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Women face cultural beauty standards

Women face cultural beauty standards

Lily Bakour, Staff Writer

March 25, 2016


Filed under Features, Top News

“I am not beautiful.” This is a thought that haunts women across the world. Regardless of background, women hold themselves to different beauty standards according to their culture and the society that surrounds them. Many may ask themselves, “What is the definition of beauty?” This...

Five beauty products disguised as food

Five beauty products disguised as food

Veronika Dvorakova, Art Director/Columist

February 23, 2015


Filed under A Dash of Sass, Opinion

The next time that you accidentally smear some avocado on your face while eating a sandwich, you might as well just leave it there and call it a face mask. When it comes to food, we tend to aim it towards our mouths. It's a delicious way of obtaining nutrients, but applying food directly to external...

‘American Beauty/ American Psycho’ has a new vibe

‘American Beauty/ American Psycho’ has a new vibe

Adriana Ramirez, Staff Writer

February 11, 2015


Filed under A&E

If we were immortals, we would still have “American Beauty/American Psycho” stuck in our heads for the rest of our lives. American rock band Fall Out Boy was influenced by different artists to branch out since their previous album, “Save Rock and Roll.” In my opinion, they achieved their go...

Graffiti: Artistic beauty or vandalism of property

Graffiti: Artistic beauty or vandalism of property

Melanie Hamaguchi, Staff Writer

December 12, 2013


Filed under Student Voices

While graffiti is easily recognized by its appearance, people have many different opinions about whether to label it as street art or vandalism. Graffiti is defined by the “Oxford Dictionary” as “writing or drawings that have been scribbled,  or scratched illicitly on a wall or other surface...

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