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3 UCSB Coffee and Shake Spots to Keep You Feeling Energized

Sometimes you need a little fuel to help you study, or perhaps even a sweet reward. Here are 3 spots near campus to keep your engines running.

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6 Ways to Get Outside and “Fall” for Santa Barbara

Need a break from studying? Here are 6 hikes and outdoor activities to help you refresh yourself this fall.

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5 Ways to Enjoy Your Next Gaucho Soccer Game

Gaucho soccer games are a true UCSB experience, complete with chanting fans and flying tortillas. Here are 5 ways to show your spirit.

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We Gauchoback: Here’s Your Guide to UCSB Lingo

Being a Gaucho comes with its own UCSB-specific vocabulary. Here are 10 terms to learn, to help you speak like a regular.

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5 Celebs Who Could Change Your World This Year at UCSB

Catching any one of these living legends when they stop in Santa Barbara is a life-enhancing treat you won’t want to miss.

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6 Fun Ways to Get Involved at UCSB

New to UCSB? Here are ways to get involved and fill your free time with fun. You may even learn something unexpected.

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6 October Santa Barbara Concerts You Won’t Want to Miss

October in Santa Barbara means a variety of live music. Take a study break and catch one of these concerts!

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3 Fun Tips for the Ultimate Friendsgiving at UCSB

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, yet you’re still studying hard. Here are three easy ways to plan a Friendsgiving.

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5 Fall Activities Near UCSB During Halloween

Halloween means more than haunted houses—it’s also the perfect season to get outdoors for arts and entertainment. Here are 5 fun fall activities near UCSB.

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Gaucho Approved Movies and Shows to Watch This Fall

Looking for an excuse to binge? These 5 highly rated shows and movies could help strengthen your connection to the UCSB experience. You’re welcome!

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Famous People Who Graduated from UCSB

UCSB produces doctors, engineers, journalists—and celebrities! Check out this surprising list of famous people who roamed the same hallways as you.

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5 Top Family-Friendly Places to Take Parents When They Visit UCSB

Parents visiting soon? Add these spots to your must-see list and you can show off all Santa Barbara has to offer.

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Where to Take Instagram-Worthy Photos Around Santa Barbara

Looking for an amazing spot near Santa Barbara to take your Instagram to the next level? Here are 5 sweet spots to meet all of your photo shoot needs.

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9 Must-Do Experiences: A Senior Gaucho’s Bucket List

There's lots to enjoy in Santa Barbara. If you're a UCSB senior, be sure to check these Gaucho must-dos off your list before you graduate!

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The Bathroom That Overlooks the Beach and Other UCSB Secrets

Think you know your campus? Check out these overlooked or little-known UCSB treasures and make them part of your personal Gaucho lore.

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You Won’t Believe It’s Not Starbucks: 5 at-Home Caffeine DIYs

Have your own personal barista, right in your dorm room or apartment: you! These easy coffee and tea recipes will get you revved up on the cheap.

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