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Emily Burgess

Emily Burgess, Graphics Editor

Emily is a junior at San Diego State. She is pursuing a degree in graphic design with a double minor in marketing and interdisciplinary studies.
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The 20th anniversary of the original

[Photo] Celebrating 20 years of “Shrek” and its influence on pop culture

April 14, 2021

The 20th anniversary of the original "Shrek" movie is on May 18.

Doja Cat's

[Photo] Inside The Tape: Doja Cat goes back to the “Streets” in latest music video

March 24, 2021

Doja Cat's "Streets" music video takes inspiration from Amsterdam's Red Light District and the TikTok silhouette challenge.

The continued violence against the APIDA community has many people asking when actual change will come.

[Photo] Editorial: Hate has no place here

March 24, 2021

The continued violence against the APIDA community has many people asking when actual change will come.

After cutting down the nets at Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, men's basketball head coach Brian Dutcher did a

[Photo] San Diego State to embrace the Madness this March

March 17, 2021

After cutting down the nets at Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, men's basketball head coach Brian Dutcher did a "trust fall" from the top of the ladder...

The Oscar trophy that has become synonymous with the Academy Awards could be in the hands of some historic figures soon.

[Photo] While historic, Oscar ‘firsts’ are long overdue

March 17, 2021

The Oscar trophy that has become synonymous with the Academy Awards could be in the hands of some historic figures soon.

[Photo] Local artists use San Diego as inspiration for latest music video

February 25, 2021

"Mission" takes inspiration from local San Diego areas such as Mission Beach.

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

[Photo] Despite COVID-19, campus custodians still continue the cleanup

February 24, 2021

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

Artists such as H.E.R., Beyonce, Lil Baby and Leon Bridges used social justice movements as inspiration for their latest music.

[Photo] Quick Take: Artists draw inspiration from social justice movements of 2020

February 9, 2021

Artists such as H.E.R., Beyonce, Lil Baby and Leon Bridges used social justice movements as inspiration for their latest music.

Lana Del Rey, Drake and Weezer are a few artists who could be releasing albums in 2021.

[Photo] Quick Take: Here’s some albums to expect in the new year

February 9, 2021

Lana Del Rey, Drake and Weezer are a few artists who could be releasing albums in 2021.

After waiting nearly a year to return to the field/court of play, more programs will compete during the 2021 spring semester than ever before.

[Photo] Run it back: Spring sports have returned

January 27, 2021

After waiting nearly a year to return to the field/court of play, more programs will compete during the 2021 spring semester than ever before.

President Biden's inaugural address carried a theme of unity as he pledged to be a president for all Americans.

[Photo] Joe Biden sworn in as 46th President, Kamala Harris makes history as first female, Black VP

January 20, 2021

President Biden's inaugural address carried a theme of unity as he pledged to be a president for all Americans.

Ariana Grande, Aminé, Dua Lipa, Bad Bunny and The Strokes are the artists that round out our picks for part two of 2020's Albums of The Year.

[Photo] DA Staff Picks: The Best Albums of 2020, Part Two

December 22, 2020

Ariana Grande, Aminé, Dua Lipa, Bad Bunny and The Strokes are the artists that round out our picks for part two of 2020's Albums of The Year.

Music artists Chloe x Halle, Alicia Keys, Giveon, Rina Sawayama and UMI highlight part one of The Daily Aztec's Albums of The Year.

[Photo] DA Staff Picks: The Best Albums of 2020, Part One

December 9, 2020

Music artists Chloe x Halle, Alicia Keys, Giveon, Rina Sawayama and UMI highlight part one of The Daily Aztec's Albums of The Year.

[Photo] Cast of “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” reunite for 30-year anniversary special

December 8, 2020

"The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" ran on television for six seasons from 1990 to 1996.

Intuitive eating can help you avoid feeling guilty about what's on your plate this holiday season.

[Photo] A look into “intuitive eating” during the holiday season

December 8, 2020

Intuitive eating can help you avoid feeling guilty about what's on your plate this holiday season.

The University Senate did not listen to the cries of students who strongly opposed eliminating the traditional Spring Break.

[Photo] Editorial: How can students be expected to listen to a university that refuses to listen to them?

December 2, 2020

The University Senate did not listen to the cries of students who strongly opposed eliminating the traditional Spring Break.

The Sony Playstation 5 and Microsoft Xbox Series X both provide options that students can't go wrong with getting.

[Photo] Battle of the Consoles: PS5 vs XBOX Series X

November 23, 2020

The Sony Playstation 5 and Microsoft Xbox Series X both provide options that students can't go wrong with getting.

The APIDA Center is the newest addition to the resource centers on campus.

[Photo] SDSU welcomes addition of Asian Pacific Islander Desi American Resource Center

October 23, 2020

The APIDA Center is the newest addition to the resource centers on campus.

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