Isla Vista burglar arrested on multiple felony charges

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office (SBSO) deputies responded to a report of an intruder at a private residence at 7:30 a.m. on Jan. 20.
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2022 Halloween events, restrictions in I.V.

A roundup of Halloween events sponsored by university organizations and local governments, as well as the special ordinances and regulations in effect for Halloween weekend.
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Ten Students and Staff Members at UC Santa Barbara Receive Distinguished Fulbright Award

The Fulbright Program partnered with over 140 countries and granted its awards to over 400,000 students, teachers and professionals.
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University of California program works with California’s Secretary of State to increase voting

The resolution is a part of a historical partnership with the office of the Secretary of State to expand voting access and bolster voter participation among UC staff and students.
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oSTEM at UCSB Creates Space for LGBTQIA+ Students in S.T.E.M. Fields

Blaes said the existence of oSTEM can help establish a space for LGBTQIA+ students in S.T.E.M. fields by affirming their presence. 
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Trans and Queer Commission Holds Town Hall on LGBTQIA+ Advocacy

UC Santa Barbara’s Associated Students Trans & Queer Commission held a Spring Town Hall in the MultiCultural Center lounge on May 9 at 6 p.m. to discuss local LGBTQIA+ advocacy and receive commu...
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Environmental Affairs Board Rallies Against California’s Fossil Fuel Use

Students commuted to Santa Barbara Downtown, where the rally was held.
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Isla Vista Youth Projects Partners With Veggie Rescue To Address Food Insecurity in Community

The food stand is open every first, second and fourth Thursday of each month.
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IVCSD Holds “Lighting Walk” To Assess Street Lighting in I.V.

Volunteers gathered at the Isla Vista Community Center and then split into groups, with each group walking through a different quadrant of I.V. and making note of its underlit areas.
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UCSB Department of Recreation and Isla Vista Recreation & Park District Team Up To Host Outdoor Fitness Sessions

The event on Saturday began with a Zumba session that ran until 11:45 a.m. and then switched to a beginner’s hula-hoop class that ran until approximately 12:30 p.m.
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UCSB’s Department of Health and Wellness Hosts Four-Week Project To Improve Body Image

The sessions were held over four weeks from Feb. 2 to Feb. 24, with weekly sessions involving exercises, roleplays and discussions.
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UCSB Professors Receive Distinguished Grant for Research Projects

Anthony Barbieri, Chinese history professor, and Sherene Seikaly, associate professor of history, received $60,000 each in research grants.
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UCSB Library Creates Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration for the Month of January

The commemoration includes a wide variety of materials, some of which are available for students to check out.
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Uncertainty and Stress Is the Norm for Hundreds of Students Living in Hotels

280 students are currently residing in hotels as a result of the ongoing housing shortage.
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IVCSD Holds Transportation Town Hall to Improve Mobility in I.V.

In approximately a year, the board plans to complete its proposal for improving transportation in Isla Vista and present it to the community for input.
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