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Join the Radio!!! RSVP for KCSB-FM’s Fall 2021 Orientation!!!

Monday, September 20th, 2021
We will be hosting our first in-person orientation in over 18 months on Monday, October 4 at 6 PM in Storke Plaza (in the middle of UCSB’s campus between Storke Tower and UCEN). The orientation will consist of an informational session on the various ways that you can get involved with KCSB, as well [...]
We will be hosting our first in-person orientation in over 18 months on Monday, October 4 at 6 PM in Storke Plaza (in th [...]
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September’s Add of the Month: EBK Young Joc’s Forever 21

Wednesday, September 08th, 2021
KCSB’s music department is sitting down each month to write to you about one album added to our music library that left a strong enough impression on them to be crowned Add of the Month. For August 2021, KCSB’s Internal Music Director Yousef Srour goes in depth on EBK Young Joc's Forever 2 [...]
KCSB’s music department is sitting down each month to write to you about one album added to our music library [...]
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Isla Vista’s Unprecedented Housing Shortage

Thursday, August 26th, 2021
The community of Isla Vista is facing an unprecedented housing shortage ahead of the fall quarter, leaving many students to consider drastic options such as commuting several hours or even living in their cars. Many factors are playing into the crisis, including high enrollment rates at the universi [...]
The community of Isla Vista is facing an unprecedented housing shortage ahead of the fall quarter, leaving many students [...]
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Unmasking Isla Vista: Local Business & Essential Workers

Thursday, August 26th, 2021
KCSB News · Unmasking Isla Vista: Local Business & Essential Workers In episode four of our series, Unmasking Isla Vista: Local Business & Essential Workers, KCSB's Alexandra Goldberg, and the Daily Nexus' Katherine Swartz assess the pandemic’s toll on businesses here in Isla Vista, highlight [...]
KCSB News · Unmasking Isla Vista: Local Business & Essential Workers In episode four of our series, Unmasking Isl [...]
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Unmasking Isla Vista: Testing & Vaccines

Thursday, August 26th, 2021
KCSB News · Unmasking Isla Vista: Testing & Vaccines In episode three of our series, Unmasking Isla Vista: Testing & Vaccines, KCSB's Yulene Teagle and the Daily Nexus' Atmika Iyer examine the efforts of the Santa Barbara Public Health Department and UC Santa Barbara in mitigating the spread [...]
KCSB News · Unmasking Isla Vista: Testing & Vaccines In episode three of our series, Unmasking Isla Vista: Testin [...]
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What SB Voters Should Know About the Recall Election

Friday, August 13th, 2021
A special election set for September 14 will decide the fate of California Governor Gavin Newsom. KCSB’s Ashley Rusch speaks with Santa Barbara County Registrar of Voters Joseph Holland for what Santa Barbara voters should know about the recall election. KCSB News and Sports · What SB Voters Sh [...]
A special election set for September 14 will decide the fate of California Governor Gavin Newsom. KCSB’s Ashley Rusch sp [...]
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Unmasking Isla Vista: University & Students

Monday, August 09th, 2021
KCSB News and Sports · Unmasking Isla Vista: University & Students In episode two of our series, Unmasking Isla Vista: University & Students, KCSB's Ashley Rusch and Daily Nexus reporter Sindhu Ananthavel narrow in on UC Santa Barbara's response to four major topics: academic dishonesty, ment [...]
KCSB News and Sports · Unmasking Isla Vista: University & Students In episode two of our series, Unmasking Isla V [...]

August’s Add of the Month: DARKSIDE’s Spiral

Sunday, August 08th, 2021
KCSB’s music department is sitting down each month to write to you about one album added to our music library that left a strong enough impression on them to be crowned Add of the Month. For August 2021, KCSB’s Internal Music Director Yousef Srour goes in depth on DARKSIDE's Spiral. &nb [...]
KCSB’s music department is sitting down each month to write to you about one album added to our music library that left [...]

Environmental PSA: Diet and Agriculture

Sunday, August 08th, 2021
The following is a transcript from an aired PSA, produced by KCSB's Production Coordinator. A switch towards veganism and plant-based diets continues to grow in the U.S. In fact over the last 15 years, the number of people making the switch rose from 290,000 to 9.7 million. Although [...]
The following is a transcript from an aired PSA, produced by KCSB's Production Coordinator. A switch to [...]

Unmasking Isla Vista: Human Struggle

Sunday, August 01st, 2021
KCSB News and Sports · Unmasking Isla Vista: Human Struggle In our first collaborative project, KCSB and the Daily Nexus have worked together to document the ways in which our community has changed over the past 18 months. As a result, we are proud to bring you the first episode of Unmasking Isla [...]
KCSB News and Sports · Unmasking Isla Vista: Human Struggle In our first collaborative project, KCSB and the Daily Ne [...]