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Wednesday, August 12th 2020

Why Hasn’t the UC System Adjusted Tuition Costs?

Alexandra Wishowski Contributing Writer $6,015.40. That is the cost of my tuition for a campus I can’t even set foot on. $982.90. That is the amount...

The Online Trend of “Toxic Positivity”

Sarah Renard Staff Writer Social media platforms are full of accounts trying to spread positivity by encouraging others and lifting their spirits with motivational quotes and...

University Administration Failed to Protect Students Against the Active Shooter Threat

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter On Nov. 18, members of the Isla Vista community began their morning with an emergency notification from the University of California...

UCSB Black Student’s Survival Guide

Raymond Matthews Opinions Editor All things considered, UCSB provides multiple resources and tools that are meant to make black students feel supported and integrated into the...

Extravaganza Lineup Showcases Cornerstone Music Genres

Jade Martinez-Pogue Staff Writer Throughout my three years here at UC Santa Barbara, I have seen A.S. Program Board bring in a variety of performers to...

Student Health is Crucial for Academic Success

Sarah Renard Nothing is more important for a student than being healthy. When a student is healthy, they can attend all of their lectures and...

Open Access Publishing is the Future

Xander Apicella Staff Writer On Feb. 28, the UCs canceled their subscription with the world’s largest scientific publisher, Elsevier, to pursue Open Access (OA) for all...

An Environmental Science Minor Would be Major

Noe Padilla Staff Writer When I was first applying to universities, the only school I wanted to go to was UCSB, and it was because of...

Deltopia, Ten Years Later

Jonathon Lebo Laws both influence and are influenced by society. 2019 marks the tenth year since the Santa Barbara county ban on Floatopia, the annual...

The Problem with Disarming Campus Police

Madison Kirkpatrick A.S. Senate unanimously passed a resolution calling for the complete disarmament of campus police, on the grounds that students should no longer fear...