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Ariana Grande shows her vulnerable yet savage side with new album “thank u, next”

Ariana Grande shows her vulnerable yet savage side with new album “thank u, next”

Tiara White, Staff Writer

February 13, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Music, Reviews

Less than six months after Ariana Grande dropped her Grammy winning album “Sweetener,” she came back as her most authentic and savage self on Feb. 8 with another non-skippable album full of pure and raw emotion, “thank u, next." While “Sweetener” highlights Grande’s process of picking...

The 61st Annual Grammy Awards salutes women and diversity

The 61st Annual Grammy Awards salutes women and diversity

Eunice Barron, Co-Online Editor

February 13, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Music, Reviews

CBS broadcasted the 61st annual Grammy Awards on Feb. 10, which sensationally demonstrated both the celebration of cultural diversity and female empowerment, despite some minor flaws during the event. The Grammys was mainly focused on empowering women by including the Gender-equality theme stole the...

Netflix’s ‘Ted Bundy Tapes’ series leaves a shocking revelation

Netflix’s ‘Ted Bundy Tapes’ series leaves a shocking revelation

Guadalupe Zaragoza, Arts and Entertainment Editor

January 30, 2019


Filed under Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Features, Movies, Reviews, Top Stories

Known as the 30th anniversary of Ted Bundy's death by electric chair, Netflix premiered the most compelling yet horrific four-part docuseries "Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes" on Jan. 24. The documentary series fulfills an explanation of how this convicted rapist and mass murderer...

Art piece ‘Cabinet of Curiosities’ is neither completed or fixed

Art piece ‘Cabinet of Curiosities’ is neither completed or fixed

Guadalupe Zaragoza, Arts & Entertainment Editor

January 19, 2019


Filed under Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Features

The Fine Arts building gallery kicked off the new semester with Die Kunstkammer (Cabinet of Curiosities), a new window dressing installation, introduced by artist Karim Shuquem on Jan. 16. As a Los Angeles visual and performing artist, Shuquem's black and white themed art comes off as an approac...

Mac Miller Will Remain a Legend

Guadalupe Zaragoza, Staff Writer

September 15, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Music

Producer and rapper Mac Miller, 26, was found dead on Sept. 7 from an apparent drug overdose in his San Fernando home in Studio City, CA. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'SCZ20MNFQmBoWFi9Ulbbwg',sig:'_LZfsqx41yfHxs26v...

Falcons’ football coach retires after 40 years

Falcons’ football coach retires after 40 years

Jah-Tosh Baruti

May 10, 2018


Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Features, Football, Men's Sports, Slideshows, Sports

Falcons football will have a glaring difference on the sidelines for the upcoming season, veteran head coach Frank Mazzotta will be retiring before the start of the season.Mazzotta has been the head man on the gridiron for the Falcons’ football team for the past 40 years.Coach Mo as he's commo...

Former Falcons soccer star signs with four-year university

Former Falcons soccer star signs with four-year university

May 7, 2018


Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Features, Features, Slideshows, Soccer, Sports, Sports Features, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

A first team All-American soccer player for Cerritos College during the 2017-18 season, Itzel Ballesteros signed her National Letter of Intent on April 16 with Lincoln Memorial University, located in Tennessee. Ballesteros will be receiving a full-ride scholarship to the NCAA Division 2 school, to...

Filmmaker shows his identity

Filmmaker shows his identity

Carlos Martinez

February 14, 2018


Filed under College Life, Features

Armando Ibanez, film major and director of the web series, "Undocumented Tales" grew up concealing his secret of being an undocumented student and his sexual orientation as queer. Like many immigrants, Ibanez left Mexico with his family in order to escape poverty and to find a better life in the United...

Student shares her story as a Muslim woman in America

Student shares her story as a Muslim woman in America

Jocelyn Torralba

December 4, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

  Reham Eihab Zin migrated from Egypt five years ago with her mom and siblings to the United States where she thought it would be a nice place to start a new life. When she got to the United States she had a hard time adapting to customs, the most difficult thing for her was English. "I...

Dreamer appreciates DACA Advocacy Week

Jose Flores

October 18, 2017


Filed under Arts, Features

Mariela Quinonez was driving one day when she heard the announcement over the radio that President Trump had removed Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals legislation. After the Trump administration received a threat from Texas Attorney Generals and other states to remove DACA or face t...

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