Tuesday, October 23rd 2018

A Case Against Excessive Midterms

Elijah Root-Sanchez It is midterm season, but in a quarter system it’s always midterm season. After syllabus week, we as students must be in...

Commencement is Overrated

Eileen Taing Staff Writer Many families travel from far and wide to attend commencement each year. The ceremony consists of a grand speech by Chancellor Henry...

The Best and Worst of the Senate Candidates’ Platforms

Elijah Root-Sanchez The Associated Students Senate makes extremely important decisions for UCSB and the Isla Vista Community; however, some of this year’s senatorial candidates ran...

Give Vital Student-Serving Organizations Longer-Term Reaffirmations

Hannah Maerowitz Staff Writer Every elections season, candidates are not the only ones anxiously waiting to see the results. Organizations that students may view as integral...

Editorial: More Costly than it Seems

The Bottom Line Editorial Board 2017-2018 This year’s Associated Students election will present UCSB students with a rare opportunity to dramatically increase student fees which...

UCSB Political Parties Could Benefit From More Ideological Diversity

Jack Alegre Features Editor Which Associated Students party is best to represent the needs of a liberal, coastal college of the University of California system? Is...

Internet Activity Should Not Be Monitored by A.S. Senate

Carmiya Baskin Associated Students Senators Kian Maalizadeh and Anthony Pimentel wrote “A Resolution Against Cyber Bullying” that passed on Wednesday, April 4. The resolution was...

To Love College and Life

Linus Li Marketing Director My high school graduation was during a hot summer morning in 2014. On the stage, I shook my principal’s sweaty hand, peeked...

Yang Stickers Represent UCSB’s Student Engagement with Administration

Eileen Taing Chancellor Yang is everywhere. Students have recently made the newest iteration of stickers and memes with his face on it. It’s common to...

Religious Persecution: a Non-Issue at UCSB

Jack Alegre Features Editor Many Christians, no matter how rational they may consider themselves to be, have a sneaking suspicion that the Apocalypse is just around...