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Study Hours: International student 101

Justine Schulz

September 28, 2015

In June 2013, after a long process of trying to get my paperwork together, the mailman finally arrived with my student visa. I was one step closer. By Aug. 1, I basically had my life packed in a suitcase and a duffel bag. Flying 7,000 miles away from the Philippines by myself gave me a lot of time to process this big move. I wasn’t entering unknown territory, but the thought...

Perspective: In defense of Josh Duggar

Phoenix Webb

September 28, 2015

Josh Duggar is not a monster, baby raper or child molester. He is a victim of circumstances and ignorant parents.Strict rules that negatively impacted Josh Duggar's sexual development and a mother distracted with 18 other children are the circumstances that may have led him to inappropriately touch his sisters as a teenager.The Duggar family has been in pop culture since 20...

What you wear to Coachella matters more

What you wear to Coachella matters more

May 12, 2015

I remember seeing clips of Woodstock on MTV when I was growing up. Everyone looked like a hippie and shared a raw passion for the musical skill that performers...

Editorial: Out of bounds

David Pradel, Sports Editor

May 12, 2015

At a time where race and law enforcement seem to be in the news for all the wrong reasons, yet another was possibly added here in San Diego as students for the broadcast news show “Newscene” may have experienced a racial profiling incident that has caused an extreme load of stress and worry. Earlier last month, student journalists were recording footage outside the FBI...

Racial shots outside the boxing ring

Richard Lomibao, Opinion Editor

May 12, 2015

The hype of the century, since Tyson and Holyfield or Muhammad and Joe Frazier, the fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather was destined to be a classic told by the media and sold by the drama. It was a fight you could say that should of already happened, but with boxing politics and money-hungry promotion teams couldn’t lock down any deal sooner. With two fighters...

$25 a month for love that felt like a toy

$25 a month for love that felt like a toy

Laura Sanchez, Associate Editor

April 21, 2015

Let’s rewind to the annual love craze holiday. The month in which heart-shaped boxes flood every shopping center, only to be reminded that you have no...

Invisible Partner Inc. might be the future of online dating

Torrey Spoerer

April 21, 2015

Typically, the modern-day dating options for a gay man with limited time and a phone have often been soul-mate-seeking websites such as OkCupid, or no-strings-attached messaging apps such as Grindr, Scruff or Jack’d. But what if all I needed was an imitation to entertain me enough to get by with day-to-day single life? Or maybe I had friends or family or chasers cons...

In Yeezus we trust

Franchesca Walker, Co-Arts & Features Editor

April 21, 2015

The hype centered around the musician turned designer Kanye West is endless as new stories develop about him within the hour. There's news coverage about his every move and what he says, specifically about his project with Adidas, upcoming music and unfiltered behavior are all seen on websites such as Hypebeast and Complex Magazine, and acquiring online retailer Karmaloop....

Editorial: The costs of going to school

Franchesca Walker, Co-Arts & Features Editor

April 21, 2015

There’s a great pressure for young adults to attend college and pursue a bachelor’s degree or higher. Oftentimes, one may be looked down upon for not working toward a degree and stereotyped as not doing anything with your life because of not going to school. However, attending college often means signing up for student loans that pay for tuition and other expenses while...

Letter to the editor: Soviet posters showcased skewed views of socialism

Angelica Wallingford

April 21, 2015

Dear Editor: The recent exhibit of Soviet posters at our fine art gallery on campus was a celebration of the restoration of capitalism of the former Soviet Union and the policies under the Gorbachev and Regan administrations that preceded it. These posters had previously toured the U.S. in the early 1990s with the aid of the Russian and American governments during the perestroika an...

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