Tuesday, January 24th 2017


News

Gwendolyn Wu and Madeleine Lee Executive Content Editor and Campus Beat Reporter University of California, Santa Barbara students won’t be going to class on Wednesday—but it’s...



Photos

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All photos by Jack Betz/TBL Photography




Features

Linus Li Gauchos, do you have a story similar to the following? It is week eight in the quarter and you realize something has gone horribly...

Jack Alegre Staff Writer Many students don't know that our campus used to be a military base: the Marine Corps Air Station Santa Barbara. But, for those...

Michael Lin Staff Writer The Monologue Festival is “an incredible time, where actors, directors and designers all come together to create art,” according to producer Maddie...








Science & Technology

Rishika Kenkre Staff Writer Nine nations in the Middle East are working together to develop a particle accelerator, known as Sesame. As a result of the...

Nadean Hurtado Staff Writer Notice that the tap water has been a strange color for the past few months? The Goleta Water District switched from...

Tanner Walker The Environmental Defense Center and Santa Barbara Channelkeeper announced a lawsuit seeking to block permits allowing fracking and acidizing from offshore oil platforms...

Nadean Hurtado Santa Barbara had the second hottest summer ever recorded in 2016, its soaring temperatures matching much of the world. Rising water, stronger hurricanes, larger...


Opinions

Stefia Sloan College is an investment. This is how we are able to excuse pricey tuition rates, wince-inducing interest rates on loans, and our parents’...

Spencer Wu Staff Writer The soaring price of textbooks concerns students every quarter. They are often very expensive and tough to resell for the amount...

Jack Alegre Staff Writer Recent attempts in North Carolina to limit the authority and political effectiveness of incoming governor Roy Cooper are just the latest in...

Arturo Samaniego Staff Writer The Affordable Care Act, otherwise known as Obamacare, has proven to be one of the most controversial pieces of legislation to come...