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Art spaces

Alyssa Romo, Staff Writer
April 25, 2017 • 12 views
Filed under Arts and Culture

Bay Area Art Space Profiles   In light of the tragic Oakland Ghost Ship fire, it has become strikingly clear that many Bay Area artists and art-lovers alike are struggling to find safe spaces,both structurally and emotionally, to exist. Recent rent hikes, high cost of living, and a consequentl...

Students create new affinity spaces at the Urban School

Vivien Manning, Staff writer
April 25, 2017 • 13 views
Filed under Arts and Culture

  In the past year, affinity groups- groups for students who share a common identity- for students of Asian/Pacific Islander, Black, and Latino heritage have been formed, as the leaders expressed a desire for affinity spaces that would focus on specific racial identities. The most recent affinity space,...

Urban students engage in activism through art

Urban students engage in activism through art

Katherine Weltzien, Staff Writer
April 25, 2017 • 12 views
Filed under Arts and Culture

 From lunchtime forums to class discussions, there are plenty of platforms for students to engage in political discourse at the Urban School of San Francisco. However, the public, vocal nature of Urban’s political atmosphere raises the question: How do students who do not feel comfortable speakin...

REVIEW: Westworld

Jack Cogen, Staff Writer
April 7, 2017 • 79 views
Filed under Arts and Culture

The question of what it means to be human has been asked in pop culture so many times that it has started to border on cliché. However, there is a reason that the themes of artificial intelligence and dehumanization are so prevalent: they create excellent stories. The most recent and prominent example...

Bana-nice Cream Recipe of Champs

Bana-nice Cream Recipe of Champs

Ana Gorski, Head Fact Checker
March 31, 2017 • 125 views
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Nice cream /nahys kreem/- noun Simple healthy ice cream made from frozen banana goodness Chocolate 2 frozen bananas 1 Tablespoon unsweetened cocoa powder 1/4 teaspoon of vanilla Mint Chip -  2 frozen bananas 1/4 cup of chopped mint 1/4 cup of dark chocolate chopped ...

Infamous Rock on Bernal Hill brings humour and politics to SF cityscape

Lily Daniel, Staff Writer
March 23, 2017 • 116 views
Filed under Arts and Culture

Bernal Heights, named the #1 “hottest” neighborhood in America of 2014 by Redfin, is known for its many families and combination of old San Franciscans and younger money. Due to its proximity to Palo Alto and Silicon Valley, the neighborhood is highly desirable for new tech employees. Bernal also...

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