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How to spend 24 hours in Korea

How to spend 24 hours in Korea

Seoul, Korea. Home of world-renowned K-Pop bands, addicting dramas and cutesy K-beauty brands. But what lies below the surface?  Upon a deeper look, a rich culture lies waiting to be exposed, explored and understood by travelers all over the world. So, here’s how you...

Column: Finding hidden treasures in quarantine

Column: Finding hidden treasures in quarantine

I found a hidden treasure while I was cleaning up my room — I’ve been doing that a lot lately out of boredom. I have this one corner in my room that’s been cluttered with miscellaneous stuff for years. To be honest I don’t think I’ve ever seen the flooring under all...

CSArts-SGV celebrates its inaugural graduation

CSArts-SGV celebrates its inaugural graduation

California School of the Arts - San Gabriel Valley held its inaugural graduation ceremony, celebrating the 88 members of its first graduating class on May 31. Featuring performances from the Vocal Arts Conservatory, faculty members and the cross-conservatory...

Age doesn’t restrict the new band Candid!

Age doesn’t restrict the new band Candid!

Just a day before the release of their first album, the boys of the Orange County pop/funk band, Candid!, gathered together on a musty brown couch to discuss their music. Two members wore hats stitched with a small banana, a symbol that ties to their four-song EP...

Fabrizio Mejia: Brother Nature

Fabrizio Mejia: Brother Nature

Orange County School of the Arts and its students are, for the lack of better term, notorious for standing out. Whether that be a theater kid’s inability not to break out in a tap dance routine in the middle of the class or a production designer’s born sense of...

Being Friends With Snoopy

Being Friends With Snoopy

Steve Martin, Michelle Pfieffer, Barrett Figueroa. All these actors got their start working at amusement parks. While Martin and Pfieffer have gone on to have distinguished careers, Figueroa is just getting started. Since May of 2017, Figueroa has worked as a...