New cannabis dispensary blazes into Isla Vista

Farmacy opened its doors a month ago, on Dec. 15.
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UC News

A weekly recap of news highlights from the nine University of California campuses.
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UAW union members reflect on historic contract campaign

Members of both unions spoke with the Nexus following the strike’s conclusion to share their perspectives on the new contract. 
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Monster: The ethics of true crime

Elizabeth Lee weighs the ethics of true crime media.
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Haute couture for everyone: democratizing high fashion through diversity

"As we move forward into a new era of high fashion, the industry should reposition itself as something for everyone and every body," writes Suryaansh Dongre.
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Editorial: The UC is a public institution. Why do staff and student needs continue to be unmet?

The UC as a whole has systematically failed its most integral and important members.
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Women’s water polo preview: The Winter Invite

UCSB women's water polo will kick off their season, hosting the Winter Invite, which will be taking place at the UCSB pools.
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Gauchos lose to No. 2 UCLA in the last match of Asics Invitational

The Gauchos men's volleyball team battled against a tough UCLA team that was ranked No. 2 in the nation, but ultimately fell short in the match.
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Gaucho’s win streak ends after a close game against UC Riverside

The Gauchos take their first conference loss of the season in a one point affair versus UC Riverside.
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In Review: The war of the Windsors in season five of “The Crown”

While previous seasons centered on historical events and on the royal family, this season focuses entirely on the schism between the royal Windsor family.
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Allison Russell wears her heart on her sleeve in debut album performance

On Nov. 16, UC Santa Barbara Arts & Lectures welcomed Canadian singer-songwriter Allison Russell to perform her debut album, “Outside Child,” at Campbell Hall.
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Staff Writer Favorites: Top 10 albums of 2022

Staff Writer Lorna Kruesel shares her top 10 albums of 2022!
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Campus Point: New and Exciting Research at UCSB

A look at AI in ecology, sustainability in marine biotech, and love in an industrial world.
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“Implicit Bias in Healthcare:” A Webinar hosted by the Health Professions Association

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UC Santa Barbara’s Health Professions Association’s Inclusivity & Outreach Committee hosted a webinar to highlight implicit, unconscious and structural bias in healthcare, on Jan. 21.
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Simply Stated: Where’d All The Eggs Go?

With the persistence of a highly pathogenic outbreak of Avian Influenza, poultry populations have suffered, in turn causing decreasing egg supplies and increasing prices.
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In Photos | The Experience of Studying Abroad in Europe

For some students, studying abroad represents an opportunity to enhance one’s experience within their major by studying it from a new perspective in a new country. However, for others, studying abro...
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In Photos | Downtown Sound: Carly Rae Jepsen at The Arlington Theatre

Garnering a crowd of all ages, concertgoers with a penchant for pop flocked to Carly Rae Jepsen’s stop along State Street at The Arlington Theatre. Jepsen sang in Santa Barbara for one night during ...
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In Photos | Stearns Wharf’s 150th Anniversary

The photos below capture some events from the 150th anniversary of the historic Santa Barbara landmark Stearns Wharf.
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The best things I ate in 2022

Stephanie shares her favorite meals from Santa Barbara restaurants in 2022.
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Potato Kugel: Not your typical casserole

This potato kugel is practically a latke recipe but baked in a dish, creating a crisp exterior with a smooth and creamy interior texture.
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Christmas chai latte: recreating the classic Dutch Bros holiday drink

A recipe inspired by the "Christmas Morning" drink from Dutch Bros.
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