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Saturday, May 30th 2020

China Removes Two Consecutive Term Limit

Yao Yang Layout Editor Last Sunday, Xinhua, a state-run Chinese news agency, announced that “the Communist Party of China Central Committee proposed to remove the expression...

Qualified Transfers Should Have a Place in the UC

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter In a speech marking UC’s 150th anniversary, University of California President Janet Napolitano called on the UC Academic Senate to begin...

The Best and Worst of the Senate Candidates’ Platforms

Elijah Root-Sanchez The Associated Students Senate makes extremely important decisions for UCSB and the Isla Vista Community; however, some of this year’s senatorial candidates ran...

In Response to ‘Del Playa’: Cease and Desist

Hector Sanchez Castaneda Isla Vista Beat Reporter Photo Courtesy of Berger Bros Entertainment.  Shaun Hart: Your movie Del Playa, inspired by the 2014 Isla Vista tragedy, is...

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...

Did Anybody Actually Win the First Presidential Debate?

Andrew Melese In 1960, the handsomely defined features of John Fitzgerald Kennedy appeared across stage from a dour looking Richard Nixon as the first televised...

The Signs During Finals

Raymond Matthews Staff Writer Aries: You may find an Aries aggressively shotgunning a RedBull only to crush the can against their forehead, much in the way...

Are Celebrities Out of Touch?

Sofia LyonLayout Editor In just the past few weeks, the world we once knew has been rendered...

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,...

Toxic Body Image Stereotypes Do Not Pass the Vibe Check

Linda ChongCopy Editor “Generation Z has progressed so much within the past few years; we’re so open-minded and...