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Battle of the Bands 2019

Thursday, January 31, 2019 at 8 PM – 11 PM The Hub

Who’s ready to rock? The time has come to go head to head with the best bands in Isla Vista at UCSB’s annual Battle of the Bands competition!Submissions are due before Friday, January 11th @ 5pm @ ASPB.AS.UCSB.EDU/BOTB/. Submission rules are detailed on the submission website.

Winners will get to perform and film a live session on UCSB’s own FM-radio station, KCSB, broadcasting for miles and miles beyond our little section of the coast! But wait there’s more! Winners will also get to perform during our very own Noon Storke Shows!

KCSB-FM Winter Orientation

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 6 PM – 7:30 PM Corwin Pavillion

Every quarter, KCSB (that’s us) hosts a meeting to recruit new programmers, news and sports staff, and behind the scenes volunteers.

Orientations are open to anybody; interested college or high school students, community members, faculty etc. are all invited to attend. We are a hybrid of a college and community radio station, so everyone has equal access to our airwaves (provided they go through the proper training of course).


Join us for info on how to get your own radio show, become a news or sports reporters, or get involved with any of the other numerous fields at the station (promotions, engineering, event planning etc.)

Winter Orientation is on Tues., Jan., 8th at Corwin Pavilion on the UCSB Campus @ 6pm.

here’s this cool promo video you can watch (or not) (but you should) if you want more info!

If you have any more questions, or would simply like to chat;
phone: (805) 893-3921
on the dial: 91.9 FM

Womxn of Color Conference 2019

Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 9 AM – 6 PM SRB
A.S. Womxn’s Commission presents to you our annual WOMXN OF COLOR CONFERENCE happening February 2nd, 2019 at the Student Resource Building.
“Through Solidarity We Stand, Through Healing We Rise”, is this year’s theme as we all work together to promote allyship, community building, solidarity and healing.This conference is completely FREE with food and gear provided but we unfortunately cannot provide housing or childcare but you are more than welcome to bring along your dependents. It is also open to non-students!Click Interested to get the latest updates as we will announce our speaker closer to the date!RSVP LINK:

Fill out this form!
Workshops can be facilitated by non-students as well 🙂

Limited copies!

UCSB Reads Book Giveaway

Hosted by UCSB Library
Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 10 AM – 12 PM Library
Chancellor Henry T. Yang, Executive Vice Chancellor David Marshall, and University Librarian Kristin Antelman will hand out FREE copies of the UCSB Reads 2019 book to UCSB students. The 2019 selection is the graphic novel The Best We Could Do by Thi Bui. Limited quantities are available so be sure to get here early!

The submission deadline to be in the Battle of the Bands was extended until tomorrow. Want to join?

De-stress from week 1 by going to free yoga tomorrow.

Free Yoga Series

January 12, 2019 Pardall Center
Get a great workout in while simultaneously relieving stress with our Wednesday and Saturday Yoga Series! We will be having the series taught by a certified Yoga instructor, at Santa Catalina Hall in the Linda Vista Room. We will be providing some mats but please bring your own mat or towel if you already have one!


Jan 7

The music of “uncategorizable” art-rockers & founder on my FREAK POWER TICKET show today ( radio in Santa Barbara). Honus is also calling in. Streaming @ w/ archival recording to follow. 11a-12noon PST.

Free Self-Defense Class Hosted by Every Tuesday, Jan 8 – Mar 5, 5pm at the Pardall Center

The AS Food Bank is open Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 9:30am-6pm. Please don’t forget to bring your access cards The Food Bank is scanning them instead of using a paper sign in process.

AS Winter Week 1 Finance Report. Check out these weekly Finance Reports and learn where your student fees are going! All this information is available at:

AS President Brooke Kopel’s Winter office hours: Mondays 10 AM-12 PM in AS Main and Tuesdays 10 AM-4 PM in AS Main. If you have any questions or just want to chat, drop by for a visit.

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AS President Brooke Kopel’s Winter office hours: Mondays 10 AM-12 PM in AS Main and Tuesdays 10 AM-4 PM in AS Main. If you have any questions or just want to chat, drop by for a visit.