Video:  Palomar Student Art Show
May14

Video: Palomar Student Art Show

The Palomar College Annual Student Exhibition took place from April 20 to May 8 in the Bohem Gallery at Palomar College. The exhibit took place as part of the Art Department Open House. Video produced by Claudia Rodriguez and Mike Adams

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Building a new “Empire”
May11

Building a new “Empire”

Move over Reality Television! The nighttime Soap Opera has reemerged and is seemingly here to stay. Fox’s “Empire” is this generation’s newest guilty pleasure. Despite some flaws, “Empire” is a perfect concoction of your grandma’s classic soaps, new age pop culture, and a hip-hop twist that you never knew you needed. Created by Lee Daniels and Danny Strong, the phenomenon that is “Empire” has proven to excite...

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Students showcase artwork in Boehm Gallery
May11

Students showcase artwork in Boehm Gallery

Walking into the Student Art Exhibiton at the Boehm Gallery you’re greeted with two options of exhibits to the left and right. Left, black and white photography and digital media, strategically placed along the walls. To the right, colorful artworks and glass panes stand out against the blank canvas of the white walls. In the floor area of each are colorful art pieces, each evoking a different sense and thought to the spectator....

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Palomar dance performance showcases range of styles
May11

Palomar dance performance showcases range of styles

Palomar’s dance department put on a final performance of the Faculty Dance concert May 3, that featured a range of dance styles. Director Patriceann Mead put on a concert filled with merriment, celebration, wonderful music, and dramatic undertones to show the dance department’s range of dance classes including world dance selections such as Afro-Cuban, near and Middle Eastern, Hip Hop, Jazz, Modern, Tap, Ballet, Ballroom, Hawaiian and...

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No technology for three days, challenge accepted
May11

No technology for three days, challenge accepted

In an age of technology at our fingertips, refraining from answering texts and ignoring notifications is easier said than done. I gave up all technology for three days and lived to tell about it; with this experiment I gained a new perspective. Technology is integral into our lives. Take these facts: In 1973 the first cell phone was created and a few years later, in 1981, came the personal computer better known as PC. The millennial...

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Summer blockbusters ready to thrill
May11

Summer blockbusters ready to thrill

Summer is almost upon us. And as summer draws near, a young human’s fancy naturally turns to movies. After all, summer is the most vaunted and celebrated of seasons for blockbuster film openings. Now if you are like me, the majority of these films may raise an eyebrow, but not your interest. Typically I go for more esoteric fare, however, I also find it difficult to resist the allure of a well-advertised slice of popcorn fare. So for...

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