Saturday, August 17th 2019

Why I Give My Thanks to President Obama

Rafael Smith We find ourselves at the end of the administration of a president whose eloquence has not been felt by this great nation since...

Extravaganza Problem Remains ‘Unidentified’

Spencer Wu Staff Writer Youth culture has been and always will be intertwined with music. As such, concerts will always be the bridge that connects fans...

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...

Engage Rather than Reject Ben Shapiro

Matthew Lee Staff Writer After great controversy and backlash, the University of California, Santa Barbara’s Associated Students Senate approved College Republican’s proposal to fund a talk...

UCSB Has No Business Moving Past Economics

Jeremy Levine Copy Editor About one year ago, I sat in my first economics class at the University of California, Santa Barabara. I was filled with...

Out of Senseless Tragedy Came Personal Growth and the True Face of a Community

This story is part of a commemorative issue on the third anniversary of the 2014 Isla Vista killings, where a resident killed six UCSB...

A Letter to New UCSB Students

Maria Nguyen Layout Editor Four years, 44 finals and 400 Instant Noodle dinners ago: The first moment that I stepped foot onto the University of California, Santa...

Panama Papers Reveal Need to Monitor Elite

Jeremy Levine If the bank statements of “regular” Americans were leaked, that would undeniably be an outrageous violation of privacy. The release of the Panama...

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...

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...