Tuesday, June 18th 2019

Punctum Books’ Open Access Model Makes Knowledge Available to Everyone

Jessica Reincke Students and faculty gathered in Davidson Library to hear the co-directors of Punctum Books, Dr. Eileen Joy and Dr. Vincent W.J. van Gerven...

Former NY District Attorney Preet Bharara Discusses What Makes America Great

Katie Osaki As part of the Arts & Lectures performance series, district attorney Preet Bharara spoke on Oct. 9 about the state of our government,...

RateMyProfessor’s Overall Quality: 4.5

Carmiya Baskin Staff Writer Each quarter, college students face the daunting task of choosing their classes. Whether they are searching for courses to fill general education...

Overheard at UCSB: Making Eavesdropping a Shared Experience

Nkechi Ikem Staff Writer UC Santa Barbara students have grown to love the Facebook page UCSB Zesty Meme Cuisine for Horny Teens for campus-related memes about...

Comics Class Explores Principles and Theories on Drawing

Sabrina Bui Staff Writer Caroline Allen, a three-decade faculty member at UC Santa Barbara, will be hosting a new class called Words and Pictures: Making Comics...

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,...

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...