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Column: Tyler, The Creator holds special celebration for music video that launched career

by Kennedy Benjamin, Contributor // February 25, 2021

Recently, rapper Tyler, The Creator celebrated 10 years since the release of the music video for his single "Yonkers," which essentially launched his career. To...

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Lorena Lazard showcased a piece by Mexican artist Aline Berdichevsky called

School of Art and Design hosts guest lecture series about amplifying solidarity

by Brandon Balayan, Staff Writer // February 25, 2021

As a child, jewelry artist Lorena Lazard enjoyed playing in the mud, and found great pleasure in manipulating the pliable earth to create whatever she...

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Club Corner: National Pan Hellenic Council SDSU Chapter

by David Ahumada, Staff Writer // February 25, 2021

Greek life is one of the many reasons that students choose to attend San Diego State. However, with current pandemic restrictions and no return to campus...

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Aztec Dance Marathon raises money for local children’s hospitals. This photo was taken prior to 2020.

Dance Marathon continues helping out kids in need despite pandemic

by Isabel Smith, Staff Writer // February 25, 2021

Last February, hundreds of San Diego State students danced the night away at the SDSU Dance Marathon with the goal of raising money for patients and families...

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Local artists use San Diego as inspiration for latest music video

by Jacob Sullivan, Contributor // February 25, 2021

Mission Beach, San Diego, a neighborhood famed for its bustling tourist sector, picturesque beaches and vibrant eatery options is synonymous with San Diego...

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Despite most classes being virtual because of COVID-19, campus custodians still have to continue the cleanup.

Despite COVID-19, campus custodians still continue the cleanup

by Ryan Hardison, Senior Staff Writer // February 24, 2021

As a student who lived on San Diego State’s campus for the bulk of two years, and attended class in a majority of buildings on campus, I’ll admit that...

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SDSU Alum’s short film makes it to Sundance Film Festival

by Aleah Jarin, Senior Staff Writer // February 24, 2021

San Diego State alum Luis Lopez, who graduated with a film production degree in fall 2019, debuted his short film documentary, “Dear Philadelphia,”...

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Yna Pineda performing an original song accompanied with graphic design illustrations from Kenzie Barnickle. Screenshot courtesy of More Than Music.

Aztec Music Group, SDSU Rotaract team up for ‘More Than Music’ festival

by Catlan Nguyen, Social Media Editor // February 23, 2021

The flashing lights.  The feeling of excitement and anticipation in the air.  Being connected to your community. These are all aspects regular...

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“Arts Alive: A Cloud 9 Panel Discussion” highlights social issues in theatre

by Kayla Brown, Staff Writer // February 22, 2021

Arts Alive hosted a fifth discovery series panel about the revived satirical play “Cloud 9” on Monday, Feb. 15. The discussion brought together faculty...

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Elizabeth Olson as Wanda Maximoff and Paul Bettany as Vision in Marvel Studios' WANDAVISION, exclusively on Disney+. (Photo courtesy of Marvel Studios. ©Marvel Studios 2021. All Rights Reserved.)

Review: WandaVision begins a brilliant start for the future of Disney’s Marvel Studios

by Bradley Gonzales, Staff Writer // February 22, 2021

In the wake of massive success, Avengers: Endgame, Marvel Studios took a hiatus that lasted an extensive 1.5 years. With the release date being pushed...

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“Judas and the Black Messiah: The Inspired Album” is a fitting sonic addition to Fred Hampton’s legacy

by Jacob Sullivan, Contributor // February 22, 2021

Albums inspired by movies can oftentimes be a hit or miss.  A lot goes into the planning of the album. Who should be on it? Who should produce it?...

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Students gather at an SDSU International Youth and Students for Social Equality  event in 2017. (Courtesy of Melody, an SDSU IYSSE alumni)

San Diego State Socialists call for working class revolution

by Brandon Balayan, Staff Writer // February 19, 2021

For Emanuele Saccarelli, the unfulfilled promises of peace following the collapse of the USSR and the current situation of the world can be attributed...

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