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Lauren Marnel Shores and Shomik Mukherjee Campus Beat Reporter and News Editor In response to a weekend ‘Unite the Right’ rally in Charlottesville, Virginia that turned violent, the Associated Students Senate unanimously passed a statement by email today condemning “all acts...
Gwendolyn Wu Editor-in-Chief Kelly Pearman, a recent University of California, Santa Barbara alumna, passed away at 22 years old in late July.  Originally from Morgan Hill, Calif., Pearman graduated with a bachelor’s in political science this past year, walking the stage in...
Rebecca Lauffenburger Arts & Entertainment Editor When it comes at making a statement, few modern bands are quite at doing so as adept as Arcade Fire. With the release of its newest album, the band has once again found itself treading the...
Gwendolyn Wu Editor-in-Chief After over a year of waiting, the UCSB community may rejoice over cups of coffee. Starbucks in the UCen will be open as of Monday, Aug. 7, according to Francisco Celis, the assistant director for UCen Dining Services....
Jennica Martin Staff Writer After years of being delayed due to public outcry and online petitions, the controversial film "Del Playa" was released. "Del Playa" is a horror film that follows an Isla Vista college student as she and her friends...
Lauren Marnel Shores Campus Beat Reporter The Associated Students Senate unanimously voted by email over July 19-21 to pass a statement of solidarity with five black college students who were arrested near the University of California, Merced on July 9. Off-Campus Senator Alexandra...
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...