Saturday, January 18th 2020

UCSB Offers Summer Journalism Trip to Jerusalem

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter At the end of this academic year, UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) students will have the opportunity to strengthen their journalistic skills...

Ady Barkan Uncovers U.S. Healthcare with Screening of New Video Series at UCSB

Edward Colmenares Contributing Writer On Oct. 29 at UCSB’s Pollock Theater, activist Ady Barkan premiered his short video series "Uncovered: Health Care Conversations With Ady Barkan."  Through...

Her Campus Instagram Hack Leads to Newfound Empowerment

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter Her Campus is an online magazine with over 300 chapters in 11 different countries, aimed at empowering college-aged women through articles...

Students Organize Demonstration Against Sexual Assault in Response to Fraternity Incidents

Kyle Dent A.S. Beat Reporter On Oct. 31, near The Arbor, a demonstration was held in support of survivors of sexual violence following at least five...

UC Challenges Repeal of DACA at Supreme Court

Dana Dela Cruz Staff Writer WASHINGTON D.C. — The University of California appeared before the Supreme Court on Tuesday, Nov. 12, to challenge the Trump administration’s...

California’s History of Fire Prevention and Safety

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter On Oct. 31, the Maria Fire ignited around 6 p.m. in Ventura County, burning close to 9,500 acres of land previously...

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order to Combat Vaping Epidemic

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter On Sept. 16, Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order aimed at combating the vaping epidemic in today’s youth. The order...

Joan Hartmann Runs for Second Term as County of Santa Barbara Third District Supervisor

Jade Martinez-Pogue National Beat Reporter Joan Hartmann has served as the County of Santa Barbara third district supervisor for a term and is running for re-election...

New Vending Machine Program Proposed to Tackle Food Insecurity

Alondra Sierra Isla Vista Beat Reporter Last Tuesday, the Isla Vista Community Services District (IVCSD) Board heard an early proposal for a 24-hour nutritional vending machine...

Candlelight Vigil Commemorates Fifth Anniversary of the Isla Vista Tragedy

Alondra Sierra Incoming Features Editor With blue-lit candles and white roses in hand, students, families, and community members walked together from Storke Plaza towards Anis’q’Oyo Park...