Sunday, March 24th 2019

Police Ticketing Enforcement in Isla Vista Needs Reform

Addison Morris Arts & Entertainment Editor I get it. We’re a nation of laws. Without laws, society devolves into anarchy. And laws that aren’t enforced end...

Young Americans Are Making Their Political Voices Heard

Jessica Gang Opinions Editor The year 2018 has been one of political upheaval and, perhaps surprisingly, much of that unrest has been caused by high school...

Increased Ordinances Have Made Halloweekend a Thing of the Past

Tomas Palpallatoc Staff Writer Isla Vista was once home to one of the craziest Halloween parties in all of America. During this time, Isla Vista —...

Ick or Treat: The Best and Worst Halloween Candies

Tomas Palpallatoc Staff Writer Each Halloween night people of all ages take to the street in search of sugary handouts. Over decades this practice has evolved, with...

Top 10 Halloween Costumes of 2018

Addison Morris Arts & Entertainment Editor From slutty to spooky, cavalier to clever, and funny to failure, Halloween costumes at UCSB deserve a ranking. Here are...

It’s Not Easy Bein’ Green — But We Have to Try

Stella Delgado At UCSB, every eco-friendly student confidently totes around their sticker-covered Hydro Flask and metal straws that tell the world that they care about...

The War on Technology

Sabrina Bui With the start of the new school year, the debate over whether electronics should be allowed inside the classroom has become a relevant...

Letter to the Editor: EVPSA Special Elections

Associated Students Elections Board submitted a Letter to the Editor on Oct. 16 in regards to the EVPSA Special Elections this week. Associated Students Elections...

Taylor Swift Gets Political: The Power of Celebrity Opinions

Tomas Palpallatoc On October 8, Taylor Swift posted on her Instagram account urging her followers to vote in the upcoming midterm elections. Swift also endorsed...

International Students Elevate Universities and America

Tomas Palpallatoc It was recently revealed that the Trump administration briefly considered banning visas for Chinese students under the pretense of suspecting them to be...