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Shalika Oza

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Thank you, Madame Vice President

Thank you, Madame Vice President

November 25, 2020

Growing up in America, it wasn’t often that I saw South Asian characters in the media, and if I did, they seemed exaggerated and not nearly representative...

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Why Justin Bieber's

Why Justin Bieber’s “Believe” is his best album

October 24, 2020

In January, three friends and I decided to sign a lease for a house just next to campus. We didn't think everything would turn out as it did, however,...

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Distance learning presents students with a number of disadvantages

Distance learning presents students with a number of disadvantages

October 2, 2020

With San Diego State scaling back operations this March – stopping all but essential research and transitioning the majority of classes online – due...

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Black communities still suffer from police brutality

Black communities still suffer from police brutality

February 19, 2020

Policing in America has been a controversial subject for decades. The blatant, unequal treatment of people of color has been gaining more and more traction,...

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Money is not a reflection of how successful someone is

Money is not a reflection of how successful someone is

November 13, 2019

What is success?  To some, it is rising up the ranks in their career and making a boatload of money. To others, it is finding a purpose for their lives....

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Students at Take Back the Night Protest in 2014.

Schools must do more to help victims of sexual assault

October 16, 2019

Regardless of whether you are in high school, college or wherever you are in life, sexual assault happens.  Recently, Leland High School within the...

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We must celebrate all cultures

December 12, 2018

It’s time to celebrate our cultures, not spread hate. Growing up, I was raised with two different cultures. On one hand, I am Indian, something I...

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Vote if you can, for those who can’t

November 19, 2018

It’s been a few days since the midterm elections, but I didn't vote. Not because I didn't want to, but because I am not old enough. Though I do...

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Makeup companies still miss the mark when it comes to inclusivity

October 17, 2018

Rihanna's Fenty Beauty foundation line took the world by storm with its stunning 40 shades. Ranging from really fair to really deep, the world was finally...

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Olmeca lives up to its terrible reputation

October 3, 2018

Movies and television shows make college living seem like a dream. And though I was not that idealistic and optimistic, I knew that no matter where...

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