Saturday, April 20th 2019

Missing Harry Potter? Delve Into the Twilight Series by Emilia Dellemonico

Though many of us old Harry Potter fans at UCSB will never be able to replace J.K. Rowling’s series as the best series of...

A Taste of Indian Buffets in IV and Santa Barbara by Emilia Dellemonico

When I first moved to Santa Barbara from near Los Angeles, I was greatly disappointed with certain aspects of the restaurant scene available to...

Kevin Spacey’s Blackjack Flick A Hit or A Bust? by Jager Stewart

Almost all idealistic films require their audiences to suspend a certain amount of disbelief. This is not a bad thing. The reason that people...

Library Exhibit Offers New Housing Solution by Tracy Bueno

The subject of shipping containers as forms of housing came to mind when I took Writing 109V a few years ago with Amanda Stansell....

TLC’s Paul McKenna Can’t Make You Thin by Lynnea Dally

I was watching TLC the other day when I stumbled upon the show “I Can Make You Thin.” With nothing else on, I resolved...

A Thousand Splendid Suns Intertwines Womens’ Stories by Nicole Richards

The author of The Kite Runner, Khaled Hosseini, has written a second novel A Thousand Splendid Suns focused around the lives of two women...

Bacevich Lecture Seeks to Explain Persistent Problems Rayma Montero

About 500 people filled Campbell Hall on Monday night to listen to Andrew Bacevich present a lecture on Iraq: "Managing the consequences of failure." Bacevich...

Pop Culture Artist Shahbazi Asks Why Not? by Gina Pollack

Colored dice are scattered across a raised platform against a background of jumbled letters. A woman's torso emerges, leaning forward underneath two brightly colored...

Fresh Wok Offers Isla Vistans Spicy Selection by Steve Scherrer

Hanna Nassiri | The Bottom Line   Fresh Wok is one of those places only a privileged few seem to know about. Situated on the 6500...

Conference Commemorates 40th Anniversary of Chicano Student Walkouts by Tracy Bueno

It has been 40 years since Chicano students organized week-long walkouts in public high schools across East Los Angeles, California. On Wednesday, February 20th,...