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Playing the Game: Friend or hoe?

Kianna Znika, Staff Writer

May 13, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Here is the problem with these self-proclaimed “nice” guys: they befriend certain women with the intention of dating them and then whine, or leave, when they get nothing more than friendship in return. This has been a known problem in the dating world for many years, but has recently been getting...

Playing the Game: Zodiac Signs

Kianna Znika, Staff Writer

May 13, 2019


Filed under Opinion

People's zodiac sign is not an excuse for how they treat people. Let me say this one for more time to make sure everyone fully grasps this: Their zodiac sign is not an excuse for how they treat people. Far too often, we hear, “well he’s a Gemini that’s just how Gemini's are” and that type...

Playing the Game: Move on or hold on?

Kianna Znika and Bianca Hull

April 24, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Sometimes playing the game leads to a relationship that's not so "happily-ever-after.” Now that things are over, a new challenge arises: When is the right time to move on? The answer: when the person feels ready.It’s a difficult topic, because both sides could be understood: the person mo...

Playing The Game: Respect your ex

Bianca Hull, Staff Writer

April 20, 2019


Filed under Opinion

“Treat others the way you’d want to be treated” is a valuable lesson we learned in elementary school, but for some reason that very same lesson is completely thrown out the window when it comes to your ex. A lot of the times we see people trash-talking their ex, and saying things like they hate...

Estrogen Express: Debut

Marilyn Parra, Tiara White, Rebecca Aguila, Cindy Canas, and Guadalupe Zaragoza

December 17, 2018


Filed under Audio-Podcasts

Transcript: [Rebecca] Hi everybody, welcome to our first podcast [Everyone in sync] Estrogen Express!! {Soundboard} “Yes” [Marilyn] In this show we’ll be covering topics that you're uncomfortable discussing with your parents or friends. We're here to cover it all. [Marilyn] My name is Marilyn. [Cind...

Everyone is loved by someone

Stephanies Guerrero

February 26, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Valentine’s Day is here and for a lot of people it feels like a special holiday for them and their significant other.Yes, it can be thought of as a special holiday, but not necessarily just for one person and their romantic partner. Feb. 14 is considered to be a special day for couples. A day whe...

All you need is non-conforming love

All you need is non-conforming love

Jasmine Martinez

February 13, 2018


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Valentine’s Day has snuck up on us once more, and with the holiday comes the same, tired media plots and advertisements that exclude queer people in favor of pandering to the majority heterosexual audience. Every ad is just trying to serve its purpose, which is to sell a product. How does a company...

‘Sexting’: A potentially self-damning trend

Daniel Green, Managing Editor

September 15, 2014


Filed under News

In a world of smartphones, Instagram and Facebook, it’s not uncommon to know everyone's business; every little detail of everybody's life needs to be captured and posted online. For some, it's food, pets, a party with friends or that perfect selfie that the world needs to see. However, some are...

Long distant student relationships are what you make of them

Zeinab Chahine, Staff Writer

May 14, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Long distant relationships between college students is something most people might consider a soon to be failed relationship. Although, many times these relationships do fail, other times it can bring couples closer together. The notion that a long distant relationship between students is doomed...

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