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Warning: This interview contains discussions of mental health that may be triggering, including mentions of suicide. If you or a loved one is struggling with mental health, you can find resources here: https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/find-help. Last week, Brett Rapkin joined us to discuss his film, The Weight of Gold. Narrated by Michael Phelps, the documentary explores the […]

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Sun God Festival Recap

Last Saturday, UC San Diego held its first Sun God Festival since the beginning of the pandemic. Students arrived in droves to RIMAC Field under the mellow San Diego sun. The day was not without difficulties; the return of the long-standing tradition was marred by student complaints of a lackluster lineup. Between and even during […]

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Despite the grandness and breathtaking modernism of The Conrad, located on Fay Avenue near The Living Room Café (and the seals!), there is something warm swimming within its walls. Quiet, hushed lights bring life and lead upwards to the striking wooden panels and deep, dark blue surrounding within. The dance between light and dark, coupled […]

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Located in quiet, cozy South Park, Whistlestop Bar on Fern St. is, according to my violin teacher, “the perfect neighborhood bar”. There’s a jukebox, cheap cocktails (my justification for drinking three tequila sunrises back to back) and, best of all, amazing live music. It was a cold, quiet mid-March night illuminated by the soft lights […]

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Quarantine Vlog with Grooblen

Grooblen joined us to show us a day in the life during quarantine Find Grooblen: Big Leap Collective: https://linktr.ee/bigleapcollective S’morgasbord: https://grooblen.weeblysite.com/smorgasbord Grooblen Music: https://linktr.ee/ellieisgrooblen All things Grooblen: grooblen.weeblysite.com

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Elisia Savoca Quarantine Vlog

Elisia Savoca took over our YouTube channel to take us through a day in the life during quarantine! Find Elisia: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/ElisiaSavoca Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/elisiasavoca Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/7r1Vh…

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