Saturday, September 21st 2019

Both Bikes and Smiles are Built at the IV Community Bike Center

Victoria Penate Staff Writer The Isla Vista Community Bike Center presents a new approach to business ownership, endearing many through innovative practices and community-oriented programs. While the...

KCSB Director Elizabeth Robinson Retires

KCSB Advisor and Associated Students Associate Director

Michio Kaku Predicts a Mind-Bending Future

Kyle Roe Staff writer Photos by Kelly Xin, Staff Photographer According to Michio Kaku, world renowned theoretical physicist and professor at City University of New York, predicting...

The Silent Food Revolution: IV Food Co-op Battles against the Super Market

By Caitlin Russell Nestled between the cafes and liquor stores of Isla Vista, one small store spearheads a crusade for healthy, environmentally conscious, and all-around...

Send Silence Packing: The Fight for the Talk About Mental Health

Ruth Ramirez Photos by Candice Ge, Staff Photographer Send Silence Packing, a sobering mental health awareness event, displayed 1,100 backpacks on Oct. 12 across the Student Resource...

Parents of Victims Reflect, Three Years Later

This story is part of a commemorative issue on the third anniversary of the 2014 Isla Vista killings, where a resident killed six UCSB...

Cat Therapy SB Offers the Purrr-fect Chance to Unwind

Skyler Melnick “Are you a cat or a dog person?” This is the ultimate, divisive, and eternal question. For dog people, UCSB has its much-anticipated Dog...

Sixth Annual TEDxUCSB Event Spotlights Diversity

Alexander Ortiz Staff Writer On Saturday, UCSB held its sixth consecutive TEDXUCSB event, spotlighting diverse perspectives on inclusivity with this year’s theme, “Declaration of Interdependence.” Speakers...

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...

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 –...