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by Julio Gonzales Glendale Community College will be seeing the end of what was an educational and thought provoking film series. These films began showing here at GCC during the fall 2014 semester. “Created Equal” was a film series that was put together and organized by our fellow history department to be showcased here at …

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Posted on: April 20, 2015 | Author: Jessica Snyder
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by Emily Balli Maricopa Community Colleges will be giving recognition to some of the district’s greatest student talent in the annual Artists of Promise event on April 15. This year, the event will take place at the Herberger Theater in Phoenix. This is the eleventh Artists of Promise event, and many students and faculty are …

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by Jessica Snyder The latest movie by Nicholas Sparks is almost exactly what you expect. Except, it’s not as tragic. “The Longest Ride” is a long ride for viewers with a run time of 139 minutes. This is awesome for Sparks’ fans, but not so much for those who are over the romantic love stories. …

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by Danny Bush   At the end of November, Glendale–along with the rest of Maricopa county–was among one of the first places in the United States to test a new website created by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. JustServe will facilitate the process for groups of all kinds, from the smallest family …

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by Lucas Bryner The Glendale Community College STEM club has planned an overnight trip to the Grand Canyon, including a visit to the meteor crater in Northern Arizona, a stop at Lowell Observatory and a lot of volunteer opportunities. “[STEM Club] allowed me to find a community that is passionate about the same things I …

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Posted on: April 6, 2015 | Author: Jessica Snyder
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by Jessica Snyder Joey & Gina’s opened last week in Peoria, near Arrowhead Harkins Theater. The original restaurant opened in 1937 in San Francisco. The idea behind starting the establishment was to offer quality food offered in large portions at a reasonable price. Through the years as Joey & Gina’s has expanded, they have remained …

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by Jessica Snyder DreamWorks newest animated film, “Home,” wins the box-office opening weekend, with $54 million.  An alien race called Boov show up on Earth after running from another undisclosed location. The Boov motto is that it is never too late to run away. Viewers get the impression the Boov have been running for a …

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A 2012 “New York Times” article written during spring break described a tamer, more self-conscious attitude amongst students who were about to partake in the age-old college tradition of partying out the stresses of the semester. It credited a shift in bad behavior to the ubiquity of camera phones and to the lightning fast ability …

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This weekend, local concertgoers will get to take in the first of many outdoor music festivals taking place this summer in Arizona. The Pot of Gold Music Festival will span four days over St. Patrick’s Day weekend at Tempe Beach Park from Mar. 13-15, except Monday, and starting back up again on March 17. With …

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