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How to prepare for finals

Jeni Scaturro, Assistant Opinion Editor

April 18, 2017

Filed under Opinion

  Welcome to the worst part of the semester-- finals week. The bittersweet period consisting of stomachs churning, eyes whirling and palms sweating. This spring semester can either end on a low or a high. How will yours...

The Misconceptions of Autism

Bryanna Martinez, Staff Writer

April 18, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Autism, something taboo to talk about like every other mental illness, but hey let’s rip the Band-Aid off together.   The giant misconception about autism is that there is only one broad form of it or someone nee...

President Donald Trump: A review on his work so far

Angel Torres, Assistant Layout Editor

April 18, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The presidential election came and went, Donald Trump won and is now our president.   The real estate mogul and reality TV star with no previous political experience has made his way to the White House. When he ann...

Taking a stance with Dr. G

ANONYMOUS

April 18, 2017

Filed under Opinion

  The annual CSUSM Career Fair took place in the USU Ballroom April 6. Several students attended and visited the various booths that had been set up in an effort to help our Cougars get some ideas on potential careers...

Ask Dr. G

Anonymous

March 31, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Welcome to another fabulous edition of the Opinion portion of the Chronicle! In this edition, we’re doing things differently and holding a new segment entitled, “Ask Dr. G,” where she will address various questions the s...

Experience in my triathlon club

Michael Tran, Staff Writer

March 31, 2017

Filed under Opinion

When I was 20, I took a semester off from college to focus on Triathlons.   In case you are wondering, a triathlon consists of a run, bike and swim. I spent my entire semester running six to 14 miles a day, biking...

Why I don’t drink alcohol

Micaela Johansson, Assistant Opinion Editor

March 31, 2017

Filed under Opinion

My relationship with alcohol started at the age of 13 or 14. It had been there for celebration and heartbreaks, in secret and out in the open. It had such an impact on me, that I became a bartender  at the age of 19. Little did ...

Party for Saint Patrick

Hannah Snider, Sports Editor

March 31, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Saint Patrick’s Day! What is that even about? Is it an excuse to get drunk and pinch people you don’t like who aren’t wearing green? Yes, but there is much more. As half Irish, Saint Patrick’s Day has been a big day for my f...

How to get it together by summer

Taylor Mason, Staff Writer

March 31, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Who’s ready for Summer 2017? Summer is right around the corner and you know what that means… Warm weather and a desperate need of a quick for a fit summer body! Time to get motivated, stay consistent and crush goals! Here are a few...

Life after Sterilization, a global problem

Laura Cojulun, Social Media and Web Assistant

March 10, 2017

Filed under Opinion

When society hears about sterilization most people tend to think: women choosing to opt out from bearing future children. What if this wasn’t always the case and these women were not really ‘opting out’? Forced Sterilization is...

A raise in tuition and fees, what’s going on?

Anonymous

February 24, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Word on the street is that there may be an annual raise of tuition and fees in the fall of 2017 here at CSUSM. Will it happen? What’s currently being done? What are the positive and negative outcomes that could come with the...

Questioning a belief

Questioning a belief

February 24, 2017

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