Thursday, February 21st 2019

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...

Open Letter to Students of Color

Dear Student of Color, I speak to you quietly, as I search for a familiar face in what looks like a sea of white. I...

Don’t be Hard-Headed: Wear Your Helmet

Spencer Wu Copy Editor Ever notice that most University of California, Santa Barbara bikers violate California law by not wearing a helmet? Though helmets do significantly...

Editor’s Note: Commemorating the Isla Vista Tragedy

This story is part of a commemorative issue on the third anniversary of the 2014 Isla Vista killings, where a resident killed six UCSB...

Out of Senseless Tragedy Came Personal Growth and the True Face of a Community

This story is part of a commemorative issue on the third anniversary of the 2014 Isla Vista killings, where a resident killed six UCSB...

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...