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Tuesday, June 2nd 2020

Searching for the Perfect Açaí Bowl in Isla Vista

Wenxuan Zhang Contributing Writer When it comes to taste and healthiness, compromise may seem inevitable in the search for a satisfying snack. Luckily, açaí bowls provide...

Taconomics

By Jason Chin The Economist occasionally publishes a Big Mac Index, which follows the retail price of a McDonald's Big Mac in several countries...

Yerba Mate, an Essential Item for UCSB Students

Madison Hallam Staff Writer Yerba. The Yerb. Mate. Whatever you call it, the product is the same: a drink made from the natural leaves of rainforest...

Juice Ranch Makes Isla Vista its Home

Dasha Sadovnikova Photos by Mark Brocher, Staff Photographer If you venture into Crushcakes & Café on Trigo Road and turn to the left, you will notice...

Santa Ynez Burrito Fails to Stand Out

Jack Betz Isla Vista is a community in constant motion. There is a sense of ebb and flow, of transformation as the old makes way...

For the Love of Danish Pastries

Stephani Anderson Copy Editor When I first arrived in Solvang on a cloudy Monday afternoon, I felt like I had stepped into a smaller version of...

Grilled Cheese Truck Stop ‘Melts’ I.V. Hearts

Stephani Anderson Copy Editor As you walk on Embarcadero del Norte, it’s almost impossible to miss the bright orange-and-yellow bricks of I.V.’s newest eatery, The Original...

The Tea on Tea Tea

Annie Huang Staff Writer The selection of boba available in Isla Vista has been saddening to many for a while. Fortunately, this situation is being shaken...

Global Night Market Brings Food From Around the World to UCSB

Lauren Luna Staff Writer Last Friday night, the International Student Association hosted its very first Global Night Market. Storke Plaza came alive with a medley of...

One Piece Ramen Lacks Flavor But Shows Potential

Tomas Pallapatoc Staff Writer Any UCSB student walking out into I.V. looking for a bite to eat is bound to walk past the newly opened One...