Saturday, December 7th 2019

What is Associated Students?

By Bryan Kappe This year, we Gauchos face daunting tuition fees, crowded classes, the swine flu, and the omnipresent stress and hardships that come with...

New Noise Festival

By Dylan Tarling Austin has City Limits. San Francisco has Noise Pop. Now, Santa Barbara has its very own brand of a multi-venue, multi-night...

Postwar Perspective on Life: UCSB Veteran Gives His Story

By Mario Geary On May 27, 2009, Mobile Assault Platoon 4 was living in the sands about 10 miles south of Fallujah, Iraq, in support...

Taconomics

By Jason Chin The Economist occasionally publishes a Big Mac Index, which follows the retail price of a McDonald's Big Mac in several countries...

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...

Intern Mingles with Best and Brightest in Fashion

By Claire Wei      Rachel Zoe famously said, “Fashion is my art. It’s what wakes me up in the morning and puts me to...

Isla Vista’s Homes By Day, Venues By Night by Paige Kline

Calling all awesomeness to the DJ booth!  I'm lookin' for the hottest chill spots behind the epic late night venues that we often don't...

Poets and Musicians Find New Home at Giovanni’s in I.V.

Trevor Westmoreland Thursdays in Isla Vista are now of a unique sort: home to nights of self-expression. For the past several months, Giovanni's of Isla Vista...

Students and Administration Work To Change UCSB’s Party Image by Jillian Brown

In spite of UCSB's notoriety as a top party school, administrative staff and campus health programs are fighting to shake this party reputation. New...

UCSB Triumphs at Red Bull Snow Warz by Kelsey Leland

UCSB snow bums took to the hills last month for Red Bull Snow Warz, an annual snowboarding event that combines taurine-fueled riding with good...