‘Packed and Jammed’ at Gallery


Alexandra Duncan, Entertainment Editor
December 21, 2014

Packed and Jammed” is a campus art show that features art from installation and sculpture artists within the Los Angeles area who were invited to create artwork that adapts to the architecture of the gallery room in the library building. According to the gallery’s pamphlet, the end result “will... Read more »

Ramen Burger Delights Customers


Jennifer Rodman, Staff Writer
November 21, 2014

Located on Third and Vermont in Los Angeles, The Original Ramen Burger attracts customers with an enticing aroma. On a Friday evening, as customers left the restaurant, raving about how delicious the Ramen Burger is, I found myself excited to try the delicacy despite my initial hesitation at the thought... Read more »

One-Woman Show Brings Reclusive Poet to Life


Louise Andersson, Staff Writer
November 5, 2014

As she sat in the garden of 19th century poet Emily Dickinson in Amherst, Mass., actress Kate Randolph Burns felt herself getting into character while rehearsing lines for a play about the reclusive poet. Dickinson will be visiting Glendale College in the person of Burns, who gives voice to Dickinson’s... Read more »

New Japanese Restaurant is a Hit


Jennifer Rodman, Staff Writer
November 5, 2014

The sound of sizzling meat and the delicious aroma of different dishes at Akuma, a sushi restaurant in Glendale, can tempt even a full person to order a meal. Walking into the restaurant’s loud, vibrant atmosphere and seeing people laughing and smiling was very welcoming and exciting. The owner, Ki... Read more »

Acclaimed Author Explores Cultural Diversity


Melinda Ebrahimi, Staff Writer
November 5, 2014

Author and USC English professor Dana Johnson spoke to a roomful of attendees at the Student Center on Oct. 29. Johnson was selected as a speaker for this year’s Los Angeles Writers Reading Series, co-founded and directed by adjunct English professor Claire Phillips, to speak about her acclaimed novel... Read more »

‘Fury’ Depicts the Horror of WWII


Rikard Kohler, Staff Writer
October 22, 2014

David Ayer’s “Fury” is raw, true, and deviates from the norm of films that glorify war; however, despite comparisons to “Saving Private Ryan” (1998), it falls short of the Academy Award-winning film. “Fury” depicts the European Campaign in the later stages of World War II from the American... Read more »

Adjunct Professor Writes/Directs Movie


Alexandra Duncan, Entertainment Editor
October 10, 2014

Warm sunlight streamed in through wood paneled windows as arguably two of the most powerful men in all of corporate America: the CEO and the potential COO played a game of chess. “Life is one big chess game,” Roger, the CEO said. “In the end, it’s about protecting the king. We don’t give a... Read more »

Affleck Comes Alive in Fincher’s ‘Gone Girl’


Rikard Kohler, Staff Writer
October 8, 2014

With a plot heavy in passion, jealousy, and a manipulative central character, “Gone Girl,” which premiered last Friday and is directed by David Fincher, had the audience chewing their nails in anticipation. Adapting Gillian Flynn’s novel, Fincher who directed critically acclaimed films like “Seven”... Read more »

2014 Summer Movie Recap


Alexandra Duncan, Entertainment Editor
September 11, 2014

This summer’s sizzling heat brought forth a refreshingly impressive arrangement of films from all genres, with some topping the box office for weeks while others flopped almost instantly. Compared to recent years of summer blockbuster profits, however, 2014 summer films were surprisingly disappointing. Here... Read more »

‘Cosmos’ Series Revived by Noted Astrophysicist


Tamara Hacopian, Staff Writer
May 29, 2014

Science comes alive in “Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey,” as astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson delves into the nature of the universe and its connection to mankind, dating it back to the Big Bang. The documentary is an adaptation of the original iconic classic, “Cosmos: A Personal Voyage,” hosted... Read more »

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