Saturday, May 25th 2019

Former NY District Attorney Preet Bharara Discusses What Makes America Great

Katie Osaki As part of the Arts & Lectures performance series, district attorney Preet Bharara spoke on Oct. 9 about the state of our government,...

RateMyProfessor’s Overall Quality: 4.5

Carmiya Baskin Staff Writer Each quarter, college students face the daunting task of choosing their classes. Whether they are searching for courses to fill general education...

Mojo Teahouse Brings a Piece of Home to Isla Vista

Dana Dela Cruz Staff Writer Mojo Teahouse opened on Trigo Road in late August, promising high-quality, authentic tea and Asian fusion snacks. As someone who grew...

Overheard at UCSB: Making Eavesdropping a Shared Experience

Nkechi Ikem Staff Writer UC Santa Barbara students have grown to love the Facebook page UCSB Zesty Meme Cuisine for Horny Teens for campus-related memes about...

IV First Friday: Great in Theory, Lacking in Execution

Jessica Gang Opinions Editor As part of the I.V. Open Lab’s project to make Isla Vista a more family-friendly neighborhood, the final I.V. First Friday event...

Comics Class Explores Principles and Theories on Drawing

Sabrina Bui Staff Writer Caroline Allen, a three-decade faculty member at UC Santa Barbara, will be hosting a new class called Words and Pictures: Making Comics...

Traditional University Services Stand Strong Against Third Party Resources

Carmiya Baskin Staff Writer In this digital age of increased interconnectivity, students often turn to websites such as Reddit and RateMyProfessor to seek assistance with...

Johanna Drucker Explains the Value of Visual Data

Jack Alegre Staff Writer Seeking to understand how visual data impacts the way we think and process data, 30 people gathered in the intimate setting of...

Bathroom Burdens: UCSB’s Abysmal Lack of Facilities Maintenance Funding

Sophia Tao Among students, a common complaint is the deteriorating state of campus bathrooms. Complaints such as this one are often shared on social media,...

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...