Frustrated Students Desperate for Solutions Amid UCSB Housing Crisis

Alexis Crisostomo Campus Beat Reporter On Aug. 21, UC Santa Barbara’s (UCSB) University & Community Housing Services Manager, Jennifer Birchim, sent an email to the campus...

UC Irvine Offers UC-Wide Environmental Injustice Anthropology Class this Summer

Alexis Crisostomo AS Beat Reporter fake watches leading-edge fashion suprised everyone. UC Irvine (UCI) recently announced it will open up its anthropology course titled Environmental...

UC Santa Barbara Opens Clinic to Distribute Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine

Troy Aidan Sambajon National Beat Reporter As COVID-19 vaccines become more widely available, UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) partnered with the Santa Barbara County Public Health Department...

AS Passes Bill to Reform the Honorarium of Senators and BCUs

Alexandra Wishowski Isla Vista Beat Reporter The UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) Associated Students (AS) Senate recently passed a bill raising the honorarium of appointed and elected officers...

Cops Off Campus: A March to Recognize the Movement

Carolyn French National Beat Reporter On May 17, UC Santa Barbara’s (UCSB) Cops Off Campus held an art build, march, and vigil to demand police abolition...

Wealthy Countries are Hoarding COVID-19 Vaccines: How It Affects the Global South

Janice Luong Staff Writer If there is one thing to be learned from this pandemic over the last year and a half, it’s the health care...

Gavin Newsom Announces Stay-At-Home Order

Rayne Frantzen Breaking News Beat Reporter Governor Gavin Newsom has ordered a three-week stay-at-home order last Tuesday, due to the increase of hospitalizations related to COVID-19...

COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout Expanded to Children 12 and Older

Shoshana Medved Investigative Beat Reporter With the Pfizer-BioNTech (Pfizer) vaccine now available to children between the ages of 12 and 15, the number of vaccinated residents...

UCSB’s YDSA $900 Checks for Students

Alexandra Wishakowsi Isla Vista Beat Reporter CORRECTION: When this article was originally published on our website on May 19, 2021, we mistakenly stated that Oprah Winfrey...

Isla Vista Regains Sense of Normalcy with Vaccine Rollout

Carolyn French National Beat Reporter As the availability of COVID-19 vaccines expands, a more hopeful future approaches for UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) students. On April 6,...