Wednesday, October 16th 2019

Day of Democratic Education Debuts on Campus Wednesday

Gwendolyn Wu and Madeleine Lee Executive Content Editor and Campus Beat Reporter University of California, Santa Barbara students won’t be going to class on Wednesday—but it’s...

UCSB Raises Nearly $5.7 Million on Give Day

Anais Tournier On April 12, UCSB hosted its second annual Give Day fundraiser. This event raised nearly $5.7 million in donations through 1,511 donors. Give...

IV CSD Conflict: Freeman and Thurlow Question Each Other’s Motivations

Shomik Mukherjee Executive Managing Editor Local politician Jay Freeman suggested Tuesday that George Thurlow set up a student internship program for the Isla Vista Community Services...

Pro-Divestment Wall in Arbor Met With Opposing Views

Bailee Abell Staff Writer Students for Justice in Palestine erected a wall in the Arbor this week to advocate for the divestment from companies that...

New UC Free Speech Center Brings Back Old Memories to UCSB

The Bottom Line Staff Report When University of California President Janet Napolitano announced on Oct. 26 the opening of The National Center for Free Speech...

Board of Regents Votes to Increase Tuition

Chelsea Viola National Beat Reporter After debate and deliberation, the UC Regents voted to approve the 2.5 percent tuition increase on Jan. 26, ending the six-year...

UCSB Engineering Student Passes Away

Gwendolyn Wu Campus Beat Reporter Third-year chemical engineering major Jonah Matthew Lantaya passed away in his home in Goleta on Thursday, Mar. 31. Lantaya was 30...

Seniors Prepare for Farewells at Senior Class Breakfast

Peter Bayerle Over 2,000 graduating seniors gathered in Storke Plaza Thursday morning for UCSB First’s annual Senior Class Breakfast. From 8:00 to 10:00 a.m., students...

Gov. Brown Signs Assembly Bill 3

Hector Sanchez Castaneda Isla Vista Beat Reporter Gov. Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 3 on Oct. 7, nearly a month after the California State Legislature passed...

Plains Pipeline Questioned in Oversight Hearing

Gilberto Flores News Editor Photo by Benjamin Hurst, Photo & Multimedia Editor Several parties involved in the cause, response, and clean up of the Refugio Oil Spill...