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Transgender student details experience in a Greek sorority

Transgender student details experience in a Greek sorority

Marina Andalon
February 9, 2016
Filed under Lifestyle, News, Showcase

“Transgender, a person born in the incorrect body. The way they feel on the inside does not match their exterior,” say Jack Oliver Villalobos, who was assigned female at birth and formerly known as Jennifer Marie Villalobos. In 2015 the fraternity Sigma Phi Epsilon National Board of Directors...

The Pros and Cons of Grading on a Curve

Ani Nalbodian
January 28, 2016
Filed under Lifestyle

After a short hiatus from college, I began working towards my undergraduate degree again in the fall of 2015. My first day on campus was packed with constant déjà vu; it was like I had forgotten how to go to school and I was being constantly reminded of the basics. I was re-learning the whole sheba...

Free artwork for your hard work

Free artwork for your hard work

Marina Andalon
January 28, 2016
Filed under Lifestyle, News, Showcase

Some of the most iconic and largest museums Los Angeles has to offer will present free general admission to the public on Jan. 30th for the 11th annual “Museums Free-For-All” event. There will be over 30 museums giving the public an opportunity to experience art, cultural and natural history, and science all...

Texting and Walking: A Global Phenomenon

Texting and Walking: A Global Phenomenon

Katelin Petersen
January 28, 2016
Filed under Health, Lifestyle, Showcase

You can’t live your whole life behind your phone, bro. You just can’t do that.  You gotta live in the now.” Lawrence said, as she scolded a reporter at the Golden Globes on Jan. 10th.   Some may say she was a bit rude to the reporter, but she proved a valid point.  Addiction to sma...

Carmela Ice Cream: You’ve Never had Ice Cream Like This

Oliver Ordonez
August 27, 2013
Filed under Lifestyle

  Ice Cream is in our genes, well not really but the taste of this beloved pastime is irreplaceable. If you are a risk taker like me, than allow me to take you on a mouth-watering adventure and indulge in Carmela Ice Cream.  Carmela Ice Cream started from the bottom at local farmers markets, and now ha...

LA Sparks Postgame Latin Celebration

LA Sparks Postgame Latin Celebration

Cesar Banderas
July 9, 2013
Filed under Lifestyle

This past Saturday, the Los Angeles Sparks Women's basketball team faced the San Antonio Silver Stars at the world famous Staples Center in Downtown Los Angeles. The LA Sparks took over the night by winning 93 to 66. Following the game was a Latin Celebration, which counted with a Postgame concert. Actress and comedian Kik...

LA Sparks Postgame Latin Celebration

LA Sparks Postgame Latin Celebration

Cesar Banderas
July 9, 2013
Filed under Lifestyle

This past Saturday, the Los Angeles Sparks Women's basketball team faced the San Antonio Silver Stars at the world famous Staples Center in Downtown Los Angeles. The LA Sparks took over the night by winning 93 to 66. Following the game was a Latin Celebration, which counted with a Postgame concert. Actress and comedian Kik...

The Hottest Items To Funkify Your Dorm Room

Zach Seemayer
July 11, 2012
Filed under Lifestyle

  The dorms are a new experience for a lot of students. Its chance to have freedom from their parents and the ability to decorate their room how they like, except for the ability to paint their walls or slam nails into them either. Here are some suggestions as to what to put in your room and some ...

The Hottest Items To Funkify Your Dorm Room

Zach Seemayer
July 11, 2012
Filed under Lifestyle

  The dorms are a new experience for a lot of students. Its chance to have freedom from their parents and the ability to decorate their room how they like, except for the ability to paint their walls or slam nails into them either. Here are some suggestions as to what to put in your room and some ...

Oomasa No Exception to Concept of Cultural Satisfaction

Elizabeth Avalos
June 26, 2012
Filed under Lifestyle

  Eating in Los Angeles is just as exciting and enlightening as living in it. Downtown Los Angeles offers a wide array of restaurants with food from nearly every corner of the world-from Asia to Africa to Latin America. Oomasa, which is located in Little Tokyo, is no exception to the concept of L...

Oomasa No Exception to Concept of Cultural Satisfaction

Elizabeth Avalos
June 26, 2012
Filed under Lifestyle

  Eating in Los Angeles is just as exciting and enlightening as living in it. Downtown Los Angeles offers a wide array of restaurants with food from nearly every corner of the world-from Asia to Africa to Latin America. Oomasa, which is located in Little Tokyo, is no exception to the concept of L...

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