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LGBTQA graduates recognized for excellence

Sierra Contreras, Design & Layout Editor

May 15, 2017

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The LGBTQA Pride Center’s Rainbow Recognition event May 8 put the spotlight on student contributions of 14 who are graduating this year. “We recognize people who contributed to the Pride Center or the community, on and...

Pridefest celebrates diverse identity

Sierra Contreras, Design & Layout Editor

May 15, 2017

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More than 200 students and guests attended the annual CSUSM Pridefest on April 27. Sun Quanjun, peer educator at the Pride Center and an event organizer, described the outdoor event as upbeat and “a bigger turnout than I...

What is Patriotism? The leading topic during discussion forum

Micaela Johansson, Assistant Opinion Editor

May 15, 2017

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Questioning Patriotism, that was the leading topic during a discussion forum on Thursday, May 4, in Markstein 106 during U-hour. It’s the third and last topic of the series from “Speaking of Democracy,” sponsored by the...

The Cougar Chronicle awards seniors and staff for hard work

Bryanna Martinez, Staff writer

May 15, 2017

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The Cougar Chronicle independent student newspaper held it’s annual “Celebration of Journalism” on May 3 at 8 p.m. at the University Student Union (USU) Ballroom A & C. The event is to recognize and congratulate the wr...

Graduate students to be honored on CSUSM 27th annual commencement.

Cesia Cano, Staff writer

May 15, 2017

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This year’s graduates will join the increasing 38,000 body of CSUSM alumni. According to CSUSM campus statistics, more than 50 percent of graduates are the first in their families to earn a Bachelor’s degree. “I feel...

ASI finalizes Board of Directors election results

Karen Ambrocio, Managing Editor

May 15, 2017

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The Associated Students Inc. (ASI) Elections Committee verified the final election results for the Board of Directors and completed their investigation regarding complaints on the April 21 meeting. ASI will no longer conduct...

A solution to fix democracy

Stephany Mejia, News Editor

May 15, 2017

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History Professor, Kim Quinney presented “Speaking of Democracy,” an open discussion with students held on April 20 from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. at Markstein Hall. Quinney discussed the topics of private gains in public office...

Northeastern University provides various master’s programs

Christopher Ruiz, Distribution Manager

May 15, 2017

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Northeastern University hosted an information table advocating their Align program at Kellogg Plaza on Wednesday, April 12 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Senior recruiter for Northeastern University, Alanta Hider, came from the San...

Definition of life Dr. Sharon Hamill

Gayana Parsegova, Opinion editor

May 15, 2017

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“How many have you, have taken the time to speak to your families about Advance Directives?” Dr. Sharon Hamill, the Faculty Director for the Institute for Palliative Care and Professor of the Psychology department of CSUSM,...

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