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A personal perspective on the New Zealand attacks

A personal perspective on the New Zealand attacks

March 20, 2019

Growing up a Muslim-American, my family has always emphasized the importance of “Salaat Jummah,” which translates into Friday prayer. This is a ritualistic congregational prayer that Muslims hold every ...

Together we stand, divided we fall

Together we stand, divided we fall

March 18, 2019

When the word ‘tragedy’ is mentioned, people’s initial reaction is to think ethnocentrically. In reality, tragedy has been no stranger to any culture, nor has it been selective.   That being sai...

Another year, another graduation venue at LBSU

Another year, another graduation venue at LBSU

Mia Bradford, Assistant Design Editor

March 17, 2019

Filed under Opinions

I’m graduating in two months but I didn’t know that commencement had been moved (again) until five days ago. President Jane Close Conoley told the Daily 49er March 13 this year’s graduation ce...

Universities: Helping the rich get richer

Universities: Helping the rich get richer

March 14, 2019

Growing up, I was always conscious of how far money could get you in life. I knew this from firsthand experience as someone looking in from the outside, as someone who didn’t have this advantage. Nothin...

Film photography is not dead

Film photography is not dead

March 13, 2019

Immediacy is everything in the age of modern photography. The process to take, edit and share a photo is faster and easier than it’s ever been and can be completed in less than an hour. All you have...

Man, that was fast

Man, that was fast

March 11, 2019

I’m not excited for graduation, there I said it. In fact, I’m terrified to meet the harsh reality that awaits me after I finally depart from the safety of being a student. For many students, this will be...

Don’t shoot the messenger

Don’t shoot the messenger

Rachel Barnes, Arts and Life Editor

March 11, 2019

Filed under Columns

Hi my name is Rachel and I am a journalist, but according to President Donald Trump last October, I’m also an “enemy of the people.” I’m not usually one to beg for recognition, but the persecutio...

California, water you waiting for?

California, water you waiting for?

March 10, 2019

According to ABC7, California experienced one of its wettest winters in the month of February alone, seeing enough rain to fill approximately 27 Olympic sized swimming pools. We enjoyed the cold weather and took countless Instagram pictures, but we barely conserved any of it. The amount of ...