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An Evening with Civil Rights Activist Dr. Bernard Lafayette Jr.

Edward Colmenares Isla Vista Beat Reporter To celebrate Black History Month, on Feb. 20, the UC Santa Barbara Associated Students (AS) Program Board hosted "An Evening...

Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith Brings Moving Poetry to Campbell Hall

Sandra Lee Tracy K. Smith, the current United States poet laureate, stopped by Campbell Hall on the evening of Jan. 31 as part of her...

UCSB Department of Black Studies Co-Hosts Public Forum on Racial Necropolitics of COVID-19

Ethan Yu Staff Writer Prominent Black scholars from around the world virtually gathered on April 29 to discuss...

Punctum Books’ Open Access Model Makes Knowledge Available to Everyone

Jessica Reincke Students and faculty gathered in Davidson Library to hear the co-directors of Punctum Books, Dr. Eileen Joy and Dr. Vincent W.J. van Gerven...

L.A. Dodgers’ Senior Analyst Dan Cervone Visits Campus via Data Talk Series

Steven Shi Like the protagonist of Bennett Miller’s widely acclaimed, 2011 baseball movie titled Moneyball, Dan Cervone, a Senior Analyst in Research and Development with...

Yusef Salaam of the “Exonerated Five” Gives Talk on Injustice in America

Richard Pham Contributing Writer Sometimes forgiveness can be one of the most difficult things to achieve. We often associate forgiveness with forgetting, or doing nothing in...

Anita Hill Speaks Out About Sexual- and Gender-Based Violence

Raymond Matthews Opinions Editor Civil and women’s rights icon Anita Hill visited UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) last week for a presentation on the intersections of gender...

UCSB MultiCultural Center Hosts Workshop on Racism Against Asian Communities During COVID-19

Ethan YuContributing Writer From unavoidable racist jokes on Facebook and Twitter to uncomfortable stares at the supermarket, xenophobic affronts...