Saturday, May 25th 2019

Buzzfeed’s Niki Ang and Jen Ruggirello Speak for Pride Week

Joanne Rhee Web Director It’s not everyday that more than 100 students excitedly cram into the Multicultural Center on a school night. However, this wasn’t just...

Seven Things You Should Do Before Graduation

Stephani Anderson Copy Editor When I visited UCSB for the first time three years ago at Spring Insight, I roamed the campus on a foggy day...

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...

Profile: Daniel Newman-Lessler, New Conductor of UCSB’s Chamber Choir

Hannah Maerowitz Science & Tech Editor Freshly graduated from the University of Southern California with his masters of music in sacred music, Daniel Newman-Lessler has already...

Pandia Health: Improving Women’s Lives Through Accessible Birth Control

Carmiya Baskin Staff Writer According to the National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy, more than 19 million women in the U.S. aged 13 to...

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...

The Five Rules For Crashing Classes

Amanda Garcia Beat Reporter RULE #1: GO TO THE FIRST WEEK OF CLASS As a freshman, you will be competing against upper-classmen who may need the same...

California Tacos & Taproom Brings Fresh Mexican Food to Isla Vista

Victoria Penate Features Editor The latest addition to Isla Vista’s ever-changing selection of restaurants, California Tacos & Taproom, has opened for business, occupying the spot formerly...

Mobile Marijuana Dispensary Roams Isla Vista, Bringing Joy to Many

Nkechi Ikem Staff Writer The legalization of recreational marijuana in California has paved the way for an industry that is expected to be worth $7 billion...

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...