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All UCSB Academic Departments Should Allow Passed/❌ Passed Grading

Illustration by Alyssa Long // Photo by Graeme Jackson Lauren LunaStaff WriterOn April 1, UC Santa Barbara’s...

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...

Student Employees Deserve a Living Wage

Raymond Matthews In a bold new resolution, UCSB’s Associated Students (A.S.) Senate is setting a new standard by demanding a “minimum living wage” for all...

Weeder Courses Are Par For the Course

Aurash Jalalian Staff Writer Illustration by Andria Chen With winter quarter briskly approaching, lower division students anxiously re-up on their weeder courses with hopes that they’ll be...

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...

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...

Keep the Psychology B.A. at UCSB

Xiaotong Zhou The Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences at the University of California, Santa Barbara announced that it will cease to offer a psychology...

Do Your Part by Completing Course Evaluations

Eliseo Manzo The post-midterm lull has set in, as winter courses wrap up before the inevitable stress-inducing caffeine binge that is finals week at UCSB....

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...

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...