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Book Fair at USC draws high volume of fans

Book Fair at USC draws high volume of fans

April 13, 2014

People from all over Southern California assembled at the University of Southern California campus for the Los Angeles Times’ Festival of Books on Saturday and Sunday. The event brought together a...

Smells like the Hall of Fame

Smells like the Hall of Fame

Matt Mueller, Staff Writer

April 8, 2014

Filed under Arts & Life, Events, Music, Showcase

It couldn’t come fast enough. After 25 years, Nirvana has finally been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, appropriately landing five days after the 20th anniversary of lead singer Kurt Cobain’s...

Party or Peace: A Spring Break special section

Party or Peace: A Spring Break special section

Daily 49er Staff

March 26, 2014

Filed under Arts & Life, Events

If you're looking for a party... Gaslamp Quarter by Daniel Serrano, Editor in Chief If drinking is synonymous with partying, the Gaslamp Quarter in downtown San Diego is probably the hottest p...

Party culture explodes in Lake Havasu City

Party culture explodes in Lake Havasu City

March 26, 2014

SPRING BREAK. Time to retreat to paradise and go as crazy as possible for that mid-semester college ritual of rebellion. Lake Havasu City is one of those places, known for raging sunshine that will...

Annual VSA Video Music Awards to be hosted on campus

Matt Mueller, Staff Writer

March 23, 2014

Filed under Arts & Life, Events, Music

Roll out the red carpet, because it’s the time of the year for competition, music and inter-university rivalries. I am, of course, talking about the Vietnamese Student Association Video Music Awards ceremony. VSA is a club with a presence at multiple Southern California universities. During the time of the festival, they all come together for an annual competition to recognize which campus club can make the best music...

‘Mad Men’ talks new season

‘Mad Men’ talks new season

March 23, 2014

More than 2,000 ultimate TV fans and die-hard “Mad Men” fanatics packed the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood on Friday night to hear the Emmy Award-winning show’s cast discuss the upcoming season. Known...

Imagining the Holi Color Festival

Imagining the Holi Color Festival

March 9, 2014

In spirit of the “Holi” celebration, strangers hugged and danced on the Excelsior high school grounds in Norwalk Saturday as the sweet scent of powder clouded the air. The literal meaning of the...

In preview: African Student Union’s annual Black Consciousness Conference

Andre Crenshaw, Jr., Contributing Writer

March 5, 2014

Filed under Arts & Life, Events

The African Student Union kicks off its 34th Annual Black Consciousness Conference tomorrow with its headlining theme “The Resurrection of Black Power: A Call to Action.” The African Student Union’s Black Consciousness Conference is the longest standing student conference in California. Like past years, the conference will feature a number of speakers from multiple California campuses, as well as exhibitions and activities...