Monday, November 20th 2017

A Jewish Take on the Apartheid Wall

Morgan Bubman It was hard to miss the giant apartheid wall constructed by the Students for Justice in Palestine that stood outside the Davidson Library. When...

iClickers Promote Class Conversation

Spencer Wu Staff Writer If you have taken a general education course during your academic career here at UCSB, chances are that you've come across iClicker participation...

The Current Waitlist System Should be Put on Hold

Linus Li Staff Writer As a third year student still attempting to satisfy some pre-major requirements, I have woken up in the beginning days of recent...

The True Cost of Online Education

Jack Alegre Staff Writer The internet was a truly revolutionary invention that brought people from all over the world together, allowing for a faster and greater...

A Second Year’s Perspective On Dorming Again

Sabrina Lim I’m currently a second year living in Manzanita Village. Before moving in, I knew that Manzanita had a reputation of being “the quiet...

Don’t Expect Open Sourced Textbooks Soon

Spencer Wu Staff Writer The soaring price of textbooks concerns students every quarter. They are often very expensive and tough to resell for the amount...

Break with Tradition and Leave the Long Winter Break Behind

Spencer Wu Staff Writer After the conclusion of fall quarter, students packed their bags for winter break, a four week long hiatus from the University of...

To 700,000 and More: UC & DACA

Francisco Olvera Staff Writer During the fall quarter of my freshman year I made my way up to the eighth floor of the UCSB Library. It...

Students Could Benefit from a 24 Hour Campus Café

Sruti Mamidanna I’ve made a new friend. He’s the new tenant on the library’s first floor next to the Learning Commons café. A barista of...

Secularism Might Breed Intolerance in College Students

Michael Lin Staff Writer Studies show that young people today are becoming less religious than ever before, and many factors may very well play into this...