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Vista Point: Weekly Goings-On in Isla Vista

YOUR FAVORITE WORD ~ FREE ~ I.V.’S FREE ACTIVITY DAY! Join I.V’s Food Co-op for some fresh air and free activities on Saturday, Sep. 22 at 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The activities are hosted by ...
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Four Arrested After Paintball Gun Injures Pedestrian

The men are currently in custody at the Santa Barbara County Jail on $30,000 bails.
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Former I.V. Landlord James Gelb Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor Charge of Disturbing the Peace

Gelb was charged with the misdemeanor after he was recorded yelling profanity at Ethan Bertrand, I.V. Community Services District (CSD) president.
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Why I Hate Cigarettes

Sanya Kamidi opens up about her fear of addiction and the ever-present temptation of nicotine.
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Jew-ish: The Gray Area of Being a Modern Jew

Hannah Jackson reflects on her experiences to explore the religious, cultural and ethnic nuances involved in identifying as Jewish in America today.
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Vote Like Your Life Depends On it

At a time when civic participation is especially critical, casting your ballot is an essential step to ensure your voice is heard.
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UCSB Earns 2nd-Straight Come From Behind Victory

Much like Sunday's upset win against Cal, the Gauchos rallied from an early deficit at Fresno State to come back and win the match 2-1.
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Gauchos Keep it Close, Take One of Three in Denver Classic

Santa Barbara took just one win from the Denver Classic, but the Gauchos look to be anchored again by their defense and hard-hitters.
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On the Road, UCSB Suffers First Loss Against Portland

The Gauchos are now 2-1 on the season after falling short against the Pilots in Portland.
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In Review: Be the Cowboy by Mitski

With so much available content about relationships and all that comes with them, Mitski still finds a way to offer a refreshing take.
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Under the Radar: A Profile of the SB DIY Scene

Santa Barbara is not typically one of the cities mentioned when discussing music’s DIY movement, but the underground scene’s influence has moved up the coast and found a home amongst the waves.
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Artsweek’s 7 Favorite Local Places to Catch a Show

From amphitheater concerts at the SB Bowl to backyard shows in I.V., Santa Barbara has a lot to offer when it comes to live music.
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Citizen Scientists Help Track Endangered Fish in Unique Project

The project relies on citizen scientists who upload pictures of the giant spotted sea bass in the wild and a powerful algorithm that accurately identifies individuals.
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Fishy Business: Wealthy Nations Overrepresent in Industrial Fishing

The dominance of wealthier countries in global industrial fishing can be highly detrimental for low-income countries that predominantly rely on seafood for nutritional sustenance.
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UCSB Researcher Makes Headway in Cause of Brain Wrinkles

How the brain's self-assembly takes place and what physics come into play is fundamental to our understanding of the complex organ.
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5 Things UCSB Was Already Number 5 In

Now that UCSB has moved up the ranks to stand as the fifth-best public university in the nation, here are five other impressive things that UCSB was already No. 5 in!
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It’s Summer, Here’s a Retrospective of Pirates of the Caribbean 3: At World’s End

Listen man, it’s past 12, I’ve eaten three Eggo waffles and haven’t showered since last Thursday. Here’s my retrospective analysis of “Pirates of the Caribbean 3: At World’s End.”
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Study Finds Eating Ass Boosts Your Immune System

Led by main researcher Joey Zones, a team of ecology graduate students at UC Santa Barbara discovered that eating ass helps to boost your immune system.
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Campus Comment: Santa Barbara Weather Galore

This year, the UC Santa Barbara campus has been hit by myriad of weather phenomena. From ashes to heavy rain, it seems like the only thing that hasn’t fallen from the sky is hail (knock on wood)...
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In Photos: A.S. Elections 2018

This year's Associated Students election saw tears of joy and of disappointment. Relive the night below:
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In Photos: UCSB PRIDE Drag Show ft. Trixie Mattel

The Associated Students Queer Commission hosted this year's Pride Week at UC Santa Barbara which included a drag show at Campbell Hall. Below our photographer captured some of the scenes, including  ...
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15 Ways to Fight Freshman 15

The Freshman 15 is very real, but that doesn't mean you can't avoid them.
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Take a Bite out of Isla Vista

Enjoy a taste of life at UCSB.
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Farm Fresh Fun at the Orange County Fair

Food, music, animals and carnival rides abound at the 128th OC Fair.
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