1,000 Undergraduate Students Set To Move Into University-Owned Apartments This Weekend

All new students will be required to take a COVID-19 test upon arrival, sequester for one week and be re-tested at the end of the week.
read more

UC System Plans for In-Person Instruction in Fall 2021

The UC’s statement on Monday marks the first systemwide announcement of a return to in-person instruction. 
read more

Andy Ruiz for Associated Students President

Ruiz has the experience and vision to carry UCSB through its third student body presidency of the 2020-21 academic year.
read more

This is America: A Brief Spotlight on the Political Theatrics of American Democracy

Toni Shindler-Ruberg discusses what we should take away from the recent attack on the U.S. Capitol.
read more

We Must Impeach and Remove Trump in Order to Reunite this Country

Nathan Lee calls on the senate to remove Trump from office.
read more

Hold Big Tech Responsible for Capitol Hill

Kristen Wu calls for accountability from big tech for the recent storming of the Capitol.
read more

A Hopeful Future for US Soccer?

The hype surrounding the current crop of United States players is reaching heights unheard of in U.S. Soccer
read more

Gauchos Fall to 0-2 in Conference Play After Tough Loss to Anteaters

After a 21-10 third quarter advantage, Irvine easily cruised en-route to its 69-56 victory over Santa Barbara.
read more

Former Gaucho Shane Bieber Takes Home Coveted Cy Young Award

Bieber led or tied all other MLB pitchers this season with his outstanding performance in earned run average (ERA), strikeouts and wins
read more

“Script to Screen”: In Conversation with “The Big Short” Screenwriter Charles Randolph

Matt Ryan was joined by screenwriter Charles Randolph for an engaging conversation about his work on “The Big Short," a true-crime comedy that takes place during the financial crisis of 2008. 
read more

In Review: Christopher Nolan’s “Tenet” Offers Far Greater Frustration Than Spectacle

“Tenet'' is not a good film but a collection of interesting ideas let down by the muddled, disjointed nature of its writing.
read more

The Top 10 Most-Hyped Action Movies of 2021 (So Far)

What follows is a comprehensive list of the most anticipated action films, and yes, I have taken extreme liberties with the definition of “action film.”
read more

Cancer and Chemo From a Wider Lens

Boddy began studying comparative oncology hoping to understand why some species are better equipped to weather cancer than others.
read more

The Wolf, the Dog and the Man

Four different methods were tested using the remains of domestic dogs, grey wolves, coyotes and various types of foxes.
read more

New Mobile COVID-19 Testing Unit Set Up in Santa Barbara

Because the location of the testing site isn’t stationary, greater coverage is provided by the unit, as it can be moved based on the current distribution of COVID-19 cases at the time.
read more

National Guard Calls in CSOs For Inauguration Security

WASHINGTON –– Following the violent insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, extensive security measures have been planned for the inauguration proceedings this Wednesday. Chief among these is the choice...
read more

Weekly COVID-19 Test Recipients Growing Bold, Kinky

UCSB recently made the decision to reopen select university-owned apartments for Winter 2021 in what we can only assume is an attempt to stop hemorrhaging money. The selective application process allo...
read more

Storke Tower Receives Vaccination, Grows 3 Inches

“The lengthening effect was witnessed almost immediately,” said the Student Health nurse who administered Storke the vaccine. “As was a slight increase in girth, though those effects have yet to...
read more

In Photos | I.V. Houseless Residents Vacate Anisq’Oyo’ Park

As the encampments in Anisq’Oyo’ Park were removed, the camping area at the People’s Park continued to see an increase in occupancy.
read more

In Photos | Election Day in Isla Vista

Daily Nexus photographers documented scenes at polling places in I.V. throughout the day.
read more

In Photos | As Students Return for Fall Quarter, Maskless Parties Draw Hundreds to Del Playa Drive

In light of the start of fall quarter at UCSB, the Nexus followed up on previous reporting that documented maskless parties and large gatherings in Isla Vista at the end of August. 
read more

Roasted Carrots with Orzo, Chickpeas, and Tahini Drizzle

With the weather cooling down, this cozy dish is such a comforting meal after a long day of online classes!
read more

Raw Cider Pickles

There’s literally only one step to making these amazing, crunchy pickles.
read more

Seven Days of Salads

Here are seven exciting salad recipes to give your week a healthy spin!
read more