Wednesday, October 16th 2019

Tiny Homes for Huge Problems: Santa Barbara’s Plan to Tackle Homelessness

Hannah Maerowitz Science & Tech Editor Initially adopted by minimalists, tiny houses are now mainstream. They can be found on Airbnb or seen scattered around cities....

Why China Should Be a Reminder about U.S. Hegemony

Jack Alegre Staff Writer Murmurs are rising with the United States sending a delegate to attend a conference for China’s ambitious “One Belt, One Road” program,...

What the Walter Scott Case Says About Police Brutality

Hannah Juley The Walter Scott case of April 2015 recently made headlines again when Michael Slager pleaded guilty to charges that he violated the slain...

Companies Ignore Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

Arturo Samaniego Staff Writer A blog post by a former Uber employee highlights an ignorance and unwillingness by companies to deal with sexual harassment. Companies must...

High Schools Should Prepare Students for College

Karisma Davis I hated high school. I try not to use the word hate often because I believe that hatred is a very strong emotion...

To Surf or Not to Surf After the Rain

Tanner Walker Science & Tech Editor Hillsides above Montecito charred by the Thomas fire gave way after heavy rainfall on Jan. 9, resulting in mud and...

Peace, Love, Unity, Respect, and Drugs: Preserving the Safety of Raves

Matt Mersel Former Executive Content Editor, 2014-15 It seems like every year we learn of another group of poor souls who tragically lost their lives at...

It’s Not Worth Our Time To Worry About Bindis At Coachella

Janani Ravikumar Staff Writer According to Jezebel, this past week, Vanessa Hudgens posted a picture on Instagram with this caption: “Just dust. Everywhere. Lol #bindi marks.”...

Money Saving Tip Number Two

Money feeling tight in your wallet? A couple helpful tips

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...