Tuesday, January 23rd 2018

EAB’s Day of Drought Teaches Gauchos to be Water Wise

Jeremy Peschard As California enters its fourth consecutive year of below-average rainfall, campus organizations at the University of California, Santa Barbara are working to raise...

UCSB Awarded Federal Grant for Expanding Mental Health Services

Gilberto Flores National Beat Reporter The US Department of Education has awarded a $570,000 grant to the University of California, Santa Barbara for the purpose of expanding...

When Rain Comes to Isla Vista, Business Doesn’t Come to a Halt

Aryana Sherzai Staff Writer More than three consecutive days of rain in Isla Vista is a rather rare phenomena. Over the last few weeks, bike paths...

IVTU Leads March in Support of Evicted Families

Kelsey Knorp Isla Vista Beat Reporter Members of the Isla Vista Tenants Union and other advocates marched alongside local families outside the apartment complex Abrego Villas...

Hundreds Gather to End Rape Culture in Isla Vista

Hector Sanchez Castaneda Over 200 students gathered on Jan. 16 in Isla Vista at 10 PM to march down Del Playa and raise awareness about rape...

It’s Good to Have Options: Resources to Protect and Educate Student Tenants

Giuseppe Ricapito Isla Vista Beat Reporter The Isla Vista housing season has begun, and for many students, the hectic pressure of assuring housing involves weeks, if...

IV Couple Arrested for Possession of 60 pounds of Narcotics and Conspiracy to Sell,...

Giuseppe Ricapito IV Beat Reporter During the early morning of Friday, Jan. 17, Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Deputies and University of California Santa Barbara Police Department...

Isla Vista Celebrates Earth Day With Earth-Friendly Festivities

Marissa Perez Staff Writer Photo by John Clow Isla Vista Earth Day drew a crowd of both University of California, Santa Barbara students and community members from...

Isla Vista Remembers Fallen Gauchos with Memorial Paddle Out

Lexi Weyrick Staff Writer Photos by Lorenzo Basilio, Staff Photographer Thousands of Isla Vista community members took to the water on Wednesday, May 28, at 6:30 p.m....

Will ‘The Nest’ Come to Roost in Isla Vista?

Giuseppe Ricapito IV Beat Reporter The Santa Barbara County Board of Architectural Review (SBAR) convened on Friday, Feb. 7, for a conceptual review of “The Nest,”...