Saturday, April 21st 2018

News in Brief: April 11 to April 17

CAMPUS In a small hiccup, Associated Student Senate originally failed to pass the Spring 2018 AS elections ballot on April 11 by a vote of...

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 ...

Living Mixed-Race in America From the Perspective of UCSB Students

Nkechi Ikem Staff Writer As conversation starts up again about the census scheduled for 2020 — namely how it will include a brand-new citizenship question — critics are...

UCSB’s Pride Drag Show Lights the Night

Naima Sudjian-Carlisle The alluring Shangela Slandering, Vaginal Flora, Sarahtonin, Coco Debauchery, and Camilla Chameleon were some of the many phenomenal drag show performers at UCSB’s...

El Centro Reopens, Offers New Resources to Students

Alondra Sierra The newly remodeled El Centro was officially reopened on April 14 with new upgrades and a much-needed expansion to provide more resources for...

Spotify Listed on the New York Stock Exchange

Mia Pollini Staff Writer As of April 3, Swedish music streaming service Spotify is finally trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol...

Plans to Map Mars with ‘Marsbees’ Unveiled by NASA

Jessica Gang Staff Writer NASA unveiled tentative plans to replace its traditional land-based Mars rovers with cutting edge flapping wing aerospace architectures on March 30th. These...

Female Faculty in Science-Based Fields Discuss Life as a Woman in STEM

Hannah Maerowitz Staff Writer UCSB students kept their minds open as female faculty in science-based disciplines weighed in on the difficulties and joys of being a...

Could Coffee Cause Cancer? California Seems to Say Yes

Dylan Goldman Staff Writer Much to the dissatisfaction of Starbucks and other major coffee sellers in California, the coffee industry will be required to put clear...

UCSB Political Parties Could Benefit From More Ideological Diversity

Jack Alegre Features Editor Which Associated Students party is best to represent the needs of a liberal, coastal college of the University of California system? Is...

Internet Activity Shouldn’t Be Monitored by A.S. Senate

Carmiya Baskin Associated Students Senators Kian Maalizadeh and Anthony Pimentel wrote “A Resolution Against Cyber Bullying” that passed on Wednesday, April 4. The resolution was...

Fortnite Builds a Strong Foundation for Success

Yane An A quick Google search will explain why Fortnite is popular. It’s a battle-royale style game which is the flavor of the month because...

To Love College and Life

Linus Li Marketing Director My high school graduation was during a hot summer morning in 2014. On the stage, I shook my principal’s sweaty hand, peeked...