Say goodbye to punk rock summer camp
Sep10

Say goodbye to punk rock summer camp

For the last 24 years, Vans Warped Tour has travelled across the country every summer, bringing local bands to the spotlight and reviving punk and rock icons for every generation to enjoy. This year, Vans Warped Tour graced the country for the final time. Vans Warped Tour started in 1995 as the brainchild of Kevin Lyman. During his college years at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, he spent time booking bands to perform...

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“O Beautiful” shows society through the eyes of women, hardships
Sep10

“O Beautiful” shows society through the eyes of women, hardships

2018 has been named the year of women, and Palomar Theatre Arts is on board. Every year Palomar’s theatre department highlights a specific theme throughout their production season, usually relating to something relevant in society. With recent influences of women’s rights, the 2018-2019 season will be focused on works by women. “The idea that this semester and next semester all our plays are done with one thing in mind is to reflect...

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Poets, writers, and artists publish literary journal
May20

Poets, writers, and artists publish literary journal

  The Bravura Literary Journal has been a source of creativity since 1964.   Student run, each year runs the task of not only receiving submissions, but going through them and selecting work from Palomar’s diverse community. Dr. Rocco Versaci and Dr. Carlton Smith have been overseeing the supervision of the literary journal since 2000, and both teach creative writing at Palomar. Students who sign up for the class that puts together...

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MODA fashion show hits runway
May19

MODA fashion show hits runway

It all starts with a dream, an abundance of passion, a few sketches, mood boards, patterns, model fittings, and viola, a fashion collection is born. On May 11, the Center for the Arts in Escondido opened their doors to hundreds of visitors to observe this year’s MODA Fashion Show. The theme for this event was Better Together inspired from a famous Helen Keller quote, “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much” to reflect...

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‘Infinity War’ plenty of action, little story line
May16

‘Infinity War’ plenty of action, little story line

With 18 films all building to a single movie, “Avengers: Infinity War” certainly had a lot to live up to. “Avengers: Infinity War” is constructed as the title would suggest – it is a comic book war film. Characters in this movie will often be introduced instantaneously without an establishment scene. Just like war films, this movie doesn’t have that much time for quiet moments and instead focuses on the terror of war itself. No...

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*NSYNC receives star on Walk of Fame
May15

*NSYNC receives star on Walk of Fame

  One of the most celebrated boy bands of the 1990s reunited to accept a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles. Fans cheered with excitement as the five aging members of *NSYNC stood at a podium on April 30, giving thanks to those who have supported the group for the past 23 years. Justin Timberlake ended their acceptance speech by stating “I love these four guys, we’ve had an incredible ride and I can’t wait to see what...

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