Sunday, August 25th 2019

Engaging Humanities Program Launches, Aiming to Increase Student Success in the Humanities

Annie Huang Staff Writer With majors in humanities on a nationwide decline, the Engaging Humanities program aims to inform incoming UCSB freshman and transfer students about...

Lean on Me: New Hotline Gives Struggling Students Someone to Talk to

Annie Huang Staff Writer Last Monday, April 29, UCSB opened its own chapter of Lean On Me, a national nonprofit organization that provides anonymous student-to-student text-based...

Sheriff’s Office Launches I.V. Party Registration Program

Jessica Reincke Staff Writer Last week, the I.V. Sheriff's Office launched its voluntary and free-to-use I.V. Party Registration Program. The program is easy to use and accessible...

May Day Celebration is a Reminder of Isla Vista’s Radical History

Kyle Dent The 2019 May Day festival in People’s Park celebrated Isla Vista’s history of radicalism and revolt with performances, art, and talks from organizations...

New I.V. Community Garden Aims to Tackle Food Insecurity

Jade Martinez-Pogue Staff Writer This past Sunday, May 5, Isla Vista debuted its newest community project with the Community Garden Grand Opening at the University United...

The Masculinities Project Mobilizes to Promote Healthy Masculinity

Kyle Dent Last Thursday at noon, the Masculinities Project, an organization that seeks to educate people on and bring awareness to interpersonal violence, led a...

UC-HBCU Initiative Aims to Increase African American Representation in UC Graduate Programs

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter This summer, a cohort of 26 students from across the country will come to UCSB as participants in the UC-HBCU Initiative,...

IVCSD Launches App To Jump-Start Isla Vista Beautification Project

Carmiya Baskin Staff Writer The Isla Vista Community Services District (IVCSD) has introduced its new beautification program to address quality-of-life concerns in Isla Vista. Since its...

Cool Campus Challenge Nears End, but UCOP’s Climate Change Goal Remains

Jacob Wong National Beat Reporter Over the past month, UCSB has been a participant in the Cool Campus Challenge, a UC-wide contest aimed at educating students...

IVCSD Hosts Public Forum to Determine 2019-2020 Budget Allocations

Alondra Sierra Isla Vista Beat Reporter Isla Visa locals gathered in the Isla Vista Community Room on the evening of Tuesday, April 9, to discuss how...