Friday, November 22nd 2019

In Photos – Men’s Soccer UCSB vs UC Irvine 10/19

Photostory by Nicolas Sigeti Contributing Photographer Both students and families arrive at Harder Stadium to support their fellow Gauchos in this UC showdown! The intensity of the...

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...

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...

GRE Requirement Dropped for Over a Quarter of UCSB Graduate Departments

Madison Kirkpatrick Campus Beat Reporter Starting in the 2020-2021 application cycle, 16 out of the 56 graduate departments at UCSB have dropped the Graduate Record Exam...

Student-Run Initiative Rolls Out Free MDMA Test Kits

Andrew Delvasto Staff Writer Ecstasy, molly, MDMA — all names for a drug present at many parties or raves. It goes without saying that these drugs are...

UCSB Reads Announces “Rising” as Official Book Selection

Jessica Gang Executive Content Editor On Oct. 14, the UCSB Library (in partnership with the Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor) announced that the official book...

UCSB Postdoc Explores Uncharted Territory in Women’s Health

Carmiya Baskin Staff Writer  Sex hormones aid in the physiological transformation of the human body during various life stages such as puberty, pregnancy, and menopause. While...

New Bisexuality Course Offered at UCSB Stresses Inclusion and Acceptance

Jessica Reincke Staff Writer For the first time in UCSB history, a full 4 unit course on bisexuality is being taught in the Applied Psychology department...

Insurify Ranks UCSB “Most Dangerous University”

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter UCSB received a dubious distinction last week when it ranked #1 in Insurify’s rankings of The 20 most dangerous universities 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)...