Orchestrating your social media image
Apr01

Orchestrating your social media image

You applied for a great job, but still have not heard back from the hiring manager. Your cover letter was great and the resume you worked on for weeks was impeccable. Did you forget to delete that Instagram video from Thursday night? Yes, the one with you guzzling down a bottle of alcohol while throwing up the infamous Captain Morgan leg pose? The same video linked to your Facebook, which is also linked to your Twitter account? It...

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Torture is on full display at the Museum of Man
Mar10

Torture is on full display at the Museum of Man

  They have the most innocuous sounding names: rack, the straw plant, the diving chair, noise maker’s fire; but throughout human history, especially during Medieval Times and the Spanish Inquisition, these names instilled fear for anyone who has heard of them. Imagine being stretched to the point until you are literally split into two, having your fleshed burned and charred with a symbol that detailed your crime, or stuffed into...

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Economics of undocumented workers
Feb24

Economics of undocumented workers

They waited under the cover of darkness to make their move. They hide under and within anything they can find, out of sight from both the elements and from law enforcement who are constantly on the lookout for any movement or for any signs of life in the vast territory. They rely on smugglers who know the lay of the land and they paid handsomely for their guidance. Some have given all they possess and others have given up their very...

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Faking it

Welcome Back! Now, get your mind out of the gutter… I’m talking about a tan. Since 2011 is done and over with, I want to start 2012 off with a bang. Well not really a bang, more like a banging tan. Now, I love the bronzed and beautiful look as much as the next gal, but as a recovering tanorexic, I’m not willing to jeopardize my healthy complexion for dry, damaged skin. So what’s a girl to do? Fake it, and nobody knows faking it better...

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Palomar's new humanitarian club promotes global change

The holidays usually bring people closer together and make them more willing to go the extra mile to help someone in need. Palomar College is no different. The new club, Palomar 4 People joined together to try and make the world a better place, one student at a time. “Educate, inspire and involve,” is Palomar 4 People’s club motto, said Club President Mary Grigsby. Palomar 4 People is a newly formed humanitarian club founded by...

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Earn credits, burn calories on campus

The Fitness/Wellness Center, located on Palomar’s San Marcos campus, is a perfect way to burn calories and earn school credits, according to Palomar officials. The center is not only open for students but also available for all San Marcos residents through paid memberships. “It’s like a regular gym,” women’s volleyball Head Coach Karl Seiler said. “People who live in the community can buy different kinds of memberships.” The Fitness/...

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