Thursday, April 26th 2018

Could the Gauchos Become the Mapaches?

Lauren Marnel Shores Campus Beat Reporter On April 13, the Students for Mascot Change will host a town hall meeting to discuss the possibility of retiring...

Students Describe Life Changing Experiences at TEDx UCSB

Hannah Maerowitz Staff Writer Ten speakers, numerous organizers, and hundreds of audience members, many of whom were UCSB students, gathered for an independently organized TEDx event...

LA Times Food Critic Jonathan Gold Comes to UCSB

Victoria Penate As the lights in the Old Little Theater finished dimming in preparation for “City of Gold” to begin, Pulitzer Prize-winning food critic Jonathan...

Princeton Sociologist Talks Housing and Poverty at Campbell Hall

Gwendolyn Wu Editor-in-Chief “Poverty reduces people born for big things,” Princeton sociologist Matthew Desmond lectured to a packed room, filled primarily with an older Santa Barbara...

UCSB Students Celebrate Lunar New Year in Many Ways

Ziqiang Zhao Staff Writer As the most important festival in many Asian countries, the Lunar New Year is celebrated the world over. People in countries such...

Pokémon GO Mania Remains Over a Year and a Half After the Game’s Release

Josh Webb If you walk around Isla Vista, you might see any number of people stopped in the middle of the sidewalk, heads cocked in...

Gauchos for Recovery Helping Students Voluntarily Stay Sober

Nicholas Torrano Gauchos for Recovery is a collegiate alcohol and drug recovery support group that provides a safe and wholesome space for both frequent members...

An Incredibly Romantic Valentine’s Day Guide for UCSB Students

Anais Tournier With Valentine's Day just around the corner, some Gauchos are struggling to make firm plans for the holiday. Here are a few date...

Daze of Justice Confronts Healing After Genocide in an MCC Film Screening

Eileen Taing Under the Khmer Rouge regime, Cambodia suffered a period of terror and genocide. Forty years later, the wounds still run deep. For many...

Zesty Memes Spice up UCSB

Nkechi Ikem Staff Writer UCSB Zesty Meme Cuisine for Horny Teens represents an interesting shift happening among students given that, historically, the UCSB campus has not...