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Saturday, May 30th 2020

A Distasteful Deviant’s Guide To “Good Taste”

Raymond Matthews Opinions Editor Back in the day when I took my first elementary school field trip to an art museum and wandered through the halls,...

The Buffet of Democratic Opinions

Arturo Samaniego Managing Editor Like an all you can eat buffet, the Democratic primary has provided voters with a variety of options; but like a patron...

How We Fail Each Other in Addressing Sexual Violence

Sofia Lyon Contributing Writer In light of the university’s recent decision to begin their Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) initiative for self-defense training, upset students have accused...

Sustainable Fashion for Unsustainable Students

Lauren Luna Contributing Writer "Fast fashion" has been around since the beginning of mass-produced retail. Coming off the runways and straight onto sale racks, fast fashion...

Letter to the Editor: Using Tax Revenue from Legal Cannabis to Address the College...

Lurking beneath the ballooning student debt crisis is a shadow crisis of ever-growing non tuition costs, ranging from housing to food to textbooks. These...

What It Means to be on the International Student Advisory Board

Phuong Bui Contributing Writer I still remember my very first day in the US as an international student, when I got so confused at the cashier...

It’s More than Getting a Job in the United States

Joyce Lu Contributing Writer It has been almost three years since I first left my home country, Taiwan, a place I call home, which is filled...

Ten Tips to Survive Finals Season

Melissa Magana Contributing Writer My fellow Gauchos, the unholiest of seasons is upon us: finals. Luckily, I’ve put together ten tips on how to get through...

The Problems That International Students Face

Erika Shinoda Contributing Writer Hello! My name is Erika Shinoda. I was born and raised in Japan in a very rural area where no one could...

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...