Wednesday, August 21st 2019

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...

Choppa Rolls Up the Praise with its Rolled Ice Cream

Jennica Martin Staff Writer Goleta and Santa Barbara have a lot of ice cream shops to indulge in when you’re craving something sweet, but only recently...

A Warm Welcome to WeCook

Kamran Yunus Copy Editor Recent weeks saw the introduction of WeCook, an authentic Chinese restaurant located a bit down Pardall Road, with the establishment taking the...

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...

New Pre-College Course to Explore Architecture and Music

Xander Apicella Staff Writer Yin Yu, a media arts and technology Ph.D student at UCSB, has designed a pre-college class entitled “In the Digital Age —...

Elotero Brings Street Food Comfort to Isla Vista

Francisco Olvera Staff Writer Some call him the Elote Man or Elotero, but his real name is Hijinio Camacho. He can be recognized in the streets...

Here’s the Scoop: UCSB Alumna Creates Tasty Vegan-Friendly Ice Cream

Hannah Maerowitz Science & Tech Editor All entrepreneurs have formative influences. For Karen Waddell, a UCSB alumna and the founder of an ethics-driven vegan ice cream...

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...

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...

UCSB’s First Annual Women’s Empowerment Conference

Jade Martinez-Pogue On Sunday, Feb 24., hundreds of women gathered in Corwin Pavilion for UC Santa Barbara’s first annual Women’s Empowerment Conference. The conference was...