Monday, September 25th 2017

Remembrance

Photos by Juan Gonzalez and Alex Yam | Staff Photographers This story is part of a commemorative issue on the third anniversary of the 2014...

Extravaganza 2017

All Photos by Juan Gonzalez | Staff Photographer

UCSB Men’s Baseball vs. Cal Poly

All Photos by Alex Yam | Staff Photographer

Dumpling King Takes the Crown

Morgan Bubman Staff Writer With a simple white sign with red letters reading “DUMPLING KING” written once in English, and then again in Chinese, the deceptively...

I.V. Open Market Featured Secondhand Goods and Art

Soobin Lee Staff Writer On Friday June 2, the first Isla Vista Open Market of 2017 welcomed shoppers to Little Acorn Park for a fun and...

A Closer Look at Labels

Magnolia Meimand Saffarian How would you define yourself without labels? According to spoken word poet Richard Williams, better known as Prince Ea, labels “blind us...

Water Wars: The Battle of Oprah

Tanner Walker Science & Tech Editor Montecito’s water rights became national news after media reports said that Susan Geston, actress and producer, publicly questioned the amount...

Drones: A Nuisance or an Advancement?

Jackie Caldwell When you hear the word “drone,” what comes to mind? The remote-controlled camera-carriers from Best Buy? The way your high school physics teacher...

New Apps Help Students and Schools Combat Sexual Assault

Tanner Walker Science & Tech Editor From kindergarten to college, schools are starting to embrace the use of smartphone apps to protect students against sexual assault....

UCSB Students in Running to Design Hyperloop

Quincy Lee Staff Writer How fast can you transport something from L.A. to San Francisco? Engineering students at UCSB are building a pod that could go...

The Google Memo Was an Echo Chamber, Not a Conversation

Morgan Bubman Staff Writer A recently fired Google employee sparked controversy at the beginning of August by sharing a memo with all of his coworkers regarding...

Removing Statues Removes History

Spencer Wu Copy Editor In what seems to be the boiling over of racial tension between white nationalists and various ethnic groups, the protests in Charlottesville,...

Don’t be Hard-Headed: Wear Your Helmet

Spencer Wu Copy Editor Ever notice that most University of California, Santa Barbara bikers violate California law by not wearing a helmet? Though helmets do significantly...

Even Presidents Should Have Limits

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter How much classified information should a president be allowed to disclose with foreign nations? This has become a legitimate question after...