Thursday, September 20th 2018

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...

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...

Author Anthony Doerr Inspires Campbell Hall Audience

Morgan Azevedo Author Anthony Doerr gave an account of his experiences as a writer interspersed with droplets of sage comments about life to a crowded Campbell...

20th Annual VCN Explores Perceptions Of Home Among Vietnamese Immigrants

Dana Dela Cruz What is home? What is a homeland? Is it a place, a person, a memory? How do you make a home out...

Kimberlé Crenshaw, Coiner of “Intersectionality,” Speaks at Campbell

Nkechi Ikem Staff Writer “I have to make it a habit to come up the road more often,” said Kimberlé Crenshaw to an applauding audience in...

TA Spotlight: English Ph.D Candidate and Ex-Ballerina Jessica Zisa

Sabrina Bui English Ph.D student Jessica Zisa sat tapping away at her Microsoft Surface Pro as I entered her office on a sunny Friday afternoon....

Living Mixed-Race in America From the Perspective of UCSB Students

Nkechi Ikem Staff Writer As conversation starts up again about the census scheduled for 2020 — namely how it will include a brand-new citizenship question — critics are...

El Centro Reopens, Offers New Resources to Students

Alondra Sierra The newly remodeled El Centro was officially reopened on April 14 with new upgrades and a much-needed expansion to provide more resources for...