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Foul Weather in East Quashes UCSB Game

N.C. State baseball team unable to leave in time for Friday's baseball season opener. Read story.

Originally published 9:16 p.m., February 12, 2014
Updated 9:14 a.m., February 13, 2014

Sports Highlights: Feb. 12-20

UCSB volleyball climbing in national rankings. SBCC hosts Coaches vs. Cancer basketball games. Read story.

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

City College Raises Tuition for Out-of-State and International Students

Santa Barbara City College passed a resolution on 1/23 that will increase out-of-state and international students’ tuition by $14 per unit in fall 2014, increasing the total cost for non-California residents to $271 per unit and generating an estimated $700,000 per year for the school. Read story.

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

The Great Society Turns 50

Panelists to hold Friday discussion at UCSB. Read story.

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Sports Highlights: Jan. 21-29

Top-ranked Vanguard women visit Westmont College. Prep teams in thick of winter season. Read story.

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

School District Approves $700,000 iPad Purchase

Santa Barbara Unified School District approved a $700,000 iPad Air purchase at Tuesday’s board meeting. Read story.

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Integrated Math Curriculum to Replace Traditional Classes

School district works to weave algebra, geometry, functions, and statistics together. Read story.

Thursday, January 16, 2014

UCSB Faculty Club Getting Major Makeover

UCSB’s Faculty Club will start undergoing its first renovation this summer ​— ​and with $1 million in donations from local philanthropist Betty Elings Wells to help. Read story.

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Sports Highlights: Jan. 3-11

UCSB hosts volleyball tournament, basketball game. Read story.

Thursday, January 2, 2014

UCSB Professor Surprised by North Korean Execution

South Korea-raised author Suk-Young Kim discusses Kim Jeong-eun's latest moves. Read story.

Saturday, December 14, 2013

Sports Highlights: Dec. 3-8

Gauchos return to scene of their 2003 basketball victory over UCLA. Read story.

Monday, December 2, 2013

UCSB Soccer Team Earns No. 10 National Seed

In a season that saw them go undefeated in their conference and score a 12-5-3 record, UCSB’s men’s soccer team is headed to the NCAA Tournament after earning the No. 10 national seed. Read story.

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Elementary School Options

Sending a child off to elementary school can be a daunting task, but the opportunities abound in S.B. Read story.

Thursday, November 21, 2013

S.B. High School Options

At the nexus of childhood and pre-adulthood, 8th graders approaching high school must decide which school to attend. Read story.

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Getting into College

The Santa Barbara Independent sat down with UCSB admissions director Lisa Przekop to find out what colleges are looking for. Read story.

Thursday, November 21, 2013
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