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Comic books in college

Comic books in college

Jesus Nieves

March 2, 2017

Comic books have become part of popular culture in recent years but this passion and excitement for these genres have been a part of me since I was a kid. My first interest with superheroes was when my parents took to see the first Spiderman movie. It was amazing to see this action, story, and amazing...

Did you march?

Did you march?

Brianna Orta

January 25, 2017

This past weekend in cities all across the world women and allies took to the streets in peaceful marches to stand in solidarity for the protection of our rights, our health, our safety and for the future generations to come. Over 2 million people across the world participated in a historic event that wa...

DC’s Heroes VS Aliens

DC’s Heroes VS Aliens

Jesus Nieves

November 22, 2016

In the last few years, comic book and pop culture fans have been given television and movies based on the DC universe. While the movies have been met with mixed emotions, the televised DC universe has been thriving. With the hit show Smallville starting the hero movement on the television network...

Social change in the comic world

Social change in the comic world

Jesus Nieves

September 28, 2016

Over the years the comic book/sci-fi genre has changed from character names to ethnicity.  Some of these changes have been welcomed with open arms while others have created great controversy.  As a fan, I am usually open to changes to certain characters.  I do have trouble when comic book writer...