Friday, May 24th 2019

Interviews

A Hunger for Knowledge

Mia Pollini Staff Writer While sitting down on the third floor of the UCSB Library, Thomas Lytel-Stark takes off his blue striped scarf, folds it, and places it neatly on the table. With his bag on the table as well (which...
Ziqiang Zhao Staff Writer Tea plays an important role in many cultures because it has both a fascinating and refreshing function. Moreover, tea has special medicinal properties and is generally recognized as a healthy beverage. Although tea originated in Asian countries,...
Linus Li Marketing Director The choice was between comfort and money. Fifth year senior Gary Gao had the option to stay in the apartment he previously lived in. But, the Psychology and Statistical Science double major would have had to rely...
Jasmine Moreno Sexual misconduct and abuse is an issue prevalent not only in Hollywood; it is also lurking in the shadows of the Isla Vista community. Recently, however, victims and allies have started a new dialectic with the hashtag #MeToo....
Lauren Marnel Shores Campus Beat Reporter Almost two weeks after the national park service fully contained the Thomas Fire, students have returned from their extended breaks after returning to the University of California, Santa Barbara to take their finals. The Thomas...
Irene Chen Professor Quentin Gee, who currently teaches in both the Philosophy and Environmental Studies departments at the University of California, Santa Barbara, originally came to the school as a graduate student studying philosophy. During his time here, he began...
Linus Li Marketing Director They get to travel to Hawaii, play their favorite sport as the sun sets over Harder Stadium, and bond together when times get tough. The 2017-2018 University of California, Santa Barbara women’s soccer team is made up...
David Enabnit Donald Trump’s improbable election victory one year ago revealed severe fractures in society across America. The mounting tensions sweeping America have not left the University of California, Santa Barbara untouched, as many recent immigrants and their allies vehemently...
Linus Li Marketing Director “I was crying on the airplane. I knew I was not going to see my friends and family for a while,” said fourth year economics and accounting major Takuya Yoshizaki as he remembered the day he flew...
Xiaotong Zhou I first met Dan Buckingham in spring of 2017 at a time when I was frustrated and desperate for unconventional advice. While I was walking to the library, I saw a guy sitting on his “magical mat” and...