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Saturday, July 11th 2020

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,...

How COVID-19 is Affecting Isla Vista’s Beloved IV Deli Mart

Sheila TranArts & Entertainment Editor, Senior Copy Editor As one of Isla Vista’s flagship eateries, IV Deli Mart is usually packed on weekend nights. On...

UCSB “Minecraft” Server Provides Virtual Community During COVID-19 Quarantine

Katelin Godbold Contributing Writer With most, if not all, UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) students now stuck inside their homes, people are actively looking for things to...

Meet Sophie Xu, The Businesswoman Behind Your Favorite Local Asian Restaurants

Sheila Tran Senior Copy Editor If you’re a fan of Asian food in Isla Vista and Goleta, chances are you’ve seen Sophie Xu one way or...

UCSB Food Citizenship Campaign Hosts First Eco Iron Chef Cooking Competition

Risa Mori Staff Writer On March 6, the UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) Food Citizenship Campaign hosted its first ever Eco Iron Chef at The United Methodist...

UCSB COLA Strikers Share Insights Under Storke Tower

Edward Colmenares Isla Vista Beat Reporter As the Cost-of-Living Adjustment (COLA) strike carries on under Storke Tower after beginning Feb. 27, some UC Santa Barbara (UCSB)...

An Evening with Civil Rights Activist Dr. Bernard Lafayette Jr.

Edward Colmenares Isla Vista Beat Reporter To celebrate Black History Month, on Feb. 20, the UC Santa Barbara Associated Students (AS) Program Board hosted "An Evening...

Anita Hill Speaks Out About Sexual- and Gender-Based Violence

Raymond Matthews Opinions Editor Civil and women’s rights icon Anita Hill visited UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) last week for a presentation on the intersections of gender...

Yusef Salaam of the “Exonerated Five” Gives Talk on Injustice in America

Richard Pham Contributing Writer Sometimes forgiveness can be one of the most difficult things to achieve. We often associate forgiveness with forgetting, or doing nothing in...