Chabad at UCSB’s Mega Shabbat amasses over 800 attendees

Multiple UCSB administration members attended the dinner, including Chancellor Henry Yang and Assistant Vice Chancellor and Dean of Student Life Katya Armistead.
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UCSB community brings awareness about missing UCSB alum

Two months into the search with no leads found, efforts to spread awareness continue throughout the UCSB campus and Isla Vista community.
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UC Santa Barbara DSP director set to retire after 33 years

Throughout his time at UCSB, Gary White has worked at the Women’s Center and Counseling and Career Services — a campus department operating prior to the formation of Counseling & Psychological Ser...
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Authentic cuisine is overrated: a brief history of Chinese American food (and why there’s no shame in loving it)

Elizabeth Lee dishes on how authentic food is a misnomer and embracing the immigrant experience.
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U-Mail: Lululemon lied. Yoga sucks.

Suryaansh Dongre reflects on his experiences taking a yoga class.
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U-Mail: New beginnings, old sonnets, same college town

Min Seo Riu reflects on the rain, sonnets, and starting again.
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UCSB wins series but drops final game against Cal Poly

UCSB failed to capitalize in first place in the conference, with the final loss against Poly sending them to third place.
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Former Gaucho leads Miami Heat up 3 games vs. Boston Celtics

UCSB basketball alumni, Gabe Vincent is making a name for himself this NBA playoffs, being a key contributor to the Miami Heat.
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UCSB baseball falls into third place after series loss to CSU Long Beach

The Gauchos opened up an important series against LBSU on the losing end, taking only the second game of the three-game slate.
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Indigo De Souza: a night of intimate introspection in the hub

Indie-rock singer songwriter Indigo De Souza performed a toned down, acoustic set at The Hub, in UC Santa Barbara’s University Center, on May 11. 
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Student’s reaction: UCSB A.S. Program Board announced Extravaganza lineup

UC Santa Barbara’s Associated Students Program Board announced the lineup for this year’s Extravaganza, held this past Sunday on May 21. 
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Drag Queens Dazzled at TQC Drag Show

The show was stacked with fierce, talented and energetic drag queens and the energy was electric, with LGBTQIA+ flags waving in the air and audience members jumping up in excitement. 
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Simply Stated: What’s the dirt on composting?

As a generation that has been raised alongside the threats of the climate crisis, seemingly simple solutions have been sold to us our entire lives: drive electric vehicles to reduce emissions, cut dow...
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Looking back from Campus Point

A look at policy performance estimations, re-evaluating FDA approved antibiotics, and understanding the interactions of molecular complexes at low temperatures.
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Looking back from Campus Point

A look at anatomical organization, battery efficiency, and nonviral genetic editing techniques.
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Color-blind Canadian confused to see flag everywhere on 4/20

“It’s so nice tah see all the Canadian flags aboot tahday, eh?” said Maple Snowbeaver, the Canadian exchange student in question. April 20: Weed Day.
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Precious Slut Christian rebranding! Now called “Immaculate Virgin”

“Precious Slut” will now be called “Immaculate Virgin” in order to better align with newfound Christian beliefs. 
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I.V. landlord charges extra for mold: claims exotic houseplant

Sicspore claims this fuzzy new companion has certain ‘properties’ that justify the increasing prices.
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In Photos: Thrifting in Isla Vista

Student-run thrift organizations, such as the Isla Vista Trading Post (IVTP), host frequent weekend events featuring live music and a wide selection of clothes. At the end of Winter Quarter 2023, IVTP...
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In Photos: Earth Day

Every year, UC Santa Barbara’s own Associated Students Environmental Affairs Board gears up to host their well-known and well-loved I.V. Earth Day Festival. The event, held in Ansiq’Oyo’...
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In Photos: Italian Cooking Night

With rain drizzling outside and warm light aglow, the UC Santa Barbara Italian Club hosted an Italian cooking night with Katie’s FUNd Program in collaboration with Chef Dario Furlati from the restau...
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Lemon Cheesecake for Shavuot

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Specific to Shavuot and regardless of one’s Ashkenazi or Sephardic origins, cheesecake in different iterations and forms finds its way onto the tables of Jews globally on this upcoming holiday.
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EVPLA hosts I.V. Night Market

Staged at Little Acorn Park, the evening event celebrated both emerging and well-loved, local businesses.
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A beloved, family-owned gem of Isla Vista: Roger’s Tacos

Roger’s Tacos has been setting up its grill and tables under a tent in the driveways of several homes in Isla Vista since 2019, bringing their intensely delicious food to the Isla Vista community.
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