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Friday, May 29th 2020

Course Spotlight: Civics in the Time of a Pandemic😷

Alice SymingtonContributing Writer When the UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) community received the news that classes would be moved remotely,...

Comfort Foods to Try During Quarantine

Celine PunContributing WriterQuarantine in Isla Vista makes me miss my mom’s cooking and dinner parties with my friends. The cozy atmosphere of...

UCSB MultiCultural Center Hosts Workshop on Racism Against Asian Communities During COVID-19

Ethan YuContributing Writer From unavoidable racist jokes on Facebook and Twitter to uncomfortable stares at the supermarket, xenophobic affronts...

Quarantine Hobbies: New and Rediscovered Pastimes of UCSB Students

Daniel KuContributing Writer California’s stay-at-home order means the loss of jobs, classes, and community activities. Many students are...

“I.V. HUSTLES” Facebook Page Supports Student-Run Businesses

Carmiya BaskinStaff Writer UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) students and residents of Isla Vista have been hit hard financially since...

Class of 2020: A Gaucho Profile on Grant Bianchi

Kayla Curtis-EvansContributing Writer Responses have been lightly edited for clarity.  In honor of the class of...

Middle-Class Students Bear the Brunt of UC’s Unceasing Tuition Readjustments

Eddie LoContributing Writer In her college application essay, Ilanah McSharry wrote about her dream of pioneering...

The Repercussions and Benefits to Remote Learning for UCSB Students

Ladann KiassatContributing Writer If you had stepped on campus in late February, life, although chaotic, would not have...

How COVID-19 is Affecting UCSB International Students

Zoey JiaContributing Writer When Joyce Lu first got word of the COVID-19 pandemic, she worried about her family back...

Self-Care in the Time of COVID-19

Serena Bun Contributing Writer Being a college student is stressful enough, especially when handling a heavy workload, societal concerns, and for some, struggles with finances, family,...