Saturday, December 7th 2019

California’s History of Fire Prevention and Safety

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter On Oct. 31, the Maria Fire ignited around 6 p.m. in Ventura County, burning close to 9,500 acres of land previously...

Ady Barkan Uncovers U.S. Healthcare with Screening of New Video Series at UCSB

Edward Colmenares Contributing Writer On Oct. 29 at UCSB’s Pollock Theater, activist Ady Barkan premiered his short video series "Uncovered: Health Care Conversations With Ady Barkan."  Through...

Her Campus Instagram Hack Leads to Newfound Empowerment

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter Her Campus is an online magazine with over 300 chapters in 11 different countries, aimed at empowering college-aged women through articles...

Students Organize Demonstration Against Sexual Assault in Response to Fraternity Incidents

Kyle Dent A.S. Beat Reporter On Oct. 31, near The Arbor, a demonstration was held in support of survivors of sexual violence following at least five...

Jane Weiss Awarded Golden Tennis Shoe Award for Anti-Gun Violence Activism

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter Earlier this month, Washington state Senator Patty Murray awarded the Golden Tennis Shoe Award to Jane Weiss for her anti-gun violence...

Global Ambassadors Program Supports International Students at UCSB

Marion Pochard Contributing Writer Beginning this quarter, UCSB’s Office of International Students and Scholars (OISS) has created The Global Ambassador Program, which is meant to help...

Petition Created to Increase Availability of Asian American Studies Courses at UCSB

Risa Mori Contributing Writer Earlier this month, a student at UCSB created a petition on Change.org demanding an increase in the availability of Asian American ethnic...

Campus Point Coffee is Here!

There is a new coffee shop that recently opened up in Isla Vista! Have you had a chance to check it out? Videographers: Teren'e Chambers,...

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order to Combat Vaping Epidemic

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter On Sept. 16, Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order aimed at combating the vaping epidemic in today’s youth. The order...

UCSB Reads Announces “Rising” as Official Book Selection

Jessica Gang Executive Content Editor On Oct. 14, the UCSB Library (in partnership with the Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor) announced that the official book...