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Pass Times: May the Odds Be Ever in Your Favor

Winter Quarter registration already? It's about to get real Hunger Games-y up in here...
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Cultural Misappropriation Close to Home

Fourth-year history major Mario Vasquez likens our problematic mascot to that of the "professional football team in Washington D.C."
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Daring and Destitute vs. Aimless and Affluent

Travis Zane doesn't think you should have to choose between a fulfilling career and a profitable one.
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Letter to the Editor: Isla Vista Community Center

In this week's Letter to the Editor, Carmen Lodise explains why having an Isla Vista Community Center is both necessary and problematic.
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Letter to the Editor: I’m Obsessed With Snoop

In this Letter to the Editor, Risa Weber expresses her concern that celebrity culture is taking over her brain.
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Sticks and Stones: Why Names Can Hurt

Fourth-year psychology/philosophy major Suraj Sood takes up issue with the word "disorder."
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Letter to the Editor: On Chivalry and Disappointment

In this week's Letter to the Editor, an anonymous contributor appeals to the gentle side of the men of Isla Vista.
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The Government Shutdown : It Is Your Problem

Letter to the Editor: Third-year political science major Mckinley Krongaus tells you why the government shutdown is really everyone's problem.
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Letter to the Editor: Just Do It

Veronika Navarra tells you to get up and get active in this week's Letter to the Editor.
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Cutting Out the Fat: How Going Meatless Might Save the World

Kenny Torrella, a Humane Society food policy coordinator, describes the far-reaching effects of eating vegetarian/vegan. Torrella points towards UCSB's "meatless mondays" campaign in the dining common...
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Modifying the Stigma Surrounding GMOs

Nexus columnist Jay Grafft aims to dispel some of the myths surrounding GMO's.
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Party On, Gauchos! (No, Seriously…Party On)

Fourth-year communications major Charlotte Rushforth calls on the Princeton Review to reconsider its placement of UCSB on the list of top party schools.
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Letter to the Editor: The Cocaine Problem

I graduated in 2011 from this wonderful school of ours with four years’ worth of great memories and friends. I can honestly say that my time at UCSB was the happiest four years of my life. About a m...
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Letter to the Editor: Response to 5/29/13 Wednesday Hump

As a man in Isla Vista, I ask “what is wrong with a little experience?” Am I the only one turned off by virgins? Am I the only one who wants satisfaction without having to give a seminar on oral p...
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Luhrmann’s Gatsby: Give It a Chance, Old Sport

I’m not sure if one can be addicted to literature, or to the abstract theories and opinions of said works, but if so, I’m in need of a support group and a 12-step plan. I could give you a full run...
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