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Thursday, July 16th 2020

UCSB Arts & Lectures Debuts Virtual Programming, Student Ambassador Program

Ladann KlassatContributing Writer One of the most captivating characteristics of the Arts & Lectures (A&L) program at UC...

Um… Magazine Shines Light on Minorities Affected by Consumerism

Lauren LunaStaff Writer Like many on-campus publications at UC Santa Barbara, Um… Magazine announced last Monday that it...

How to Make the Perfect Quarantine Playlist

Celine Pun Contributing Writer COVID-19 has changed Isla Vista from a beach resort to a ghost town. I’m certain other current Isla Vista inhabitants may feel...

“Reconstructing Slippages in Time”: MultiCultural Center Showcases Vietnamese American Photography of Ann Le

Richard Pham Contributing Writer History often feels impersonal and distant. A list of dates and events that supposedly shaped our reality, but history is more than...

UCSB Gospel Choir Takes the Audience to Church

Richard Smith Staff Writer This week at the UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) Music Bowl, the UCSB Gospel Choir performed a stellar show for the World Music...

Iconic Black Artists: From Louis Armstrong to Kendrick Lamar

Vanessa Su Arts & Entertainment Editor Music has always been a universal art that allows people of various backgrounds and lifestyles to connect and share their...

TikTok Rings In a New Era for Musicians

Vanessa Su Arts & Entertainment Editor Hoping to become an internet personality, Lil Nas X recorded famous hit-single “Old Town Road” in Atlanta studio CinCoYo during...

Italian Pavement Painters Showcase Art on Santa Barbara Streets

Addison Morris Arts and Entertainment Editor Last weekend, Italian pavement painters, known in their native language as madonnari, put their street smarts to good use as...

Exploring the Lives of Muslim Americans Through Owise Abuzaid’s Photography

Jeremy Levine Staff Writer Instagram-famous Egyptian photographer Owise Abuzaid challenges UCSB students to consider the everyday lives of Muslim Americans with his art exhibit “Diversity of...

UCSB’s 2nd Annual Art Walk Showcases Underrepresented Talent

Noe Padilla Staff Writer On April 17, UCSB held its second annual Art Walk hosted by the school’s Department of Music, Department of Theater & Dance,...