FSZ: How do you relieve stress during finals?

FSZ: How do you relieve stress during finals?

Gildardo Aquino, Staff Writer
November 25, 2014
Filed under Free Speech Zone, Opinion

With the end of the semester coming up we asked students what they do to relieve stress during finals week. ... Read more »

Thanksgiving is ironic, a replacement should be considered

Luis Guzman
November 18, 2014
Filed under Opinion

I don't want to be a grouch or anything like that, but I hate Thanksgiving and here is why.Thanksgiving is a holiday that has so much influence here in the United States, the same impact Christmas has on us.It has been a consumer holiday, where people think about being selfish or... Read more »

Christmas marketing overshadows the spirit of giving thanks

November 18, 2014
Filed under Opinion

With all of the halloween decorations being taken off by restaurants, stores, neighborhood homes and even amusement parks, the Christmas ornaments have finally arrived.Though Thanksgiving, theoretically, comes right before Christmas, it appears that these places are forgetting about the "turkey... Read more »

Employees need to get free time

Samantha Vasquez
November 18, 2014
Filed under Opinion

With it being the holiday season, choosing between spending time with your family and work is a difficult choice. What’s worse than that? People are forced to work on Black Friday, which is completely unfair. This is why no one should shop on Thanksgiving. For many that don’t... Read more »

Library needs to be silent

Daniel Green
November 18, 2014
Filed under Opinion

What do you think of when picturing a library? A quiet place full of books, students with their textbooks out studying. Or do you imagine a place where people laugh and talk to their friends, making it impossible to study? Well, if you pictured the second one you’re in luck because... Read more »

FSZ: What would you do to minimize noise in the library?

FSZ: What would you do to minimize noise in the library?

Samantha Vasquez, Associate Opinion Editor
November 17, 2014
Filed under Free Speech Zone, Opinion

With an interest in splitting the library into two separate areas due to high noise levels, we asked students what they think could help with lowering the noise. ... Read more »

FSZ: Do you think veterans are properly honored on Veterans Day?

FSZ: Do you think veterans are properly honored on Veterans Day?

Monica Gallardo, Sports Copy Editor
November 12, 2014
Filed under Free Speech Zone, Opinion

U.S. soldiers go through a lot protecting this country and every year they are celebrated on Veterans Day. We asked students if they feel that veterans are properly honored on Veterans Day? ... Read more »

FSZ: Should there be an assisted suicide law in California?

FSZ: Should there be an assisted suicide law in California?

Katherine Grijalva, Arts Editor
November 5, 2014
Filed under Free Speech Zone, Opinion

Students share their thought on whether or not California should have a assisted suicide law? ... Read more »

Doctor-assisted suicide is not the answer

Samantha Vasquez, Associate Opinion Editor
November 5, 2014
Filed under Opinion

Should people be allowed to end their life on their terms? Nope. Recently, the media has brought forth an interesting story about Brittany Maynard. Maynard, 29, ended her life on Nov. 1 after being diagnosed with Stage-4 glioblastoma last spring. Maynard moved to Oregon, one of the the three states... Read more »

Doctor-assisted suicide should be allowed

Daniel Green
November 5, 2014
Filed under Opinion

This opinion will be unpopular for many, so I’m just going to put it out there. People should be allowed to kill themselves. Before you accuse me of advocating for people to kill themselves, allow me to explain. Recently, a woman named Brittany Maynard announced that she was going to kill... Read more »