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Tuesday, April 7th 2020

Sixth Annual TEDxUCSB Event Spotlights Diversity

Alexander Ortiz Staff Writer On Saturday, UCSB held its sixth consecutive TEDXUCSB event, spotlighting diverse perspectives on inclusivity with this year’s theme, “Declaration of Interdependence.” Speakers...

Prison Solidarity Night Helps Students Stand in Solidarity with LGBTQ+ inmates

Arturo Samaniego Managing Editor On Thursday, May 30th, the Santa Barbara Democratic Socialists of America (SBDSA) and UCSB Young Democratic Socialists of America hosted a Prison...

Send Silence Packing: The Fight for the Talk About Mental Health

Ruth Ramirez Photos by Candice Ge, Staff Photographer Send Silence Packing, a sobering mental health awareness event, displayed 1,100 backpacks on Oct. 12 across the Student Resource...

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...

UCSB’s Four Best Study Spots

Gwendolyn Wu Executive Content Editor Students lean against bookcases waiting for people to pack up in the library. Crowded lines stretch for caffeine at the coffee...

Bollywood Fusion and Bhangra Dance, Dhadkan’s Competition Brings ‘Em Together

Alex Albarran-Ayala Staff Writer University of California, Santa Barbara Dhadkan hosted its first dance competition, Nachle Deewane, at the Arlington Theatre on April 12, 2014. The...

Grilled Cheese Gives You that ‘Feel Good’ Feeling

Eat grilled cheese and end world hunger

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...

Life of the Party Encourages Living it Up in the Right Ways

Julia Frazer Staff Writer Photo by Ivy Kuo, Staff Photographer The laid-back, fun atmosphere of University of California, Santa Barbara and Isla Vista has become a key...

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...