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Cal State East Bay’s University Art Gallery is Back in Action

Cal State East Bay’s University Art Gallery is Back in Action

Maha Sanad, Social Media Editor October 13, 2021

Gallery Curator, Carolina Gainey-Vejar, Discussed the University Art Gallery and Her Hopes For Its Post-Pandemic Future California State University, East Bay’s art department is an integral part...

An Exploration of Afrofuturism

An Exploration of Afrofuturism

Maha Sanad, Social Media Editor September 29, 2021

A Look at the Past, Present, and Future of Afrofuturism with Nina Woodruff-Walker and Cal State East Bay Professor Dr. Nicholas L. Baham III Afrofuturism is a cultural movement and aesthetic that...

A Review of Candyman: the Phenomenon of Woke Horror

A Review of Candyman: the Phenomenon of Woke Horror

Maha Sanad, Social Media Editor September 10, 2021

An Analysis of Horror Movies that Focus on Social Issues with Dr. Christopher Moreman, CSUEB’s Chair of the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies. “Candyman” (2021) is written partially...

The Future of Astrology in the Age of Technology

The Future of Astrology in the Age of Technology

Alex Paloma, Arts & Life Editor September 8, 2021

As social media reignites interest in Astrology, its future remains uncertain While many of the concepts originally proposed in astrology were debunked or challenged by modern science, as much as 25%...

ASI Presents: Musician Ivy Roots

Jhoselyn Morales, Video Editor September 8, 2021

CSUEB’s Wednesday Nooners hosts Local Artist Associated Students Incorporated (ASI) Presents invited students to see musical performer Ivy Roots at their weekly event: Wednesday Nooners on Sept. 1. These...

Young Adults and Online Dating: Proceed with Caution

Young Adults and Online Dating: Proceed with Caution

Alex Paloma, Arts & Life Editor September 1, 2021

Conglomerate match-making companies dominate the field yet fail to offer genuine connections and personal safety tips. The online dating industry reached 3.08 billion dollars of revenue in 2020, nearly...

Crowds Return to Cinemas Marking A Start to A ‘New Normal’

Crowds Return to Cinemas Marking A Start to A ‘New Normal’

Ruben Banuelos, Staff Writer July 9, 2021

With 2020 in our rearview mirror, many public spaces deemed non-essential in March 2020 are open again after over a year of closure. Watching a new movie at your local movie theater is becoming a reality...

LGBTQ+ Media representation for Pride Month

LGBTQ+ Media representation for Pride Month

A curated list of films, books, and music to celebrate Pride Month By Scarlet Schwenk, MANAGING EDITOR Maha Sanad, SOCIAL MEDIA EDITOR Arlie Sarnicola, STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Pride Month, the time to...

Netflix’s “Never Have I Ever,” and the Importance of Representation in Mass Media

Netflix’s “Never Have I Ever,” and the Importance of Representation in Mass Media

Maha Sanad June 9, 2021

By Maha Sanad, SOCIAL MEDIA EDITOR “Never Have I Ever” is a coming-of-age comedy series that premiered on Netflix in April 2020. The series follows an Indian-American high school girl named Devi...

Demon Slayer: Mugen Train, The Savior of Movie Theatres

Demon Slayer: Mugen Train, The Savior of Movie Theatres

Paolo Acob May 14, 2021

By Paolo Acob, PHOTO EDITOR The closer the U.S. is to returning to a safer society, with Covid-19 testing becoming more accessible, 35.8 percent of Americans are vaccinated, and with the continuous maintenance...

Shadow and Bone, Netflix’s Current #1 Ranked Show: A Review

‘Shadow and Bone,’ Netflix’s Current #1 Ranked Show: A Review

Maha Sanad, Staff Writer April 30, 2021

  Netflix’s newest book to series adaptation, ‘Shadow and Bone,’ released on Friday, April 23, after fans had been eagerly awaiting its arrival for months. ‘Shadow and Bone’ is a popular...

Minari: The Honest Exploration of Immigration in America

Minari: The Honest Exploration of Immigration in America

Paolo Acob, Photo Editor April 30, 2021

Minari In many ways, Minari (2020) is a story showcasing the persistence of the American dream. A narrative focused on immigrants, and their struggle to make ends meet is not often explored in American...

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