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Thursday, June 4th 2020

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson Makes Audiences Starstruck at May 2 Lecture

Josh Goodmacher Staff Writer Photo by Mark Brocher   "Sassy as hell" is a phrase well-suited to describe acclaimed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, who spoke at the Granada...

Four Underrated Games That You Should Check Out

Four Underrated games that any gamer should check out.

Open Mic Night Featuring Transgender Comedian Ian Harvie

Claire Breen Transgender comedian Ian Harvie filled The Hub with laughter on Wednesday, April 6 as part of Pride Week at the University of California,...

‘Fame and the Mundane’ Exhibit Lacking in Aesthetic Appeal, Creativity

Cheyenne Johnson Staff Writer Photo by Morey Spellman Inside the newly renovated (and finally accessible) Art, Design, & Architecture Museum hangs a humble collection of Andy Warhol...

Billy Collins and Aimee Mann Present a Night of Spoken Word and Acoustic Music

Kassandra Gutierrez Photos by Madison King, Staff Photographer Former U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins and Oscar nominated singer-songwriter Aimee Mann collaborated for a night of words...

Margaret Atwood Speaks About Love and the Speculative Power of Fiction

Yuen Sin Staff Writer A treatise on Valentine’s Day by Margaret Atwood (picked over the alternative topic of “the metaphysical meaning of zombies” by the audience)...

Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company takes UCSB and the Granada Theater for a...

Emma Boorman Staff Writer Photos by Lorenzo Basilio, Staff Photographer When Bill T. Jones introduced himself to an eager audience, primarily composed of dance students and professors...

‘Alice + Freda Forever’ Brings Historical Love Affair to Life–Plus a Q&A with Author...

Parisa Mirzadegan Advertising Director When I first heard about Alice + Freda Forever, I was immediately intrigued. A historical account of an illicit lesbian love affair...

Andrew Bird and The Handsome Family Bring Warm Tunes to Campbell Hall

Deanna Kim Arts & Entertainment Editor Touring his 2012 studio album "Hands of Glory" and latest EP "I Want to See Pulaski at Night," the indie-folk...

UCSB’s World Music Series Features a Talented Brass Ensemble

Richard Smith Contributing Writer Steven Gross, a professor in UC Santa Barbara (UCSB)’s music department, directed the Maurice Faulkner Brass Quintet and the Suzanne Faulkner Horn...