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Screenshot of gameplay from Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition on Xbox.

Decade of the Dovahkiin: Skyrim celebrates tenth anniversary

by Morgan Ray, Staff Writer // January 14, 2022

*WARNING ADVENTURERS: MODERATE SPOILERS AHEAD* “How high the mountains of Skyrim rise.” It’s been a decade since “The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim”...

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Kristen Stewart shines as Princess Diana in Spencer.

‘Spencer’ and the ties that bind

by Morgan Ray, Staff Writer // January 12, 2022

*CW: This film contains depictions of bulimia and self-harm.*  “Poor strangers, they have so much to be afraid of.”  -Shirley Jackson, “We...

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Poster for House of Gucci showing the high-profile cast starring in the film.

Hallowed be thy surname: ‘House of Gucci’ just cannot make it work

by Morgan Ray, Staff Writer // January 6, 2022

*WARNING: FATHER, SON AND MODERATE SPOILERS* When fashion house scion Maurizio Gucci (Adam Driver) marries Patrizia Reggiani (Lady Gaga), they’re...

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Following the musicals in-person premiere, Irwin held a brief Q&A with the cast, where he showed some concept art based on the story.

Student musical ‘Extrastellar’ creates immersive audial spectacle

by Ryan Hardison, Arts & Culture Editor // December 19, 2021

For six years, San Diego State mathematics junior Alec Irwin had an idea for a musical rattling around his head. He knew the setting would be outer space...

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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’

by Cristina Lombardo, Assistant Arts and Culture Editor // 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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Julian Salbergs acoustic performance set a peaceful tone for the night.

Aztec Music Group hosts inaugural show of backyard concert series

by Gwenyth Hoebing , Contributor // December 10, 2021

On Dec. 3, San Diego State students joined the Aztec Music Group for good drinks, food and even better performances from local artists. The lively event...

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Third-year piano performance student Shawn Jerge performed for the piano departments first in-person recital since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Piano department hosts first in-person recital of fall semester

by Marian Cuevas, Staff Writer // December 8, 2021

On Sunday, Nov. 21, the piano department of the School of Music and Dance hosted their first in-person solo piano recital since the pandemic began. The...

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Los Ángeles Azules member Elías Porfirio Mejía Avante flashing a peace sign towards the crowd.

Mexican group Los Ángeles Azules arrive for 40-year anniversary tour

by Juan Daniel Avila, Senior Staff Writer // December 8, 2021

The 40-year anniversary tour of Los Ángeles Azules made a stop on Nov. 21 at San Diego State’s Viejas Arena — which appeared to be a sold-out event...

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Puerto Rican singer Farruko electrified the crowd at Viejas Arena with a sound that perfectly balanced EDM and reggaeton.

Puerto Rican singer Farruko’s ‘La 167’ tour makes a stop at Viejas Arena

by Juan Daniel Avila and Maritza Camacho // December 8, 2021

San Diego — Farruko invigorated the vibrant diverse crowd with chart-topping songs and inspirational pep talks on Nov. 19 at Viejas Arena.  Akim...

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These delicious dumplings are flavorful and savory bites that take your taste buds to a whole new world.

Dumpling Dash: Jasmine Seafood feeds and funds Kearny Mesa

by Jessica Octavio, Senior Staff Writer // December 2, 2021

Jasmine Seafood is a gem on San Diego’s coveted Convoy Street, a local haven for lovers of Asian cuisine located in Kearny Mesa. This dim sum place has...

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Women-led student film ‘The Obedience Project’ takes viewers back in time

by Flower Smith, Senior Staff Writer // December 1, 2021

Time, patience and passion is what drives the filmmaking process, film production major Shaylen Haller said.  In her final semester at San Diego State,...

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Ballams posts often feature surprise appearances by his dog Cocoa, who shows his head in the lower left corner.

Outfit of the day account teaches professional dress for students

by Eugènie Budnik, Staff Writer // December 1, 2021

When clicking on the Instagram account named ‘Mark@SDSUFowler,’ which has posts of a professionally dressed middle-aged man sharing the details of...

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