Saturday, December 7th 2019

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...

Straight to the League: NBA Proposes Allowing 18-Year-Olds to Enter the Draft

Spencer Wu Senior Copy Editor Ever since 2005, high school basketball players have been required to attend at least one year of university before being eligible...

Do Your Part by Completing Course Evaluations

Eliseo Manzo The post-midterm lull has set in, as winter courses wrap up before the inevitable stress-inducing caffeine binge that is finals week at UCSB....

Jussie Smollett and How Victimhood Sells

Sabrina Bui Staff Writer Within weeks, Jussie Smollett went from successful TV actor to sympathetic victim of a hate crime to a possible convicted felon. Once...

5 Tips for Being a Rad Roommate

Steven Jin Unless you have enough disposable income to rent your own place and live alone while attending UCSB, it’s more than likely that you...

Security Breaches Won’t Stop Me From Using Facebook

Sarah Renard Recently, people have become anxious about accusations regarding privacy and data breaches with regards to Facebook — but is this enough to scare...

Valentine’s Day is a Corporate Scheme (But It Doesn’t Have to Be)

Jade Martinez According to a statistic tracking Valentine’s Day sales, the holiday brought in a revenue of roughly $20 million in 2018. This raises the...

5 Dating App Anecdotes

In the modern day, no discussion of romance would be complete without acknowledging the many wacky, weird, and sometimes wonderful experiences that come with...

How to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Sarah Renard Now that midterms are coming to a close for students at UCSB, many people have started planning for Valentine’s Day. For couples, Valentine's...

Must-See Spots in Santa Barbara

Megan Halpin While abroad in Spain, I had a conversation with another tourist in which they asked, “So, you go to UCSB, huh? Is Santa...