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Easter Traditions with the Saiz-Martinez family

Bryanna Martinez, Staff Writer

May 16, 2017

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Easter is that time of year when eggs are vibrantly decorated, Peeps marshmallows are eaten and young children scream at the sight of a six foot white rabbit. But, let’s not forget that Easter is also a time when Christians...

I accomplished the impossible

Jeni Scaturro, Assistant Opinion Editor

May 16, 2017

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How many units is too many to take? As a freshman, I decided to accomplish the impossible by taking 22 units during the spring semester. The question I always get asked is, “Why take that many?” I chose to take on an overtime...

Gifted children are misunderstood

Michael Tran, Staff Writer

May 16, 2017

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Gifted children are misunderstood. This misunderstanding causes many people, to misdiagnose or misunderstand gifted children. For example, I had a girlfriend whose brother has Attention Deficient Hyperactive Disorder. He’s...

Enjoy your summer break in sunny San Diego

Micaela Johansson, Assistant Opinion Editor

May 16, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The best time of the year is approaching- summer break! Are you excited about it as I am? It's time to put away the books, close the laptop and enjoy what I believe we college students call freedom. If there is one thing...

A restaurant that will make your day

Sara Freitag, Staff Writer/Photographer

May 16, 2017

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Café Gratitude is one of the raddest places on earth! Well, if you’re a vegan…or even if you’re not. This lively restaurant is on the corner of Kettner Blvd. and Fir St. It’s just a hop away from the San Diego Harbor,...

Defiance of Nazi regime commemoration

Cesia Cano, Staff Writer

May 16, 2017

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In 2003 the White Rose tribute was planted on campus in remembrance of the courageous resistant group. The commemorative White Rose Memorial has great historical significance, yet it lacks the recognition that it deserves. The...

Four lessons for a son

Damon Stevens, Enrollment Management Services

May 16, 2017

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Good morning friends, family, guest, faculty and last, but not least fellow graduates. My name is Damon Stevens. I first want to say, I am honored to have the opportunity to contribute this article. I have waited many, many...

My final paw print in The Cougar Chronicle

Gayana Parsegova, Opinion editor

May 16, 2017

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The fumes of marijuana slapped me across my face as I had been looking for my class in Academic Hall my first semester of college. Repulsed by the smell as well as my peers around me, I couldn’t help but think to myself, “So...

EDITORIAL

Anonymous

May 16, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Welcome back to another exciting edition of the editorial section with Dr. G! Here are my final words of advice I’d like to leave you with before the semester ends. Student A: Dr. G, I was talking to my girlfriend and I ...

You will never be forgotten

Hiarpi Airapetyan, Staff Writer

May 16, 2017

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The Armenian Genocide (April 24, 1915 to 1918) was the systematic extermination of 1.5 million Armenians by the Ottoman Empire Turks during WWI. As an Armenian in 2017, it is hard to understand why the Armenian Genocide is...

Human history stays on repeat

Micaela Johansson, Assistant Opinion Editor

May 16, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Have you heard about the Holocaust performed by the Nazis during World War II? I bet you have. Now tell me, have you heard of the Armenian Genocide done by the Turkish government in the First World War? I bet you haven’t. I...

Comparison of genocides

Michael Tran, Staff writer

May 16, 2017

Filed under Opinion

When the word genocide is spoken, not many think of the Armenian Genocide. The Armenian Genocide lasted roughly 8 years. In that span of time, over 1.5 million Armenians, many of them being intellectuals, community leaders...

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