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Throwback Valentine’s Day Playlist

Throwback Valentine's Day Playlist

McClatchy Tribune

February 12, 2014

Throwback Valentine’s Day PlaylistArtist: Faith HillSong: “The Way You Love Me”Released: 2000Artist: Lauryn HillSong: “Can’t Take My Eyes Off Of You”Released: 1998Artist: SelenaSong: “I Could Fall In Love”Released: 1995Artist: Michael JacksonSong: “The Way You Make Me Feel”Released: 1987Artist: Goo...

Terry McMillian shares stories and inspiration

Terry McMillian shares stories and inspiration

McClatchy Tribune

February 9, 2014

“Happy Black History Month, even though I’m black all year long.”And with that, noted author Terry McMillan set the tone for a night full of laughter, wisdom, and insight.On February 6th, the New York Times author of such works as “How Stella Got Her Groove Back” as well as “Waiting to Ex...

Kellie Picker shies away from pop-based country

Kellie Picker shies away from pop-based country

McClatchy Tribune

November 26, 2013

In most cases, if you do not finish first on the hit television show “American Idol,” you are instantly forgotten and never to be heard from again.Country singer Kellie Pickler gained fame on the fifth season of “American Idol” as she finished sixth place in the contest. Luckily for her, she...

Medicine is not a solution to all of our problems

medicating problems::McClatchy Tribune

Dante Frattini

December 1, 2010

Dante Frattini Americans are stereotypically lazy, obese NASCAR fans. No matter how true that may be, health is still a major focus for millions of people in the United States. Gyms, nutrition stores and Bowflex commercials are almost as prevalent as Taco Bells and Men's Big and Tall stores. Have you e...

Double Coverage: A baseball junkie in search of a football team

new orleans saints:New Orleans Saints wide receiver catches a ball during a game against the Dallas Cowboys.:Courtesy of McLatchy Tribune


December 1, 2010

Cassie Kolias I've always been a baseball girl. Baseball is and will definitely be my first love of all the sports. When I fell in love with the baseball, it literally was like a whirlwind summer love affair that turned into a long-term relationship. I learned loyalty at a young age, and so far it alw...

Double Coverage: Baseball is the best sport ever

Double Coverage baseball:Kansas City Royals' Gregor Blanco (7) scores as Tampa Bay Rays catcher Kelly Shoppach (10) tries to reach him with the tag in the first inning at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., on Friday.:John Sleezer/Kansas City Star - MCT

Cassie Kolias

September 29, 2010

Cassie Kolias I'm going to let you in on a little secret. Baseball is the greatest sport in the world. Ever. Here are 10 reasons why. 10. The more games the better! What other sport offers you 162 games in a season? The answer is none. Baseball provides about six months of games. The NBA offers 82 ga...

Facebook and ‘Tron’ and ‘Harry Potter’ oh my!

The Social Network MCT:Jesse Eisenberg, left, and Joseph Mazzello in Columbia Pictures'

Kayla Oliverio

September 12, 2010

With the sun setting sooner and the cool weather seeping in, it is safe to say that fall's movie season has begun. It's time to snag a date, a sweatshirt and begin packing on those winter pounds with a big bag of artificially flavored popcorn. This year's line-up has movies to please the Facebook-obse...

Obama closes 2005 loophole in Title IX

Title IX volleyball:The Obama administration is attempting to close a loophole in Title IX, which is designed to provide equal funding for NCAA men?s and women?s sports.:File Photo

Miriam Arghandiwal

April 28, 2010

Vice President Joe Biden announced April 20 the Obama administration would overturn the 2005 revised interpretation to Title IX federal law, which was said to provide a loophole in the law. Title IX reads that no one shall be discriminated against due to gender and requires colleges and universities t...

Campus-wide forum to address Haiti earthquake

haiti:On the first day of a three-day national mourning period, some Haitians went to the National Cathedral in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, to pray and fast. :McClatchy Tribune

Timothy Sandoval

February 20, 2010

A few days after the devastating earthquake that struck Haiti, Sacramento State President Alexander Gonzalez sent out a message to the entire campus calling on it to do whatever it can to help the people of Haiti. Some on campus have answered that call. "For me, that was a clear call," said Don Taylor, direct...