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Teachers Strike for Students

Teachers Strike for Students

Marissa Chavez, Staff Reporter

January 16, 2019


Filed under Newest, News, Uncategorized

On Monday, Jan 14, over 30,000 teachers faced the heavy rainfall as they marched their way through the streets of downtown Los Angeles carrying picket signs and umbrellas. For the first time in 30 years, teachers and supporters are demanding more than just money—a 6.5% increase—they’re fight...

BREAKING: Housing Winter Fee Waived

BREAKING: Housing Winter Fee Waived

Kyle Frizol, Editor In Chief

December 5, 2018


Filed under Newest, News

In light of recent student housing protests against planned additional Winter-session residence fees, Housing and Residence Life has decided to waive the Winter break housing fee for all students that have indicated their desire to remain in campus housing during the break, according to a statement from...

A 3,000-mile Reunion

A 3,000-mile Reunion

Jackelinne Morales

December 5, 2018


Filed under Community News, Newest, News

To this day, Yamileth Esmeralda Ramos Zavala cannot eat burritos and the smell of chicken makes her gag. That’s because for one month and 10 days, during her 3,000-mile journey to the United States from El Salvador, she only got one meal a day: Cold burritos and dry, rubbery chicken. I’m l...

Unity in the Student Fabric

Unity in the Student Fabric

Michael Griego, Multimedia Journalist

December 4, 2018


Filed under Newest

Last Tuesday, Associated Student Incorporation (ASI) hosted Community Unity Day, where students of all ethnic backgrounds were welcomed.  The event allowed students to represent their culture while participating in several activities at the Student Union Plaza. The event attendees were first entertained w...

Christmas Time is Near and The Grinch is Here

Christmas Time is Near and The Grinch is Here

Anthony Quach, Contributing Writer

December 4, 2018


Filed under Arts, Newest

As the holiday season approaches, what better way to get in the Christmas spirit than enjoying of classic tale of Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch.   For those familiar with 1966 children’s classic Dr. Seuss' “How the Grinch Stole Christmas!”, or the 2000 film adaption “How the Grinch Stole...

The abused child who grew up to be a popular model

The abused child who grew up to be a popular model

Jordan Rodriguez, Contributing Writer

December 4, 2018


Filed under Community News, Lifestyle, Newest

Kiana Alexis, 24, is a face you may recognize. It’s plastered on billboards in Times Square in New York City and on the Beverly Center in Beverly Hills. Her eyes are projected on the top of the Cosmopolitan hotel in Las Vegas. And she’s in nutritional beverage ads posted at public transit statio...

Give Me Your Huddled Masses

Give Me Your Huddled Masses

Ryanne Mena, Contributing Writer

December 4, 2018


Filed under Newest, News

Over two thousand migrants planned to march to the San Ysidro Port of entry to apply to seek asylum on Sunday, November 25. That initial plan completely changed when they were met by over three dozen Mexican police officers wearing riot gear, blocking their way from crossing to El Chaparral, which is the p...

Convergence & Divergence

Convergence & Divergence

Cara Gonzales, Digital Editor

December 4, 2018


Filed under Arts, Newest

Convergence and Divergence is the culmination of new ideas, a passion for design, and lots of hard work. The Fine Arts Gallery opened the Senior Graphic Design and Visual Communication Project Exhibition on November 29, 2018. A series of product designs inspired by the different aspects around them...

Roma, un filme del cineasta mexicano Alfonso Cuarón, enfrenta retos en la pantalla grande

Roma, un filme del cineasta mexicano Alfonso Cuarón, enfrenta retos en la pantalla grande

Norma Mellin, Contributing Writer

November 27, 2018


Filed under Arts, La Onda, Newest

Roma, el más reciente largometraje en español del cineasta mexicano, Alfonso Cuarón, ha tenido excelente recepción por la crítica.  Sin embargo, el filme ha enfrentado retos para poder ser proyectado en la pantalla grande. La cadena de cine más importante del país mexicano, Cinépolis, está inter...

Robots sustituyen la falta de trabajadores agrícolas en California.

Robots sustituyen la falta de trabajadores agrícolas en California.

Estela Galindo, Contributing Writer

November 27, 2018


Filed under La Onda, Newest

La falta de mano de obra de los migrantes recientemente ha llevado a los productores agrícolas a sustituir el trabajo de los campesinos por cosechadores automatizados. Taylor Farms de California, la empresa empacadora y productora de verduras frescas más grande del mundo, reveló que pronto estrena...

Zonas aisladas de Brasil podrían quedarse sin asistencia médica

Zonas aisladas de Brasil podrían quedarse sin asistencia médica

Meliza Guzman, Contributing Writer

November 27, 2018


Filed under La Onda, Newest

Cuba retira alrededor de 8.300 médicos que trabajaban en lugares remotos de Brasil   Hoy en día, Brasil es un país que atraviesa una crítica condición política.  Con la victoria del nuevo presidente electo, Jair Bolsonaro, muchas personas temen por el porvenir de este país. Aún a...

Hit-and-Run Takes the Life of Golden Eagle Freshman

Hit-and-Run Takes the Life of Golden Eagle Freshman

Marisa Vasquez, Managing Editor

November 27, 2018


Filed under Community News, Newest

On Thursday night, Nov. 15, friends and family gathered around the corner of 1st St. and Virgil Ave. to honor the death of, Cal State LA freshman, Andy Olivera. The flower adorned traffic light served as the centerpiece of the vigil which overflowed onto the street by attendees.   The 18...

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