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Teen Beach Movie

Scarlett Adams, Staff Writer

May 11, 2018


Filed under Media&Arts

A nostalgic summer movie    The Disney Channel Original Movie “Teen Beach Movie”, is the perfect lighthearted, silly, summer movie. The movie includes two modern characters who accidentally get transported into a 1950s vibes, featuring the feuding sides of bikers and surfers. Loosely influence...

West Side Remake

West Side Remake

Toni Hernandez, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

In recent years the big trend within the movie industry has been remakes. It seems that remakes of classic productions, animation or musicals, are being recreated and sent to the big screen once again. Most would think that the audiences are growing sick and tired of the repetitive recreations, but not...

Unnecessary Hypermasculinity in Necessary Actions

Unnecessary Hypermasculinity in Necessary Actions

Victoria Tran, Media Editor

February 2, 2018


Filed under Columns, Editor's Picks, Feature, Showcase

 Skin is the largest organ of the human body, averaging twenty-one square feet per adult person. Skin types vary from fine, dry, oily, combination, sensitive, and mature. While different and diverse, all skin has a simple commonality; it must be cleaned.   The majority of people today desire to ach...

Final Portrait Review

Final Portrait Review

Colby Hurdle, Staff Writer

January 23, 2018


Filed under Media&Arts

This small budget film documents late artist Alberto Giacometti’s final work, a portrait of his art-loving friend, James Lord. Giacometti kindly asks Lord to pose for a seemingly simple portrait. Lord naively agrees and becomes entrapped by Giacometti’s perfectionist tendencies and interpersonal in...

Master of None Season 2 Review

Master of None Season 2 Review

Colby Hurdle, Staff Writer

January 23, 2018


Filed under Media&Arts

At last, the second season of Aziz Ansari’s semi-autobiography finally gave Netflix viewers an unpretentious romantic comedy. A humorously romantic cast assists Ansari’s character, Dev, elude previous heartbreak while temporarily residing in Italy. However, Dev’s return to his home in New York,...

“Call Me By Your Name”

Mia Gutierrez, Staff Writer

January 20, 2018


Filed under Media&Arts, Uncategorized

Based on the critically acclaimed novel by André Aciman, "Call Me By Your Name" is a sensual and unparalleled tale about first love. Taking place in Northern Italy, it tells the story of  17-year-old Elio, who spends his days transcribing classical music and reading books. As the summer begins, Elio's father hi...

Marteen is heating up with his new single, “Sriracha”

Marteen is heating up with his new single, “Sriracha”

Jenny Hamburg, Ads and Distribution Editor/ Photographer

October 17, 2017


Filed under Audio, Columns, Feature, Focus, Media&Arts, Music, Showcase

     Marteen Estevez is a 16 year-old from the Bay Area.  Music has been a major part of his life from a young age. Born to a Colombian dad and American mom, his parents always encouraged him to pursue his passion for music. Marteen began learning classical piano at just ten years-old. He also wo...

Are You Ready for the Mane Event

Are You Ready for the Mane Event

Bobby Almand, Sports Editor

September 19, 2017


Filed under Media&Arts, Showcase

   On June 5, 2017, Atlanta based rapper Gucci Mane’s fiancée Keyshia Ka’Oir announced via Instagram that the couple would be coming to BET for their own reality TV show. The show is said to be based on the couple’s lives leading up to their wedding on October 17, and guest stars are to inclu...

The Risk of Livestreams

The Risk of Livestreams

Melissa Rodriguez, Staff Writer

May 15, 2017


Filed under Media&Arts, Showcase

With a growing audience, and a growing number of content creators, live streaming has become a worldwide industry. Many streaming sites, such as Twitch and Chinese site Xiandanjia, pay their streamers using ad revenue or their subscriber base who pay a monthly fee to have perks. Websites such as Facebook...

Mass Effect: Andromeda

Mass Effect: Andromeda

Melissa Rodriguez, Staff Writer

March 17, 2017


Filed under Columns, Media&Arts, Showcase

Scheduled for realease on March 21st, Mass Effect: Andromeda is the fourth video game installment to the Mass Effect series developed by BioWare. Retaining its sci-fi role-playing strategy, the game begins in the distant future of the 22nd century in our homely Milky Way Galaxy. The player chooses...

The Stranglehold of Social Media

The Stranglehold of Social Media

Markus Albihn, Front Editor

January 25, 2017


Filed under Columns, Showcase

Within the age of likes, friends, followers, and favorites, social media has developed an uncompromising grasp upon news, opinion, and any semblance of individuality. One attends the assembly of opinion within the Twitterverse and logs off attaining an amalgamated view upon the world.   Not on...

Wonder Woman 2017

Wonder Woman 2017

MelIssa Rodriguez

January 20, 2017


Filed under Media&Arts, Showcase

After a pilot crash-lands on an all-female island, he meets Diana Prince (Gal Gadot), princess of the Amazon. He tells her of the horrors of war in the outside world, convincing her to leave the island in hopes of ending the conflict.   There, she becomes Wonder Woman and discovers the full potenti...

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