Nuglets of Wisdom: Just ‘Cause You Can’t See Them, Doesn’t Mean They Can’t See You

The death of Lucas Ransom was a blow to the UCSB community and to the nation. The following is not meant to tarnish his memory. Although circumstances were grim, Lucas died pursuing one of his passions. May we all be as fortunate. Most of the time, I surf carefree, unfettered by worries of predators and […]

Golic Brings “Serbian Fever” to the Pool

On a team full of eccentric people, senior utility Milos Golic of the men’s water polo stands out above the rest. The Belgrade, Serbia native brings a unique intensity and drive the game.

Walk-along with Chancellor Yang – Halloween 2010

The Daily Nexus Staff walks with Chancellor Henry T. Yang around Isla Vista the Saturday before Halloween 2010.

Armchair QB

AQB dedicates this edition of AQB to Sunday mornings. Halloween destroyed him, but espn.com and Sunday morning football eased him into the day well enough to write this blurb.

Eminent Historian Traces Trends in Conservatism

UCSB history professor Laura Kalman recently published a book that she spent the last 30 years writing and researching.

Blaze Burns Bear Creek

County fire and air force officials fought a fire throughout the weekend and have reportedly contained 50 percent of the blaze that broke out near Bear Creek on Thursday.

SB Groups Gear Up to Distribute Food Donations

The Santa Barbara County Food Bank is kicking off its annual holiday food and funds drive today, helping local community members in need during the holiday season.

Team Designs Anti-Viral Program

UCSB’s Computer Security Group has developed new security software that identifies and stops malware after a computer obtains a virus.

Buellton Man Found Dead

County detectives began investigating a possible homicide this weekend after deputies discovered a man’s body in a Buellton apartment.

Club Seeks to Fix Ballot Blunder

The Voter Registration Volunteer Coalition misplaced a box of voter registration cards last week, temporarily rendering 200 registration forms void.