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Thursday, May 28th 2020

5 Seconds of Summer Brings a New Sense of “CALM”ness to Fans

Madison Kirkpatrick Campus Beat Reporter Since Dec. 3, 2011, the Australian pop-rock band 5 Seconds of Summer (5SOS) has taken the world by storm. Their first...

Socially Connected with “Animal Crossing” During Social Distancing

Rick Zhang Contributing Writer “Animal Crossing” has always been a popular game. Yet its latest version, “Animal Crossing: New Horizons,” has broken the three-day Nintendo Switch...

Four TV Shows for Students to Binge During Quarantine

Kayla Curtis-Evans Contributing Writer It’s safe to say that many of us have acquired considerable amounts of free time as we social distance to combat the...

“Persona 5 Royal” is a Near-Perfect Video Game

Richard Pham Contributing Writer This article contains spoilers for Persona 5.  As of March 31, The Phantom Thieves of Heart are back to their usual antics, annihilating...

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...

Script to Screen: The Universal Messages of “Toy Story 4”

Vanessa Su Arts & Entertainment Editor On Feb. 29, UC Santa Barbara’s (UCSB) very own Pollock Theater hosted a screening of family-favorite Pixar movie "Toy Story...

UCSB Gamelan Ensemble Woos with Traditional Indonesian Music

Richard Smith Staff Writer In the most recent performance of the World Music Series, the UCSB Gamelan Ensemble impressed listeners in the Music Bowl on a...

Celebrating Black History Month with Inspiring Black Films

Kayla Curtis-Evans Contributing Writer Film connects us to each other — so it might come as a surprise to some that the diversity we see in...