Mother’s Brain

Krystal Chen A study published in the journal "Nature Neuroscience" found that, over the course of a pregnancy, women undergo structural and functional alterations orchestrated...

Microsoft Plays Catch-Up with the Xbox One X

Josh Webb Microsoft launched its newest console, the Xbox One X, last week. It features a faster processor and larger hard drive than its predecessors,...

Social Media Giants Respond to Russia-linked Election Meddling

Xiaotong Zhou Staff Writer In response to a continuing congressional investigation, major social media companies such as Facebook, Twitter, and Google sent representatives to a hearing...

USDA Pulls Back Regulations of Biotechnology Products, GMOs

Jacob Wong The USDA announced Monday, Nov. 6 that it was pulling back proposed guidelines on the regulatory process for biotechnology products such as genetically...

Letter to the Editor: Unregulated Campaign Financing Makes American Politics More Polarized

American political campaigns on both Congressional and State level are currently dominated by big money in the form of large contributions and donations from...

Toss Out the Casting Couches

Karen Ha The Harvey Weinstein scandal, in which dozens of women accused the famous film producer of sexually harassing or assaulting them since this October,...

Mass Shootings are About More than Mental Health

Nkechi Ikem Staff Writer On Sunday, Nov. 5, Devin P. Kelley walked into First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas and fired at church attendees. The...

Santa Barbara Should Invest In Fiber Optic Internet

Hannah Maerowitz Staff Writer Jack Ucciferri, runner-up to be the city council member representing Santa Barbara’s sixth district this past year, advocated for building fiber optic...