• As a double concentration Communications student, I am very thankful for the things I have been learning in my courses thus far because they are preparing me for my future in public relations. There are so many aspects to PR and many people don’t really understand what it is. In short, a PR professional is the middle person between an organization and the public. To delve more into the skills required; they range from the ability to use a computer well, things like Photoshop and InDesign are very useful, social media is a huge part of this too, also being a people-person, having the capability to talk to others in a comfortable yet professional way is important. So you may be asking yourself, how do […]

    Public Relations Students

    As a double concentration Communications student, I am very thankful for the things I have been learning in my courses thus far because they are preparing me for my future in public relations. There are so many aspects to PR and many people don’t really understand what it is. In short, a PR professional is the middle person between an organization and the public. To delve more into the skills required; they range from the ability to use a computer well, things like Photoshop and InDesign are very useful, social media is a huge part of this too, also being a people-person, having the capability to talk to others in a comfortable yet professional way is important. So you may be asking yourself, how do […]

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  • Hello, and Happy Friday fellow scholars! If you’re searching for an exciting event to have a wonderful segue into your weekend, the Santos Manuel Student Union Program Board is hosting its third annual Howl at the Moon Halloween dance party (HATM 2013) [tonight] Friday, Oct 25. Entry is FREE for all CSUSB students including guests. Make sure to bring valid identification to be allowed to enter. The HATM event was brought into conception by Program Board members who wanted to allow students a chance to engage and enjoy themselves in campus festivities. In its first year (2011) HATM brought in 300 students and 1,300 the following year. This year, Program Board is expecting to surpass last year’s marker. Giacomo Thillet, Program Board student assistant, produced […]

    SMSU Program Board presents: Howl at the Moon 2013

    Hello, and Happy Friday fellow scholars! If you’re searching for an exciting event to have a wonderful segue into your weekend, the Santos Manuel Student Union Program Board is hosting its third annual Howl at the Moon Halloween dance party (HATM 2013) [tonight] Friday, Oct 25. Entry is FREE for all CSUSB students including guests. Make sure to bring valid identification to be allowed to enter. The HATM event was brought into conception by Program Board members who wanted to allow students a chance to engage and enjoy themselves in campus festivities. In its first year (2011) HATM brought in 300 students and 1,300 the following year. This year, Program Board is expecting to surpass last year’s marker. Giacomo Thillet, Program Board student assistant, produced […]

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  • August 11, 2013 is a date that can’t come soon enough. In a sense, it’s the beginning of a bittersweet end for myself and many other fans.

    Breaking Bad for a Final Time

    August 11, 2013 is a date that can’t come soon enough. In a sense, it’s the beginning of a bittersweet end for myself and many other fans.

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  • So as you may know, I love to go places. My favorite go-to’s include great food, fun company and interesting atmospheres. This summer, I’ve been fortunate to visit a few places that include all of the above. So get off the couch, enjoy your summer break and make a summer itinerary for yourself! Investigate, find things that interest you, or steal some of my recommended ideas! So far, I’ve completed the following on my itinerary: The Orange County Market Place is amazing. If you’re looking for a good deal, amazing food, and some cheap outdoor shopping, this is the place to go. I was able to find some cute tank tops and sandals for summer and even got a light tan from the four-mile-long spread that is […]

    Summer Itinerary Anyone?

    So as you may know, I love to go places. My favorite go-to’s include great food, fun company and interesting atmospheres. This summer, I’ve been fortunate to visit a few places that include all of the above. So get off the couch, enjoy your summer break and make a summer itinerary for yourself! Investigate, find things that interest you, or steal some of my recommended ideas! So far, I’ve completed the following on my itinerary: The Orange County Market Place is amazing. If you’re looking for a good deal, amazing food, and some cheap outdoor shopping, this is the place to go. I was able to find some cute tank tops and sandals for summer and even got a light tan from the four-mile-long spread that is […]

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  • It seems as though in today’s society, you are either on trend or just irrelevant. However, in today’s economy, it can be very costly to stay on trend. From a few years experience in the retail industry, talking with friends, as well as keeping a sharp eye on trends, I have been able to come up with five basic items that will spruce up any outfit for any season or style. Whether you’re headed to class, work, a campus event or a social gathering with friends, these five wardrobe staples will allow you to keep up with all of the latest styles without breaking the bank. 1) Blazers are great because they have the ability to be casual or formal, but add elegance, class, and […]

    What’s In Your Year-Round Wardrobe?

    It seems as though in today’s society, you are either on trend or just irrelevant. However, in today’s economy, it can be very costly to stay on trend. From a few years experience in the retail industry, talking with friends, as well as keeping a sharp eye on trends, I have been able to come up with five basic items that will spruce up any outfit for any season or style. Whether you’re headed to class, work, a campus event or a social gathering with friends, these five wardrobe staples will allow you to keep up with all of the latest styles without breaking the bank. 1) Blazers are great because they have the ability to be casual or formal, but add elegance, class, and […]

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