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Not One More

The question we need to answer is how do we prevent this type of tragedy in the future? Read story.

Sunday, May 25, 2014

Why Does the I.V. Tragedy Surprise Us?

We are a culture that embraces violence in TV, movies, papers, news, and games. Read story.

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Paradise, Lost?

It was a stereotypically beautiful California morning. I was late for Econ, again. Read story.

Saturday, May 24, 2014

UCSB Lacks Emergency Info

As a parent of a UCSB female student, I called frantically Saturday morning, Minneapolis time, to try and reach my daughter. Read story.

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Time for Change in I.V.

Party reputation drawing predators; take responsibility, Isla Vista. Read story.

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Welcome to the Party, Chancellor Yang

Top scholars have their choice of schools to attend; will UCSB remain on their list after Deltopia 2014? Read story.

Friday, May 9, 2014

Speech Is Free, Sometimes

The incident between the associate professor and the anti-abortion protester has given everyone a crash course in free speech. Read story.

Monday, April 28, 2014

Have We Had Enough Deltopia Yet?

Just a little more than a week ago, Isla Vista felt like a war zone during what is being called a riot. Read story.

Monday, April 14, 2014

UCSB Radio Station to Host Deltopia Forum

It will be held Thursday at Storke Tower; students can also call in. Read story.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Farr Reacts to Deltopia Riot

Supervisor blames outsiders for this weekend's Isla Vista disaster. Read story.

Monday, April 7, 2014

Deltopia Party Devolves Into Isla Vista Riot

Cops injured, tear gas used, dozens arrested/hospitalized when 15000+ descend on UCSB's college town. Read story.

Sunday, April 6, 2014

Isla Vista Beaches Closed for Deltopia Weekend

County shuts down all beaches near UCSB for fifth year in a row in hopes of deflating party. Read story.

Friday, April 4, 2014

Isla Vista Cameras Up for Deltopia

UCSB installs surveillance cameras in anticipation of annual drunk fest. Read story.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

The Community Spirit in Isla Vista

I.V.'s desperate need for a place where people can meet to discuss ideas, hold classes, or celebrate a special event is on the road to happening. Read story.

Monday, March 24, 2014

VIDEO: Footage of Isla Vista Mob Scene Released

Sheriff's deputies used pepper spray and batons to break up the crowd. Read story.

Originally published 12:00 p.m., March 11, 2014
Updated 1:30 p.m., March 11, 2014
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