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Drowned In 2057

Short story by Jose Luis Lopez / In the Ords Abstract  In the year of 2057,...

You Know I Hate the Sun

Poem by Parker Jones / In the Ords You Know I Hate the Sun,  but I’d walk with you in the heat of summer,  with the smell...

Local Brews: Fieldwork a Monterey find

Story and photos by Dee Davila The cool and mild weather that envelops the Monterey coast is perfect for anyone who wants to enjoy a...

Pokémon Scarlet & Violet are a buggy blast

Fans of the “Pokémon” series had been eagerly awaiting the release of “Scarlet” and “Violet” since it was announced in February. After its Nov....


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Classic game shows get CSUMB spin-off

Otter Media, also known as or , is a campus department, influenced by Adult Swim and other popular media, that creates podcasts, radio...

A look into a sustainable operations environment

Students saw what it means and what goes into having a sustainable operation when the Hospitality Club and the Sustainable Food and Beverage Management...
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Otter Chatter

What was your favorite Thanksgiving Dish?

Hana Terfai

Fourth-Year Human Development & Family Science

“I’m Mexican, so my mom makes Arroz con Leche which is rice mixed with condensed milk and a bunch of sugar, it’s super sweet and good.”

Madi McKay

First-Year Marine Science Masters

“I think it’s bacon-wrapped water chestnuts, which is super random and is just something my family has done and can be kind of unexpected to others.”

Ammy Guerrero

First-Year Marine Science

“My favorite Thanksgiving dish is probably just ham, I love ham so much and in my family we have it every year, There’s nothing special about it, it’s just really good.”


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Student seeks to break the stigma around tattoos 

Story by Andrea Valadez-Angulo While tattoos are an extremely popular form of self expression, there is still a debate surrounding the art form. Many people have...

November Horoscopes

Aries (March 20-April 19): This could be a difficult or transformative month for Aries. Your ruling planet will be in retrograde for November so you...