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Unity

January 25, 2023

"Unity" by Antonio Yanez    We are one! We may be single individuals; Living to survive day by day but, We are smart and even stronger than what we think. Here is the math...

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MSJC Kwanzaa Celebration

Derrick Spearman, Writer December 15, 2022

On Dec. 8th, 2022, MSJC hosted its Kwanzaa celebration at the MSJC theater. For those who may have never heard of Kwanzaa, it is a week-long cultural holiday that celebrates African-American culture and...

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Hook, Line, and Syncher

Hannah De Leon, Guest Writer December 8, 2022

Discovery with Every Swipe Boasting one billion users, TikTok has become the precursor of what is hot and what’s not. It is a platform with an algorithm more tenured social media platforms like Facebook,...

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Farewell Yellow Brick Road – Elton John’s Final Tour Review

Olivia Voelkel, President/Writer December 7, 2022

On Nov. 17, 19, and 20, Sir Elton John performed at Dodgers Stadium in Los Angeles, California. It was the final few concerts of the North American portion of his final tour, “Farewell Yellow Brick Road...

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San Jacinto HS Tigers Advance To The CIF State Championship

Derrick Spearman, Writer December 6, 2022

In the CIF Division 3AA Southern California Regional Championship, the 12-2 Tigers of San Jacinto High took on the 11-2 Centurions of University City High. The winner of this matchup advanced to the Division...

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Romania’s Paris: Bucharest

Olivia Voelkel, President/Writer November 29, 2022

  Many cities in Europe and throughout the entire world are known for their various attractions and cultures; New York has the Empire State Building, Paris has the Eiffel Tower, London has...

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2022 Midterm Election Results

Derrick Spearman, Writer November 23, 2022

It feels as if we have been waiting forever for the election to wrap up, and even now, there are still some races around the country that are either too close to call and/or still counting votes. The Democrats...

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Nail-Biter: MSJC Defeats Pasadena City And Becomes 2022 Mountain Conference Champions

Derrick Spearman, Writer November 17, 2022

  Last year, the Lancers beat the Eagles 28-26 in a heart breaker; this year the Eagles came out on top in a close game against the Lancers, and are the sole American Mountain League Conference...

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Transfer Advice from a Former MSJC Student now Attending UCLA

Olivia Voelkel, President/Writer November 16, 2022

  Americans attending colleges come from all different backgrounds and experiences, whether they are a parent going back to school part time, an adult who is going back to school for another degree,...

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Off the Top

November 15, 2022

"Off the Top"  by Kendra Williams   The world is not, Nor has she ever been, suicidal. Her death is on us. (That’s our sin.) We, murderous beings. Murdering beings. Merciless...

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Eagles Landing Resources

Lily Diephouse, Writer November 10, 2022

Did you know that there are resources on our campus that are not just for academic success? Mt. San Jacinto College has a resource center called Eagles Landing where students can go to receive help...

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Taylor Swift Midnights Review

Pia Henson, Writer November 9, 2022

Taylor Swift is known for her outstanding lyricism and influential tunes. On October 21st, Swift released a brand new pop album amidst the re-recording of her first 6 albums and received mixed reviews...

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