Insights into UC Davis’ Architectural Celebrity
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Insights into UC Davis’ Architectural Celebrity

Manetti Shrem Museum stands as glimmer of hope for architecture on campus UC Davis can be quite the dreary location if you fancy yourself an architectural enthusiast. Among…

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Review: “Shrill”
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Review: “Shrill”

Aidy Bryant’s honest, real comedy pulls the heartstrings of viewers The Hulu original series “Shrill” premiered on March 15 and enchanted viewers with its quirky and unapologetic representation…

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The Rights and Wrongs of Nature Documentaries
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The Rights and Wrongs of Nature Documentaries

Can documentaries like “Our Planet” advocate for environmental justice? The United Nations reported that we have a 12 year window to drastically change the state of the environment…

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The Art of Beer Die
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The Art of Beer Die

Where creativity, drinking come together Most college-aged people have heard of the sport “beer die,” a drinking game involving four glass pints, two dice and a large table.…

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19th Annual Film Fest @ UC Davis
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19th Annual Film Fest @ UC Davis

A review of the night’s best student creations Davis hosted the 19th annual film festival at Davis Varsity Theatre on May 8 and 9. The festival featured student-produced…

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Culture Corner
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Culture Corner

The Arts Desk’s weekly picks for television, movies, books and music Album: “This Time” by Donna Missal Donna Missal is a powerhouse singer known for her sultry sound.…

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Couch Concert: VirgoGabrielle
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Couch Concert: VirgoGabrielle

Young local musician tells a personal story with her music First-year community and regional development major Gabrielle Reid, also known as VirgoGabrielle, writes her music on an bright…

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Garlic Fried Egg Tacos
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Garlic Fried Egg Tacos

Homemade corn tortillas, pickled onions and a seasonal salad make for perfect spring dinner It’s Tuesday, it’s dinner time, what do you turn to? Tacos, duh. Taco Tuesday…

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Martyrs of Art: The Dangers of Creating a Masterpiece
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Martyrs of Art: The Dangers of Creating a Masterpiece

Some critics ignore controversial art, others require blood Throughout history, artists have suffered for their work — some by way of their own creatios, and others because of…

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UC Davis to host Whole Earth Festival
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UC Davis to host Whole Earth Festival

The 50th annual festival will be one for the books UC Davis’ will host its 50th annual Whole Earth Festival from May 10 to 12 on the Quad.…

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Culture Corner
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Culture Corner

The Arts Desk’s weekly picks for television, movies, books and music Television: “Portlandia” This wonderfully weird sketch comedy show was born from the minds of Fred Armisen and…

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Culture Corner
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Culture Corner

The Arts Desk’s weekly picks for television, movies, novels and music Television: Bojack Horseman “Bojack Horseman” is an animated Netflix show about a washed up ‘90s sitcom actor…

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Senior Art Shows
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Senior Art Shows

The Basement Gallery features student work throughout Spring Quarter The first round of the spring Senior Art Shows began on April 8 in the Basement Gallery. These shows…

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Gaspar Noé: The Enigma of a Controversialist
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Gaspar Noé: The Enigma of a Controversialist

Despised by some, beloved by many The scar that Gaspar Noé has left on the history of film is one of pain and beauty. He is the son…

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Celebrating fifty years of independent radio
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Celebrating fifty years of independent radio

KDV(YE)S This past week KDVS hosted its second fundraiser of the year, called “Freeform Turns 50,” in celebration of its 50th year being broadcasted on air at 90.3…

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