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Famous Actor Gives Generous Donation to College

UCSB alum and Academy Award-winning actor Michael Douglas donated $500,000 to the College of Letters and Science as part of a $1 million endowment establishing the Dean of Humanities and Fine Arts chair for the university’s largest college. In addition to the actor’s contribution, the UC Presidential Funds gave a […]

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Adam Sandler Entertains, Opens up to Students at Film Screening

Campbell Hall was filled to capacity last night for an advanced screening of Adam Sandler’s latest comedy, “That’s My Boy,” followed by a Q&A with comedian and co-star Nick Swardson. The sold-out screening of “That’s My Boy” left many students reminiscent of their childhood “Happy Gilmore” days — Sandler’s most […]

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Police Respond to Bomb Scare, Sexual Assault Attempt in I.V.

Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department deputies responded to reports of an attempted sexual assault of a female early Tuesday morning and an unrelated bomb scare in the neighboring area shortly after. SBCSD personnel were dispatched to an apartment complex on the 6500 block of Seville Road at approximately 1:25 a.m., […]

Newborns Help Boost Population of Local Zoo
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Newborns Help Boost Population of Local Zoo

The Santa Barbara Zoo welcomed two pairs of babies in the past three months to its golden lion tamarin and meerkat exhibits. The endangered tamarin species — named for their golden coats and “lion-like” facial expressions — is native to southeastern Brazil and threatened by deforestation. The exhibit, opened in […]

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Local Publication Throws Funky Music Fiesta

UCSB’s WORD magazine will host its first annual “WORDSTOCK Music Festival” this Sunday, featuring a lineup of local bands and Los Angeles-based DJs. The event will be held from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday at Sea Lookout Park, colloquially known as “Dog Shit Park.” Admission to the festival — which […]