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Kurt Cobain documentary shows different side of musician

Kurt Cobain documentary shows different side of musician

Cicely Chisholm

May 6, 2015

Follow @cicelyrose_ // It's been just over 20 years since Kurt Cobain, lead singer of grunge rock band Nirvana, committed suicide in his Seattle home, and the world has just received the first authorized documentary on his life with "Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck." Fans who grew up listening to Nirvana and who know Kurt's story will be blown away while watching this film. The music choices stand ou...

Things to do before graduation

Things to do before graduation

Cicely Chisholm

May 6, 2015

With the semester coming to a close and graduation rapidly approaching, there are some things graduating seniors can experience only on campus. These CSUN specific activities can serve as the start of your very own bucket list.See a show at the VPAC: There are plenty of events at the beautiful Visual Perfo...

The dangers of fake concert tickets

The dangers of fake concert tickets

Cicely Chisholm

April 27, 2015

Cicely Chisholm / Lifestyle Editor Follow @cicelyrose_ // Imagine your favorite band or performer was playing after years of being on hiatus or even disbanded. Tickets were only being sold at Ticketmaster so you wait for the exact time, and try to grab a few. Then you wait. A spinnin...

Whipping up your own lotion

Whipping up your own lotion

Cicely Chisholm

April 21, 2015

Making your own cosmetics, lotions, sunscreens, or other products you might use everyday, can have an impact on not only you, but the environment.Using ingredients you know, can pronounce and easily buy, can mean you know what exactly goes into and on your body. Since the skin is the largest organ on ...

Eating your way through a road trip

Eating your way through a road trip

Cicely Chisholm

April 2, 2015

Spring break is upon us, and then only a month later it’s summer. It’s the season of music festivals, intense heat and road trips. If you’ve never been on a road trip, I highly suggest you remedy that right away. Living in Los Angeles grants us a lot of close-by destinations that are usuall...

Where to get festive for St. Patrick’s Day

Where to get festive for St. Patrick’s Day

Cicely Chisholm

March 17, 2015

Even though St. Patrick’s Day is on a Tuesday, there are plenty of places in the area that will offer lots of alcohol, lots of dancing and lots of mischief. Here are some things you can do in case you’re thinking of going out and want the most out of the money you’ll drop that night. Just be sure...

Get your free ice cream from Dairy Queen

Get your free ice cream from Dairy Queen

Cicely Chisholm

March 16, 2015

In an effort to liven up a Monday, Dairy Queen is giving away a small soft-serve vanilla cone today during regular business hours at participating locations. The Mid-West based company is celebrating its 75th anniversary in style by treating its customers and giving back to the community. Like mos...

Shut up and walk the Palladium stage

Shut up and walk the Palladium stage

Cicely Chisholm

March 14, 2015

  Cicely Chisholm / Lifestyle Editor @cicelyrose_ If dancing, synth-pop-rock and face paint sounds like your kind of night, Walk the Moon might need to be put on your list of bands to see before you die. The Ohio natives rocked a sold out Hollywood Palladium show on March 12 and didn’t disappoint the...

Taking advantage of the farmer’s market

Taking advantage of the farmer’s market

Cicely Chisholm

February 26, 2015

On this week's Dinner Thyme, we're going to show you three recipes you can make with the ingredients available at the Associated Student's farmer's market. It's now easier to buy fresh produce and ingredients. What used to require a drive or long walk to the nearest grocery store is now just a short...

Sip away V-Day with these drinks

Sip away V-Day with these drinks

Cicely Chisholm

February 14, 2015

What's Valentine's Day without a special drink to sip with a person you love? Whether it's your parents, grandparents, children, friends or significant others, there's something for everybody involved in your life. Pink Hot Chocolate Time: 15 minutes Cost: $10 Makes: 6 servings This r...

Video games to play with your partner

Video games to play with your partner

Cicely Chisholm

February 11, 2015

With Valentine's Day fever in the air, maybe you and your significant other want something you can do together. Video games are perfect for building teamwork, problem-solving and communication skills. It's also a good way to relieve school-related stress. It doesn't matter if you're both hardcore...

Impress your Valentine with a DIY project

Impress your Valentine with a DIY project

Cicely Chisholm

February 1, 2015

It’s the season of showing your loved ones just how much you care, and usually with gifts of some sort. There’s still some time before Valentine’s Day, but it’s never too early to start planning out a something special for a significant other, parent, sibling, grandparent, pet or whomever...

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