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Magic shows are not my strong suit

by Ahmad Dixon, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017

Filed under Arts & Culture, Arts & Lifestyle

You know that trick where you see a woman in half? I tried to do it once and she bled out all over the stage. Editor's Note: Mr. Dixon may or may not have actually sawed a woman in half during a magic show. Let me take you...

Sage the Gemini feels love for fans

by Julianna Ress, Senior Staff Writer

February 1, 2017

Filed under Arts & Culture, Arts & Lifestyle, Showcase

Hip-hop artist Sage the Gemini took the stage at San Diego’s House of Blues on Friday, Jan. 27, the night reminiscent of an exhilarating college party with the combination of the nonstop energy and Sage’s young fans.  Pos...

I died the other day, but I’m fine

by Ahmad Dixon, Staff Writer

February 1, 2017

Filed under Arts & Culture, Arts & Lifestyle

Last semester I wrote an introduction to one of the best dark arts programs in the California State University system. If you recall I wrote about “Introduction to Necromancy,” a class where I brought my dead cat to life....

A peek into the campus archives

by Ahmad Dixon, Staff Writer

January 25, 2017

Filed under Arts & Culture, Arts & Lifestyle

As a history major, I have a decent amount of access to the San Diego State archives. During my time in the archives, I have found several interesting documents and I have decided to reprint a few letters I’ve found. I hope you find them as fascinating as I do...