Sunday, July 23rd 2017
Shomik Mukherjee News Editor The horror film Del Playa, which shares similarities with the events of the 2014 Isla Vista killings, will be released on Friday, director Shaun Hart confirmed Thursday morning.   Del Playa tells the tale of a romantically-jilted young...
Shomik Mukherjee News Editor A power washer worth $499 was taken during a burglary early Wednesday morning from Blenders in the Grass, a popular juice bar and smoothie shop in Isla Vista. A male suspect reportedly entered store premises at 1:10 a.m....
Shomik Mukherjee News Editor Nearly 30 students and staff members marched in protest Thursday afternoon across campus after an incident near UC Merced led to the arrests of five black college students. The protesters, who marched from Cheadle Hall to Storke Tower...
Lauren Marnel Shores Campus Beat Reporter The University of California, Santa Barbara admitted more out-of-state students and fewer California residents to its 2017-18 freshman class, according to data released by the UC Office of the President on Thursday morning. California resident...
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 relaxing time of community exploration. Curious observers could find students selling a variety of secondhand goods and...
Gwendolyn Wu Editor-in-Chief Recent undercover operations by local law enforcement targeted establishments that serve alcohol in the area. A press release issued June 7 by the Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Office reported that 21 citations were issued to 18 establishments in Isla Vista and...
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 of water that Oprah Winfrey uses at her two properties. “I would love to find out...
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 from seeing a person for who they are” and only let us see “through the...
Katie McClain With the lyrics “I sing what I want to sing,” Alex Giannascoli, who goes by (Sandy) Alex G for his music, encapsulates the courageous motif for his newest project, Rocket. This is an album you have to listen to...
Lauren Marnel Shores Campus Beat Reporter The Associated Students Senate passed a resolution at its final meeting on Wednesday condemning and recommending a boycott of Giovanni’s Pizza, following an incident with students who alleged that the pizzeria racially discriminated against them. After...