Lessons from the Bolivian Revolution

Lessons from the Bolivian Revolution

Alci Rengifo

As the Middle East burns, Europe quakes economically and geopolitically, and the U.S. remains uncertain about its position in the world, small, barefoot Bolivia has taught...  Read More »

October 23, 2014 • 0 comments

SMC: Great to live there, not so fun finding where

Jazmine B Heard

How many craigslist adds, rental websites, and roommate wanted postings does it take for an Santa Monica College student to find adequate housing before class is in session?...  Read More »

October 21, 2014 • 0 comments

Letter from the Editor: In memory of a canine rebel

Letter from the Editor: In memory of a canine rebel

Alci Rengifo, Editor-in-Chief

This letter will begin in tribute to a revolutionary icon who died this past May but who’s death was not reported until this week. I am referring to ...  Read More »

October 15, 2014 • 0 comments

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Karate Kids: SMC students learn martial arts in specialized class

Karate Kids: SMC students learn martial arts in specialized class

Alfredo Gutierrez, Staff Writer

Free to students, from the Brazilian dance-style of Capoeira, to the defensive, resolute practice of Japanese...  Read More »

October 23, 2014 • 0 comments

Going green during Sustainability Week

Going green during Sustainability Week

Yasha Hawkins, Staff Writer

Forget recycling, public transportation, and any other element that typifies...  Read More »

October 22, 2014 • 0 comments

Clearing the air: Debunking the chemtrail myth

Clearing the air: Debunking the chemtrail myth

Yasha Hawkins, Staff Writer

To most, orgonite and gemstones cast in resin sound like the components of a keychain or piece of jewelry. Apparently, the combination is worn or carried around to protect...  Read More »

October 15, 2014 • 1 comment

Love in the time of multiples: Cracking modern dating code

Love in the time of multiples: Cracking modern dating code

Maddy Weber, Staff Writer

When it comes to relationships, determining a mutual understanding can be difficult, whether it’s platonic, casual, or romantically exclusive. Knowing...  Read More »

October 15, 2014 • 0 comments

SMC GSA walks in 30th Annual AIDS Walk

SMC GSA walks in 30th Annual AIDS Walk

Nick Carrion, Staff Writer

There was a festive feeling in the air as nearly 25,000 people gathered...  Read More »

October 15, 2014 • 0 comments

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@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
#hyperlapse #morningtraffic on the 10-W, if only it flowed at this rate #commute #bigbluebus
Alci Rengifo, Editor-in-chief of The Corsair contemplating "The Pit". Read online at thecorsaironline.com or grab a printed copy at the nearest newsstand at SMC if you want to learn more about the constructions going on the campus. #Newspaper #TheCorsair #News #SMC #SantaMonicaCollege
The NEW Issue is out! Read online at thecorsaironline.com or grab your printed copy at the nearest newsstand at SMC! #SMC #SantaMonicaCollege #SMCStudent #TheCorsair #CorsairNews #Newspaper
@smc_as new directors (clockwise from top left) Yana Demeshko, Hamza Sabri, Hasun Khan, and Caitlin Corker
That's it folks, show's over. #EmpireoftheSun #ssmf #sunsetstrip #sunsetstripmusicfestival #music

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Schmittdiel wins WSC Player of the week

Schmittdiel wins WSC Player of the week

James Powel, Sports Editor

Santa Monica Corsair women's volleyball freshman outside hitter Greta Schmiddtel was named the Western State Conference women's Player of the Week for week 5 last Friday. Schmittdiel...  Read More »

October 22, 2014 • 0 comments

Corsairs win thriller to keep conference championship hopes alive

Corsairs win thriller to keep conference championship hopes alive

Trev Angone

The Corsairs are coming off of their biggest win of the season Saturday, narrowly...  Read More »

October 22, 2014 • 0 comments

NHL shows NFL how to handle domestic abuse

James Powel

After the major scandal that was the Ray Rice domestic violence fiasco occurred and the National Football League administration had to answer for their inaction, all the...  Read More »

October 22, 2014 • 0 comments

SMC men’s soccer shut out by Condors

SMC men’s soccer shut out by Condors

James Powel, Sports Editor

Tuesday afternoon the Santa Monica College men's soccer team left their scoring boots somewhere in the cities of Helsinki, Tampere or Jyväskylä. ...  Read More »

October 22, 2014 • 0 comments

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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

Paint it black: Doctors Q&A on new LA hospitals

Paint it black: Doctors Q&A on new LA hospitals

Yasha Hawkins, Staff Writer

The Loft in Drescher Hall had mostly nursing students seated at its long, board meeting-esque, natural finish table, noshing on vegan food provided by the health club. If...  Read More »

October 9, 2014 • 0 comments

Review: “Men, Women & Children” offers take on technology’s effects on human relationships

Review: “Men, Women & Children” offers take on technology’s effects on human relationships

Sherrie Dickinson, Staff Writer

Beep! Tap. Tap. Click. Click. Click.   These all-too-familiar rhythmic sounds make up the soundtrack of the new digital age. Every single day, every single...  Read More »

October 9, 2014 • 0 comments

“Locals Only”: The star-crossed surfer romance opens at SMC

“Locals Only”: The star-crossed surfer romance opens at SMC

Stacy Ellen, Staff Writer

A...  Read More »

October 8, 2014 • 3 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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