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...

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...

In Conversation with Newly-Elected AS President, Yuval Cohen

Lauren Luna Campus Beat Reporter On April 22, Yuval Cohen won the Associated Students (AS) presidential election for the 2021-2022 academic school year. She ran with...

UC Santa Barbara Reopens the Recreation Center at Limited Capacity

Alexandra Wishowski Isla Vista Beat Reporter With Santa Barbara County finally falling into the less restrictive red-tier of the state’s reopening plan along with the lifting...

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...

The Armenia and Azerbaijan Crisis Reaches UCSB

Zoey Jia National Beat Reporter Responses have been lightly edited for clarity. As tensions escalate in the longtime Azerbaijan conflict, around 10 UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) students...

Parties Continue as COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility Expands

Alexandra Wishowski Isla Vista Beat Reporter With declining COVID-19 case numbers, Santa Barbara County has joined the majority of California’s counties in moving from the red...

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,...

Cluster of COVID-19 Cases Forces Women’s Water Polo to Cancel Season

Alexandra Wishowski Isla Vista Beat Reporter On April 6, UC Santa Barbara’s (UCSB) Emergency Alert System sent out a campus-wide notification announcing a cluster of 10...