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Trend Watch: Mixed Metals

by Sarah Weinberg

May 2, 2011

There’s nothing more quintessentially spring then a breezy floral dress in happy, pastel colors. It’s so ideal, in fact, that we feel the need to don these pieces every time the sun decides to shine. With a look like that on repeat, it’s easy to feel overw...

CF: How to dress for combat

by Staff

April 26, 2011

During the wintertime, my favorite accessory has to be my knee-high leather boots. I wear them almost every day. They're perfectly worn in and so incredibly comfortable that I never want to take them off. The best part about b...

Record Rewind: Time-Travel 101

by Trenton Villanueva

April 26, 2011

In the spirit of the “Record Rewind” column--and with finals looming dangerously near--I’ve decided to “quantum leap” us into the completely arbitrary year of 2001 (SPOILER ALERT--this article will not involve any fu...

JAM: That’s a f***load of festivals!

by Jack Crane

April 25, 2011

Here at J.A.M. the only thing we love more than music is a great music festival. And if you’ve been following the circuit too, you might have been at SXSW, Ultra or Coachella. But how much are we expected to pay for a ticket nowadays, and how fa...

Bold and Beautiful

by Venice Fahey

April 22, 2011

Back in September when the spring season was hardly an afterthought in the minds of many, I fell completely in love. The bright oranges, daring fuchsias and joyous yellows that composed the spring 2011 runway collection of Diane von F...

Record Rewind: The 1st Annual GBTECFIE Award

by Trenton Villanueva

April 20, 2011

Before the existence of the massively overrated band U2—or Snow Patrol, Two Door Cinema Club, The Thrills, My Bloody Valentine, Sinead O’Connor, Aslan, and many more—Ireland gave birth to the only band I considered wort...

CF: The Pack is Back

by Staff

April 20, 2011

Spring is here and it's officially festival season. With Coachella upon us and many more to come, it's time to begin formulating the perfect festival outfit. I have my cut-off denim shorts and vintage cropped band tees all read...

Smashburger is well done

by Sarah Grieco

April 15, 2011

There’s no question San Diego has an abundance of burger joints. With funky fresh dining joints such as Hodad’s and Burger Lounge cropping up in new locations, the hardest question now is: which one? Have no fear, french fries...

Record Rewind: Melanie Safka

by Jack Crane

April 13, 2011

Melanie Safka is the original Madonna. Before it was cool to drop your last name and become an international enigma, Melanie was writing up a storm and essentially becoming one of the most influential folk artists of the 1960s and ...

Record Rewind: Soviet Style

by Trenton Villanueva

April 13, 2011

50 years ago yesterday, Soviet Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first human to ever venture into space. To celebrated this monumental occasion, I made a list of every rock ‘n’ roll band I could think of that originated from ...

CollegeFashionista: The Keys to Style

by Sarah Weinberg

April 13, 2011

Taking a trend and making it campus-appropriate can be tough. But that’s partly why CollegeFashionista exists: to show you, through other stylish students, how transforming a runway look into a school one can be done. Through a perusal of...

Student Profile by CollegeFashionista

by Venice and Sarah

April 13, 2011

Spring has officially arrived, and while that usually entails yellows, reds and oranges galore, I can still appreciate a predominantly black outfit to welcome the season. This Fashionista's tribal-inspired blazer made me forget about all things...