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A petition with over 13,000 signatures is calling for a CSUSM student’s expulsion for alleged sexual assault and abuse. (The Cougar Chronicle File Photo)

Tuition cost to remain unchanged despite student petition

According to spokespersons from CSUSM and the CSU, revenue from student tuition and fees is essential to keep universities going. READ MORE


Petition calls for expulsion of student

Student allegedly abused multiple individuals. READ MORE 


Students for Quality Education demanded that CSUs defund university police departments on Oct. 1. However, CSU Chancellor-select Joseph I. Castro said that universities need police. (The Cougar Chronicle File Photo)

Students for Quality Education voices statewide demands to defund UPD

CSU Chancellor-select and CSUSM spokesperson say that campus police officers perform important work. READ MORE 


Student athletes adjust to new normal amid pause on competition

Decision on athletics in the spring expected later this month. READ MORE 


VIDEO: The Cougar Pantry Is Here to Help Students

Students experiencing food insecurity have resources available to them.

CSUSM offers resources like Cougar Pantry and Fresh Market Mondays to help students that need food. WATCH


[email protected]/x Center celebrates five year anniversary, offers services virtually

The center hosts events and drop-in hours virtually. READ MORE 


Unable to practice with their teammates or compete, student athletes, like Tyler Garrard on the men’s soccer team, are adjusting by working out at home and seeing teammates virtually. (Photo courtesy of CSUSM Athletics)

Campus Notes

One coronavirus case at CSUSM, steady enrollment despite pandemic, option for contactless pickup of library materials and more. READ MORE


CSUSM continues to offer creative outlets to students

Student clubs and the Arts & Lectures series provide students with creative events and opportunities. READ MORE


Arts & Lectures hosts dancer and creator who brings intersectional identity to life

The Arts & Lectures series hosted dancer, director and choreographer Raja Feather Kelly. READ MORE


Enola Holmes is now available to stream on Netflix.
(Photo from Wikipedia, property of of Netflix)

REVIEW: Enola Holmes redefines feminism

The film Enola Holmes is a tale of rebellion and adventure within the universe of Sherlock Holmes. READ MORE


CHABSS Voices “Get Out the Vote” winners

View the winning submissions. READ MORE


The Chronicle Entertainment Rundown

The Cougar Chronicle staff highlights the best new entertainment. READ MORE


Cougar Corner

Read a collection of poems by a literature & writing student. READ MORE


F45 fitness instructor Cedrick Martinez said the gym has struggled during these difficult times, but that they are managing to regain business through careful cleaning and community support. (Photo courtesy of Cedrick Martinez )

Local community supports small gym

Functional 45 Fitness La Costa in Carlsbad is slowly regaining business in wake of the pandemic. READ MORE


Get your pumpkin spice fix with this cheaper alternative

With the leaves and the pumpkins come the seasonal drinks, but going to Starbucks regularly can be pricey. READ MORE


Get ready for autumn with this festive craft

This autumn wreath is something you can put on display on your door or in your home to get you into the fall mood. READ MORE


OPINION: Death of Justice Ginsburg leaves an impact, creates discussion on the future of the Supreme Court

Ginsburg was a pioneer and a feminist icon who inspired many generations of women to advocate and stand up for equality. READ MORE


Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg rose to rock-star influence in the latter portion of her career. (Photo courtesy of Wake Forest University School of Law on Flickr)

OPINION: Netflix documentary provokes viewers to reevaluate their use of technology

The Social Dilemma makes you rethink about how we function as a society as a whole. READ MORE


OPINION: Latinx, Hispanic or Latino/a? The debate that has confused a community

The question may not have a singular answer. READ MORE


OPINION: Reports of unconsented hysterectomies calls for review of detention center

There may be a systemic practice of corruption and abuse within ICE facilities. READ MORE


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