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College hacks that’ll save your wallet

College hacks that’ll save your wallet

According to College Board, during 2014-2015 the average tuition and fees paid by college students were: $31,231 at private colleges $22,958 for out-of-state residents attending public universities $9,139 for state residents at public colleges Do not let your wallet...

A Maize and Blue future

A Maize and Blue future

Orientation: The relative determination of position or direction. College orientation: The position is independence, and the direction is forward. Last week I got my first taste of college, or rather, a fleeting glimpse of my future. I never could’ve guessed my future...

50 years later, more courage is still needed in Watts

50 years later, more courage is still needed in Watts

I have lived in Watts for 20 years and there was never a time where I was afraid to walk down the streets. Other people seemed paranoid about my neighborhood to me; I thought they had heard too many reports of violent crime in the media that made them afraid of my...

Fifteen tips for college freshmen

Fifteen tips for college freshmen

Remember it's as awkward as you make it. Or, rather, it's only awkward if you make it awkward. You will be attending some ice breakers, so just go with it! Think of some other things to talk about besides where you're from and what major you're in. Everyone is just as...

Clippers bring determination to media day

Clippers bring determination to media day

The Los Angeles Clippers held their official media day on Sept. 25, which consisted of player photo shoots, news conferences, and an insight into the upcoming season. The first news conference began with Coach Doc Rivers, who shared what we can expect in the upcoming...

Famous women honored at Glendale art exhibit

Famous women honored at Glendale art exhibit

Many prominent women figures, such as Lucille Ball and Elsa from "Frozen", are being celebrated for their impact on the world from past to present in “Leading Ladies: From Fantasy to Reality” at the Forest Lawn Museum in Glendale. “The underlying theme here is the...

Campus crime: sexual assault

Campus crime: sexual assault

  On Oct. 11, a female student attending California State University, Northridge reported a sexual assault that occurred at 1:30 a.m. in the University Park Apartments. Filed as "Rape by act under false pretense" by campus police, the investigation is ongoing. On...