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The stages of Thanksgiving break

by Thalia Bernal, Contributor

November 22, 2016

Filed under Arts & Culture, Arts & Lifestyle

Oh Thanksgiving, the time for turkey and great company. If you're a student like me, you are most likely spending the days leading up to this holiday trying to figure out if anything is due before your mind completely checks...

Student uses dance as inspiration

by Maya Carter, Contributor

November 21, 2016

Filed under Arts & Culture, Arts & Lifestyle

During the four years that dance senior Nhu Nguyen has been at San Diego State, she has begun to make a name for herself among the dance community. Born in Vietnam, Nhu said that she started dancing at the age of four as a wa...

The McRib is greater than humanity

by Ahmad Dixon, Staff Writer

November 21, 2016

Filed under Arts & Culture, Arts & Lifestyle

Since this year is wrapping up, I have  been thinking a lot about the past. In the spirit of looking backwards, I present: Ahmad Dixon’s Brief History of Humanity. “Editor’s Note: This may or may not be an accurate depic...

Artist turns typical trash to treasure

by Julianna Ress, Senior Staff Writer

November 21, 2016

Filed under Arts & Culture, Arts & Lifestyle

When most people see empty milk cartons, they see trash. But, when painting and printmaking graduate student Moses Muturi sees empty milk cartons, he sees an opportunity to create art. Muturi said art was essential to his upb...

Leaving my legacy on a trash can

by Ahmad Dixon, Contributor

November 16, 2016

Filed under Arts & Culture, Arts & Lifestyle

I am just about midway through my first year at San Diego State and I am already concerned about my legacy. I want generations of students to see my name and think, “Ahmad Dixon, what a great man!” Or at the very leas...