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San Diego Symphony string quartet

A priceless performance played at City College

Students can buy discount tickets to future symphony performances.
Jade Benn, Staff Writer December 10, 2019
The San Diego Symphony’s string quartet performed at the Saville Theatre on Nov. 6. If you missed it, there are more chances to enjoy the symphony on a student budget.
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REVIEW: “Countdown”

“Countdown” makes sure you always read your terms and conditions.
Mikal Garcia, Staff Writer December 10, 2019
“Countdown” makes sure you always read your terms and conditions. #MikalsMovieRating
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REVIEW: “Ford v Ferrari”

Matt Damon and Christian Bale delivered outstanding performances in “Ford v Ferrari”
Mikal Garcia, Staff Writer December 9, 2019
Taking place in Dearborn, Michigan, “Ford v Ferrari” told the story of the growth of Ford from a third-person perspective.
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Tom Hanks as Mr. Rogers.

REVIEW: “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood”

“A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” is what you didn’t know your childhood needed this holiday
Asha Said , Contributer December 4, 2019
Directed by Marielle Heller and starring none other than Tom Hanks, “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” is a refreshing sentimental film just right for this holiday season.
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An actor playing the Grinch

Winter Event Calendar

There are many events taking place locally this winter.
Valarie Vizcarra, Staff Writer December 4, 2019

Here is a list of events happening around San Diego this winter. Dr. Seuss’s How The Grinch Stole Christmas! - Nov. 10-Dec. 29 San Diego’s favorite holiday tradition is back for its 22nd...

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Women at a mall walk aoutside of a store advertising a black friday sale.

Surviving Black Friday

A mall employee gives advice on how to prepare for the holiday shopping season.
Melisa Cabello-Cuahutle, News Editor November 28, 2019
It’s that time of the year again: time to buy presents in advance, time to buy that new computer, time to buy those clothes you’ve been wanting to.
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A graphic of a Turkey with a no symbol imposed on it

How to have a vegan Thanksgiving

Give thanks to turkeys and celebrate with a plant-based feast instead.
Scott Gardinier, Copy Editor November 26, 2019
Holidays are a time for food, and no holiday takes that to heart more than Thanksgiving. With the rising interest in plant-based meals, it has never been easier and more delicious to plan a vegan Thanksgiving.
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An art exhibit featuring a turtle with a straw in its nose.

Mini golf exhibit draws awareness to endangered species

Art exhibit will reopen after the Thanksgiving break.
Lacey Stefano and Melisa Cabello-Cuahutle November 21, 2019
San Diego City College sculpture students built a 5-hole mini golf course in order to bring awareness to endangered species. 
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A child rides a tricycle through a hallway.

REVIEW: “Doctor Sleep” is not a movie to be slept on

"Doctor Sleep" continues the story that began in the Stephen King film "The Shining"
Mikal Garcia, Staff Writer November 19, 2019

“Doctor Sleep” is a 2019 film directed by Mike Flanagan and stars Ewan McGregor. It's a continuation of Stephen King's "The Shining." Even if you haven't seen that film you've likely heard the line,...

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City College artists and models gathered at Idea1 in downtown San Diego for BREAKTHROUGH: The Future

City FX offers a unique opportunity for community college students

City College special effects artists showcased their talent in downtown San Diego
Angel Cazares, Arts and Culture Editor November 9, 2019
San Diego City College is home to a unique curriculum called City FX, which is a special effects makeup program created to offer students an affordable way to study and learn how to create prosthetics. 
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City FX students discuss their project while preparing for Breakthrough: The future

Take a peek into the future with City FX

The City College special effects program will be presenting their interpretations of the future at BREAKTHROUGH: The Future.
Angel Cazares , Arts and Culture Editor November 1, 2019
People from a variety of industries including artists, storytellers and scientists have tried to create an image of what the future will hold. This time, City FX will be giving us a glimpse of the future with their interpretations of mankind and creatures of tomorrow.
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A Halloween themed graphic with the text

A procrastinator’s guide to choosing a Halloween costume

There are cheap, easy options to try before heading out tonight.
Lacey Stefano, Staff Writer October 31, 2019
There is very little time left to choose a Halloween costume before heading out tonight.
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