Sunday, September 24th 2017

Spoken Word Event At Crushcakes & Café Showcases Expressive Artists

Josh Goodmacher Photo by Abel Fernandez An open mic was hosted by the University of California, Santa Barbara’s MultiCultural Center on Thursday, Feb. 21, at the...

Local Politicians Encourage Students to Run for I.V. CSD Board of Directors

Shomik Mukherjee Executive Managing Editor Isla Vista may take another step toward self-governance this November, when I.V. residents will vote on the formation of a special...

News in Brief: Nov. 2 to Nov. 8

CAMPUS University of California, Santa Barbara professor Yitang Zhang, who has taught at the university since 2015, has been awarded the Qiu Shi Outstanding Scientist...

News in Briefs: May 18 to May 25

CAMPUS University of California, Santa Barbara’s Young Americans for Liberty chapter hosted a teach-in focused on rape hysteria, due process and free speech on the...

Community Festival Promotes Appreciation of Art and Earth

Héctor Sánchez Castañeda Isla Vista Beat Reporter Gusts of wind carried various melodies through Anisq’Oyo' Park on Saturday, April 23, as Isla Vista residents, students and...

Isla Vista Youth Project On Course to Raise $1.9 Million

Madeleine Lee Staff Reporter In the midst of its 45th anniversary year, the Isla Vista Youth Project (IVYP) has rolled out out the Legacy and Vision...

Forum Brings Light to Measures E and F for Upcoming Vote

Walker Laughlin As Santa Barbara County residents cast their ballots for the Nov. 8 presidential election, they will also make a lesser-known but similarly historic...

Deltopia Preparations Include EVPLA BBQ, Possible Website Sponsorship

It’s nearly springtime in Isla Vista, and with it approaches Deltopia, Isla Vista residents’ response to Foot Patrol beach blockades and nostalgic memories of...

Potential Mining Acidization Raises Environmental Concern for UCSB Coast

By Giuseppe Ricapito Isla Vista Beat Reporter The Environmental Defense Center, a local nonprofit corporation, released an investigative report on Tuesday, Feb. 11, alleging that Venoco,...

Tropicana Apartments Purchase Jeopardizes $50,000 in Revenue for IVRPD

Hector Sanchez Castaneda Isla Vista Beat Reporter Photo courtesy of Tropicana Gardens The University of California’s recent purchase of the Tropicana Apartments in Isla Vista has put...