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For their Senior Experience project, five CSUSM business students are helping The Coast News Group learn new marketing tactics. (Photo courtesy of Steven Landeros)

Business students partner with local news organization

A team of five CSUSM business students have partnered with the North County based news organization The Coast News Group for their Senior Experience project. READ MORE


Campus Notes

No update on commencement plans, search for two senior-level management positions underway and more. READ MORE


CSUSM theatre empowers women through “A Zoom of One’s Own” performance

The CSUSM Theatre Department livestreamed their second performance of the fall 2020 semester via YouTube, “A Zoom of One’s Own,” on Nov. 19-21. READ MORE


CSUSM alumna Yvonne Villalobos makes homemade Disney ears, combining her passions for crafting and all things Disney. (Photo courtesy of Yvonne Villalobos)

Alum opens Disney-themed small business during pandemic

A CSUSM alum and employee started a business called Evie’s Enchanted Ears that offers homemade Disney ears. READ MORE


VIDEO: Cougars on The Run: Opinions on Online Learning

Two CSUSM students and a CSUSM professor share their thoughts on online learning. WATCH VIDEO


CHABSS Voices “Borders, Boundaries & Colonization” winners

View the winners of October’s theme of “Borders, Boundaries & Colonization.” READ MORE


Over the Moon is available to stream on Netflix. (Photo from Wikipedia, property of Netflix)

REVIEW: Over the Moon represents Chinese culture and realistically depicts childhood loss

Netflix recently released Over the Moon, an animated film beautifully portraying Chinese culture as Fei Fei (Cathy Ang) goes on a lunar adventure to find the Goddess of the Moon, Chang’e (Phillipa Soo). READ MORE


REVIEW: Twisted, bloody and thrilling, The Boys brings us to the edge of our seats

Inspired by the comic book series of the same name, The Boys brings into reality a society where superheroes live among us like celebrities. READ MORE


The Chronicle Entertainment Rundown

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


Cougar Corner

Read a poem by a CSUSM alumna. READ MORE


Feeling like you are a fraud is a common feeling among people, especially those that put pressure for themselves to be perfect all the time. (Photo by Andrew Neel from Pexels)

Cope with imposter syndrome in healthy ways

Imposter syndrome is not an official mental illness, yet many people suffer from the feelings associated with it. Here are some ways that you can work through those sensation of feeling like something you’re not. READ MORE


Try these tasty vegan recipes that are perfect for a busy student

If you’re someone with a packed daily schedule yet want to incorporate healthy plant-based food items into your diet, here are three relatively quick and simple recipes that can help you do just that without compromising taste. READ MORE


Even though we may not be able to spend time with all our loved ones this year, these drinks will bring the holiday spirit to your Thanksgiving table. (Photo by Tijana Drndarski from Pexels)

Spice up your Thanksgiving meal with these drinks

With Thanksgiving coming up, the holidays are going to look different. Nonetheless, you can still have a small, safe and socially distanced celebration in your home with these festive drinks. READ MORE


Thanksgiving quotes to get into the spirit

Here are a few Thanksgiving-themed quotes to get you into the festive season. READ MORE 


OPINION: What Thanksgiving means to Indigenous peoples

Thanksgiving is a controversial holiday among American Indians. Some Indigenous people completely disregard and protest against the holiday for its dark history, while others continue to celebrate it as a time to reconnect with family over a home-cooked meal. READ MORE


California residents overwhelmingly voted no on Proposition 16. (Photo by Tania Ortiz)

OPINION: California voters’ rejection of Prop 16 demonstrates their thoughts on affirmative action

Though Prop 16 could give opportunity to minority groups who lack certain advantages, it is also unfair to classify an individual’s race or background as a defining factor in terms of their work and education. READ MORE


OPINION: Manifesting lets the universe take the wheel making our goals come true, but may not be for everyone

Manifesting is the practice of having aspirational thoughts or goals with the purpose of making them real. But does manifestation work and will it help your mental health? READ MORE


COLUMN: Country faces aftermath of 2020 election

Staff writer Alya Burnand shares her reaction to the 2020 election. READ MORE


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