Monday, June 17th 2019

Renovating the UCen is Worth the Cost

Stephani Anderson Copy Editor Associated Students President Hieu Le has proposed a renovation for the University Center (UCen), where many students go to grab a bite...

Finding Solidarity in Dissimilarity

Ameen Hussaini Staff Writer “In a class in the city centre of my town, 91 percent of the children are Muslims. Obviously, this is a problem. There...

Student Employees Deserve a Living Wage

Raymond Matthews In a bold new resolution, UCSB’s Associated Students (A.S.) Senate is setting a new standard by demanding a “minimum living wage” for all...

Young Americans Are Making Their Political Voices Heard

Jessica Gang Opinions Editor The year 2018 has been one of political upheaval and, perhaps surprisingly, much of that unrest has been caused by high school...

Privacy Concerns Don’t Stop the Pokémon Frenzy

Spencer Wu Staff Writer The newly-released Pokémon GO app has prompted many to go outside in order to fulfill their childhood fantasies. Everywhere you look, you’re...

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...

The Flu Shot Less Taken

Shomik Mukherjee Opinions Editor For five cold, miserable days last February, I was pinned — quite literally — to the sheets of my bed. It was...

To Surf or Not to Surf After the Rain

Tanner Walker Science & Tech Editor Hillsides above Montecito charred by the Thomas fire gave way after heavy rainfall on Jan. 9, resulting in mud and...

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...

The Teen Mental Health Crisis in America

Jessica Gang Opinions Editor Recently, a news article published in the Santa Barbara Independent highlighted the growing prevalence of a trend that has begun to alarm...