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Thursday, July 16th 2020

Meet Sophie Xu, The Businesswoman Behind Your Favorite Local Asian Restaurants

Sheila Tran Senior Copy Editor If you’re a fan of Asian food in Isla Vista and Goleta, chances are you’ve seen Sophie Xu one way or...

UCSB Food Citizenship Campaign Hosts First Eco Iron Chef Cooking Competition

Risa Mori Staff Writer On March 6, the UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) Food Citizenship Campaign hosted its first ever Eco Iron Chef at The United Methodist...

Black Quare: Creating Space for the Black Queer and Trans Community at UCSB

Sheila Tran Senior Copy Editor Anastasia Veal, third-year sociology major and president of Black Quare, recalls her first year at UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) with a...

UCSB COLA Strikers Share Insights Under Storke Tower

Edward Colmenares Isla Vista Beat Reporter As the Cost-of-Living Adjustment (COLA) strike carries on under Storke Tower after beginning Feb. 27, some UC Santa Barbara (UCSB)...

How to Truly Support the Black Community

Risa Mori Contributing Writer Celebrated every February in the U.S., Black History Month began as a way of remembering people and events in the history of...

An Evening with Civil Rights Activist Dr. Bernard Lafayette Jr.

Edward Colmenares Isla Vista Beat Reporter To celebrate Black History Month, on Feb. 20, the UC Santa Barbara Associated Students (AS) Program Board hosted "An Evening...

Searching for the Best Salad in Isla Vista

Linda Chong Copy Editor There’s a minor stigma that surrounds salads, which can sometimes be characterized as “bland” and “tasteless.” This can be particularly true of...

Yusef Salaam of the “Exonerated Five” Gives Talk on Injustice in America

Richard Pham Contributing Writer Sometimes forgiveness can be one of the most difficult things to achieve. We often associate forgiveness with forgetting, or doing nothing in...

Up, Up, & Olé: A Spotlight on UCSB’s Premier Sports Podcast

Sheila Tran Senior Copy Editor UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) sports might evoke the image of raucous soccer games where students can partake in the age-old tradition...

Comparative Literature Class at UCSB Reckons With Juvenile Incarceration

Wenchen Li Contributing Writer For the past few years, the UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) comparative literature department has done projects and courses centered around the juvenile...