Sunday, February 25th 2018

News in Brief: Sep. 28 – Oct. 5

CAMPUS Ranked number four in the nation for students studying abroad for a full year, the University of California, Santa Barbara's Education Abroad Program has...

UCSB Student Dies Under Contradictory Circumstances

Hector Sanchez Castaneda Isla Vista Beat Reporter Photos by Benjamin Hurst, Photo Editor, and Mathew Burciaga, Executive Managing Editor Andres “Andy” Esteban Sanchez, a second year pre-biology...

Ballot Spotlight: Propositions 65 and 67

Chelsea Viola National Beat Reporter Santa Barbara Mayor Helene Schneider was on campus on Oct. 13 for a Yes on Proposition 67 demonstration hosted by CALPIRG, a...

Santa Barbara Gang Injunction Provokes Protests, City Council Continues Discussion

Cheyenne Johnson Staff Writer Concerned community members filled the Santa Barbara City Council meeting on May 14 to protest the SB Gang Injunction, a referendum that...

Assembly Bill 3 Gains Support of County Legislative Committee

Kelsey Knorp Isla Vista Beat Reporter The Santa Barbara County Legislative Committee voted unanimously at its meeting on Monday, May 4 to recommend that the County...

Santa Barbara Educators’ Forecasts on Betsy DeVos

Chelsea Viola National Beat Reporter The resistance of Betsy DeVos’s confirmation as Secretary of the Department of Education was a rock throw short of a riot. Senate...

Deadly Water Crisis Points to Government Neglect

Kelsey Knorp National Beat Reporter A living nightmare has taken hold of Flint, Mich., with a perilous and “unforeseen,” antagonist: local drinking water. Though a state of...

News In Brief: Volume 10, Issue 20

CAMPUS A new Transfer Student Center is now open in the Davidson Library. The new space offers academic advising with two full-time academic counselors, career...

News in Brief: Jan. 3 to Jan. 10

CAMPUS UC Student Association officially passed a resolution calling for the resignation of UC Regent Norm Pattiz. Pattiz, chairman of the Courtside Entertainment Group, was...

Survivor Will Continue Pursuit of Stronger Sanctions Against Assailant

Kelsey Knorp Isla Vista Beat Reporter Second-year history of public policy and Chican@ studies double major Alejandra Melgoza will continue to pursue negotiations with the University...