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At the end of the day, you are your own person and don’t let anyone stop you from being the safe and sexy hoe that you truly are. Photo credit: Melissa Joseph

O-Face: Getting real about safe casual sex

Melissa Joseph // September 3, 2019

Going back to school can mean a lot of things to the average college student, like getting new classes, making new friends and having more sex. It’s no secret that college involves parties every...

Students practice the one, two, three; five six, seven-step process for salsa dancing. Photo credit: Olyvia Simpson

Ballroom dance is a beneficial art form for students

Olyvia Simpson // November 5, 2018

The studio room is illuminated by bright incandescent lights with a soft purple hue. You can see your reflection in the giant wall mirror in front of you and in the shining wood floor beneath you. The...

To be ethical and socially responsible is to care and think smart. Photo credit: Jaime Munoz

College students should be conscious consumers

Sam Rios // January 24, 2018

The consumption habits of current college students play an important role in the future of our society. College students need to find the vigor within themselves to become consumers that think critically...

Education in a modern world of technology

Education in a modern world of technology

Sam Rios // January 23, 2018

As technology improves, systems and institutions that are deeply rooted in our society are challenged by the rapidity of the modern world.Some institutions, such as the medical field, have advanced greatly....

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College students and sex interests

Rachel Reyes // October 31, 2017

At this point in our lives, I’m pretty sure that most people have seen or at least heard of the TV show called Strange Addictions. If you haven’t, let’s just say some people are into...

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A little marijuana goes a long way in bed

Rachel Reyes // April 19, 2017

When combining the prevalent sex culture of college with drug and alcohol use, it might be safe to assume there is a causal relationship between the students and the drugs. According to UCSB, the use...

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Tapingo taps out student budgets

Kristina Martinez // November 16, 2015

A college student's dream— having fast food delivered to your doorstep. The convenience of Tapingo's new delivery service was a godsend to me when I first heard about it. Having fast food delivered...

Do some research before taking drugs

Daisy Dardon // March 5, 2015

Many college students have taken to using Molly, sometimes described as a pure form of MDMA, for recreation. Recently, 10 students at Wesleyan University and two guests were hospitalized because...

Illustration by Miles Huffman

The pros and woes of pet ownership

Daisy Dardon // March 5, 2015

I think most people at some point have thought about getting a pet. I certainly have and I did. I got a puppy over Christmas break and it was one of the happiest moments in my life. Until...

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Mutual respect should bridge generational gaps

Veronica De La Cruz // March 10, 2014

Respect should not be defined by how much life experience a young adult has. It should be something that everyone is entitled to, unless their actions prove that they don't deserve it. Transitioning...

Visible tattoos jeopardize jobs

Veronica De La Cruz // February 23, 2014

Anyone who's ever wanted a tattoo knows how exciting it is to finally turn 18 years old.I think a lot of it has to do with the fact that it's finally something we can do that many have been told not to...

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