Saturday, September 21st 2019

Exploring the Lives of Muslim Americans Through Owise Abuzaid’s Photography

Jeremy Levine Staff Writer Instagram-famous Egyptian photographer Owise Abuzaid challenges UCSB students to consider the everyday lives of Muslim Americans with his art exhibit “Diversity of...

A Purr-fect Performance by the Acro-cats and Rock Cats

Vanessa Su Staff Writer Hailing from Chicago, the Acro-cats with the Rock Cats stopped by Center Stage Theater in Santa Barbara this weekend to perform from...

Masanga Marimba Brightens UCSB Music Bowl With Music of Zimbabwe

Raymond Matthews Staff Writer UCSB is well known for its classical music performances, featuring multiple, high-end concerts, operas, and musicals per year; however, the university also...

UCSB Students Strike a Pose at Annual Pride Week

Vanessa Su Staff Writer Celebrating UCSB’s ninth annual Pride Week, the Queer Commission at UCSB hosted a variety of events from a student-run fashion show at...

Script to Screen: A Conversation with “Game of Thrones” Episode Director

Noe Padilla With season eight of “Game of Thrones” right around the corner, UCSB gave fans of the series an opportunity to interact with Jeremy...

TroyBoi Brings the Heat with the Warm Up

Vanessa Su Starting off the spring quarter of 2019 with a bang, UCSB’s AS Program Board invited TroyBoi as the main act and JPEGMAFIA as...

Band Lottery: Show Up, Hang Out, Form a Band

Raymond Matthews Staff Writer While UCSB hosts multiple concerts and performances that cater to diverse audiences, if you aren’t a music major or a classically trained...

Isla Vista Artist Spotlight: Oliver Thompson

Kaylan Cholewa Oliver Thompson, a third-year biological anthropology major at UCSB, uses his paintings as a means of letting his hands do the talking. More than...

Zooming in on Annie Leibovitz

Sabrina Bui Staff Writer I wasn’t sure what to expect when I attended a talk with Annie Leibovitz last Thursday, Feb. 28, at the Arlington Theatre...

Snarky Puppy Brings Eclectic Jazz Music to Santa Barbara

Vanessa Su After their Saturday night performance with the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, Brooklyn-based band Snarky Puppy stopped by Santa Barbara on Feb. 24 to...