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Santa Monica Minute: Episode 1

Santa Monica Minute: Episode 1

Michelle Ayala and Christopher Floyd
April 26, 2017
Filed under Campus, Media, News

Wednesday, April 26, 2017: It's Consent Week on campus and Santa Monica College invites all students to participate by wearing denim in protest of violence and injustice against women around the world. Thursday April 27, 2017: If you're looking to join a club, Santa Monica College invites you t...

AS Members Discuss Concerns on Live Streamed Open Panel

AS Members Discuss Concerns on Live Streamed Open Panel

Pedro Xavier Hernandez G and Daniel Lee
April 6, 2017
Filed under Associated Students, Media, News, On campus, Trending Stories

The Associated Students live streamed an open panel discussion via Facebook on Wednesday, April 5. Their priorities were to release information about the improvements that A.S. has made, to address concerns they have about the candidates running for the new A.S. board, and to answer questions from other...

Meet SMC’s Men’s Volleyball Team 2017

Meet SMC’s Men’s Volleyball Team 2017

Shianna White, Contributor
April 5, 2017
Filed under Media, Sports, Trending Stories, Volleyball

Here are some small descriptions of the members of Santa Monica College's Men's Volleyball Team of 2017. Come get to know them!

14 Factory in Los Angeles

14 Factory in Los Angeles

Jazz Shademan, Staff Photographer
April 5, 2017
Filed under Culture, Media, Trending Stories

Among all the art shows scattered all over Los Angeles, none give you a sense of vast of openness and wonder like The 14th Factory. Its artists have come all the way from Hong Kong, China to bring 14 large-scale and interactive installations. The gallery was conceived by Hong Kong-based British artist...

Martin Luther King Jr. and the Power of Media

Martin Luther King Jr. and the Power of Media

Daniel Lee, Contributor
April 4, 2017
Filed under Culture, Media, Top Stories, Trending Stories, Uncategorized, Video

In the late 1960s, the media harassed and vilified Martin Luther King Jr., one of the most significant figures in the civil rights movement. But why?

Andy Warhol: Revisited at The Bergamot

Andy Warhol: Revisited at The Bergamot

Christopher Floyd, Staff Writer
March 20, 2017
Filed under Culture, Media, Uncategorized

Revolver Gallery in Santa Monica wants you for Andy Warhol Revisited, a touring exhibition celebrating the iconic artists work and life in, this, the 30th anniversary of his untimely death in 1987. With over 200 artworks, this interactive retrospective is a once in a lifetime exhibit featuring Andy’s...

Santa Monica College Transfer Podcast

Santa Monica College Transfer Podcast

Brian Vu, Staff Photographer
March 16, 2017
Filed under Media, Uncategorized

Students from all over the Greater Los Angeles Area, the country, and the world flock to Santa Monica College for its highly coveted transfer rates. But, SMC students often don’t know what the process is truly like. They often hear anecdotal advice about a friend of a friend or get mixed answer...

Santa Monica College Restrooms Exposed

Santa Monica College Restrooms Exposed

BRIAN VU, STAFF MULTIMEDIA/PHOTOGRAPHER
March 9, 2017
Filed under Media, On campus, Top Stories, Uncategorized

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THROUGH THE EYES OF VR

THROUGH THE EYES OF VR

Adrianna Buenviaje, Staff Writer
March 8, 2017
Filed under Culture, Media, Top Stories, Trending Stories

(Virtual Reality)   Imagine that a person could hop into a magical car which would teleport them to a Beatles concert in the 1960s. After the concert, the person could get back into the car and be teleported into a sci-fi world of Dungeons and Dragons. Soon after that, the person might decide to ge...

VIDEO: Students React to Results of 2016 Election

VIDEO: Students React to Results of 2016 Election

Keya Rivera-Quick and Victor Menezes
November 21, 2016
Filed under Media, Top Stories

College campuses across the nation have been reacting with outrage and protest after the election of President-elect Donald Trump, whose entire campaign has been marred with controversy on his statements against several minority groups.

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American Horror Photo Story

American Horror Photo Story

Jose Lopez, Assistant Photo Editor
November 3, 2016
Filed under Media, Top Stories

The West Hollywood Halloween Carnaval was haunted by the 2016 Election. View this photo story at your own risk.

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The Charm of Chinatown

The Charm of Chinatown

Andrew Aono, Staff Photographer
October 20, 2016
Filed under Culture, Media, Top Stories

Early mornings around Chinatown in Downtown Los Angeles are full of charming characters, beautiful shadows and the persistent splash of red. Corsair Photographer Andrew Aono captured the vibrant scene.

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