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Cristina Lombardo, Assistant Arts & Culture Editor

Cristina Lombardo is a senior studying journalism.

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5 Seconds of Summer was formed in 2011 when they first started their journey together as a band, also starting their journey with their fans.

5 Seconds of Summer celebrates a decade with ‘2011’

December 13, 2021

Australian band, 5 Seconds of Summer (5SOS) consists of lead guitarist Luke Hemmings, guitarist Michael Clifford, bassist Calum Hood and drummer Ashton...

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This year theres plenty of presents to buy to make any gamer happy.

[Photo] Level up your gift giving this holiday season

November 20, 2021

This year there's plenty of presents to buy to make any gamer happy.

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The reliance on remakes has left many moviegoers wishing for more originality.

[Photo] Column: Another remake? Witness the death of Hollywood originality

November 20, 2021

The reliance on remakes has left many moviegoers wishing for more originality.

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There are many ways to get into the holiday spirit like baking vanilla cupcakes and decorating them with Christmas sprinkles.

‘We whisk you’ a sweet holiday season

November 17, 2021

The holidays are a time for giving, obviously, but as broke college students, the budget we have to spend is low unfortunately.  Luckily for you, there...

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The Howling Halloween Film Festival hosted a night of spooktacular films from students and alumni.

[Photo] Students show cinematic chops at Halloween film festival

November 3, 2021

The Howling Halloween Film Festival hosted a night of spooktacular films from students and alumni.

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Dear Jesy Nelson: your actions lost you a fan

Dear Jesy Nelson: your actions lost you a fan

October 27, 2021

I’ve been a fan of the British girl group Little Mix for a little over a decade.  Little Mix was formed in 2011 on the UK version of the “X-Factor.”...

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Student musician plays first live show on campus

October 13, 2021

Joaquin Paez performed 11 original songs at the second Nooner event of the fall 2021 semester.  The Aztec Student Union hosted the event on Oct.8.  According...

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The view of the front entrance of Empanada Kitchen before one enters the modern, yet tiny store.

Light and airy empanadas might be closer than you think

October 6, 2021

Empanada Kitchen is a small, dainty place smacked in between University Heights and North Park.  When people think of empanadas, what do they think...

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Check-in table for students entering the State Dates event on Sept. 29.

[Photo] ‘State Dates’ is a great place to make friendly connections

October 7, 2021

Check-in table for students entering the State Dates event on Sept. 29.

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Column: Cross Country is Far from the Track

September 24, 2021

When most people hear about cross country, they think of runners going around the track. People believe that the sport is the same as track and field. “Cross...

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The president of Mock Trial, Sophie Jeltema (in white),  talking to new members during the first meeting in person.

Court is in session for Mock Trial Club

September 14, 2021

After a year of gathering virtually, student organizations finally have the chance to reunite in person. The Mock Trial club is experiencing this firsthand...

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Aztec Nights are back and in-person

August 25, 2021

Aztec Nights are officially back! Yes, you read that correctly.  Event policies for Aztec Nights required attendees to mask up. However, students enjoyed...

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Some tape (or washi tape) and a pair of scissors can do you all the wonders and allow you to create fun, yet, useful things for your new room.

Ways to spice up your room on a budget

August 14, 2021

San Diego State is welcoming a new generation of students to campus this fall 2021 semester. Moving in as a freshman or sophomore can be time consuming...

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Luke Hemmings performing with 5 Seconds of Summer at The Forum in Inglewood, California.

Luke Hemmings launches solo career with debut singles ‘Starting Line’ and ‘Motion’

July 30, 2021

For nearly a decade, Australian pop band 5 Seconds of Summer (5SOS) has given the world multiple chart-topping albums. Starting off as just four friends...

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A group poster promoting the Men of Color Empowerment Group. They meet virtually every Monday from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Club Corner: Men of Color Empowerment Group looks to advance people of color at SDSU

April 8, 2021

It’s been a year since the pandemic paused our everyday lives – but life is starting to seem to go back to normal.  But this past year has had...

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The poster for SDSU Vdays virtual event show. It will be virtual and live-streamed to an audience.

V-Day SDSU strives to bring awareness and open arms to victims of abuse

March 1, 2021

For speech, language, and hearing sciences junior, Lacie McArdle, it was just another day scrolling through Instagram, though this time an opportunity...

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Three students get free shirts in Montezuma Hall during one of the Aztec Nights events in 2017. This year Aztec Nights events will also give away free items and food on campus.

Aztec Nights begins fall events with a virtual twist amidst COVID-19

September 11, 2020

This Fall, San Diego State welcomed students back to campus, but in a different way – mostly online. As a result, Aztec Nights, the popular free,...

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