×
Menu

Letters to the Editor

Gaucho Pride: Standing Strong in the Face of Adversity

Ali Gerrard explains why Isla Vista is still our beautiful home.
read more

Students, community members and victims' families assembled for a candle in response to  the tragedy that shook Isla Vista on Friday night. (John Clow / Daily Nexus)

For Us All: A Love Letter to Our Students

Professor Fradenburg speaks on behalf of the entire faculty to reiterate that the UCSB staff stands in support of its students and community.
read more

Students, community members and victims' families assembled for a candle in response to  the tragedy that shook Isla Vista on Friday night. (John Clow / Daily Nexus)

Breaking Down the EVPLA Recall Petition

Monte-Angel Richardson clears up some of the misconceptions about the circulating petition to remove EVPLA Beatrice Contreras from office.
read more

nexuslogo

Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant and How it Might be Killing You

Maile Ellington explains why you should be worried about what's happening in Diablo Canyon.
read more

nexuslogo
Image courtesy of wikicommons.
Image courtesy of wikicommons.

Eradicating Global Poverty, From an Asian Perspective

Arjun Atree, a student from Bangalore, India, examines the impact that international groups actually have on combating world poverty.
read more

nexuslogo

Why I Check My Privilege, and Why You Need to Check Yours: A Response to Tal Fortgang

Tiana Miller-Leonard voices her opinion regarding Tal Fortgang and the concept of White Privilege.
read more

nexuslogo
Divestment_JohnClow_04.23.2014_10
Divestment_JohnClow_04.23.2014_10

“Stop Silencing Me”

How a movement learned to reject dialogue, and missed out on the bigger picture : a response to "What Side of History Will You Be On?"
read more

nexusopedcatalyst

Isla Vista: Born From Fire

In this Letter to the Editor, Adrian Gronseth and Sean Nolan explore what makes Isla Vista the unique and beautiful place that it is.
read more

nexusopedcatalyst
11657346-burn12
11657346-burn12

Couch Burning in Isla Vista: From Someone Who’s Been There

Noah Nevins writes to the Daily Nexus about what he learned from being involved in a couch burning.
read more

Divestment_JohnClow_04.23.2014_10

‘What Side Of History Will You Be On?’: A Closer Look at the Dialogue Surrounding Divestment

Katlen Abu Ata explains why she believes that we must exercise our right to open dialogue in order to best protect those who are not afforded the same privileges.
read more

Divestment_JohnClow_04.23.2014_10
NexuslogoBLUE1-310x232
NexuslogoBLUE1-310x232

Rethinking Sexual Violence

Emily Potter explains why we need to address sexual assault in a new way.
read more

nexuslogo

Defining ‘Me’

Skye Hart explores what it means to be a stand-out individual at UCSB.
read more

nexuslogo
NexuslogoBLUE1-310x232
NexuslogoBLUE1-310x232

Catch the Wave: Voting Yes on SURF

A.S. President Jonathan Abboud defends the SURF fee.
read more

opinion reefer ART

How Do You Solve a Problem Like Isla Vista?

UCSB student Josh Plotke explains the most logical long-term solution to I.V.'s problems.
read more

opinion reefer ART
NexuslogoBLUE1-310x232
NexuslogoBLUE1-310x232

A.S. Alums Vote ‘No’ on Withdrawing from USSA

Former Associated Students officials urge the current Senate to vote down a measure that would disassociate A.S. from the United States Student Association.
read more