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The Other Side of The Border

The Other Side of The Border

Jessica Zermeno, Multimedia Journalist

January 23, 2019


Filed under Uncategorized

Professor Tanya Kane-Parry, the Director of the Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Television and Theater at Cal State LA,  put her life on hold to volunteer her time in Tijuana, Mexico. Prior to her volunteer work, Kane-Parry visited Central America and took time to speak to the locals about what was ta...

Teachers Strike for Students

Teachers Strike for Students

Marissa Chavez, Staff Reporter

January 16, 2019


Filed under 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...

Election 2018: It’s On!

Election 2018: It’s On!

December 10, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized, Video

Election 2018: It’s On! was a post-election conference that provided attendees an opportunity to be informed on local and state measures from the Nov. 6 midterms.

Unity in the Student Fabric

Unity in the Student Fabric

Michael Griego, Multimedia Journalist

December 4, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

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...

There’s a Storm Coming

Anthony Karambelas, General Assignment Reporter

November 13, 2018


Filed under News, Politics, Uncategorized

Recent weeks have driven a lot northward: voter turnouts, gun-related homicides, and now over 6,000 Central American migrants fleeing violence in their respective countries to seek asylum in the U.S. But along with these migrants comes the pall of a steadily mounting political frenzy.   Trump has ...

The University Club: A Review

The University Club: A Review

Jordan Rodriguez, Contributing Writer

November 6, 2018


Filed under Community News, Health, Opinion, Uncategorized

When some students walk past the University Club on campus, they wonder: Is it a night club? Is an exclusive members-only area? Is it only for faculty and staff? The truth is, the University Club is open to all. The misconception has been around for a while, as reported by the University Times ...

The Dead Live On

The Dead Live On

November 6, 2018


Filed under Arts, Culture, Newest, Uncategorized

  Thursday, Nov. 1, California State University Los Angeles, celebrated Dia De Los Muertos by throwing “Los Muertos Viven”, an event hosted by the Cross-Cultural Center, at the Student Union Plaza. The multi-cultural event, which honored past family members and friends, offered several ...

Setting our sights on Halloween frights

Setting our sights on Halloween frights

Evelyn Rodriguez, Contributing Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

“Dreamgirl” comes to campus

“Dreamgirl” comes to campus

P'Etra Davis, Contributing Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Community News, Uncategorized, Video

Burbank Tax Measure Would Raise $9M For Local Schools

Burbank Tax Measure Would Raise $9M For Local Schools

P'Etra Elise

October 23, 2018


Filed under Community News, Uncategorized

Burbank voters will decide on Tuesday, Nov. 6 whether they want to pay more in property taxes in order to raise money for local schools.   The tax would generate an estimated  $9 million a year to help attract and retain quality teachers, maintain small classroom sizes for young children, a...

Marisa Vasquez

October 9, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

Entitlement Trumps Dignity

Entitlement Trumps Dignity

Becky Nava, Contributing Writers

October 8, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

“No means yes, yes means anal.” This phrase was proudly chanted back in 2011 in front of the Women’s Center at Yale, a school praised for the many leaders and innovators it produces. The chanters were members of the Delta Kapa Epsilon (DKE) fraternity, of which notable alumni include U.S. Preside...

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