Desert Rats' Take on Coachella

 Desert Rats' Take on Coachella

By: Paola Fernandez

About 100 miles southeast of Los Angeles sits the Coachella Valley. Blue mountains surround the 10 desert cities, and thousands of palm trees sway in the hot, dry breeze. Among the cities is Palm Springs, a tourist destination known for its modernist architecture and LGBT resorts. Several miles to the east, the city of Indio hosts the annual Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival (or Coachella Fest). 

DIG GLOBALLY: Paris

DIG GLOBALLY: Paris

By: Oyinda Salako

Never in a million years did I actually believe I would be traveling to Paris, France. To be honest, Paris was never on my list of places I wanted to visit. The city of love, also known as the city of lights, always sounded so fairytale – so unattainable that I never even dreamed I would get there. But alas, I have returned from a weeklong clown fiesta in Paris. It was incredible.

How Does Music Work With Film?

How Does Music Work With Film?

By: Melody Congote

Film has been an art form, where one can see emotion on screen, but it’s more than just a visual, it’s an art form that uses music to heighten realism in cinema. Music is an essential part of cinema and conveys film in countless methods, such as altering moods on a scene, conveying views, emotions and ideas. 

Coachella Sideshows: Catch Big Acts before the Big Show

Coachella Sideshows: Catch Big Acts before the Big Show

By: Tanner Hewitt

Goldenvoice, the concert promotion group behind Coachella, promotes their Coachella Sideshows for the weeks leading up to the main festival dates. The shows are in great venues littered all over the southern California, and for a lot less cash you could be seeing some stellar acts in significantly more intimate spaces.

Finding the Perfect Swimsuit for Spring Break

Finding the Perfect Swimsuit for Spring Break

By: Lauren Gandara

Spring break is almost here which means hitting the beach and having some fun in the sun. While sunscreen is important, so is a great bathing suit to strut your stuff along the shore. However, shopping for swimsuits can be a difficult decision. Luckily, there are ways to find a bathing suit that’ll flatter any body type.