Wednesday, December 19th 2018

UCSB Continues to Gain Prestige

Hannah Maerowitz Staff Writer For the 2018-2019 academic year, UCSB received an all-time high number of applications (109,803). As acceptance rates decrease and the university’s prestige...

Altamirano’s Tantalizing Tacos Roll Up to Isla Vista

Tanner Walker Science & Tech Editor The taco truck is perhaps the most ubiquitous of food trucks. Long before the current renaissance of gourmet and hipster...

Local Startup Looking to Shake Up the Food Industry

Jacob Wong Now, more than ever, freshness defines the food industry landscape. In this age of GMOs and chemical additives, the average consumer equates terms...

Pilipino Culture Night Successfully Highlights Filipino Culture for 27th Annual Event

Jennica Martin Staff Writer Last Saturday, UCSB’s Kapatirang Pilipino hosted its 27th annual Pilipino Culture Night (PCN), entitled “’Til Next Time,” to hundreds of screaming and...

Learning to Love My Body

Frances Castellón Managing Editor For the past four years, I have been struggling with an eating disorder despite being surrounded by friends and family that could...

Author Anthony Doerr Inspires Campbell Hall Audience

Morgan Azevedo Author Anthony Doerr gave an account of his experiences as a writer interspersed with droplets of sage comments about life to a crowded Campbell...

20th Annual VCN Explores Perceptions Of Home Among Vietnamese Immigrants

Dana Dela Cruz What is home? What is a homeland? Is it a place, a person, a memory? How do you make a home out...

Silvergreens Finally Finds its Niche in I.V.

Kamran Yunus Senior Copy Editor After suddenly closing down last June, Silvergreens has reopened in its original Isla Vista location, located on the corner of Pardall...

UC Librarians’ Fight for a Pay Raise with Support from a UCSB Student

Victoria Penate Staff Writer The union representing librarians across the University of California system began a difficult contract negotiation with the UC Office of the President,...

Kimberlé Crenshaw, Coiner of “Intersectionality,” Speaks at Campbell

Nkechi Ikem Staff Writer “I have to make it a habit to come up the road more often,” said Kimberlé Crenshaw to an applauding audience in...