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‘The Fault in Our Stars’ Pre-Screens at Pollock Theater

The Carsey-Wolf Center hosted an advance screening of romance film “The Fault in Our Stars” followed by a post-screening Q&A with director Josh Boone and executive producer Isaac Klausner at ...
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Wok on the Wild Side

You want wild? Say hello to Wok on the Wild Side, Isla Vista’s only Chinese restaurant that opened just last Wednesday and features Sichuan-style food, a regional Chinese cuisine internationally kno...
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QSU member Joel Munoz leads the presentiation “Behind the Wigs: An Examination of Drag Culture”. According to the Comparative Literature major, the drag movement can be traced back to as early as the 1800s, when cross-dressing was utilized for operas.
QSU member Joel Munoz leads the presentiation “Behind the Wigs: An Examination of Drag Culture”. According to the Comparative Literature major, the drag movement can be traced back to as early as the 1800s, when cross-dressing was utilized for operas.

Student Leads Presentation on History, Culture of Drag Shows

The Queer Student Union held a presentation entitled “Behind the Wigs: An Examination of Drag Culture” to explore the meaning behind drag performance and its role in popular culture yesterday at t...
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Regent Talks Address UC Plans, Issues

Along with protests against newly-elected UC president Janet Napolitano, the UC Board of Regents meeting that took place yesterday at the Conference Center in UC San Francisco Mission Bay featured dis...
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With classes just starting, it can seem like Week of Welcome has just been a barrage of preparatory work and entertaining activities.  You couldn’t be stressed out already …
With classes just starting, it can seem like Week of Welcome has just been a barrage of preparatory work and entertaining activities.  You couldn’t be stressed out already …

First Day of School: Already a Stress Fest?

With classes just starting, it can seem like Week of Welcome has just been a barrage of preparatory work and entertaining activities. You couldn’t be stressed out already … Or can you?
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Campus Comment: Advice for Freshmen

Campus Comment offers a random sampling of student opinion. This issue's question: What are some tips for incoming students?
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Napolitano Takes the Reins

The UC Board of Regents approved former U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano as the new president of the University of California late last month, amidst controversy over Na...
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Campus Fasting Event Highlights Diverse Social Justice Movements

Students, faculty and staff are currently taking part in a 24-hour “Justice Fast”, which is focused on promoting justice, solidarity, integrity and dignity, in light of humanitarian issues worldwi...
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Shami_photo courtesy of Kenneth Song
Shami_photo courtesy of Kenneth Song

Rabbi Delivers Discourse on Religion, Spirituality

Renowned religious leader Rabbi Rami Shapiro presented “Seekers Without Borders: Perennial Wisdom for the Spiritually Independent,” a lecture exploring the idea of perennial wisdom through an exis...
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Substance Abuse: Perceptions and Reality

76 percent of UCSB students have consumed alcohol within the past 30 days, and 20 percent of students have taken a prescription drug not prescribed to them, according to the National College Health As...
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Chillavista file photo

Annual Festival to Host Local Bands, Offer Free Food, Produce Zero Waste

Isla Vista’s ninth annual Chilla Vista will feature hip hop-infused indie surf rock trio Radical Something along with local Isla Vista bands Junipero, Ultraviolet, Adventure Dogs and Eucalyptus, Euc...
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Protestors Rally in Support of Failed Palestinian Divestment Resolution

Yesterday at the Arbor, members of UCSB Divest and other pro-divestment supporters from different campus organizations protested the Senate’s decision to strike down a revised divestment resolution ...
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A.S. President Invites UC Board of Regents to Host Meeting at UCSB

Associated Students President Sophia Armen drafted a letter to the UC Board of Regents on Friday, requesting that the board hold their next meeting at UCSB. In her letter, Armen called on University o...
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Board of Supervisors Approves Funding to Improve I.V. Lighting

The Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to allocate $100,000 in community block grants towards a project improving street lighting in Isla Vista during yesterday’s meeting. T...
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Campaigning for the A.S. Elections started this Sunday and will continue until April 25. Candidates for
OPP and DP Party have erected message boards along campus stating the office they are running for.
Campaigning for the A.S. Elections started this Sunday and will continue until April 25. Candidates for
OPP and DP Party have erected message boards along campus stating the office they are running for.

Official Campaigning Kicks Off for Associated Students Elections

The week-long campaigning period for this year’s Associated Students Elections officially began Sunday night after the ballot gained the A.S. Senate’s approval over the weekend, making candidates ...
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