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Top Five: Touring Holiday Spots SMC Loves!

Daniela Barhanna, Carolyn Alfaro, and Ryanne Mena
December 14, 2015
Filed under Media, Video

December has arrived and so have the holidays. It's a time usually spent with friends, family and other loved ones. For many international students though, the Winter can be especially isolating without family to turn to and stuff themselves to the brim. How are they have to spend their Christmas...

Chamber Choir rings in holidays

Brandon Quin, Managing Editor
December 7, 2010
Filed under Culture

In a musical realm today dominated by voice fabrication, lip-syncing and muffled babble, the purity of song was rediscovered, if only for a night, inside of a small, dimly-lit room packed to the brim with no more than a hundred spectators. Excited but respectful, the audience listened intently as vocalists...

SMC reaches out to the troops

Ayla Pound, Lifestyle Editor
December 7, 2010
Filed under News

While most of us at SMC are getting ready for the holidays by decking ourselves out in holiday scarves, braving the mall to find the perfect present, and attending countless holiday parties, the troops currently deployed in Afghanistan are missing out on these simple activities we tend to take for granted....

Skate your way into skinny jeans

By Jeremy Biglow, Staff Writer
December 7, 2010
Filed under Uncategorized

Picture this: deep-fried turkey, mashed potatoes, and sweet potato pie, all of which you find yourself eating repeatedly throughout the holiday season. By New Years it's time to stuff the extra pounds of weight you gained into your old pre-holiday jeans. Now, you're left with the ultimatum of whether...

Samantha Brown is well prepared for Turkey Day

Stephanie Sommer, Staff Writer
November 22, 2010
Filed under Uncategorized

The smell of Thanksgiving is unlike any other. From the baking turkey, to the grilled vegetables and apple pies, the smells resonating from the kitchen are enough to excite your appetite. For most, this smell is only momentary, present in the morning and vanished with the final plate, but for SMC...

Horror Nights returns with a fright

Ingrid Rosales, A&E Editor
October 3, 2010
Filed under Culture

"What fear fears most," is a rather bold tagline for anything attempting to scare the daylights out of Hollywood's innocent inhabitants. Any remotely frightening images or concepts that come bubbling up in our minds have already been done in countless horror films, after all. But powerhouse Universal S...