Sunday, September 22nd 2019

Jorge Lopez Delivers Mail and Sense of Community to I.V.

Alondra Sierra On a hot Saturday afternoon in Isla Vista, a bustling crowd with unconcerned laughter walked up 67 Trigo, eagerly heading towards whatever party...

A Guide to Boba in Isla Vista

Victoria Penate Features Editor When looking at Isla Vista, just a square mile in area, one fortunate, beautiful thing that stands out about this town is...

13 Tips on How to Survive as a Student in I.V.

Tanner Walker and Spencer Wu Science & Tech Editor and Copy Editor Certain lessons about the University of California, Santa Barbara and Isla Vista are hard...

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...

Nico Olivar Brings a Personal Touch to Business at Ike’s Place

Charles Stock At only 22 years old, Nico Olivar is the General Manager of Ike’s Place in Isla Vista, and is dedicated to continuing the...

Jill Hall Teaches Dog Training at Bark Park

Jessica Reincke Isla Vista’s new dog park “Bark Park” opened last October and has been an amazing resource to local dog owners and their pups....

Coffee Organiks is Sure to Perk Isla Vistans Up

Charles Stock Staff Writer Coffee Organiks, one of the newest businesses to arrive in Isla Vista, offers affordable, authentic, 100 percent organic South American coffee –...

Biko, Then and Now

Monica Itxy Quintanilla On the first half of the 6600 block of Sueno lies a two-story, Tuscan orange student housing co-op with the name “BIKO”...

How to Live Simply: Inside the Minds of Isla Vista’s Minimalists

Bailee Abell Staff Writer Photos by Kana Ebiko It is a common misconception that people of faith are constantly shoving religion down the throats of the secular youth....

KCSB and Isla Vista Food Co-op Host Local Open Mic Night

Annie Huang On the evening of Saturday, Nov. 17, local community radio station KCSB hosted its first Open Mic Night of the year in collaboration...