Happy Halloween!

Alci Rengifo

Halloween is once again upon us. While it's essentially a date for going out, dressing up and consuming vast amounts of candy (and other substances for some), Halloween...  Read More »

October 29, 2014 • 0 comments

Has Halloween lost its spirit?

Has Halloween lost its spirit?

Maddy Weber, Staff Writer

As a kid, Halloween was the holiday. Dressing up, pumpkin carving, house decorations, scary stories, Halloween movies ("Hocus Pocus," please), and of course, going...  Read More »

October 29, 2014 • 0 comments

Season of the witch: living in a time of fear

Jonathan Ramos

Halloween is upon us and there is a lot more to be scared of than haunted houses and creepy costumes. From international wars, to wars in our neighborhoods, to wars with...  Read More »

October 29, 2014 • 0 comments

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A spooky good time: Halloween Events Calendar

Rachel Gianuario

Events for this year’s Halloween weekend run abound with opportunities to engage in gothic fun. There are a plethora of events for adults and children throughout...  Read More »

October 29, 2014 • 0 comments

How SMC students choose Halloween costumes

Farhanah Ali

Growing up, Halloween was a holiday to dress up as something scary and magical, like a witch, warlock, ghost, or goblin. But over the years the holiday has morphed...  Read More »

October 29, 2014 • 0 comments

Spooktacular shops for Halloween costumes in Santa Monica

Spooktacular shops for Halloween costumes in Santa Monica

Brandon Wong, Staff Writer

With Halloween just around the corner, costume stores are beginning to become infested with people looking for the perfect garb to wear on the scariest night of the year. Seasonal...  Read More »

October 29, 2014 • 0 comments

Thinking in continents: travel abroad program takes SMC students around the world

Jose Gutierrez

Traveling the world opens up your mind to new and exciting ideas which you may not have been prone to think about before.But no one knows how true that theory is...  Read More »

October 28, 2014 • 0 comments

Your gadget is stolen! Here is how to get it back

Patrick Roanhouse

We carry expensive gadgets on us all the time now. With the release of a suite of new hot mobile phones and tablets on the market what do you do if you misplace that device,...  Read More »

October 25, 2014 • 2 comments

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Come play whac-a-mole with the International Student Forum on the quad for the #Club Row until 12:45pm. #SMC #SantaMonicaCollege #StudentLife #Games #TheCorsair
#tbt The Corsair front page from #1995 where student Mike Krasovec was detained for #indecentexposure for dressing as #Adam during that semester's #Halloween #costume #party #oncampus #smc
#SMC a spontaneous improv group in the making. #StudentLife #SantaMonicaCollege #LateNight #Improv #TheCorsair
Free ice cream next to the #SMC library for the first 200 AS students for the AS I-Scream Fest in advance of Thursday's Club Row. #SantaMonicaCollege #IceCream #Cali #StudentLife
Today is the start of week 9. Second half 8-week classes start today. #smc #busstop #bigbluebus
@smcedu Can you spot the #treeman ? Walking right now at the quad for #Sustainability week. #gogreen #organic #garden
Come see inflatable #art on the #smc quad. The installations will be up until 6 p.m. #dreams #balloons
Get #green with #Sustainability Week at @smcedu sponsored by @smc_as #nogmo #organic #healthyliving #garden
Voter registration for the November election ends today @ 5 p.m. #vote #democracy #murica
#onlyinLA #commute #busstop
Start wearing purple for #spiritday #nobully #lgbtqia #noh8
Glass pumpkin sale today from 10am to 2pm near the Quad outside the SMC Library to benefit the SMC Art Department made by SMC artists and the glass club. #SMC #SantaMonicaCollege #TheCorsair #Pumpkin #Halloween
Want to learn why SMC doesn't just turn off their fountains during the drought? Read our latest issue online at thecorsaironline.com or grab your printed copy at the nearest newsstand at SMC!
The SMC Job Fair is happening today until 1pm on the quad walkways. Have you checked it out yet? #SMC #SantaMonicaCollege #JobFair #StudentLife #TheCorsair

Recent Sports Scores

  • Wednesday, October 1

    Women's Volleyball

    SMC 3 - LA Mission 0

  • Saturday, September 27

    Football

    SMC 66 - Antelope Valley 7

  • Wednesday, September 17

    Women's Water Polo

    SMC 2 - Santa Barbara 14

  • Tuesday, September 16

    Men's Soccer

    SMC 3 - Canyons 3

  • Tuesday, September 16

    Women's Soccer

    SMC 3 - Oxnard 1

  • Saturday, September 13

    Women's Volleyball

    SMC 3 - Cerritos 1

  • Saturday, September 13

    Football

    SMC 27 - Southwestern 52

  • Saturday, September 13

    Women's Volleyball

    SMC 3 - Cuesta 0

  • Saturday, September 13

    Women's Water Polo

    SMC 2 - Cuesta 17

  • Saturday, September 13

    Men's Water Polo

    SMC 14 - San Diego Miramar 15

Greta Schmittdiel: Volleyball Valkyrie

James Powel

It's 6:45 p.m. on Monday morning in Corsair Pavilion and Greta Schmittdiel is running suicides. She doesn't have to. Her scrimmage team won the game from the...  Read More »

October 29, 2014 • 0 comments

Men’s soccer wins sixth game to become third in conference

James Powel, Sports Editor

The Santa Monica Corsair men's soccer team repeated their performance from last month Tuesday afternoon as they ran away from Allan Hancock College, defeating the Bulldogs...  Read More »

October 29, 2014 • 2 comments

Women’s soccer defeats College of the Canyons 1-0 to take first place

Trev Angone

The Santa Monica College Women’s Soccer team won their biggest...  Read More »

October 29, 2014 • 0 comments

Corsairs prepare to meet LA Southwest on the gridiron this Saturday

Trev Angone

The Santa Monica College Corsairs defeated the LA Valley College Monarchs 45-13 behind a dominating defensive performance, and another good...  Read More »

October 29, 2014 • 0 comments

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The Darkened Screen: a few selections of cinematic terror

The Darkened Screen: a few selections of cinematic terror

Alci Rengifo

On Halloween, many choose to remain indoors and prefer to have their fear glands palpitate to intense images on the screen. The cinema has the power to terrify audiences as...  Read More »

October 29, 2014 • 0 comments

Keaton resurrectus: “Birdman” reaches cinematic heights

Keaton resurrectus: “Birdman” reaches cinematic heights

Rachel Gianuario, Managing Editor

Welcome to another episode of "Black Swan", with your host, the completely forgotten and possibly schizophrenic Michael Keaton as your star obsessed with feeling relevant...  Read More »

October 22, 2014 • 0 comments

IndieCade: indie gamers geek out with latest tech

IndieCade: indie gamers geek out with latest tech

Kira VandenBrande, Contributor

Displaying an astounding array of virtual and interactive games, IndieCade shatters any illusions of...  Read More »

October 15, 2014 • 0 comments

“La Corona” reveals beauty & humanity  behind bars

“La Corona” reveals beauty & humanity behind bars

Sherrie Dickinson, Staff Writer

The crowd explodes to a boisterous roar as they cheer for triumph. With a victorious smile plastered across her face, she stands in confidence as the gleaming crown is placed...  Read More »

October 15, 2014 • 0 comments

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The Waiting Exile

Greil Kropotkin

And if you took my hand On an autumnal evening in a promenade, On a Thursday at the stroke of 11 And you told me "let's go" And we left...  Read More »

September 24, 2014 • 0 comments

A Rose is Just a Rose

David Veta

A rose is just a rose It's not by any other name It isn't Summer or Spring or lovers or anything like that, It isn't Christ or England or York, wars have been named...  Read More »

September 17, 2014 • 0 comments

Upon Observing Students on the SMC Campus

Chase Maser

Who am I to make complaints Or to whine about my days When in truth I have no real restraints That proves my hearts dismay What courage has my heart gave forth Or what...  Read More »

September 17, 2014 • 0 comments

Frederick, the body-swapping duck

Frederick, the body-swapping duck

Courtney King

Frederick ruffled his feathers. The Santa Monica sun warmed his beak as he paddled around the Art Pond. He watches  book-laden...  Read More »

September 15, 2014 • 0 comments

Paradox

Sarah Yosef

You’re Muslim right? That’s pretty exotic it’s messed up how they show your...  Read More »

September 15, 2014 • 0 comments

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