Friday, November 22nd 2019

UCSC’s Housing Crisis: A Cautionary Tale

Madison Kirkpatrick There are several factors that go into making a student’s college experience special: quality of education, level of student engagement, and, most importantly,...

Letter to a Freshman

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter Dear freshman student, If you are reading this letter, then there is a high chance that you are quivering in fear of...

New Award Category Planned for the Oscars to Recognize Blockbusters

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter On August 8, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced via Twitter that it plans to design a new...

Nepotism: Not as Important as It Seems

Minh Hua Campus Beat Reporter There are three hard facts of life: we all die someday, buffalo chicken cheese fries are good when you’re drunk, and...

Educate Citizens Instead of Incarcerating Them

Addison Morris Staff Writer While Santa Barbara residents prepare for the ribbon cutting at a new county jail where up to 376 inmates will receive “three...

Exploring the American Obsession with British Royalty

Victoria Penate Staff Writer With a British royal wedding coming up this weekend between Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle, it seems as though the...

Latinos in Border Patrol Betray Other Latinos and Themselves

Alondra Sierra Staff Writer The U.S. Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) has historically been a force of abuse and denigration towards Latino immigrants, most notably in...

#SaveStudentNewsrooms: The Value of Student Journalism

The Bottom Line Editorial Board 2017-2018 Unfortunately, dark times for student media around the country drove The Bottom Line to publish its second editorial in...

Reconsider Your Next Party Snap

Victoria Penate Staff Writer According to a Greenberg Strategy study that Snap Inc. commissioned, parties are tied with “at home” for the most frequent place for Snapchat...

Support More Spaces in Isla Vista for LGBTQ+ Students

Elijah Root-Sanchez The Santa Barbara Housing Cooperation, a collection of six houses in the Isla Vista and Santa Barbara communities, strives to “provide low rent...