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Wednesday, February 19th 2020

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 U.C. Santa Barbara (UCSB) students, the UCSB Library is typically associated with old textbooks and all-nighters....

Org Spotlight: MAPAS Provides Underrepresented Students With Opportunities for Outdoor Activities

Krystal Chen Staff Writer The benefits of venturing into nature, listening to the sounds of the forest, and fleeing from the stresses of university life may...

The Best Thrift Shops in Santa Barbara

Linda Chong Copy Editor A rise in sustainability awareness has led to a rise in trendy methods aimed at helping everyday citizens protect the earth. These...

Soar to New Heights With the Santa Barbara Trapeze Company

Marion Pochard Contributing Writer Walking around UCSB’s Fun and Fitness Festival on November 25th, I met Eric, an aerial skills coach at the Recreation Center, who...

Asie Brings Lackluster Dim Sum to Santa Barbara

Sheila Tran Senior Copy Editor Dim sum restaurants evoke an assortment of familiar and warm memories for me: elderly Chinese women pushing metal carts, the incessant...

Seoul’d Out: Where K-Pop Becomes Community at UCSB

Sheila Tran Senior Copy Editor A visit to a Seoul’d Out meeting will reveal an unusual sight among most campus clubs at this time of the...

UCSB Religious Studies Department Moves to Revamp Jewish Studies Minor

Jade Martinez-Pogue Staff Writer Starting in Fall 2019, UC Santa Barbara’s Religious Studies Department is vamping up their Jewish Studies Minor. Although the minor has been...

A Look Into the Music of Storke Tower

Lauren Marnel Shores Editor-in-Chief Heard from over a quarter mile away, the bells in Storke Tower echo through the quiet morning serenity blanketing UC Santa Barbara’s...

Ami Lakoju: Athlete by Day, Animator by Night

Jacob Wong Sports Editor Standing at 6’9” and weighing 260 pounds., UC Santa Barbara power forward Ami Lakoju definitely looks the part of a player on...