Saturday, June 23rd 2018

Annual Economic Forecast Summit Talks Trade and Mexico

Peter McMaster Economists, businesspeople, and diplomats gathered in Granada Theater on Tuesday to discuss the findings of the UCSB Economic Forecast Project in global, national,...

Del Playa Rentals’ James Gelb Charged in Slur-Filled Confrontation

Gwendolyn Wu Editor-in-Chief After Del Playa Rentals proprietor James Gelb hurled a barrage of homophobic slurs toward Isla Vista Community Services District Board President Ethan Bertrand...

Santa Barbara Therapist Launches Sexual Assault Survivor Platform

Sabrina Bui In the wake of the #MeToo movement, a Santa Barbara-based, online platform for sexual assault survivors called MapYourVoice has launched this year. Santa Barbara...

Walk-In Medical Marijuana Dispensary Coming to Santa Barbara

Nkechi Ikem A local man will open a medical marijuana dispensary in downtown Santa Barbara after he was granted approval to do so by the...

Thomas Fire Evacuation Shelter Set Up at UCSB Rec Center

Shomik Mukherjee News Editor The multi-activity court (MAC) at the UCSB Recreation Center will serve as an evacuation shelter for those displaced from their homes by...

Three UCSB Fraternities Now Shut Down

Kelsey Knorp Isla Vista Beat Reporter When the University of California, Santa Barbara chapter of Nu Alpha Kappa lost its campus recognition in March, it marked...

UCSB Classes Canceled Amid ‘Very Unhealthy’ Air Quality

Gwendolyn Wu and Shomik Mukherjee Editor-in-Chief and News Editor UPDATE Dec. 7, 7:10 p.m.: Chancellor Henry T. Yang has announced all Friday classes at UCSB are canceled,...

Chancellor Announces Emergency Fund for Travel Costs

Gwendolyn Wu Editor-in-Chief As public safety officers work to clean up debris following the Montecito mudslides, which killed 20 and left many more homeless, many UCSB...

Community Members Support Montecito Mudslide Victims

Lauren Marnel Shores Campus Beat Reporter In the two weeks following the California mudslides, the Santa Barbara community has pulled together to provide relief to thousands...

No Bail For Former Student in Gang Rape Case

Gwendolyn Wu and Kelsey Knorp Campus Beat Reporter and National Beat Reporter Daniel Jiang Chen, a former University of California, Santa Barbara student, will be held...