Tuesday, June 18th 2019

“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...

College Works Painting: Recruiting for the Internship Pyramid

Bijan Saniee Illustration by April Gau, Staff Illustrator As I sat down in the Theater and Dance lecture hall on campus preparing to tune in to...

Malia Obama is More Than Qualified for the Top Universities

Zoe Manzanetti What college would dare to deny the President’s daughter entry into their school? Apparently, none of them. In an article by NPR earlier...

Men Really Do Like Independent Women

Most men really do like a strong, independent woman.

Don’t Call me a Cunt Unless You’re Conversing With My Vagina

Lily Cain Associated Students Beat Reporter There are always things we remember the most about award shows, and they aren’t necessarily the awards themselves. From terrible...

Annual ‘Earth Day’ Will Not Save Earth

Jack Betz April 22 was Earth Day. It’s safe to assume that to many, it passed without notice. Earth Day originated in the aftermath of the...

Is UCSB’s Party School Reputation Fading?

Tomas Palpallatoc On Sept. 10, U.S. News’ education section revealed their ranking for “2019’s Top Public Colleges and Universities,” on which UCSB placed fifth overall and...

The Double Standards of Cultural Appropriation

Morgan Bubman If you’ve been anywhere near social media within the past two months, you’ve seen the circulating “cash me outside” meme. If you’ve been...

Fracking is Harmful But Maybe Not as Much as You Think

Raveen Sivashanker Recently the fracking controversy has drilled its way to Southern California as the Environmental Defense Center, a nonprofit dedicated to environmental protection in...

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...