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L.A.’s coyotes stir worry in residents and students

L.A.’s coyotes stir worry in residents and students

Leyah Galindo, Contributor
September 22, 2016
Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

Over the past few months, several coyotes have been spotted throughout Southern California. There is an estimated 5,000 coyotes living in Los Angeles alone and many residents are concerned over their safety as the number of attacks on people and pets are on a steady rise. Just this month, Grant Rea...

Terror becomes reality at Halloween Horror Nights

Terror becomes reality at Halloween Horror Nights

J. Aaron Delgado, Photo Editor
September 22, 2016
Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

Halloween season is upon us, in case you have not seen your local Target’s section, and while coffee shops are preparing pumpkin spice lattes for their customers, Universal Studios is preparing for the ultimate horror experience to immerse their guests in the most authentic film experience. Celebrating...

Red White Y Tu Forum on campus this week to speak about the Hispanic vote

Red White Y Tu Forum on campus this week to speak about the Hispanic vote

Ricky Rodas, Copy Editor
September 21, 2016
Filed under Lifestyle

On Thursday, Sept. 22, The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) will hold the first of its Red White Y Tu forums at Cal State LA in the Student Union Theater. According to Denise Lopez, CHLI Media Liaison, this nationwide tour is part of an initiative to “bring together congressional...

Student group’s flag memorial for 9/11 victims

Student group’s flag memorial for 9/11 victims

Kyle Frizol
September 21, 2016
Filed under Lifestyle

If any day comes to mind when America stood still and felt the alarms of helplessness at the hands of terrorism, it is September 11th, 2001. Forever imprinted in the consciousness and hearts of those that witnessed the tragic events take place, whether in person, on television, or in the numerous publicatio...

Parking permit delivery delay resolved after low supply

Parking permit delivery delay resolved after low supply

Ani Nalbandian, Staff Reporter
September 19, 2016
Filed under Lifestyle

The first day of the fall semester was predictive; student excitement, flickering lights in King Hall and parking drama. My first parking experience was significantly better than last year, I found a spot within three minutes, but the drama lied within the parking-permit-purchase-procedure. I bought my on-site campus permit online and...

Pokemon Go Health Walk complete success!

Pokemon Go Health Walk complete success!

Anthony Karambelas, Staff Reporter
September 8, 2016
Filed under Lifestyle

Pokémon Go Health Walk participants really caught ‘em all last week...or at least all the Pidgeys that the game has to offer. The plethora of Pidgeys, several Spearows, periodic Pidgeotto, aloof Pidgeot and one-of-a-kind Eddie the Eagle caused a flurry of feathers on campus last Wednesday. But besides...

Family mourns the loss of TVF student Brandon Nwarueze

Family mourns the loss of TVF student Brandon Nwarueze

Gerardo Amezquita, Editor in Chief
September 6, 2016
Filed under Lifestyle

On the early morning of August 20, Cal State LA student Brandon Onyemaechi Nwarueze was killed in a two-car collision on the eastbound 10 Freeway in Ontario, as reported by the San Bernardino County Sheriff Coroner’s Division. The 25-year-old Nwarueze was a TVF student noted for his high spirits,...

Golden Eagle week a hit with new and returning students

Golden Eagle week a hit with new and returning students

J. Aaron Delgado, Photo Editor
September 1, 2016
Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

The first week of class instruction is always tough for incoming freshmen, as well as returning students at Cal State LA. In order to soothe all the stress and loathing between classes or attempting to find a parking space, the Center of Student Involvement (CSI) hosted the aptly named Golden Eagle Week. Student run clubs and organizations gathered arou...

Get to know the University-Student Union

Get to know the University-Student Union

August 31, 2016
Filed under Lifestyle

The University-Student Union is an extraordinary place for students to utilize as a resource due to the copious programs available. The Cross Cultural Centers, the Center for Student Involvement, the Xtreme Fitness Center, and The Pit are free for students. Students' tuition already includes a University-Student Union fee o...

Phi Sigma Kappa A-mazes the student body

Phi Sigma Kappa A-mazes the student body

Matthew Gonzalez, Contributor
August 29, 2016
Filed under Lifestyle

Throughout Golden Eagle Week, clubs and organizations spent numerous ways to get students involved. This included purchasing personalized Snapchat geofilters of their organizations, playing amplified music, coordinating dance routines, and trying to find their own niche to socialize with students. Greek...

Parking Pains: Off-Campus Lot, The Semester System, and Possible Solutions

Parking Pains: Off-Campus Lot, The Semester System, and Possible Solutions

Janice Peregrina
August 29, 2016
Filed under Lifestyle

Hardly one week into the semester and the precarious parking situation Cal State LA is going through manifested itself with a bullet. Student lots filled to capacity before noon even hit, and those lucky enough not to be turned away at the gate waited in exhaustingly long lines while drivers combed through...

Whoops! No FastPass for this line.

Whoops! No FastPass for this line.

Marrian Zhou
August 29, 2016
Filed under Lifestyle

It is that time of the year again—waiting in long lines. Although fall semester is the destined busy season for many offices on campus, with even more new students admitted this year, are they ready for the challenge? Despite the long line to purchase parking permits, Financial Aid Office also...

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