Festivals highlight various aspects in society, by creating an atmosphere that celebrates culture, food, music, community and unity. The ambience at festivals spark, a monster of energy within’ the crowd and Long Beach has a few festivals in store, within the next few months.
It’s been five years since Janelle Monáe has released an album and a decade since she first introduced us to her android alter-ego, Cindi Mayweather. However, Monáe’s "Dirty Computer" is all her, stripped of her alter-ego, declaring that she doesn’t want to hide behind a façade anymore. "Dirty Computer" takes the listener on a journey that reflects societal views as Monáe recognizes how society views her as a queer black female in America.
As college students we’re always looking for a good deal, and regardless of what other people may say there’s nothing wrong with shopping at discounted stores! I rather find a cute outfit for half the price than shop at other fashion retailers and pay full price for a similar outfit.
With new traffic regulations and strict speed limiters, it's hard to imagine there is a world for people like us. Yes, there is a reason these laws exist, but then it begs the question as to why companies still decide to build cars that are meant to exceed speed limits.
Senioritis! The struggle is real for many college students. We caught up with a few CSULB students to see where they stand on Senioritis, how to deal with it and if it’s beneficial for them down the line in the “real” world.