Saturday, December 7th 2019

UCSB’s Pride Drag Show Lights the Night

Naima Sudjian-Carlisle The alluring Shangela Slandering, Vaginal Flora, Sarahtonin, Coco Debauchery, and Camilla Chameleon were some of the many phenomenal drag show performers at UCSB’s...

Writing About Life For Life: ‘Life After Literature’ Explores Literary Professions

Kyle Skinner Staff Writer Two College of Creative Studies literature students hosted "Life After Literature," a collection of panels featuring local writers and University of California,...

Student Spotlight: UCSB’s Very Own YouTube Star

Lyndsi Ibarra Photo by John Clow, Staff Photographer Student by day and rising YouTube star by night, third-year economics major Danny Padilla balances a lifestyle of...

More Than a Taste of the Middle East at the MERC

Ziqiang Zhao Staff Writer Tea plays an important role in many cultures because it has both a fascinating and refreshing function. Moreover, tea has special medicinal...

The Journey Continues with Isla Vista Food Tourists Molzon and Swedelson

Joanne Rhee Staff Writer When we interviewed fourth-years Adrian Molzon and Joshua Swedelson last fall, they spoke about their journey to eat at every restaurant in Isla...

2016 AvoFest Attracts Thousands to the Central Coast

Christopher Tien Staff Writer The 30th annual Avocado Festival was held in Carpinteria on Oct. 7–9, gathering thousands of eager avocado-patrons and community members in celebrating...

A Closer Look at Labels

Magnolia Meimand Saffarian How would you define yourself without labels? According to spoken word poet Richard Williams, better known as Prince Ea, labels “blind us...

KCSB and Isla Vista Food Co-op Host Local Open Mic Night

Annie Huang On the evening of Saturday, Nov. 17, local community radio station KCSB hosted its first Open Mic Night of the year in collaboration...

Geenee and Snuggles: the Dogs of Isla Vista

Lauren Marnel Shores Staff Writer Geenee and Snuggles are arguably the two most famous dogs in Isla Vista. Walking past iV Menus, passersby are often greeted...

A Night for Courage with the Human Right’s Watch

Aisa Villanueva "We're not just journalists. We use the information we get to make change," asserts a Human Rights Watch volunteer. The Human Right's Watch...