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Wednesday, July 15th 2020

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...

Global Spotlight: The Middle East with Associate Professor Sherene Seikaly

Mo Tadayon Contributing Writer The final days of January saw chaos unfold in the capital city of Iraq. Protests that began in October 2019 continue...

Kaiju, The New Japanese Restaurant in Town

Jane Nguyen Contributing Writer Every college student is all too familiar with the infamous Cup Noodles. While these cost-friendly instant meals are a student’s best friend...

Immigrant Resilience Week Highlights Struggles of Undocumented Students

Edward Colmenares Isla Vista Beat Reporter  In honor of U.C. Santa Barbara’s (UCSB) fifth annual Immigrant Resilience Week, The Bottom Line sat down with undocumented student...

In Remembrance of Kobe Bryant

Graeme Jackson Photo Editor What does it mean to inspire? Kobe Bryant’s ability to fill so many with the conviction to chase their loftiest aspirations and...

Dusting off the UCSB Cylinder Audio Archives

Sheila Tran Senior Copy Editor A familiar place for most UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) students, the UCSB Library is typically associated with old textbooks and all-nighters....