Tuesday, October 23rd 2018

UC Librarians’ Fight for a Pay Raise with Support from a UCSB Student

Victoria Penate Staff Writer The union representing librarians across the University of California system began a difficult contract negotiation with the UC Office of the President,...

Jorge Lopez Delivers Mail and Sense of Community to I.V.

Alondra Sierra On a hot Saturday afternoon in Isla Vista, a bustling crowd with unconcerned laughter walked up 67 Trigo, eagerly heading towards whatever party...

Living Mixed-Race in America From the Perspective of UCSB Students

Nkechi Ikem Staff Writer As conversation starts up again about the census scheduled for 2020 — namely how it will include a brand-new citizenship question — critics are...

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...

El Centro Reopens, Offers New Resources to Students

Alondra Sierra The newly remodeled El Centro was officially reopened on April 14 with new upgrades and a much-needed expansion to provide more resources for...

Could the Gauchos Become the Mapaches?

Lauren Marnel Shores Campus Beat Reporter On April 13, the Students for Mascot Change will host a town hall meeting to discuss the possibility of retiring...

Students Describe Life Changing Experiences at TEDx UCSB

Hannah Maerowitz Staff Writer Ten speakers, numerous organizers, and hundreds of audience members, many of whom were UCSB students, gathered for an independently organized TEDx event...

UCSB Teams up with UCLA Conservator to Save Memories from the Montecito Mudslides

Lauren Marnel Shores Campus Beat Reporter In a community-led effort to restore photographs and documents damaged by the Monetico mudslides, a small team called “Saving Memories...

Yerba Mate, an Essential Item for UCSB Students

Madison Hallam Staff Writer Yerba. The Yerb. Mate. Whatever you call it, the product is the same: a drink made from the natural leaves of rainforest...

Zesty Memes Spice up UCSB

Nkechi Ikem Staff Writer UCSB Zesty Meme Cuisine for Horny Teens represents an interesting shift happening among students given that, historically, the UCSB campus has not...