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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Dennis Ross Speaks on Middle Eastern Relations, New Book

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American diplomat and author Dennis Ross lectured on his new book, Doomed to Succeed, Friday at Campbell Hall, and spoke about relations between the United States and Israel from the administrations o...
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Transgender Day of Remembrance Commemorates Lives Lost to Violence

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La Familia de Colores hosted their annual “Transgender Day of Remembrance” event on Friday to commemorate the group’s co-founder, former UCSB student and transgender Latina activist Zoraida Reye...
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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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Jome’s Right-Footed Strike in OT Sends No. 19 UCSB to Sweet 16

Kevin Feucht jumps up, kicking the ball away from the defender. Eric Swenson/Daily Nexus

With his third goal of the year in the 93rd minute, Ismaila Jome gives the Gauchos their first NCAA Tournament win since 2011 and sends them to the third round to face No. 2 Clemson.
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Poor Shooting Sees UCSB Drop Home Season-Opener to Oregon St.

Gabe Vincent tries to work his way past the defense. Dustin Harrs/Daily Nexus

The Gauchos finished just 33.8 percent from the field and 18.2 percent from three on their way to a loss to Oregon St. on Saturday.
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Gauchos Challenged by Oregon’s Size in 79-51 Loss, Host UTRGV on Tuesday

Kali Jones shoots from the free throw line. Jenny Luo/Daily Nexus

A lack of size in the paint resulted in the UCSB women's basketball team being outrebounded 24-40 in its 79-51 loss at Oregon on Sunday. The Ducks also went 8-16 from long distance, shooting 83.3 perc...
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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

Riley Esguerra

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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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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Controversial Starbucks Cup Breaks Silence

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After weeks of silence, I have decided it is time for me to make my statement. I know many of you have been waiting for this moment, so I will keep this short and to the point. Why the hell are so man...
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10 Isla Vista Commandments


Trumpeted by the thundering waves, bellowing frat boys and wailing sirens of a Friday night in Isla Vista, the great Chancellor Yang descended upon one unworthy Nexus writer to set forth a set of rule...
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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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