Day: May 23, 2013

‘Local Gold’ artist aspires to spread positive vibes

By Travis West | Staff Editor “Potential and Procrastination” is a hip hop album that debuts the talents of local 24-year old artist Alfredo Pulido. It was a project that took years in the making, but the journey getting there started long before the college graduate even thought about hip hop. “I told myself that

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Jazz brings young musicians together

By David Roman | Staff Writer In the midst of summer music festivals like Coachella, Stagecoach, Bonnaroo and many others, there is one that no RCC student should miss. The annual RCC Jazz Festival came to Riverside again on May 11. Combining big band and small group jazz performances, the festival hosted jazz bands and

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Former UCLA assistant to lead basketball program

By Tim Cornell | Asst. Sports Editor The Riverside City College Athletics Department confirmed the hire of Phil Mathews as the new head coach for the men’s basketball team. Mathews was hired after an intense interview process that featured many well qualified candidates. The spot opened up a month ago after former head coach John

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Nine seasons come to an end

By Destiny Rivera | Editor-in-Chief Eight years ago, NBC viewers were introduced to the beloved employees of Dunder Mifflin Paper Company. Through nine seasons filled with laughter and tears, fans have grown with the many characters of The Office. Between heartfelt love stories and hilarious jokes, the show quickly became a classic sitcom on NBC.

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Rape culture at its worst

By Rikki Frohmader | Staff Writer You might have heard the following phrases: “she was asking for it,” “look at the way she was dressed,” “it isn’t possible to rape a man,” “he probably liked it”. The Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network Organization (RAINN) reports that every two minutes someone, regardless of their gender, race

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