Wednesday, July 17th 2019

News in Brief: Mar. 8 to Mar. 14

CAMPUS The UCSB Collaborate Student Support Center is opening a new on-campus PrintSpot and Open Access lab this spring in the music building, according to...

Human Remains Discovered in Ocean Near Isla Vista

Annette Ding News Editor Updated on July 26, 5:50 p.m. Santa Barbara County Sheriff Kelly Hoover sent out a follow-up press release at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday...

Uncertain Financial Future for NPR and KCRW

Ethan Jones Staff Writer In his recent address to Congress, President Donald Trump announced a new budget which aims to increase defense funds while slashing money...

Thomas Fire Causes Power Outages, Air Quality Warning across Santa Barbara

Gwendolyn Wu Editor-in-Chief A power outage plunged Santa Barbara and Ventura counties into darkness Monday night, less than one week before the start of fall quarter...

Hundreds Gather For Second Annual Memorial Paddle Out

Kelsey Knorp Isla Vista Beat Reporter Photo by Tiffany Wu, Staff Photographer Students, Isla Vista residents, and other local supporters gathered by the hundreds at the beach...

Santa Barbara City Council Bans Plastic Bags

Cheyenne Ziermann In an effort to promote the use of reusable shopping bags in order to benefit the environment, the Santa Barbara City Council passed...

Congressional Hopefuls Court UCSB

Kelsey Knorp National Beat Reporter Student issues were central to Thursday’s congressional debate between seven of the ten candidates running to replace Rep. Lois Capps next...

Six Questions with Monique Limón, Candidate for 37th District Assemblymember

Nkechi Ikem Staff Writer This coming June, UCSB students will have the opportunity to vote in a candidate to represent them and the 37th District in...

VRVC Aims to Uphold UCSB’s Storied Student Registration History

Morgan Avezedo Although voter registration numbers were below average this year due to a decreased interest in midterm elections, the Voter Registration Volunteer Coalition (VRVC)...

After the Spill: Panel Illuminates Causes and Response to Refugio Oil Spill

Kyle Roe Copy Editor Nonprofit environmental defense group Santa Barbara Channelkeeper hosted a talk last Wed., Feb. 10, to review the response to the Refugio Oil...