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Tuesday, June 2nd 2020

Interviews

Karolina Kecki When Pat Fish explains her career, one may assume that that she is the most badass therapist in Santa Barbara—only she's a local tattoo artist. In a talk presented by the University of California, Santa Barbara's Women's Center...
Jose Ochoa Photo by Jose Ochoa On the night of Thursday, April 2, United States Navy SEAL, Oxford graduate, and non-profit founder Eric Greitens came to the University of California, Santa Barbara with the intention of solving the most important questions humans face in being alive: what is...
Rick Wang Photo by Leah Armer, Staff Photographer Every year, Isla Vista’s well-known Deltopia event draws thousands of people from out of town, who flock into the already packed neighborhood in hopes of having a good time. Parties and memories (good or...
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 Apr. 11. The Regents and Chancellor’s Scholars Association is hosting a series of TEDxUCSB talks,...
Ivy Kuo Staff writer Improvability, University of California, Santa Barbara’s premiere comedy troupe, performed a House of Cards-themed show to a packed Embarcadero Hall in Isla Vista on Friday, Feb. 20. The two-hour performance consisted of lively interactions with the audience,...
Lilian Kim Staff writer Writer and professor Lydia Davis will be showcasing her profession as an author and translator at the Corwin Pavilion on Tuesday, March 3 at 7 PM. The 2013 Man Booker International Prize winner will read new pieces and excerpts...
Tara Ahi Every four minutes, somebody—children and adults alike—is diagnosed with a blood cancer such as leukemia or lymphoma, and thousands need marrow transplants to survive. This extends to a host of other life-threatening diseases, but 70 percent of patients do...
Talyor Nguyen DJ Kuro, better known as Ashkan Karimloo, a fourth-year film and media studies and sociology double major, won Associated Students Program Board's Battle of the DJs competition last Wednesday, Feb. 4.  What does winning battle of the DJs mean...
Rick Wang Illustration by Silvia Quach, Staff Illustrator While some of us may see the once life-empowering anime and card game Yu-Gi-Oh! as part of our past, others continue to live it. Recently established at the beginning of the school year...
Hector Sanchez Castaneda Photos by Veronica Arvizo, Staff Photographer If you’ve been to the library this past month, you’ve probably come across a set of haunting photos on the first floor by the elevators, entitled "Juvenile-in-Justice." Part of the University of...