A.S. Finance and Business Committee Fully Grant Eight Requests, Partially Grant Five, Table One

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The Associated Students Finance and Business Committee (A.S. F&B) met Monday in the Flying A Room of the UCen to consider 14 funding requests. A.S. F&B began the meeting with $13,500 in Office...
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‘National Geographic’ Rainforest Explorer Speaks at Campbell

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Mark Moffett has written and photographed over two dozen articles for National Geographic. During the talk, Moffett shared his photography in a slideshow.
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Mountain Climber Alex Honnold Summits Campbell Hall Stage

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Mountain climber Alex Honnold spoke on his recent book, Alone on the Wall, Sunday evening at Campbell Hall. Honnold is best known for free solo climbing, often along flat walls, alone and without safe...
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Yale, Mizzou and Beyond: Have Protestors Lost Sight of Their Intentions?

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Jason Garshfield challenges protestors at Yale and Mizzou, and liberal students across the country to examine the methods by which they are protesting.
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Why America Should Do Right by Refugees

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Calvin Chiu dissects the current refugee situation, and explains why many Americans are getting it wrong.
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Don’t be a Flu-sy, Get the New-sy

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Dr. Ali Javanbakht describes the unpleasant consequences of putting off that flu shot.
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Gauchos Suffer 62-60 loss to UTGRV on Game-Winning Layup, Prepare for Wyoming and Pepperdine

Kendra Morrison makes both free throws, reducing the Gaucho's point deficit. Stephen Manga/Daily Nexus

Despite a 21-point effort by sophomore shooting guard Makala Roper and a game-tying layup by senior forward Kendra Morrison, the UCSB women's basketball allowed UTRGV to score a game-winning layup for...
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UCSB Swept in Season Finale at UCI, Finish Season with Program-Lows in Overall and Conf. Wins

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A 7-20 overall and 3-13 Big West Conference record were both program-lows for the UCSB women's volleyball team this season. The Gauchos finished the year in eighth-place of the conference standings an...
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Gauchos Look to End Two-Game Skid at San Francisco

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After a couple of tough losses, the UCSB men's basketball team heads north to face the 3-1 Dons.
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Cherub Comes to Earl Warren Showgrounds

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Amidst the smell of marijuana and hipster sweat, the chants for Cherub ensued. The Nashville duo celebrated their first headlining show in Santa Barbara, selling out at Earl Warren Showgrounds on Nov....
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Vince Staples Delivers Comedy and Hip-Hop at the Hub

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Last Thursday, the abundance of pastel baseball caps and imitation Balmain jeans made the Hub resemble more Tumblr meet-up than a Vince Staples show. The absence of a DJ set a relaxed precedent for th...
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Firebrand Brings the Revolution to SOhO

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  A smattering of hippies, punks and social anarchists drifted into SOhO and mulled about, chatting about protests past and perusing collectivist literature. A great swath of that literature lay ...
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The Science of Protein Aging

Co-authors of the study from left, Peter Aziz, Won Ho Yang and Douglas Heithoff.

Just as humans age externally, internal physiological processes require the function of new and healthy cells containing proteins that age over time. Biomedical researchers at the Center for Nanomedic...
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California Health Department Bans Crabs Due to Toxic Algal Blooms

Incidences of poisoning due to the neurotoxin domoic acid from toxic algal blooms have stalled crab season, affecting fisheries, recreation and restaurants.

Crab season is getting a late start this year due to high levels of domoic acid (DA) present in Dungeness and rock crab off of most of the West Coast. From Ventura County to the Oregon border, State F...
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First Summit Addressing UC Carbon Neutrality


Janet Napolitano announced the goal that all University of California campuses must be carbon neutral by 2025. Carbon neutrality implies that the campuses would have a net zero carbon footprint — th...
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Get Stuffed: A Pardoned Turkey Speaks Out

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Since John F. Kennedy in 1963, each year the president has saved a turkey from becoming dinner and sent it to live out its days on a countryside farm. This merciful gesture, however, is not without co...
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Sorority Girl Forgets Uggs; Cannot Survive El Niño

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These past bouts of El Niño have greatly affected the Isla Vista community. Greek Life in general has taken a major hit, resulting in the cancellation of Fratopia daygers and snappa games due to flas...
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UCSB Blood Transfusions Intoxicate Local Hospital Patients

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Last Sunday, it was reported that several patients at Sunny Hills Hospital were found to have elevated BAC levels. After a thorough investigation, it was revealed that all intoxicated patients receive...
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Campus Comments: The Problems with Biking

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Another episode in which students are asked what frustrates them most about their fellow peer bikers.
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Nexclusive: Men’s Tennis News

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Men’s Tennis explains how they made history this year. Go Gauchos!
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Campus Comments: Halloween

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Students on-campus discuss what they’re dressing up as, along with their predictions for Halloween 2015.
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Foods That Fight Off Colds


"Whether you’re trying to escape the sickness or are already fighting something, try some of these foods to help beat it."
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Le Tour de Fromage

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"...here are some local restaurants that you must try if you want to relive those glory days of childhood."
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My Take on Julia Child’s Ratatouille

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"You may get images of a small Disney rat cooking in a French kitchen, but I promise you this meal is much better than that."
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