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Sunday, August 9th 2020

Lack of Gaucho Football Isn’t a Matter of Principle; It’s a Matter of Price

Matt Mersel Staff Writer Two weeks ago, the San Francisco 49ers trumped the Atlanta Falcons to move on to the Super Bowl for the first time...

SHO Helps Break Stereotypes At Houseless Awareness Night

Tara Ahi Staff Writer Student Health Outreach (SHO) hosted their annual event Houseless Awareness Night on Wednesday, May 14, for an evening that included students, professionals...

Think Twice Before Adopting: Students Encouraged to Practice Responsible Pet Adoption

Miranda Velasquez Photo by Magali Gauthier, Photo Editor Those big brown eyes, that adorable wagging tail, and the endless number of cuddle sessions -- how could...

Unsung Heroes of Deltopia

Rick Wang Photo by Leah Armer, Staff Photographer Every year, Isla Vista’s well-known Deltopia event draws thousands of people from out of town, who flock into...

Locals Support the Environment by Attending Santa Barbara Earth Day Festival

Lyndsi Ibarra Photos by John Clow, Staff Photographer Residents of Santa Barbara County gathered together at Alameda Park on Saturday, April 26, and Sunday, April 27, to...

Alton Brown Makes Science and Cooking Fun at the Arlington

Michael Lin Staff Writer “Science! Heck, Yeah!” might sound familiar to you in the past few weeks from 30-second YouTube ads (or you might not know...

Youth Interactive: Santa Barbara’s Young Entrepreneurs

Bailee Abell Staff Writer Located in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara is a place that children consider their home away from home—and school. While the...

Old Time Fiddlers Come to Goleta

Bailee Abell It was a beautiful Indian-summer's day in Goleta, California, when men, women, and children alike came together to listen to bluegrass music and enjoy...

GIVE! Promotes Environmentally Friendly Practices and Helps Build Community

Bailee Abell Staff Writer Since 1990, GIVE! Isla Vista has been hosting an annual donation drive at the end of every academic year to promote selflessness,...

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,...