Past Stories

This is a complete list of the stories I’ve written and produced.

The Santa Barbara Independent

Diversity Scarcity in Mental-Health Services
Santa Barbara Rallies for DACA
Chief Luhnow Speaks at La Casa de la Raza
Indivisible Santa Barbara Hosts ‘My Vote Is Mine’ Screening
Hot Water and Soap for Those Without
Optimism Prevails at the Lois and Walter Capps Project
Seeking Common Ground on Gun Violence
Rally Celebrates Affordable Care Act
Carbajal Votes ‘No’ on Kate’s Law
I.V. Elementary Parents Critique New Storke, El Colegio Intersection Design
I.V. Community Rejects Special Tax Proposal
Isla Vista CSD Opens New Office Space
Full-Time Detective Assigned to Isla Vista
Isla Vista Community Center Awarded $435,000
Man Kills Self in UCSB Parking Structure
Firefighters Launch Night Attack on Whittier Fire
Whittier Fire: July 22-23, 2017
Saturday Night on Whittier Fire Line
Circle V Evacuation and Rescue Details Released
Purple Blob in Channel Waters Stumps Scientists
Zika Infects 14 in Florida


Going Viral
KCSB Reads: Inseparable
KCSB Reads: State of Resistance
Afro-Mexicans and the 2020 Census
Entering the Ethereal
Assault in Ithaca, New York Leads to one Student Arrest
A.S. Executives Talk Job, Goals, and Future
A.S. Elections Recap: Isla Vista Party’s Surprising Performance
NewCen Project Receives Ballot Placement
UCSB’s Vagina Monologues
CSD Meets for Deltopia 2018 Recap
Isla Vista Holds Deltopia Town Hall
IVCSD Discusses Deltopia Prep, Safety Stations, and More
A Dreamer’s Account of the Recission of DACA
The Rescission of DACA: Legal Implications
Calexit: The Fight for California Independence
Interview with Mayoral Candidate Angel Martinez
Interview with Mayoral Candidate Harwood “Bendy” White
Interview with Mayoral Candidate Cathy Murillo
The Vaquita Marina: An Endangered Species
UCSB Food Bank Expands
Nell Campbell Talks 50-year Photography Career
Man Dies from Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound at UCSB
UCSB’s Literature and the Mind Program
Inside IV: Coop goes Solar, Parks get Funding, IVCSD News
Hate Crime Reported in Isla Vista during Pride Week

The Bottom Line

UCSB Student Dies Under Contradictory Circumstances
Alleged Hate Crime in I.V. under Investigation by Sheriff’s Office
Special Summer Commission Approves 2016-17 A.S. Elections
College of Creative Studies Professor Found Safe
UCSB Second-Year Passes Away
Five Strive To Be I.V. Voice in County Affairs
UCSB Student Arrested After Assaulting I.V. Pastor
I.V. Reverend Hosts LGBT+ Solidarity Rally
Community Festival Promotes Appreciation of Art and Earth
I.V. Self-Governance Now In Voters’ Hands
I.V. Stakeholders Plan to Defend CSD Proposal at LAFCO Meeting
New I.V. Sobering Service Seeks Local Funds
Bridging the Gap Between Community and Police
Public Works Take Center Stage in IV CSD Talks
Mediation for Most: I.V. Community Considers Potential CSD Tenant Mediation Program
IV Stakeholders Rev Up as LAFCO Hearing Approaches
Dr. O’Connor Talks IV and Self-Governance
IV Community Continues Discussion on Parking
Community Stakeholders Discuss Future of Parking in IV
Discussing the CSD: Community Members Debate the Relationship of Community Facilities
The Faces Behind Vigils
IV Community Network Discusses State of Affairs
IVCRC Highlights Valuable Student Resources
Halloween Alternative Events Steal the Show
Students Rally to Prevent Halloween Harassment
Community and Law Enforcement Prepare for Halloween Weekend
Financial Feasibility Report: Can IV Sustain Self-Governance?
Gov. Brown Signs Assembly Bill 3
Space Race: IV Residents Challenge County Parking Survey
Vandals Remain at Large: St. Michael’s Church Members Discuss Vandalism, Inclusiveness, and Social Justice
Saving IV, One Burger at a Time
James McKarrell: Discussing Isla Vista Safety and Goals for Community
IV Self-Governance: Past, Present, and Future
In Response to ‘Del Playa’: Cease and Desist
Tropicana Apartments Purchase Jeopardizes $50,000 in Revenue for IVRPD
In Remembrance
“We’re fUCked” – Students Rally Against UC Tuition Hikes
Camp Kesem Holds First Annual 5K Run
Isla Vistans Celebrate Earth Day
Students Protest Sexual Assault Case Handling
College of Creative Studies Musical ‘Even Greater Britain’ is a Great Success
IV Community and Law Enforcement Keep Deltopia 2015 Safe
The Emotional and Physical Movement of ‘In the Red and Brown Water’
Protesting Sweatshops, Students ‘Die’ In Front of UCEN
Second Self Governance Town Hall Held to Discuss Funding of CSD
Juguemos: UCSB Students and Isla Vista Youth Play Sports on Valentine’s Day
‘The Importance of Being Earnest’ Brings 19th Century Comedy to Life
‘Juvenile-in-Justice’: Professor Richard Ross Presents Harrowing Truths of Youths in Jail
Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Held for Solar Array
’12 Monkeys’ Traveling to Present Day, and Television
Hundreds Gather to End Rape Culture in Isla Vista

The Daily Nexus

Milo Yiannopoulos Visit Canceled at UC Santa Barbara
Divestment Vote Canceled, 69th Senate Meeting Shut Down by ‘Civil Disobedience’