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Kurt Cobain documentary shows different side of musician

Courtney Love and Kurt Cobain in 1992. (Dora Handel/CORBIS/HBO)
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...

Things to do before graduation

Photo credit: Kristine Delicana
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...

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...

Whipping up your own lotion

The final product in its own mason jar. Photo credit: Cicely Chisholm
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,...

Eating your way through a road trip

The long road to Pullman, Wash., has a reputation for being boring, but there are several quick side trips that offer spots for scenery and a little exercise. (Craig Hill/Tacoma News Tribune/MCT)
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...

Where to get festive for St. Patrick’s Day

Kurt Strazdins color illustration three-leaf clovers with words
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...

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...

Shut up and walk the Palladium stage

The entire band harmonizes during one of their songs at the Hollywood Palladium on March 12. Photo credit: Cicely Chisholm
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...

Taking advantage of the farmer’s market

(Cladellain Kae David / Photo Editor)
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....

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...

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....

Impress your Valentine with a DIY project

My finished products. Photo credit: Cicely Chisholm
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...

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