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2018 Midterm Election was full of historic firsts

2018 Midterm Election was full of historic firsts

November 19, 2018

Caleigh sowder Copy Editor Many were anticipating the 2018 midterm election results, biting their nails late into the night on Nov. 6. As the resu...

Midterm election results: blue wave?

Midterm election results: blue wave?

November 19, 2018

Miguel Gutierrez Reporter There was nothing surprising about this year’s midterm election cycle. From local to national elections, the polls hel...

Experiencing art with Martha Whittington

Experiencing art with Martha Whittington

November 19, 2018

On Nov. 5, the TAMU-CC Art Department debuted a new exhibition in the Weil Gallery that featured sculptor Martha Whittington. “Line of Sight II” is...

TAMU-CC ranked 3rd in country for application spike

TAMU-CC ranked 3rd in country for application spike

November 19, 2018

According to a recent study by 24/7 Wall Street, more students have their eyes set on Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi as a prime destination. The...

Graduate: yes. Job: not yet.

Graduate: yes. Job: not yet.

November 19, 2018

Jessie Monsivais Social Media Editor After all the graduation festivities have settled, many new graduates struggle to find a job. Preparing a resume...

BIRD scooters appear around Corpus Christi

November 16, 2018

Corpus Christi has just received a new electronic means of transportation, one that could be affordable to students but problematic for everyone else. The...

CNN reporter banned from the White House

CNN reporter banned from the White House

November 16, 2018

CNN’s Chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta had his press badge revoked by the White House after allegedly assaulting an intern during a heated...

Rami Malek is a ‘Killer Queen’ in ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

Rami Malek is a ‘Killer Queen’ in ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

November 16, 2018

By Harley Fonseca Rating: 4.7/5 Let’s get something straight here: Rami Malek has always been such an amazing actor since his start in a little role ...

Tamales, not turkey

Tamales, not turkey

November 14, 2018

Jessie Monsivais Social Media Editor Thanksgiving traditions vary throughout the country, but local South Texans know that tamales are a staple holi...

International Games Day a welcome distraction from finals

International Games Day a welcome distraction from finals

November 13, 2018

Matthew Tamez Reporter With video games being projected onto the walls and an impressively large chess set in the corner, International Games Day w...

‘The Kindergarten Teacher’ review

November 13, 2018

Rating: 3.5/5 In “The Kindergarten Teacher,” director Sara Colangelo captures the determination and great lengths one teacher will go through ...

‘The Nutcracker and the Four Realms’ brings an early Christmas

November 13, 2018

Sierra Lutz Editor-in-Chief The timeless Christmas classic “The Nutcracker” has been taken on by Walt Disney Pictures and given a modern twist...

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