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Best Buddies welcomed prospective members with ice cream and cookies during their first meeting of the fall semester on Wednesday Sept. 8.

Best Buddies welcomes inclusive and lifelong friendships for all students

by Ryan Hardison, Arts & Culture Editor // September 16, 2021

College can be an isolating experience at times, and with so many tasks and obligations, it’s hard to find the time to make new friends. SDSU Best Buddies...

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Drake and Kanye's public rivalry has prompted many fans to compare the two's historical stats.

The rivalry between Drake & Kanye has made a significant impact on hip-hop

by Aaron Velasquez , Contributor // September 16, 2021

Kanye West and Aubrey “Drake” Graham are two rappers whose careers have dominated the airwaves over the last 15 years. From the iconic songs they’ve...

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Saint Luna is an alternative, indie, psychedelic modern-classic rock band made up of five SDSU students.

Local band Saint Luna has a unique and experimental sound

by Sara Rott, Senior Staff Writer // September 15, 2021

When it comes to major-based courses at San Diego State, individuals are surrounded by peers who share similar interests.  That's the story for a group...

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The Look Magazine will be putting out their first full-scale magazine during the fall 2021 semester.

The Look Magazine allows students to pursue their creativity

by Flower Smith, Staff Writer // September 15, 2021

Are you a student at San Diego State who is interested in art, fashion and culture? If so, then The Look Magazine will definitely be the place for you.  The...

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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

by Cristina Lombardo, Assistant Arts and Culture Editor // 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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The San Diego Watercolor Society hosts new shows for members every month, each with a new theme.

San Diego Watercolor Society hosts ‘Lazy Days’ exhibition

by Niamh Moore, Staff Writer // September 10, 2021

The San Diego Watercolor Society recently wrapped up their month-long “Lazy Days” virtual art exhibition. The show was available online from Aug. 6. ...

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Rappers Belly (left) and Ginuwine was an attendee at the 2007 MuchMusic Video Awards, held the night of Sunday, June 17, 2007 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. By Professional photographer Robin Wong. - http://www.robinwong.ca/press_release_jpg_web.zip, CC BY 2.5, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2300438

Belly captures listeners in his aura on ‘See You Next Wednesday’

by Evelyn Martinez, Staff Writer // September 10, 2021

Ahmad Balshe, better known as Belly, is a Palestinian-born Canadian rapper and songwriter signed to the Weeknd’s record label, XO. On August 26 Belly...

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Screenshot of Awkwafina's Instagram celebrating the release of

‘Shang-Chi’ is worthwhile but not without its faults

by Morgan Davidson, Contributor // September 8, 2021

Marvel Studios’ “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” sets a new precedent, yet seemingly takes a step back. It is the first Marvel movie to...

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Amber St. James performing on stage in front of Hepner Hall during 2021 Dragstravaganza.

‘Dragstravaganza” brings glitz, gloss and glamour back to Hepner Hall

by Niamh Moore, Staff Writer // September 8, 2021

This year's Dragstravaganza organized by the San Diego State Student Pride Center brought glitter, glamour and fierceness to Aztec Nights. The show featured...

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Nursing student develops strong passion for high-quality photoshoots

Nursing student develops strong passion for high-quality photoshoots

by Flower Smith, Staff Writer // September 7, 2021

A nursing junior at San Diego State University, Serena Tran is a passionate photographer who is growing every day with her artistry.  Tran’s passion...

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Weezer performing songs from their latest album

Hella Mega: a rock n’ roll ‘Holiday’

by Nicholas Ebadat, Staff Writer // September 7, 2021

Weezer, Fall Out Boy and Green Day turned Petco Park upside down on Aug. 29 with a truly mega concert that shook the East Village after a year and a half...

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SDSU students relate to Disney film

SDSU students relate to Disney film “Luca” this back-to-school season

by Riley Martinez, Senior Staff Writer // September 6, 2021

“We can’t let him stay in this world - can we?” This question lies at the crux of “Luca,” Disney-Pixar’s newest movie and director Enrico...

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