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The independent student news site of San Marcos, California

The Cougar Chronicle

The independent student news site of San Marcos, California

The Cougar Chronicle

Diana Beas Soto

Diana Beas Soto, Staff Writer

Diana Beas Soto is a 3rd year Business Marketing major at CSUSM. Her passions include graphic design, writing and reading. Writing for The Cougar Chronicle has become an outlet for her to express herself and still make meaningful connections and memories. After graduating she hopes to work for a publishing company or something similar in that field.

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Entertainment Rundown 2/9

February 9, 2022

Single: "Surface Pressure" from Encanto by Koushiki Bhattacharya While people are talking about “We Don’t Talk About Bruno’’ calling it the new “‘Let it Go”, there is another song from...

Students had the opportunity to learn about study abroad programs during the Study Abroad Fair.

The Traveling Tukwut Study Abroad Fair gives insight on what traveling abroad during a pandemic will look like

September 27, 2021

CSUSM’s first study abroad seminar of the semester, the Traveling Tukwut Study Abroad Fair, took place virtually on Sept. 14. After a challenging year of closed down borders worldwide, the idea of traveling...

Entertainment Rundown 9/12

September 12, 2021

Single: “LO$ER=LOVER" by Tania Ortiz K-Pop group, Tomorrow by Together released “LO$ER=LOVER '' on Aug. 17 as a part of their first repackaged album, The Chaos Chapter: Fight or Escape. “LO$ER=LOVER''...

Octavia Spencer and Anne Hathaway star in HBO Max’s rendition of Roald Dahl’s The Witches.

The Witches casts a spellbinding story with a sprinkle of wickedness

November 7, 2020

The new reboot of the beloved 1990 classic film based on Roald Dahl’s book The Witches stirs nostalgia and ups the creep factor from the original.   Directed by Robert Zemeckis, this bewitching...

Zombie-comedy #Alive is available to stream on Netflix

#Alive mimics real life quarantine with a side of zombies

September 26, 2020

Spending the days aimlessly scrolling through the internet while trapped at home is a story that is all too familiar.  This concept is played on in the South Korean zombie apocalypse film #Alive. The...

Sarahi Alvarez created the Women In Engineering club to help join together others  that share her passions.

Cougar of the Week: Women in Engineering Q&A with Sarahi Alvarez

September 15, 2020

Sarahi Alvarez is a third year student majoring in software engineering at CSUSM. Alvarez started a club here at campus named Women in Engineering that aims to expand STEM opportunities to female students...

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