Opinion

Discover the opinions expressed by CSUMB students and our local readers.

National Park Week is better than Shark Week

The parks service is celebrating National Park Week next week between April 21-29, which made me think of another...

The importance of Vocational Training

According to recent economic research it is believed that trade schools may prove more effective in closing United States income...

Students on Executive Order 1100

Many people are still unaware of what Executive Order (EO) 1100 is and what that means for the students...

What is Psychosis?

There is a great deal of misinformation about psychosis. And for those suffering through this,  being confronted with such...

How to deal with the stress of going home

Unless you’re an athlete, have a job you’re keeping for the summer or enrolled in summer courses, chances are...

The effects of THC on the body

Despite how heated the issue is, few have turned to look at the effects such a substance has on...

Verve about Verve

When it was announced that Verve would be replacing Peet’s in the Library Cafe of California State University, Monterey...

An Obituary to Asma Jahangir

Pakistani activist and human rights lawyer Asma Jahangir passed away. Jahangir died at 66, due to cardiac arrest. She...

International WomXn’s Day

Let me begin by saying that I am not anti-Feminist, and I am not some crazy person who is trying...

Struggles of being vegan at CSUMB

Going vegan has been one of the best decisions I have ever made. It has opened my eyes to...

Arrests in Tunisia

Recent protests in Tunisia, resulting from tax increases and other government policies, have led to a clash between protesters...

Antidepressant effects on neurogenesis

Recent studies have shown that neurogenesis continues into adulthood and that the central nervous system (CNS) has the capability...

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, I believe that most Americans have been victims of bullying and/or some form of abuse at some time...

Letter from the Editor

Hello Otters, I hope everyone is enjoying their spring semester at California State University, Monterey Bay! I just want to...

Use of SIMOA and Amyloid

Through the use of amyloid beta testing on cerebrospinal fluid and positron emission tomography, researchers have been able to...

The issue with Photoshop

There comes a time in every person’s life when the issue of self-image comes into play. Behind every selfie,...

Testing stress

This is it, we’re wrapping up the Spring 2018 semester! Congratulate yourself for making it this far! This is...

Brain Cells

Given the increasing life expectancy, the elderly population is growing. This makes understanding how the brain reacts to aging...

Letter from the Editor

Hello! My name is Ashley Orcutt and I am the editor in chief of The Lutrinae. I am excited...

Non-traditional warriors

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