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Saturday, July 11th 2020

Professors Help Struggling Students Buy and Sell Textbooks

Some professors make extra efforts to help students spend less on textbooks initially.

UCSB’s First Annual Women’s Empowerment Conference

Jade Martinez-Pogue On Sunday, Feb 24., hundreds of women gathered in Corwin Pavilion for UC Santa Barbara’s first annual Women’s Empowerment Conference. The conference was...

Unsung Heroes: First Responders and Historians

This story is part of a commemorative issue on the third anniversary of the 2014 Isla Vista killings, where a resident killed six UCSB...

Self-Care: The Activists’ Next Frontier

Jack Alegre Staff Writer Because of their passion and devotion to their respective causes, activists have a common conception as tireless martyrs. Yet, even the best among...

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...

PocketPoints Comes to UCSB

Bijan Saniee Illustration by Robert Perez, Staff illustrator Losing focus in class is a universal struggle shared by students. The ubiquity of smartphones makes resisting this...

Kinotek Film Series: Keeping Movies Free and Classy

Gilberto Flores Staff Writer Photos by Lorenzo Basilio, Staff Photographer The good folks over at Kinotek, University of California, Santa Barbara’s student-run film series, are very busy...

TEDxUCSB Presents ‘Unveiling the New: In Pursuit of the Next’

Gwendolyn Wu Staff Writer Embarcadero Hall, the setting of Friday night Improvability and Saturday night Laughology, will be home to a different set of faces on...

GIVE! Promotes Environmentally Friendly Practices and Helps Build Community

Bailee Abell Staff Writer Since 1990, GIVE! Isla Vista has been hosting an annual donation drive at the end of every academic year to promote selflessness,...

Stay Classy: A Look at UCSB’s Unique Spring Classes

Hari Kota Staff Writer From the ocean borders to Isla Vista, there are so many unique resources available at University of California, Santa Barbara. This is...