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Black Lives Matter: From a Facebook post to an activist movement

December 8, 2017No Comments

Co-founder of the Black Lives Matter movement, Alicia Garza of Oakland, California, came to CSUSM to share how she turned a hashtag into a soc...

December 8, 2017No Comments

Students discussed issues of redlining, minorities, Puerto Rico, immigration and U.S. representatives. On Nov. 28 at the USU Ballroom, faculty from...

December 8, 2017No Comments

On Nov. 21 at 8:30 p.m. resident living hosted the Gift of Giving, a pre-thanksgiving event that allowed residents of The Quad and the University ...

Environmental club and Ocean Conservation club facilitate discussion on energy consumption

Environmental club and Ocean Conservation club facilitate discussion on energy consumption

December 8, 2017

Energy. A commodity almost everyone uses everyday. The question is shouldn’t we as consumers be able to choose where our energy comes f...

First TEDx explores creative change

First TEDx explores creative change

November 27, 2017

On Nov. 4, CSUSM student Nicholas Blaylock co-organized along with organizer Laura Wells the first TEDx talk in the Arts building 111 at CSU...

Students walk out for Clean Dream Act

Students walk out for Clean Dream Act

November 27, 2017

Individuals dressed in salmon colored shirts and carrying bright posters gathered in front of Markstein Hall shouting rally cries, “We wan...

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Literature and Writing club presents a student open mic

Meghan Taylor and Annelisa Zamora

December 8, 2017No Comments

Carefully pieced together poems and short stories were brought to life by more than 15 CSUSM students, on Nov. 30 during the Open Mic event ho...

Audio Scout: Fall 2017 Edition 7

Antonio Pequeño, A&E Editor

December 8, 2017No Comments

Miguel The singer-songwriter’s fourth studio album, War & Leisure released on Dec. 1. From the crisp and wavy instrumental on “Sky Walker (feat. Travis Scott)” to the rollicking strings and catchy flow on...

ASI hosts The Ball: An Old Hollywood Dance

ASI hosts The Ball: An Old Hollywood Dance

December 8, 2017

Review: Pixar’s Coco delivers a heartfelt film on Mexican tradition and family

Review: Pixar’s Coco delivers a heartfelt film on Mexican tradition and family

December 8, 2017

CSUSM presents the Coming Out Monologues

CSUSM presents the Coming Out Monologues

November 27, 2017

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The perfect soul food recipe to warm you up this winter

Sabrina Belknap, Assistant Features Editor

December 8, 2017No Comments

I always look forward to the meals that my dad makes around Christmas time. One of my favorite recipe...

Make an adorable and inexpensive Christmas decoration

Briana Osuna, Features Editor

December 8, 2017No Comments

December is here which means it is now acceptable to begin decorating for Christmas. Unfortunately, C...

Wrap up the year with unique Christmas gift wrap tips

Wrap up the year with unique Christmas gift wrap tips

December 8, 2017

The perfect apple pie for your fall taste buds

The perfect apple pie for your fall taste buds

November 22, 2017

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Get to know our Athletic Facilities Director, Scott Kirby

Michael Dentrea, Sports Reporter

December 8, 2017No Comments

How long have you been in the role of Athletic Facilities Director at CSUSM? My actual title is Director of Facility Operations and Campus Recr...

Cougars kick off their homecoming game

Cougars kick off their homecoming game

December 8, 2017

Director of Athletics, Jennifer Milo: Cougars Rise to the Tourney

Director of Athletics, Jennifer Milo: Cougars Rise to the Tourney

November 10, 2017

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December 8, 2017No Comments

Another semester is almost under our belts, Cougars!  Amazing job making it through the readings, assignments, tests, projects and papers, thu...

Marcus Cicero, Contributor

December 8, 2017No Comments

It befuddles me to read such a blatantly biased article published in our school newspaper. The article which attacks International Men’s D...

Human Rights Day, a reminder for awareness and gratefulness

Human Rights Day, a reminder for awareness and gratefulness

December 8, 2017

Freedom is a privilege. Waking up everyday with no second guesses about your liberty is a blessing.  Realization of that privilege is important,...

The three generations of Christmas, how the Saiz family celebrates Christmas

The three generations of Christmas, how the Saiz family celebrates Christmas

December 8, 2017

Growing up, the delectable smells wafting from our kitchen, the charm of holiday music and the beauty of lights shining in tiny Christmas towns...

Turn this year’s resolutions into next year’s conclusions

Turn this year’s resolutions into next year’s conclusions

December 8, 2017

Are you tired of all the weight loss promises and “stop smoking” goals as New Year's resolutions? As that time of year approaches, I enco...

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