Ohlone Monitor

‘Cloud Atlas’ bounces among time periods

December 12, 2012

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By AMY HYEIN PARK Staff writer “Cloud Atlas” is a good film overall. It’s a three-hour blockbuster filmed like the pieces of a puzzle with the six different stories in succession. Even though it has various stories...

First time voters step to the polls

December 12, 2012

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By MARRA-MARIE MAGSAKAY Features editor The United States has come a long way since voting was opened to all races, colors and genders and one of a U.S. citizen’s duty is to vote. Some students at Ohlone College have...

Students learn, lead and give through APASA

December 12, 2012

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By NORI SASAKI Staff writer For students who are trying to find a new environment, the Asian Pacific American Student Association is an ideal club. In this club, students can deepen their understanding of Asian Americans...

Johnny Cupcakes Coffin Tour takes a detour to SF

December 10, 2012

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By MARRA-MARIE MAGSAKAY Features editor The independent street T- shirt brand Johnny Cupcakes targeted San Francisco Oct. 20 as one of their pit stops for its Johnny Cupcakes Coffin Tour. The owner of Johnny Cupcakes...

Halloween thrifting: Scavenge for treasures

December 10, 2012

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By MARRA-MARIE MAGSAKAY Features editor Kids are not the only ones who are excited to celebrate, eat an absurd amount of candy and wear their costumes for Halloween. Students at Ohlone College are also anticipating the...

Kids poses are picture perfect for portraits

December 10, 2012

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By MARRA-MARIE MAGSAKAY Features editor Portrait photographs are not as easy as they seem. Many people hide their thoughts, nerves and fears through a smile. Photographer Renee Billingslea captures the true em...

Scary movies: the classics vs. modern tales

December 10, 2012

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By LOUIS LAVENTURE Sports editor With Halloween fast approaching, it is time to start getting in the mood to be scared. Here are some of the scariest movies – old and new – that will be sure to have you leaving on...

Ancient Halloween survives with American twist

December 10, 2012

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By MARRA-MARIE MAGSAKAY Features editor No matter the age, many Americans anticipate that special holiday in October –Halloween. It is an excuse for kids to dress up as their favorite character and eat bags of cand...

High school drama strikes back uncensored

December 10, 2012

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By JOE W. NICHOLS News editor The Ohlone Theater Department is gearing up for its annual fall production. “Dog sees God,” is a parody by Bert Royal that follows the “Peanuts” cast through the pitfalls of high...

African American club aims to improve student life

December 10, 2012

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By CAMERON LOPEZ Staff writer The African American Student Alliance walked away from Club Days last month proudly holding 30 sign-ups for possible new members. With their participation in the Music Club’s “Tomorrow’s...

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