Wednesday, October 17th 2018

Traditional University Services Stand Strong Against Third Party Resources

Carmiya Baskin Staff Writer In this digital age of increased interconnectivity, students often turn to websites such as Reddit and RateMyProfessor to seek assistance with...

Johanna Drucker Explains the Value of Visual Data

Jack Alegre Staff Writer Seeking to understand how visual data impacts the way we think and process data, 30 people gathered in the intimate setting of...

Bathroom Burdens: UCSB’s Abysmal Lack of Facilities Maintenance Funding

Sophia Tao Among students, a common complaint is the deteriorating state of campus bathrooms. Complaints such as this one are often shared on social media,...

Both Bikes and Smiles are Built at the IV Community Bike Center

Victoria Penate Staff Writer The Isla Vista Community Bike Center presents a new approach to business ownership, endearing many through innovative practices and community-oriented programs. While the...

Quarter Life Crisis? Ashton Applewhite says Aging is Okay

Krystal Chen Staff Writer What might pop up when you think of the elderly? Rooted stereotypes have formed an age shame, terrifying many. However, people may...

Students Showcase Creativity and Curiosity at Research Slam

Hannah Maerowitz Staff Writer Microbes, stem cells, fish dissections, and Kanizsa objects — all presented on in two hours. These were just some of the research foci...

UCSB Continues to Gain Prestige

Hannah Maerowitz Staff Writer For the 2018-2019 academic year, UCSB received an all-time high number of applications (109,803). As acceptance rates decrease and the university’s prestige...

Altamirano’s Tantalizing Tacos Roll Up to Isla Vista

Tanner Walker Science & Tech Editor The taco truck is perhaps the most ubiquitous of food trucks. Long before the current renaissance of gourmet and hipster...

Local Startup Looking to Shake Up the Food Industry

Jacob Wong Now, more than ever, freshness defines the food industry landscape. In this age of GMOs and chemical additives, the average consumer equates terms...

Pilipino Culture Night Successfully Highlights Filipino Culture for 27th Annual Event

Jennica Martin Staff Writer Last Saturday, UCSB’s Kapatirang Pilipino hosted its 27th annual Pilipino Culture Night (PCN), entitled “’Til Next Time,” to hundreds of screaming and...