Articles written by: Patrick Kulp

Welcome Guide 2013
Feature / Multimedia / Special Section

Welcome Guide 2013

An overview of what to expect from your first year complete with guides, tips and an interactive map.

Get Situated: An Interactive Map of UCSB and Isla Vista
Feature / News / Special Section

Get Situated: An Interactive Map of UCSB and Isla Vista

A map of UCSB and Isla Vista that includes building names, Nexus “Best of UCSB” picks, points of interest and helpful tips.

Members of the University Professional and Technical Employees union picket yesterday’s UC Regents meeting, calling for higher pay and increased staffing.
News / UC Regents

Union Workers Picket, Sit-in, Announce Strike

University of California Police arrested 13 people at the UC Board of Regents meeting yesterday morning during a demonstration in support of a UC patient care and service workers union in their ongoing labor contract dispute with the University. In addition to the sit-in, about 100 members of American Federation […]

Deltopia celebrations and landlords’ alleged negligent maintenance led to the collapse of a balcony, severely
injuring four students. Two victims have filed lawsuits against the property managers of 6643 Del Playa Drive.
News

Balcony Collapse Victim Sues Property Manager

A UCSB student who suffered a fractured pelvis when a balcony collapsed on her during a Deltopia house party has filed a lawsuit against the manager and owner of the property, citing allegations of negligence and premises liability. The complaint was filed on April 24 in the Santa Barbara County […]

Fire Damages Vehicles Near Mosher Alumni House
News

Fire Damages Vehicles Near Mosher Alumni House

Flames engulfed a Toyota Rav4 in the parking lot between Campbell Hall and the Mosher Alumni House this afternoon, destroying the SUV and charring two other cars. The Santa Barbara County Fire Department and UCPD arrived at the scene minutes after onlookers reported the fire, which initially spread from a […]