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Shomik Mukherjee News Editor The Isla Vista Community Services District voted on Tuesday to expand the University of California, Santa Barbara Community Service Organization (CSO) Escort Program to staff tents, which would be present along major I.V. streets every night. Under the...
Shomik Mukherjee News Editor Two large fights broke out Saturday night in Isla Vista, leaving two people injured, one of them a University of California, Santa Barbara Police Department (UCPD) officer.  Law enforcement was first alerted to a “large altercation” on the...
Hugh Cook Logan Lucky reaches beyond the typical tropes found in heist films—flashy violence and dirty money—and instead uses a talented cast and fitting, West Virginia setting to comment on America’s current political environment. The movie follows Jimmy “Lucky” Logan...
Nkechi Ikem and Hugh Cook Undocumented Student Services held a forum on Friday in the Student Resource Building to provide information regarding the status of recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA) in the community. The forum...
Spencer Wu Copy Editor One of the most proliferate rap groups today, A$AP Mob (rounded out by Nast, Twelvyy, Ant and Bari, among others) put out its second full-length studio album, “Cozy Tapes Vol. 2: Too Cozy.” In a follow up...
Gwendolyn Wu Editor-in-Chief The University of California announced Friday morning that it will sue the Department of Homeland Security for its “unlawful” repeal of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. Approximately 4,000 students in the system are undocumented, many of whom...
Spencer Wu Copy Editor Philadelphia rapper Lil Uzi Vert wears colorful braids, designer garments, and a septum nose piercing. Based off his appearance, you’d expect the same type of flamboyant and erratic themes in his records. On his debut album, “Luv...
Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter The University of California Office of the President has come under fire once again over questionable practices revealed by a new state audit released on Aug. 24. This time around, criticism leveled against the UC...
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 women’s biology and the workplace, leading to arguments about censorship versus hostile work environments. Written...
Katie McClain Staff Writer In his sixth studio album, “Beast Epic,” Sam Beam, who performs under the moniker Iron & Wine, bares it all. Known for his cover of The Great Postal Services’ “Such Great Heights,” Beam returns to his original,...