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15-minute simple pumpkin pie recipe

Mollie Shepardson

November 16, 2010

Ingredients: 3/4 cup caramel ice cream topping 1 graham cracker pre-made pie crust 3/4 cup chopped pecans 1 cup milk 2 3.4-oz. packages vanilla instant pudding 1 cup canned pumpkin 1 1/2 tsp. pumpkin pie spice 1 8-oz. container thawed whipped cream Step One Pour 1/2 cup of the caramel ice cream topping over the pie crust, then sprinkle with 1/2 cup of the chopped pecans. ...

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Stephen Boyd-Morales

October 25, 2010

Every October we celebrate the Halloween holiday. Children find costumes of their favorite character. Some become ninjas, some monsters, some become pretty-pretty princesses, and some dress as witches. Their parents take them out for a night on the town. The goal is to get as much candy as you can. But how did we begin this tradition? Well, as with most things, our fun traditions...

A Sexy Costume?

Manbeck, Haley

October 25, 2010

Halloween is approaching which means little kids will be running down the street looking for candy, Spirit stores are cropping up everywhere and girls of every shape and size will be showing up to parties in essentially their underwear. It is the one time of year where it is acceptable for these girls to show up in stripper attire to any party or even walking down the street....

Annual Fall Festival held at Seeds at City Farm

Jessica Potochniak and Delia Castro

October 25, 2010

The World Cultures and Environmental Stewardship Committee held their annual Fall Festival on Oct. 21 at the Seeds at City Farm. Promoting sustainability and community, the festival featured many festivities to indoctrinate attendees into the agricultural and community program occurring on campus. Activities included pumpkin carving, farm tours, hand-made goods from vendors,...

A history of Halloween

Stephen Boyd-Morales

October 25, 2010

Every October we celebrate the Halloween holiday. Children find costumes of their favorite character. Some become ninjas, some monsters, some become pretty-pretty princesses, and some dress as witches. Their parents take them out for a night on the town. The goal is to get as much candy as you can. But how did we begin this tradition? Well, as with most things, our fun traditions...

Halloween costumes… sexy or scary?

Haley Manbeck

October 25, 2010

Halloween is approaching which means little kids will be running down the street looking for candy, Spirit stores are cropping up everywhere and girls of every shape and size will be showing up to parties in essentially their underwear. It is the one time of year where it is acceptable for these girls to show up in stripper attire to any party or even walking down the street....

Thanksgiving Recipes

Stephen Boyd-Morales

October 25, 2010

Oven-Roasted Tofurkey  1 stuffed Tofurkey Roast (The best place I found to pick these up are at Trader Joes. They usually start selling them just after Halloween and through the Holidays for 10-15 dollars. I have seen them at other supermarkets but they tend to cost more.)  4-6 little, white potatoes. Washed and scrubbed with a vegetable brush, then quartered.  3 medium...

Pre interview grooming tips

September 27, 2010

Hair: Should be clean and neat. Shoes: Should be in polished condition. Make sure heels are not worn. Details: No missing buttons, no lint; and don't forget to remove external tags and tacking stitches from new clothes. Hands: Clean fingernails. Fit: Clothes should be clean, neatly pressed, and fit properly. Smell: Perfume or cologne should be used sparingly or...

Do your homework, get the job

Mollie Shepardson

September 27, 2010

Outside of school the last thing that a student wants to do is homework. Unfortunately the tedious work of research doesn't end once outside of the classroom door. If you want to be hired, you must do your studying and find out the most appropriate attire to wear to your job interview. Luckily, there are online resources that offer helpful advice prior to dressing for your...

Women’s styling guidelines

September 27, 2010

Getting ready for a job interview is often a time of excitement for women. We focus on ideas of what life will be like after we get hired and wonder what we will buy with that first paycheck. A main concern for many women when choosing their interview outfit is the impression that it will make upon the hiring manager. Although we want to put our own personal flair into our...

I am a business, man — not a businessman

Anulak Singphiphat

September 27, 2010

Students are trying to find ways to get ahead in this economy and with the job market the way it is, things don't always look too bright so you have to know how to sell yourself. One way to land the job that will get you through the recession is to incorporate the idea of a brighter future into your interviewing attire. Bright colors convey confidence. Show your interviewer...

Smartphones, more than just a phone

Fernando Yates

September 27, 2010

Use your phone in class for more than texting. School has started up once again which means that hours of studying are being pushed back for more enjoyable activities. When crunch time does happen to arrive, you can now use your smart phone to help in your studies. There are currently thousands of apps in both the iPhone and Android marketplaces. Many of the apps can assist...

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