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Monday, September 21st 2020

The Value of Freshman Programs Cannot Be Understated

Becca Ou Staff Writer It has been three years since my first quarter at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and as I enter my final...

A Letter to New UCSB Students

Maria Nguyen Layout Editor Four years, 44 finals and 400 Instant Noodle dinners ago: The first moment that I stepped foot onto the University of California, Santa...

Do We Know What’s Up with American History?

Andrew Melese The general education requirements for a University of California, Santa Barbara student include exactly one course in American History; is that enough? Having...

Let the Students Have Their Day

Dhiraj Nallapaneni Illustration by Carrie Ding, Staff Illustrator In the past few months, college students have been raising their picket signs to protest issues ranging from...

We Gaucho Back: Unity in Tragedy

Isabelle Geczy Friday night, week eight. The normal flurry of midterms and essays had passed, with only the last push of finals ahead in our futures....

AS Members Must be Held Accountable for Actions

Joseph Lee must be held accountable for his actions.

How Not to Advertise Your Club

Janani Ravikumar Staff Writer For the duration of the first two weeks of the quarter, large signs dominated by images of targets and firearms were proudly...

IV Self-Governance Carries “Big Brother” Rhetoric

Jason Garshfield Will self-governance be good or bad for Isla Vista? I can’t say. What I can say, however, is that the rhetoric surrounding self-governance...

Reviving Our Activist Past

Sam Goldman Opinions Editor Something awesome happened last week: a small handful of student activists decided to take on not only injustices that they had faced,...