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Student Reaction: 2015 MTV VMAs

Student Reaction: 2015 MTV VMAs

Eliset Zapien

September 1, 2015

It is definitely more than just an award show: the MTV Video Music Awards, or VMAs, sure did not fail to entertain this year. All the biggest names in the music industry were there. From the glamorous red carpet looks to the performances, the VMAs left us several things to talk about. Every year the...

Biopic “Straight Outta Compton” tells N.W.A’s incredible story

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Julissa Vasquez

August 29, 2015

The movie "Straight Outta Compton" is a biopic based on the rise of the rap group N.W.A. The film follows group members Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, Eazy-E, DJ Yella and MC Ren. Directed by F. Gary Gray, "Straight Outta Compton" had record-breaking opening weekend sales at the box offices. The opening ...

Matafest Kicks Off Fall Semester at USU

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Jasmin Robinson

August 27, 2015

Classes have officially begun but that does not mean the fun has to stop. CSUN’s Matafest has become an on-campus tradition. The festivities bring together new and returning students to meet and learn of what the campus has to offer, all while enjoying good food and listening to great music. “Matafest...

Prep for Valentine’s Day on Netflix

Prep for Valentine's Day on Netflix

Madeline Sensibile

February 5, 2015

Valentine’s Day is near, and whether you’re single or not, you can’t deny that you love a good romantic movie. Tearjerking, hilarious or just a downright classic, here are four movies you need to watch on Netflix for the big V-day. Let’s start with a classic, Woody Allen’s “Annie Hall.” It may not jump out to you as a typic...

Artists transform light on water into money for water filtration stations

Artists transform light on water into money for water filtration stations

Marissa Nall

February 1, 2015

In the austere front room of Flood Magazine a bright display of surfboards represented a collaboration between photographer Rob Machado and artist Sage Vaughn aimed at reducing the use of plastic water bottles in schools. On the opposite wall, prints of photographs taken on Machado’s travels were painted with Vaughn’s...

H&M releasing a Coachella-inspired clothing line

Chloe Rudningen rests in the shade between shows on the second day of the Coachella Music and Arts Festival in Indio, Calif., on Saturday, April 12, 2014.

Ugochi Obinma

January 29, 2015

Flower crowns, fringe and crop tops will be flooding the racks at H&M; mid-March as they collaborate with Coachella to develop a new spring line. What does this mean for the Swedish retailer? Does that mean expanding their clientele, and reaching a new audience? Does that change the look of H&M;? The fa...

10th Anniversary of Free Museum Day

The Huntington Library in San Marino features several gardens, including The Garden of Flowing Fragrance, one of the largest Chinese gardens outside of China.  (Trevor Stamp / Multimedia Editor)

Betsy Belle Camacho

January 28, 2015

More than 20 Los Angeles museums will be offering free admission on Saturday, January 31st. This year will be the celebration of the 10th annual free museum day where people will have easy access to some of the greatest art galleries, photography exhibitions, and ancient artifacts. To lend a helping hand to “museum ...

Geek Clash welcomes third host

Neelofer Lodhy

September 3, 2014

It didn’t take long for “Geek Clash” to evolve into its new, triple threat form. This week we welcome Lita Van Houten to the show, joining Josh and Trevor as your hosts. In her inaugural episode, Lita continues our fall preview from last week, geeking out over some of the upcoming televisio...

Culture Clash Podcast: E3 2014 and the ‘Game of Thrones’ finale

Josh Carlton

June 18, 2014

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