The Skyline View

Three cheers for Fruity Cheerios!

Three cheers for Fruity Cheerios!

Maryam Khan

November 20, 2006

A wise bird once told me to follow my nose wherever it goes and I did. I was led not to the same old fr...

Whitebear Sez

Mike Whitebear

November 20, 2006

Everyone knows when a new game console comes out, all of that company's fans will go to their local (or not so local) stores, and wait in the rain just for a chance to get their hands on the new product. I know that I've wanted to do something like that, but then again, I'm a patient person who doesn't care much for crowds of...

War of the Words

November 19, 2006

Get a job, hippie!by Alicia JohnsonRent is high, gas prices are unbelievable, kids need to be fed, and bills have to be paid. Our economy has made it almost impossible for one to get an education and enjoy the benefits of a degree. If you are a college student, chances are you're broke and struggling to find the balance betw...

The View From Here: Speed!

Kyle Chidester

November 19, 2006

I was hastily hard at work the other day, when a friendly regular customer related this story to me. He had gone out to eat at a fancy Parisian restaurant with his wife and some European friends, and throughout the course of the meal, he had to slow the pace at which he was eating in order to keep from finishing before everyone el...

Two Dimensional Animation vs. Computer Generated Animation

Jesus Hills

November 18, 2006

Recently, there has been an upsurge of animated movies coming out. "Over the Hedge," "Cars," "Happy Feet," "The Incredibles," "Shrek" and the list continues. All of these new animated films utilizing the not so new animation style of Computer Generated Imagery (CGI).Three-dimensional CGI has been around since 1976, when it w...

The thrilling conclusion to ‘Whitebear Starts a Club’

Mike Whitebear

November 18, 2006

Greetings, hello, and welcome to the second installment of a two-part series based around me trying to start a club at Skyline! In this final part, we're going to explore how I fared at this daunting task.After receiving the forms (for people to sign their names on), which I explained about in the last issue, I headed out in se...

Don’t eat or sleep, listen to Copeland on repeat

Marian Mesia

November 18, 2006

CD Fast Facts:Artist: CopelandAlbum: Eat, Sleep, RepeatHighlights: Control Freak, Careful Now, I'm Safer On An Airplane, By My SideA CD review on the sports store Copeland? Not quite. Copeland is an indie rock band from Lakeland, Florida. The band consists of vocalist Aaron Marsh, who also plays the guitars and the mellotro...

Student art is picture perfect

Student art is picture perfect

November 18, 2006

In 2000, Professor of Art and Photography Arthur Takayama created a student photography show to contras...

Editorial: Skyline’s supporting cast

November 18, 2006

Everyday, we wander the halls of Skyline College, and unknowingly pass them by. They are some of the unrecognized, an unsung foundation of our school. They clean up after us, keep us safe, and even feed us. They are the supporting cast of our school, the cafeteria, maintenance and security staff of Skyline College. Though we see th...

Skyline welcomes new chief of security

Jesus Hills

November 18, 2006

Work began in earnest for Jeff Hodges, the new chief of security at Skyline College, who has taken over the position that has been open since the interim chief of security resigned back in July 2006.Hodges' is now added to the list of new acquisitions Skyline College has made this year, in addition to the new interim Dean of A...

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