Wednesday, December 12th 2018

Sandra Ciseneros Lectures at UCSB

Sandra Cisneros Lectures at UCSB about Mexiphobia

Karen Anzoategui Offers Unconventional Conference

Jenny Hong As a first-year undergraduate student, I had no idea what to expect at a graduate conference. In fact, everything I expected a conference...

Show Me What You’ve Got, ‘Pocket Mortys’!

Christopher Tien If you’re anything like me, you love strategy RPGs and love-to-hate season finale cliffhangers. Meet Pocket Mortys, the love-child of old school Pokemon...

2 Chainz Experiments with “Hibachi for Lunch”

Spencer Wu Staff Writer Georgia rapper 2 Chainz just put out a new self-released mixtape, "Hibachi for Lunch," a short seven-song, 22 minute release that affirms...

WWE: Truths of a Global Entertainment Organization

Matthew Lee Professional wrestling has been a big influence in media and entertainment for many decades and is even more popular than some sports. Professional...

MCC Gives Artists a Platform for Self-Expression at Fall Open Mic Event

Raveen Sivashanker The UCSB MultiCultural Center (MCC) held its quarterly open mic event in Isla Vista last Thursday, Nov. 29, at Biko House. Hosted by...

‘Birdman’ Fulfills Oscar Hype

Ryan Wattonville Finding a perfect balance between satire, sincerity, and just plain drama, Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) is a sparkling attack on...

You Had Me at “Breakfast”

My favorite meal of the day is breakfast, very closely beating out second breakfast and brunch.

Ugly Betty Star Discusses Latinos in Popular Media by Kitzia Esteva-Martinez

On Thursday, January 24th, Ugly Betty star Tony Plana visited UCSB for a conversation with the campus community and Isla Vista. The event was...

Maroon 5’s Sixth Studio Album Aims for the Charts

Mia Pollini Although few people can name any member of Maroon 5 besides Adam Levine, the neo-soul pop group’s music has always been recognizable. However,...