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Lauren Carpio – Proust Questionnaire

The Proust Questionnaire has its origins in a parlor game popularized (though not devised) by Marcel Proust, the French essayist and novelist, who believed that, in answering these questions, an individual reveals his or her…

McNair Scholars Program: Making Dreams Come True

“Before you can make a dream come true, you must first have one.” Dr. Ronald E. McNair  Tatianna Starr Daniels, a senior sociology student represented her cohort of McNair Scholars when she won a second…

Trendy Vintage Summer Hot Spots

Canadian artist Frances Elizabeth Strathern once said, I believe that art is needed to preserve the uniqueness of our human spirit. Economic globalization has resulted in a world where everyone is encouraged to buy the…

Relax This Summer II

Summer could not have come at a better time! After a long, intense academic year, the stress levels of students are at an all time high! When we are stressed, our sympathetic nervous system activates…

Nielsen Gabriel – The Proust Questionnaire

The Proust Questionnaire has its origins in a parlor game popularized (though not devised) by Marcel Proust, the French essayist and novelist, who believed that, in answering these questions, an individual reveals his or her…

Kelly Cassidy – The Proust Questionnaire

The Proust Questionnaire has its origins in a parlor game popularized (though not devised) by Marcel Proust, the French essayist and novelist, who believed that, in answering these questions, an individual reveals his or her…

International Mud Day

In celebration of International Mud Day, the Children’s Center will be having some good, dirty, muddy fun on Friday, June 29. Teachers Ariel and Mandy have worked hard with donations from Home Depot, Green Acres…

Get happy: Best bets for Sacramento happy hours

We all know it’s 5 o’clock somewhere. Take the work out of after-work happy hour this summer with this guide to Sac’s best happy hours. For the wine lover: Revolution Wines, Sacramento’s only urban winery,…

Relax This Summer

Many college students are faced with several stressors and pressures. As if our academic life doesn’t keep us occupied enough with all of the reading, studying, and exams, we have an abundance of other things…

Planning the Best Trip… on a Budget

It is finally summer and the first thing you want to do is go on a fun trip or vacation with all of your friends. Then you remember you are on a college student budget.…