Nina and Benny will be played by Amanda Ramos and Dino Tenorino, pictured above. There will be five different showtimes, with opening night set for April 27. (Courtesy of Matthew Cohen)

Lights up on “In the Heights,” this weekend only

April 25, 2017

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By Alexa Gambero | Editor-in-Chief The Tony, Grammy, and Drama Desk Award-winning musical “In the Heights” will make its Saint Mary’s debut on Thursday, April… Read More ›

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Nina and Benny will be played by Amanda Ramos and Dino Tenorino, pictured above. There will be five different showtimes, with opening night set for April 27. (Courtesy of Matthew Cohen)

Lights up on “In the Heights,” this weekend only

April 25, 2017 0 comments

By Alexa Gambero | Editor-in-Chief The Tony, Grammy, and Drama Desk Award-winning musical “In the Heights” will make its Saint Mary’s debut on Thursday, April… Read More ›

Nico Docolas and his team pictured at the end of his campaign. (Courtesy of @nico4smc)

Candidate disqualified from running for AS President

April 25, 2017 0 comments

By Terrilyn Ho | News Editor Between Monday, April 3 and Wednesday, April 5, students were allowed to vote for their Executive Council and Class… Read More ›

Suzi Weissman hosts a radio show called “Beneath the Surface” for the leftist publication Jacobin.  (Courtesy of Uprising Radio)

Professor Weissman hosts podcast for Jacobin Magazine

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By Jacob Turnrose | Opinion Editor Suzi Weissman, a Saint Mary’s College professor and long time radio host, was recently recruited by the influential Jacobin… Read More ›

Academic Senate votes to maintain diversity training resolution sanctions

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Jacob Turnrose | Opinion Editor On Wednesday, April 19, the Academic Senate voted against a resolution that would have suspended the implementation of sanctions on… Read More ›

Mahershala Ali, posing for a photo on campus, spoke to students about acting, success, and stepping back to look at the bigger picture. (Photo by Gerry Serrano)

Mahershala Ali visits campus for “Moonlight” talk

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By Terrilyn Ho | News Editor On Friday, March 31, Saint Mary’s alumnus and 2017 Academy Award winning actor, Mahershala Ali ‘96, stopped by campus… Read More ›

Opinion

Armenian Genocide memorial service. (Photo courtesy of paixetdeveloppement)

Genocide unrecognized is genocide twice-over

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By Andrei Simpson-Satchlian | Opinion Columnist  On April 24, 1915, my family’s world changed. Like many other disposable Christian subjects, my great-grandfather was a conscripted officer… Read More ›

Empathy exists in our lives and and matters in the business world

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By Farhat Desai | Contributing Writer Empathy is present in our lives, from being a part of our brain’s consciousness as a chemical process, to… Read More ›

60 Missiles  were fired by the US military  into Syria,  marking the first time the U.S. has attacked the Syrian government. (Photo courtesy of news.com.adu)

Syria attack marks departure from Trump’s populist rhetoric

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By Marshall Lymburn | Contributing Writer President Trump’s missile strike against a Syrian airbase earlier this month was familiar to a country that has been enmeshed… Read More ›

The dangers of driverless cars

April 25, 2017 0 comments

By Zayra Rivera | Copy Editor I understand the need to innovate and be the next “big thing” but there comes a moment when safety… Read More ›

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Ivanka Trump unqualified for her role

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By Kiana Lei Yap | Staff Writer Ivanka Trump will join her husband, Jared Kushner, as an assistant to President Trump and a member of his… Read More ›

Culture

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“13 Reasons Why” review

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By Natasha Yerramilli | Staff Writer Produced by Selena Gomez, “13 Reasons Why” is a new Netflix original that is based off of a book… Read More ›

Reve brings contemporary French flavors to Lafayette, showcasing classic French cooking techniques with local flavors. (Courtesy of Beyond the Creek)

Lafayette’s Reve showcases French flavors

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By Camilla Marias | Culture Editor This past weekend, I followed the wise words of one Tom Haverford and treated myself. While Lafayette is home… Read More ›

David Bowie and Jennifer Connelly dance together during one of the most visually iconic scenes of the 1986 film. (Courtesy of Book Punks)

Labyrinth gets its sequel after thirty years

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Kali Kushner | Assistant Culture Editor As someone who grew up with an intense love for Jim Henson’s infamous “Labyrinth” (1986), I’m excited to announce… Read More ›

Mr. Green Bubble brings delicious bubble tea to Walnut Creek. (Courtesy of Beyond the Creek)

Mr. Green Bubble delivers deliciousness to the Bay Area

April 4, 2017 0 comments

By Natasha Yerramilli | Staff Writer Have you ever had boba before? If you have not, it’s the milky tea that you can see advertised… Read More ›

Doctor Who improves queer inclusivity

April 4, 2017 0 comments

By Kali Kushner | Assistant Culture Editor For readers who are not familiar with the BBC show, “Doctor Who,” the series focuses around the “Doctor”,… Read More ›

Sports

Parminder Kaur played well in her singles and doubles matches. (Courtesy of smcgaels.com)

Women’s tennis downs Pacific

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By Kimberly Paschal | Sports Editor On Saturday, the women’s tennis team honored Jana McCord and Parminder Kaur on Senior Day in true fashion with… Read More ›

Hunter Rappleye finished tied for seventh in the field in his last conference tournament. (Courtesy of smcgaels.com)

Men’s golf places third in final tournament

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By Dean Boerner | Sports Editor At Riverside Country Club in Provo, Utah last Saturday afternoon, the Gaels came close to repeating as West Coast… Read More ›

Eddie Haus homered and had four hits in the Gaels’ Friday win in front of a good crowd at Louis Guisto Field. (Courtesy of smcgaels.com)

Baseball defeats San Jose State, Pacific in successful week

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By Dean Boerner | Sports Editor Now fully in the midst of the conference race to the playoffs, Saint Mary’s took on San Jose State… Read More ›

Sarah Chase and Emily Bible helped get the Gaels all the way to the semifinals of the WCC Championships. (Courtesy of smcgaels.com)

Beach volleyball falls in semifinal of WCC Tournament

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By Kimberly Paschal | Sports Editor Last Friday and Saturday, the women’s beach volleyball team travelled to beautiful Santa Monica, California, for the WCC Championships.… Read More ›

Russell Westbrook and James Harden put on a show whenever their teams meet. (Courtesy of todayEvery)

NBA Playoffs full of intriguing, competitive matchups

April 25, 2017 0 comments

By Ryan Moyle | Staff Writer The competition is heating up as the 2017 NBA Playoffs get underway. There are plenty of storylines that fans… Read More ›