Lifestyle

Live your best life with everything from relationship advice to handy tips and tricks.

How to be a Better Me

2017 had some ups and downs for me, especially with my dating life. Ever since I was little, I always thought that my life...

Escaping the Friend Zone

You have known your friend for a long time now and you spend a large majority of time together. Although, it seems that the...

Getting your car rain-ready

With the arrival of all things pumpkin spice, we’re flooded with images and flavors of fall, which is fantastic and many excitedly anticipate it...

How to make long-distance relationships suck less

One of the hardest parts about moving away to a university is leaving your friends and family behind. This might be your parents or your best...

We all have a kink

We all have a kink. Okay, maybe not—but it doesn’t hurt to try out one or two. Now I am not afraid to say I...

Why Subaru is a great car for college students

Literally every manufacturer claims their products are the best you can buy. But how many of them can actually prove it without lacing their...

Cruising on Coast Road

I like to take my Subaru off-road, and I made a pact with myself that I’d try and get my car dirty at least...

Sex-tion

To start off the Sex-tion, I will share a story about a first attempt at sex that I feel all people can learn from....

Feeling lonely vs being alone

Often times, I feel like people confuse feeling alone and feeling lonely. Feeling lonely usually stems from sadness that’s based on feeling like you’re...

¡Verde!

There are many issues that may pop into your mind when you see or hear the word “sustainability,” “environmental conservation,” or “environmental justice.” Perhaps...

Dear Abby, Weekly advice column

To All Students, We are starting a Dear Abby column here at The Lutrinae. We encourage all people regardless of background, sexual orientation, gender, ethnicity...

Welcome to campus…now get outside!

As we begin a new school year, I encourage everyone to get out into nature: explore Fort Ord, visit the beach, or just walk...

4×4 vs. AWD

4x4, or four-wheel drive, just like all wheel drive (AWD) are options that crop up on cars a lot more frequently than they have...

Checking fluids, and why it’s so important

Now that we know how crucial it is to check tires and wiper blades, I feel it’s equally important to talk about checking the...

Laundry to Landscape

Here at California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB), we are looking for new and innovative ways to create a more sustainable campus. This is...

What? Oatmilk?

With so many milk alternatives, it is important to consider what might be the most sustainable option. Everything we eat or drink has an...

Senioritis

Dear Abby, I have senioritis and I don’t want to go to class. I also have a lot of stress from school and work. What...

How I became passionate

Growing up, I didn't know I would be passionate about sustainability or the environment. I was interested in working the stock market, my focus...

When in doubt, throw it out

It's great to be optimistic. I know I am, and I would have it no other way. When it comes to recycling however, it’s...

Dear Abby #1

Dear Abby, I had a class with a person who was a know-it-all. They would take every opportunity to answer questions in class. In an...