Wednesday, October 16th 2019

Writer-in-Residence Series: Award-winning Author Gary Shteyngart Is Hardly a ‘Little Failure’

Bailee Abell Staff Writer Photo by Madison King, Staff Photographer University of California, Santa Barbara's Arts & Lectures, in partnership with the Interdisciplinary Humanities Center, hosted “An...

Battle of the DJs Announces T-Fresh as the Winner

Lexi Weyrick Staff Writer Photos by Lorenzo Basilio, Staff Photographer, and Benjamin Hurst, Staff Photographer For the first time ever, on Tuesday, Feb. 18, and Wednesday, Feb.19,...

YBN Nahmir Paints the Stage at the Welcome Back Concert

Vanessa Su Arts & Entertainment Editor To wrap up UCSB’s annual festive Week of Welcome, AS Program Board treated UCSB students to a free Welcome Back...

Is Everyone Dead Yet?

You might think reasonably enough that the story of a planet struck by catastrophe must be inherently gripping

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)...

Tears for Gaza Premieres in United States at UCSB

United States premiere of the documentary Tears for Gaza shows at the Multi Cultural Center

Brian Greene Gives Crash Course on Quantum Physics and String Theory

Marissa Perez Staff Writer "I'm glad to see you were all required to read Newton's 'Principia' before the lecture tonight," joked Brian Greene, professor of physics...

Pride Week Comes to a Climactic Close with Hub Concert

Claire Breen Pride Week at the University of California, Santa Barbara culminated with a celebratory free concert in The Hub on Friday, April 8, featuring...

Calling All Rom-Com Fans: A Review of ‘Miss Dial’ and Q&A with Writer David...

Matt Mersel Staff Writer Directing your first film is a difficult feat; writing a script is hard enough, but being the ultimate creative force behind a...

‘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...