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Saturday, May 30th 2020

You Only Have Four Years—Make the Best of Them

Matt Mersel Executive Content Editor Four years is not a long time. Anyone who, like me, will be graduating in a couple short weeks can tell...

How Millennials Read the News

Madeleine Lee Staff Reporter Google the word “millenial” and it will politely tell you that you spelled it wrong. Google the word “millennial,” with two n’s...

College Rankings Should Not Rank Highly in Importance to Students

Janani Ravikumar Staff Writer U.S. News and World Report has provided college rankings for years based on a variety of factors, such as retention rates, faculty resources...

4 Wellness Apps for a Healthier Mind

Madison Kirkpatrick Incoming Campus Beat Reporter Mental health is a growing stigma in the world. An article by NAMI states that approximately one in five adults...

I.V. Pet Owners Lack Training

Janani Ravikumar Staff Writer You see a fellow student walking their adorable pet puppy outside and you let out a pterodactyl screech as you trip over...

Letter to the Editor: UCSB GSA Formal Statement of Solidarity for Racial Equity

The Graduate Students Association of UC Santa Barbara stands in solidarity with student activists opposing discrimination on campuses around the country and taking political...

Does the U.S. Have a Deep State?

Jack Alegre Staff Writer The fall of Michael Flynn, former National Security Adviser to president Donald Trump, came as a surprise to many. Not just for...

Democratic Socialism is Needed Now More Than Ever

Natalia HernandezContributing Writer As the COVID-19 pandemic surges across the globe, Americans have been critical of our current system...

Accepting Our Changing Technological World

Miguel Rodriguez Staff Writer "The only constant in life is change," said Greek philosopher Heraclitus. More often than not, whenever something new and innovative peeks its...

The Effects of COVID-19 on Homesick Chinese International Students

Krystal Chen Staff Writer As of April 7, Santa Barbara county has reported steadily climbing cases of COVID-19, with the current number of cases holding strong...