Saturday, October 19th 2019

4 I.V. Housing Tips for the New Year

Gwendolyn Wu Executive Content Editor The first week of winter quarter is supposed to be stress-free. Although syllabus week ends about 20 minutes into class and...

The Santa Barbara Independent Wins EPPY Award

Julia Frazer Staff Writer When the staff of the Santa Barbara Independent found out they had won an EPPY award, most were wearing Halloween costumes. Matt Kettman,...

Four Questions with Writer-in-Residence Lydia Davis

Lilian Kim Staff writer Writer and professor Lydia Davis will be showcasing her profession as an author and translator at the Corwin Pavilion on Tuesday, March...

Lemon Festival Returns to Goleta

Ruth Ramirez Photo by Ruth Ramirez Goleta’s very own 24th Annual Lemon Festival was hosted this past weekend at Girsch Park, bringing together the community through great...

Mesa Burger Makes Its Way as a Santa Barbara Staple

Matthew Lee Staff Writer In the middle of Mesa Verde Plaza lies a modest, homey restaurant called Mesa Burger. Mesa Burger was started by Iron Chef...

Dickey’s: Best Barbecue in Santa Barbara?

Paul Tucker This past week I adventured down to Goleta to try out Dickey's, the barbecue joint that has gained a quicker fan base than...

Meet the Comedians: Improvability Goes to Chi-town

Ivy Kuo Staff writer Improvability, University of California, Santa Barbara’s premiere comedy troupe, performed a House of Cards-themed show to a packed Embarcadero Hall in Isla...

Be the Match On Campus

Tara Ahi Every four minutes, somebody—children and adults alike—is diagnosed with a blood cancer such as leukemia or lymphoma, and thousands need marrow transplants to...

‘You still have time to be’: Anis Mojgani Inspires at Granada Books

Bailee Abell Staff Writer Photos by Benjamin Hurst, Staff Photographer It was an evening filled with sweet words leaping from the mouths of inspiring yet quirky performers....

Lemon Festival Squeezes the Best Out of Goleta Valley

Jack Betz Staff Writer In an era where it seems that every item of produce has earned its own multi-day celebration (garlic in Gilroy, artichokes in...