Campus hit by Tsang’s eventless December

Campus hit by Tsang’s eventless December

Rachel Gianuario, Managing Editor

Electro swing music blared in the Cayton Center lounge as delegates and members of campus clubs gathered for tea, sandwiches, desserts, and dancing for the Inter-Club Council...  Read More »

November 26, 2014

Protesters demand change at Mexican consulate of Los Angeles

Kira Vandenbrande

Dancers wearing massive feathered headdresses flooded the sidewalks as twilight settled on the downtown Los Angeles skyline behind them. They chanted to the methodical beat...  Read More »

November 26, 2014

Photostory: Protestors demand justice at Mexican Consulate

Photostory: Protestors demand justice at Mexican Consulate

November 22, 2014

Transient attacks SMC officer after series of campus disturbances

Transient attacks SMC officer after series of campus disturbances

Jose Gutierrez

According to Santa Monica College Police Sergeant Jere Romano, a man is in custody in the Santa Monica City Jail for assaulting an SMC police officer after attempting to flee...  Read More »

November 19, 2014

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SMC football dynasty holds as Corsairs lose division bowl

SMC football dynasty holds as Corsairs lose division bowl

Trev Angone

Santa Monica College’s 2014 football season came to end this past Saturday, as the Corsairs fell to the Southwestern College Jaguars 40-23 in the American...  Read More »

November 26, 2014 • 0 comments

Xiovana Ordaz: Eat, Sleep, Play Soccer

Xiovana Ordaz: Eat, Sleep, Play Soccer

Claudius West, Staff Writer

For Xiovana Ordaz, her entire life thus far has revolved around a black and white, synthetic leather ball. “I just know that my whole life was soccer,” Ordaz said,...  Read More »

November 19, 2014 • 0 comments

Corsairs aim to capture first bowl game victory after four year victory streak

Trev Angone

The Santa Monica College Corsairs once again stand alone above the rest as four-time consecutive American Pacific Conference champions....  Read More »

November 19, 2014 • 0 comments

SMC slays the Pierce Brahmas

SMC slays the Pierce Brahmas

Trev Angone, Co-Sports Editor

The Santa Monica College Corsairs finished their regular season off with a bang Saturday, blowing...  Read More »

November 17, 2014 • 0 comments

Men’s soccer season ends with heated tempers

James Powel, Sports Editor

There is an old poem that advises that one not, "go gently into that good night." Apparently someone pushed that message into the heads of the Citrus College Owl's men's...  Read More »

November 17, 2014 • 0 comments

Corsairs prepare for Pierce in search of outright conference championship

Trev Angone

The 15th ranked Corsairs have already secured at least a share of the 2014 American Pacific Conference Championship, but it just doesn’t...  Read More »

November 12, 2014 • 0 comments

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Letter From The Editor: Being thankful

Alci Rengifo

'Tis the season of giving thanks. Being thankful is of course the cliche term of the Thanksgiving holiday. But it's a healthy act to take the time to be truly thankful...  Read More »

November 26, 2014 • 0 comments

Ferguson: Freedom of speech not freedom of destruction

Ferguson: Freedom of speech not freedom of destruction

Jonathan Ramos, Opinion Editor

Impatience and social anxiety turned violent on Monday when protestors took to the streets of Ferguson, Missouri after a grand jury decided not to indict police...  Read More »

November 26, 2014 • 0 comments

The future for sale: UC tuition increase is bad news

The future for sale: UC tuition increase is bad news

Alci Rengifo, Editor-in-Chief

While Ferguson plunges deeper into chaos, here in California the overlords of our university system have announced that anyone seeking a higher education will now have to...  Read More »

November 26, 2014 • 0 comments

Black Friday celebrates the worst in consumerism

Black Friday celebrates the worst in consumerism

Nick Carrion, Staff Writer

Two little words strike fear into the hearts of retail workers everywhere. The same two words that ignite enthusiasm and excitement in shoppers and bargain hunters. Black...  Read More »

November 26, 2014 • 0 comments

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Mockingjay Rebellion: New “Hunger Games” is a mirror image of our world

Mockingjay Rebellion: New “Hunger Games” is a mirror image of our world

Alci Rengifo, Editor-in-Chief

One of the great functions of popular art is its ability to record the moods, dreams and nightmares of its time and place. The latest installment of "The Hunger Games" films,...  Read More »

November 26, 2014 • 0 comments

Synapse delivers a heartfelt dance spectacle

Alci Rengifo, Editor-in-Chief

The ache of longing, the search for identity, the desire to rule, these and other themes culled from the depths of human experience defined the fall program of Synapse. Staged...  Read More »

November 26, 2014 • 0 comments

Synapse: a dancer’s journey

Synapse: a dancer’s journey

Juan Lopez, Digital Editor

Watching the short statured student choreographer Glenn Rodriguez...  Read More »

November 19, 2014 • 0 comments

Tanna Frederick finds her dark heart in “Train To Zackopane”

Tanna Frederick finds her dark heart in “Train To Zackopane”

Alci Rengifo, Editor-in-Chief

Tanna Frederick has spent years making her name as a local actress in the Santa Monica community, headlining several notable productions at venues like the Santa Monica Playhouse...  Read More »

November 19, 2014 • 1 comment

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The Internationale: Global Festival Day at SMC

The Internationale: Global Festival Day at SMC

Alci Rengifo, Editor-in-Chief

Last Thursday the quad came alive with the flags, sounds and...  Read More »

November 26, 2014 • 0 comments

A Fowl Choice: an organic and free-range Thanksgiving

A Fowl Choice: an organic and free-range Thanksgiving

Devin Page, Staff Writer

Stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, cranberry sauce, sweet potatoes, and pecan pie are all foods that Americans salivate over when thinking about Thanksgiving. However, a traditional...  Read More »

November 26, 2014 • 0 comments

Cleaning the stream: Pure Drift brings drinkable water to poor communities

Cleaning the stream: Pure Drift brings drinkable water to poor communities

Paulina Eriksson, Health & Lifestyle Editor

In San Miguel, a quiet fishing village in Baja California, Mexico, a little boy patiently waits for something to grab on to his bait. It's well known that patience is the...  Read More »

November 19, 2014 • 0 comments

Movember, growing ‘staches for charity

Movember, growing ‘staches for charity

Maddy Weber

November is in full swing and you may have noticed a few people on campus looking just a bit different. More mustaches, more beards, and all around just more hair. Associated...  Read More »

November 19, 2014 • 1 comment

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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

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