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A rather engaging story about my engagement

Hannah Snider, Club Sports Reporter

December 14, 2016

Filed under Opinion

This semester has been a crazy one; the amount of classes, work and the paper have been overwhelming and the last thing on my mind was getting engaged. I’m a third year at CSUSM and my fiancé and I have been dating since fres...

We bid our farewells

We bid our farewells

December 14, 2016

That time I overdid it

Michael Tran, Staff Writer

December 14, 2016

Filed under Opinion

I plan to go to graduate school for Biology, become an endocrinologist and a geneticist and dedicate my life to solving that complex, nagging riddle/elephant in the room that we all fail to acknowledge: Death. It sounds like I hav...

Remembering my time at CSUSM

Rebecca Sykes, Sports Editor

December 14, 2016

Filed under Opinion

“Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it.” Ferris Bueller is correct and I did not notice this until I entered college. I feel like I moved into the dorms as a fresh...

My first semester in college

Antonio Pequeño IV, Staff Writer

December 14, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Coming into my freshman year of college, I had tons of questions and preconceptions. I questioned what it would be like to live with people other than my kinfolk. I pondered the thought of what kind of student I would become....

What November brings

Jeni Scaturro, Assistant Opinion Editor

November 28, 2016

Filed under Opinion

I walk the streets Lined with gold and red The trees seemed like paintings Locked in my head. Rolls of newspapers Sit on the ground Coupons for sales For stores all around town. Students’ eyes Fi...

Giving thanks to mashed potatoes

Michael Tran, Staff Writer

November 28, 2016

Filed under Opinion

I love mashed potatoes. Thanksgiving just wouldn’t be Thanksgiving without them. Although there’s a darker side to the November holiday (I won’t get into that here), I’d like to focus on the good times. And like all go...

What gratitude feels like to me

Jeni Scaturro, Assistant Opinion Editor

November 28, 2016

Filed under Opinion

I glance at the pictures hung on the wall: my parent’s wedding, the birth of my cousins, my aunt’s new home. The parade is on T.V. and giant turkey floats glide by the crowds of kids, wrapped up in warm scarves, hats a...

Evolution of Black Friday

Evolution of Black Friday

November 28, 2016