Saturday, October 19th 2019

New Blend Me Tender Smoothie Shop Leaves All My Dreams Unfulfilled

Joanne Rhee Staff Writer This past school year has seen a surge in new restaurants in Isla Vista. While most restaurants stay for a few years...

Persian Culture Show Displays Traditional and Contemporary Literature, Music, Dance

Marissa Perez Staff Writer Photo by Vanessa Paniagua   Filling the Multicultural Center theater to capacity, the University of California, Santa Barbara's Persian Student Group and Project Nur...

Sid Meier’s Civilization 5: The Best Sort of Disappointment

Civilization 5 not as addicting as Civ 4, but still just as good.

UCSB Students Rock the House at ‘Off the Page: An Evening of Spoken Word’

Students from UCSB performed at Left Coast Books.

‘The Great Gatsby’ Refocuses Fitzgerald’s Classic Themes in Newest Film Adaptation

Audrey Ronningen Promotions Director Even before Baz Luhrmann’s take on "The Great Gatsby" opened on May 10, skeptics feared that, like its predecessors, the film would fail to...

Wake Up and Smell the Tea with New Boba Shop, Wake Cup

Joanne Rhee Staff Writer The surge of new boba places has been a recent positive trend in Isla Vista. Wake Cup, the newest boba shop, recently...

The Undertaker’s Last Ride: An Overview and Tribute to the Legendary Career of Mark...

Matthew Lee Games Reporter On Apr. 2, after losing to Roman Reigns at Wrestlemania 33, Mark Calaway left the stage and presumably ended his legendary career...

‘Hard Candy’ Bites Deep into Pollock

Photos by Minh Nguyen Pollock Theater was a room full of dropped jaws and wide-open eyes on Feb. 28 at University of California Santa Barbara’s...

’12 Years a Slave’ Triumphs, Puts the Academy Awards on Notice

Matt Mersel Science and Technology Editor On a Friday night in the small mountain village of Telluride, Colo., an anxious crowd awaited the premiere of the...
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Best 6 Acts of Coachella Weekend 2, Day 3

Deanna Kim Arts & Entertainment Editor Photos by Lorenzo Basilio, Staff Photographer Day 3 was a blistering and unforgivably hot day. By this time my feet were...