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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...

Napolitano—“This Crap” Pays Your $570,000 Base Salary

Isabelle Geczy News Editor If the director of a system dismisses the people that system is intended to serve, which is broken—the director, or the system? In...

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...

The Problem with Disarming Campus Police

Madison Kirkpatrick A.S. Senate unanimously passed a resolution calling for the complete disarmament of campus police, on the grounds that students should no longer fear...

UCSB Resources for Incoming Students

Lauren LunaStaff Writer Choosing a college, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic, can be challenging for students who want...

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...

Holding AS Senate Accountable: UCSB’s Campus Community Calls For Re-Election

Linda Chong Opinions Editor & Senior Copy Editor There has been a recent uproar from...

Why Hasn’t the UC System Adjusted Tuition Costs?

Alexandra Wishowski Contributing Writer $6,015.40. That is the cost of my tuition for a campus I can’t even set foot on. $982.90. That is the amount...

The Effects of COVID-19 on Homesick Chinese International Students

Krystal Chen Staff Writer As of April 7, Santa Barbara county has reported steadily climbing cases of COVID-19, with the current number of cases holding strong...

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...