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Phoneless Friday: A day disconnected

Christina Bleakley,
Contributor
May 4, 2016
Filed under Features, Videos

A whole day without your cell phone. It’s a scary thought, right? Can you imagine: no Instagram, no Twitter, no emails, no texting and you have to make actual phone calls. Sounds like a living hell to any millennial. But I did it. I chose a Friday, but preparations started the night before. I had ...

Fight For Five!

May 4, 2016
Filed under Media, Videos

CFA Fight For 5% Pay Increase

Wrestling electrifies Hayward gym

Wrestling electrifies Hayward gym

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief
April 28, 2016
Filed under Features, Photo Galleries, Showcase, Sports

For many people, wrestling brings back memories of childhood. Early Saturday mornings waking up to see Hulk Hogan destroy some unnamed opponent or huddling around a cable box to watch pay-per-view events like Wrestlemania, Royal Rumble or Summer Slam. The WWF and later the WWE captivated kids like m...

Alameda renters invade city council meeting

Alameda renters invade city council meeting

Michele Dennis and Rafeeq Muhammad
November 11, 2015
Filed under Metro, Showcase, Videos

Two people were arrested on Nov. 4 when a special Alameda city council meeting turned violent as landlords and renters debated the rise of housing costs in their city. Nearly 300 people, including citizens, property owners, and sign carrying Rent-coalition members showed up at the meeting to decide...

Oakland’s Art + Soul Festival

Oakland’s Art +  Soul Festival

Louis LaVenture,
Sports and Campus Editor
August 6, 2015
Filed under Metro, Photo Galleries, Showcase

On Saturday and Sunday the City of Oakland held it’s 15th annual Art + Soul Festival off of 14th street and Broadway in downtown Oakland. The festival featured local jazz music, slam poetry, a barbeque competition, and aerialists, acrobats and clowns from Oakland’s circus school. Along with the live...

43rd Pilipino Cultural Night

43rd Pilipino Cultural Night

Alejandro Arias,
Photographer
May 28, 2015
Filed under Photo Galleries

It was a night out of a dark fairytale filled with twisted dreams, vampires, and spirits. The 43rd Pilipino Cultural Night brought audiences into a fantasy world last weekend. The show’s cast and crew consisted of members of California State University, East Bay’s student club, the Pilipino American...

Campus makes botanical conversion

Campus makes botanical conversion

Tam Duong Jr.,
Visual and Photo Editor
May 28, 2015
Filed under Photo Galleries

A three-year project to convert several grass areas on campus to native plant botanical gardens wrapped up on Friday May 22. Environmental studies instructor David Larson and more than 20 students in his field class, comprised primarily of seniors, completed phase three of a Campus Sustainability Projec...

43rd Pilipino Cultural Night

May 28, 2015
Filed under Videos

It was a night out of a dark fairytale filled with twisted dreams, vampires, and spirits. The 43rd Pilipino Cultural Night brought audiences into a fantasy world last weekend. The show’s cast and crew consisted of members of California State University, East Bay’s student club, the Pilipino American...

Pleasanton’s Big Draw

Pleasanton’s Big Draw

Kris Stewart,
Online and Social Media Editor
May 14, 2015
Filed under Photo Galleries

The city of Pleasanton held their annual Big Draw Chalk & Art Festival on Saturday, May 9 in their downtown area. Proceeds of the event went to benefit the Arts in the Schools Grant.  

Graffiti on display in the streets of Hayward

Graffiti on display in the streets of Hayward

Louis LaVenture,
Sports and Campus Editor
April 1, 2015
Filed under Photo Galleries, Showcase

For Hayward residents and frequent visitors graffiti is a common sight in the city. Graffiti artists have found several areas in the city that allows them enough time to finish their pieces.

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