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Los Angeles and Orange County deem April to be Armenian history month

Gayana Parsegova, Opinion editor

May 16, 2017

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For 102 years, Armenians not only in America, but all around the world have been demanding for recognition of the Armenian Genocide. On March 28, the Board Supervisors of Los Angeles County, Janice Hahn and Kathryn Barger agreed...

The Genocide no one told you about

Gayana Parsegova, Opinion editor

May 16, 2017

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Shots are fired, people are running with fear in their eyes, and you, being the young and innocent child that you are, look up to your parents in horror. You’re confused to why people are frightened, why your homeland appears...

Faith that never ended

Gayana Parsegova, Opinion editor

May 16, 2017

Filed under Opinion

When people think of genocide, oftentimes the first thought that comes to mind is innocent civilian lives being taken by evil powers. Without a doubt, this should be the first point considered whenever a genocide is spoken of,...

U.S. needs to acknowledge Armenian Genocide

Dr. Robert Aboolian, Professor & Chair, Department of Operations and Supply Chain Management

May 16, 2017

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When is the right time for the U.S. Government to refer to Armenian mass killings as “Genocide”? April 24 marks the 102nd anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. The US government has yet to officially acknowledge it for...

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

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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

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  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

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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

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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...

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