Category: Features

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Photography students shine in state shows

Three campus photography students have picked up recognition in recent statewide juried exhibitions. Kathryn Reichert, Charlotte Peterson and Sarah Manriquez have all had selections of their work shown in gallery shows across the state....

The Wood Center multi-level lounge was taken over by hug flat screen TVs, desktop computers and oversized monitors for PopCon gaming tournaments. Many attendees did not participate in the tournaments, but brought their own laptops to the lounge to socialize with like-minded gamers. Ellamarie Quimby/Sun Star Photo credit: Ellamarie Quimby

Pop Con celebrates games, comics and culture

Vendors, cosplayers, gamers and geeks flocked to Wood Center last weekend for Pop Con 6, the sixth iteration of the yearly pop culture convention. Visitors to Pop Con were greeted by rows of vendors...

Tickets for this year's Diwali sold out early. Guests who were quick to purchase formed a line for the food while a photo show was projected. John Aldabe/Sun Star

Diwali, a Hindu Celebration of Lights

For individuals who managed to purchase tickets before they sold out, a Diwali celebration was held on Nov. 5. With the aroma of traditional Indian food in the air, the Wood Center Ballroom filled...

Jake Chavez (guitar), wore a zombie cowboy getup, played a set with Bernie Bousa (drums) of The Wild Jumps Saturday night Oct. 29 at the Pub. Along with playing solo sets regularly, Jake is the front man of Barcelona Boys Choir.

Campus gets freaky

The week leading up to Halloween was full of activities as Residence Life hosted “Freak Week” on campus. Events this year included The Halloween Carnival at MBS, where children roamed the halls in search...