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Does UCSB Need a General Education Reform?

Maria Nguyen Does an art major need to take a class on calculus? Does an engineering major need to take a class about film theory? University...

The U.S. Government Should Not Lower its Corporate Tax Rate

Andrew Melese Staff Writer During his presidential campaign, Donald Trump wanted to the reduce corporate tax rate from 35% to 0%. His justification was that it...

UCSB Counseling is Here to Help

Coming into this school, it sure is easy to feel like a number, a statistic. There are so many thousands of people on this campus every day. How can anybody

Notion Domination

Christine Cheng Contributing Writer As we shift into our third quarter of online school, many...

The Strange Obsession With ‘Making the Most’ At College

Shomik Mukherjee Executive Managing Editor I realized a few days into my freshman year that I was already struggling not to fail. I had been told,...

Op-Ed: Why We Have Not Yet Published Anything on the Isla Vista Shooting

This post was updated on May 28, 2014. As The Bottom Line Editorial Board, we would like to address the inaccuracies in this Op-Ed, clarify...

Men Really Do Like Independent Women

Most men really do like a strong, independent woman.

Smartphones: How Being Constantly Connected Can Have Deathly Consequences

Madison Donahue-Wolfe Illustration by Beth Askins, Layout Editor Look around you. How many people, assuming you are in a public space while reading this article, are...

UCSB Bias Response Team Speaks Volumes About Free Speech

Jason Garshfield As UCSB students were hunkering down for finals last week, the new Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, Margaret Klawunn, sent two emails to...

Free Tuition for the Middle Class? Not Yet

Gwendolyn Wu Staff Writer Recently, Stanford University announced that tuition would be free to all students whose families make less than $125,000, and for students whose...