Saturday, November 18th 2017
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American political campaigns on both Congressional and State level are currently dominated by big money in the form of large contributions and donations from a plethora of actors. The inherent problem with campaign financing is the clash of interests...
Krystal Chen A study published in the journal "Nature Neuroscience" found that, over the course of a pregnancy, women undergo structural and functional alterations orchestrated by endocrine fluctuations — an unparalleled surge of sex steroid hormones. The changes, primarily being...
Linus Li Marketing Director They get to travel to Hawaii, play their favorite sport as the sun sets over Harder Stadium, and bond together when times get tough. The 2017-2018 University of California, Santa Barbara women’s soccer team is made up...
Karen Ha The Harvey Weinstein scandal, in which dozens of women accused the famous film producer of sexually harassing or assaulting them since this October, seems to have catalyzed victims to speak out against suspected perpetrators in greater numbers. Now,...
Sheila Tran The concept of a pop musician has evolved drastically over the past decade. In the digital age, being a pop artist means more than just being a performer; celebrities are increasingly expected to be cultural figures and accessible...
Sofia Quinones Finally given the chance to prove their culinary prowess, eager vegan chefs came to the Isla Vista Co-Op to take part in the Green Chef Cooking Competition. The competition was the most recent quarterly cook-off of the University...
David Enabnit Donald Trump’s improbable election victory one year ago revealed severe fractures in society across America. The mounting tensions sweeping America have not left the University of California, Santa Barbara untouched, as many recent immigrants and their allies vehemently...
Gwendolyn Wu Editor-in-Chief After Del Playa Rentals proprietor James Gelb hurled a barrage of homophobic slurs toward Isla Vista Community Services District Board President Ethan Bertrand last week, Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce Dudley announced Tuesday that the county would...
Kendall Murphy Staff Writer Veterans of the United States military have been no stranger to the news this past year. As the nation’s armed forces serve around the country and the world, they’ve become talking points for many political candidates. Often,...
Nkechi Ikem Staff Writer On Sunday, Nov. 5, Devin P. Kelley walked into First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas and fired at church attendees. The shooting lasted about seven minutes. One New York Times article called the tragedy “the worst...