Four Honorees Recognized at Santa Barbara’s Women of Achievement Awards

Tia Trinh Executive Content Editor On May 1, the 16th annual Women of Achievement Awards were presented to four local honorees, recognizing them for their work...

Pardall Carnival in Isla Vista: A Day of Fun, Food, and Community

Houston Sasselli News Editor  On April 28, Isla Vista’s (I.V.) Pardall Road was closed off for the annual Pardall Carnival, drawing crowds eager for a day...


The Spiderwick Chronicles Revived… and Dead Again

Jasmine Liang Arts & Entertainment Editor Spoilers ahead! After Disney+ filmed the first season of “The Spiderwick Chronicles” (2024), budget cuts and reorganization killed it before it...

Mitigating Microplastic Pollution: ELI Program Scholar Lily Poehler’s Work on The Microfiber Initiative

Tia Trinh Executive Content Editor In 2019, UC Santa Barbara launched the Environmental Leadership Incubator (ELI) program, headed by Dr. Simon Pulver. The program selects 20-30...


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I Left My Lunchbox in the Fifth Grade: How Some Things Never Change

Cassidy Petroccione Senior Staff When I was still in elementary school, the 11:53 a.m. bell was a siren song to hungry stomachs everywhere. As kids, we'd...

Satisfying the Soul: My (Un)healthy Relationship with Food

Cassie Pataky Opinions Editor “Ugh. I accidentally bought vitamin water that has calories, so now I don’t have as many calories later on,” my roommate said...


COMIC OF THE WEEK: "Last Day in Paradise"

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