The Daily Aztec

Julianna Ress
Julianna Ress is the Arts & Culture editor of The Daily Aztec. She is a senior majoring in journalism with a minor in television, film and new media, and her writing has appeared in The Ringer, E! News and local publications. She was awarded "Best Arts & Entertainment Story" at the 2018 California College Media Awards for her piece, "Revisiting my hometown through 'Lady Bird.'" Follow her on Twitter @juliannaress or email her at

Julianna Ress, Arts & Culture Editor

May 09, 2019
JMS classes aren’t doing enough (Story)
May 08, 2019
Senior Farewell: Julianna Ress (Story)
May 08, 2019
Your problematic favs: A playlist (Story)
Apr 17, 2019
Wesley House provides affordable housing for students on a budget (Media)
Apr 10, 2019
Black Women’s Healing Circle fosters valuable community through discussion (Story)
Mar 25, 2019
Noname concludes her ‘Room 25’ tour in San Diego (Story)
Mar 18, 2019
Better Oblivion Community Center bridges generations of indie rock (Story/Media)
Mar 13, 2019
Ten great songs already released this year (Story/Media)
Mar 06, 2019
The pros and cons of living in an apartment or house (Media)
Mar 06, 2019
Montage on College apartments provide accommodating option for off-campus living (Media)
Jan 30, 2019
Kelly Clarkson flexes legacy on ‘Meaning of Life’ tour (Story)
Jan 23, 2019
Jazz-trained music junior pursues EDM (Story)
Dec 12, 2018
The 10 best songs of 2018 (Story)
Dec 05, 2018
Review: The 1975’s third album captures a world online (Story)
Nov 14, 2018
Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity, Alpha Phi sorority placed on interim suspension (Media)
Nov 14, 2018
Ariana Grande, Carly Rae Jepsen deliver necessary variations of self-empowerment (Story)
Nov 09, 2018
Viral pop sensation Clairo searches for live voice (Story)
Nov 07, 2018
Popular food/comedy podcast ‘Doughboys’ to record live episode in San Diego (Story)
Oct 31, 2018
Troye Sivan, Kim Petras pay respect to 21st century pop on ‘Bloom’ tour (Story)
Oct 17, 2018
Rising pop vocalist Kim Petras to perform at SDSU with Troye Sivan (Story)
Oct 11, 2018
5 Seconds of Summer meld 2018 pop with punk roots (Story/Media)
Sep 05, 2018
Artistic recycling bin campaign launches across campus (Media)
Apr 04, 2018
DAYTRIP seeks earworm power pop (Story)
Apr 04, 2018
Electronic musician DOMONIQXE finds importance in the details (Story)
Mar 07, 2018
Honors College learning community builds bonds through academics (Story)
Jan 17, 2018
The Problem(s) with ‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’ (Story)
Nov 29, 2017
Revisiting my hometown through ‘Lady Bird’ (Story)
Nov 20, 2017
ALBUM REVIEW: Taylor Swift confronts herself on “Reputation” (Story)
Oct 26, 2017
Tegan and Sara reflect on ‘The Con’ (Story)
Oct 02, 2017
Bleachers uses past to connect with future (Story)
Sep 21, 2017
Punk band Against Me! brings politics, electricity and inclusivity to North Park (Story)
Sep 20, 2017
Twin Peaks: The Return’s transcendent interpretation of time (Story)
Aug 27, 2017
Student composer finds unlikely muse (Story)
May 03, 2017
Musical showcases body positivity (Story)
May 03, 2017
My ‘Change of Heart’ on The 1975 (Story)
Apr 26, 2017
Mitski resonates with Irenic crowd (Story)
Apr 13, 2017
Green Day calls for unity through music (Story)
Apr 05, 2017
SDSU students ready to ‘Take Back the Week’ (Story)
Apr 05, 2017
DJ conveys feelings in the moment (Story)
Mar 08, 2017
YG politicizes Greenfest concert (Story)
Mar 01, 2017
The do’s and don’ts of apartment hunting (Story)
Feb 15, 2017
Galentine’s Day Centers around love (Story/Media)
Feb 01, 2017
Sage the Gemini feels love for fans (Story/Media)
Jan 25, 2017
‘Nasty women’ uniting through art exhibits (Story/Media)
Jan 18, 2017
Difficulty drives music student (Story)
Dec 14, 2016
A piece of paper strikes inspiration (Story)
Dec 07, 2016
Hip-hop offers needed ray of light (Story)
Nov 21, 2016
Artist turns typical trash to treasure (Story)
Nov 16, 2016
Graphic Designer Shares Inspirations (Story)
Oct 27, 2016
Surf punks come to the Observatory (Story)
Oct 19, 2016
The Julie Ruin fires-up the crowd (Story)
Oct 12, 2016
New record label signs students (Story)
Oct 05, 2016
KT Tunstall provides life advice (Story)
Oct 04, 2016
Tasty Tuesday: Parkhouse Eatery provides the contentment of home (Story/Media)
Sep 28, 2016
Archaeologist shapes the future (Story/Media)
Sep 21, 2016
Chance resonates with a generation (Story)
Sep 14, 2016
My ‘grab-bag of genres’ experience (Story)
Sep 14, 2016
Band of Skulls returns to San Diego (Story)
Sep 07, 2016
Director speaks about an upcoming documentary on local tragedy (Story)
Aug 29, 2016
SDSU student has ‘experience of a lifetime’ at 2016 Summer Olympics (Story)
Apr 25, 2016
Student band Going Postal puts live music ahead of online following (Story)
Apr 20, 2016
Student rock band plays opening set at SXSW (Story)
Apr 13, 2016
Psychology student’s life story inspires others toward recovery (Story/Media)
Apr 06, 2016
SDSU resident advisors lead freshmen by example (Story/Media)
Mar 23, 2016
Open mic regulars take home a win at Battle of the Bands (Story)
Mar 14, 2016
Marketing junior gains a following with her Spanish-language music (Story)
Mar 07, 2016
Student band O.W.L. mixes differences to its strength (Story)
Mar 02, 2016
Music freshman catches major label buzz through Soundcloud (Story)
Feb 29, 2016
SDSU history of prime-time television course bridges generations of media (Story)