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Feeling overworked and coming back to school after ten years

Paula Zuniga

March 21, 2017

Filed under Opinion

This is my second semester here at COS and but for context I've gone about ten-plus years without being in a classroom setting. I’m a mother, wife, and student. So does that make me an overworked individual? I say yes and no....

Struggling with my return to diving

Megan Mcleroy

March 20, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Last semester I found a new hobby and sport: diving. I swam for years in high school and after being bored with it, I didn't want to continue in college. But once I got here, I had more free time than expected and wanted to ve...

Imagine a world where all drugs were legal

Joe Mendoza

March 20, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Imagine a world where all drug usage was perfectly legal. Native Americans used mushrooms and peyote, ayahuasca is used in the Amazon jungle, and people in today's society use a plethora of drugs. Nevertheless, a number of drugs ...

Nintendo Switch Smash

Nicolas Gonzalez

March 2, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

It starts with a fun video game. Then the devoted fans. Soon enough, players invest so much time into one game that it becomes a competitive practice. An esport is born. Instead of idolizing sports stars like the Peyton Manning ...

Marvel Vs. DC

Joseph Domingo

November 21, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

Its a bird, its a plane, its the explosion of the superhero cinematic universe!Through comic books, short stories, television, and film, superheros are well known throughout the nation. Most are very recognizable from being fea...

What my first semester at COS was like

Megan Mcleroy

November 16, 2016

Filed under Opinion

16 units, five classes, two campuses, one friend. When my plans fell though to go to a 4-year in San Francisco, I resorted to the next best thing, COS. It's not my worst experience, but I can't say it's my best either. I was a concurre...

Being Vegan and the Vegan Stigma

Jesica Zamora

November 14, 2016

Filed under Opinion

So there's this vegan who works at McDonald's; sounds like a terrible punchline right? Well this just so happens to be my life. I’m a vegan and I work at McDonalds. Even though McDonald's contradicts everything I stand f...

I Want to Believe: Halloween and the Supernatural in the Age of Reason

Nick Jaramillo

October 31, 2016

Filed under Opinion

As a young child, Halloween was always my favorite holiday. Of course, Christmas and Thanksgiving had their own unique qualities that I enjoyed as well, but Halloween was particularly special to me. It was a day unlike any ot...

Blood Line

Joseph Domingo

October 31, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Would you like the opportunity to save a life?We are all familiar of the big bus covered in AB+, AB-, A-, A+, O-, O+. The blood drive occurs frequently throughout the year in several locations, such as, shopping centers and schoo...

Have we reached peak clown?

Gedahn Kassaz

October 31, 2016

Filed under Opinion

2016 has been one of the more interesting years this decade has seen; for some reasons obvious and other reasons, well, just as obvious but way more creepy. This year we've mourned the death of an poor and innocent gorilla; discovered the...

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