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ASI finalizes Board of Directors election results

Karen Ambrocio, Managing Editor

May 15, 2017

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The Associated Students Inc. (ASI) Elections Committee verified the final election results for the Board of Directors and completed their investigation regarding complaints on the April 21 meeting. ASI will no longer conduct...

A solution to fix democracy

Stephany Mejia, News Editor

May 15, 2017

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History Professor, Kim Quinney presented “Speaking of Democracy,” an open discussion with students held on April 20 from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. at Markstein Hall. Quinney discussed the topics of private gains in public office...

Northeastern University provides various master’s programs

Christopher Ruiz, Distribution Manager

May 15, 2017

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Northeastern University hosted an information table advocating their Align program at Kellogg Plaza on Wednesday, April 12 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Senior recruiter for Northeastern University, Alanta Hider, came from the San...

Definition of life Dr. Sharon Hamill

Gayana Parsegova, Opinion editor

May 15, 2017

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“How many have you, have taken the time to speak to your families about Advance Directives?” Dr. Sharon Hamill, the Faculty Director for the Institute for Palliative Care and Professor of the Psychology department of CSUSM,...

A shirt to represent a survivor

Stephany Mejia, News Editor

May 15, 2017

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The Student Health and Counseling Center (SHCS) hosted the Clothesline Project on April 18 from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Kellogg Plaza. The event created an opportunity for students to learn about sexual assault awareness....

A celebration of cultures at the 15th annual international fair

Micaela Johansson, Assistant Opinion Editor

May 15, 2017

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The Office of Global Education hosted its 15th annual international fair between 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on April 13 in front of the Library Plaza. International and exchange students showcased food, clothes and other cultural artifacts...

Jane Elliott discusses the science of race

Antonio Pequeño IV, A&E Editor

May 15, 2017

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“From now until these four years are over, everyone of you in this room have to protect the rights of everyone else in this room, because you are all members of the family of man,” This was  Jane Elliot’s, a fiery educator...

Holocaust survivor tells her story

Stephany Mejia, News Editor

May 15, 2017

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Richard Gelbart presented his mother Frances Gelbart, a holocaust survivor, to students and faculty on April 24 in Markstein Hall 125. In a soft spoken voice, Gelbart answered 14 questions a student sent her. The questions...

Students celebrate César Chávez Day through volunteering

Karen Ambrocio, Managing Editor

April 27, 2017

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César Chávez was an American civil rights activist who formed the United Farm Workers Union and helped farm workers gain fair working conditions and wages.   The university celebrates Chávez’s legacy with a week long of...

Students show support for the LGBTQ community

Stephany Mejia, News Editor

April 27, 2017

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“I say Cougar, you say pride!”   Members of the ASI LGBTQ Pride Center chanted this phrase as they marched throughout campus for the Pride Walk.   The march was held on April 4 during U-hour in front of University Hall. It marked ...

Spring Job Fair Provides Students with Employment Opportunities

Melissa Scrivnor, Assistant Photo Editor

April 27, 2017

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On April 6 from 11a.m. to 2 p.m. the Career Center hosted the Spring Job Fair in the USU Ballroom.   Approximately 65 employers participated, which is less than usual. The companies present were Robert Half, a speciali...