Monday, October 21st 2019

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...

The True Cost of Online Education

Jack Alegre Staff Writer The internet was a truly revolutionary invention that brought people from all over the world together, allowing for a faster and greater...

The University of California System Needs Affirmative Action

Jessica Gang Opinions Editor Over the past few weeks, the court case SFFA v. Harvard has dominated national headlines and forced the issue of admissions-based affirmative...

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...

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...

Support Isla Vista’s Independence This Election Day

Jeremy Levine Staff Writer Isla Vista residents have an opportunity to decide the future of their self-governance this election day. Since the 1970s, students and community...

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...

“Cancel Culture” Should be Cancelled

Noe Padilla Staff Writer Over the past few weeks, James Charles, a YouTuber in the beauty community, has been a prevalent topic of discussion throughout the...

The Problem With Satire? Us.

Cameron Speltz On Tues., Oct. 13, the Democratic Party held its first debate for the 2016 presidential election. On the following Sat., Oct. 17, Saturday...

The Problem with Disarming Campus Police

Madison Kirkpatrick A.S. Senate unanimously passed a resolution calling for the complete disarmament of campus police, on the grounds that students should no longer fear...