The Channels

Students should have more opportunities to study abroad

Valerie van den Broek, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018

Since I was young, my dream was to go to America to see more of the world. I loved growing up in The Netherlands but it was just too small for me — I needed to see more. There weren’t many opportunities for me to expand ...

Trump’s “America First” attitude undermines our global standing

David Fletcher, Staff Writer

November 13, 2018

Since the beginning of his campaign to reach the White House, all kinds of criticism has been levied against Donald Trump. Due to the many concerns Americans have about Trump, which are exacerbated by a media that consumes us with...

We must take collective action to fight environmental destruction

Elizabeth Saubestre, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018

I love the outdoors. I always have, and I always will. Growing up, I was outside whenever possible. I spent countless hours playing in the snow, reading in the sun, and swimming in algae-filled lakes. The first time I really ...

It’s time for downtown SB to open more adoption centers

Sarah Maninger, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018

Santa Barbara has always welcomed pets with open arms, but with the lack of animal shelters downtown, the city has yet to reach its potential to be the most pet-friendly city on the Central Coast. Santa Barbara’s reputation...

It’s bittersweet for me to watch the Warriors dominate the court

Neil Erickson, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018

Watching the Warriors shatter every record, wipe house in the playoffs and crush the spirits of other teams is mind blowing to watch. But as a lifelong Warriors fan, it feels bittersweet. I was ecstatic to see my first NBA ga...

Middle College student says vote for Prop. 2 to support homeless

Julia Hinton, Middle College student

November 5, 2018

With the upcoming election on November 6th, there are a lot of important decisions to make regarding our community well-being. One of those decisions is Proposition 2, which offers funding to the organization, There’s No Plac...

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