Saturday, October 19th 2019

UCSB Admits 32.4 Percent of Freshman Applicants

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter The University of California admissions remain competitive as recent data reveals a decrease in acceptance rates across the UC system. UCSB’s...

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,...

Students Question Motivation Behind Film Set Controversy

Lacy Wright and David Wills Staff Writers On the morning of Sunday, January 24, African-American professional actor Jihad Reeves walked into the bathroom on the second...

Protesters Urge Merced Police to ‘Drop the Charges’ Against Arrested Black Students

Shomik Mukherjee News Editor Nearly 30 students and staff members marched in protest Thursday afternoon across campus after an incident near UC Merced led to the...

UC Campus World Rankings Drop

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter The University of California has experienced a drop in standing in the Quacquarelli Symonds World University Rankings by Subject. The Quacquarelli...

UCSB Receives EPA ‘Excellence in Green Power Use Award’

The Bottom Line Staff Report The Environmental Protection Agency awarded the University of California for its commitment to green energy with the Excellence in Green...

UCOP’s Proposed Revisions Set Out to Elucidate Sexual Assault Concerns

Alondra Sierra Isla Vista Beat Reporter The UC Office of the President (UCOP) sent out proposed revisions to the Sexual Violence and Sexual Harassment Policy (SVSH...

Amazon Storefront Opens in Isla Vista

Joanne Rhee Staff Writer A new Amazon storefront on 6533 Trigo Road is likely to be a convenient addition to Isla Vista’s oceanfront community. The storefront...

Starbucks to Open in UCen on Aug. 7

Gwendolyn Wu Editor-in-Chief After over a year of waiting, the UCSB community may rejoice over cups of coffee. Starbucks in the UCen will be open as...

Chancellor Yang, UCSB Meet Demands of Sexual Assault Survivors After 13-Hour Sit-In

Kelsey Knorp Isla Vista Beat Reporter Photos by Benjamin Hurst, Photo & Multimedia Editor Sexual assault survivors and their supporters left the fifth floor of Cheadle Hall...