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Friday, September 18th 2020

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,...

Students Should Make Waves When It Comes to the Drought

Gwendolyn Wu Staff Writer Imagine a California limited to three-minute showers, dry swimming pools, and reliant on buying bottled water to stay hydrated. According to environmental...

Moving the Classroom to the Bedroom

Are online classes really the answer?

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...

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...

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...

UCSB’s Political Discourse Deficit

Jeremy Levine Staff Writer Imagine two troops of gorillas engaged in a territorial dispute: the roaring, the chest beating, the feral, hormonal anger and us-versus-them mentality...

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...

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...

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...