Monday, June 17th 2019

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,...

News in Brief: Apr. 12 to Apr. 16

CAMPUS Second-year history and psychology double-major Parker James Williams passed away near Campus Point and Manzanita Village last Wednesday in what police reported as an...

Economic Forecast Highlights County “Unequality”

Jeremy Levine Staff Writer Businesspeople from across the country came to hear nonpartisan professionals give global, national and local economic diagnoses at this year’s annual summit...

News in Briefs: May 25 to June 1

Campus Kevin Allred, a Rutgers University lecturer, gave a talk titled “Politicizing Beyoncé” on Wednesday, May 25 at Embarcadero Hall. Originally teaching the subject as...

News in Brief: Feb. 7 to Feb. 13

CAMPUS Santa Rosa Hall took first place at the annual All Hall Brawl, a competition among all UCSB residence halls and university-owned apartments. Friday’s event...

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...

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...

Fracking up the Environment: Organization Urges Public to Ban Hydraulic Fracturing in California

Kyle Skinner Staff Writer Photo by Kyle Skinner The Santa Barbara Public Library hosted an information session on hydraulic fracturing, otherwise known as "fracking," put on by...

Community and Law Enforcement Prepare for Halloween Weekend

Hector Sanchez Castaneda Isla Vista Beat Reporter Illustration by April Gau, Staff Illustrator Halloween is fast approaching, and Isla Vista is not your typical trick-or-treating spot, so you’d best...

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...