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Sliding into DM’s

Sliding into DM's

Tali Duarte, Assistant Magazine Editor

May 28, 2020

Technology over the past decade has evolved rapidly, making revolutionary changes to our day-to-day lives. It has transformed the way humans communicate, work, entertain and educate themselves as well as others. The way we connect with each other through technology is quite impressive as we continue...

Simone Biles

Simone Biles

Ryan Garza, Sports Editor

May 28, 2020

During the summer of 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, the U.S. women’s gymnastics team was competing with countries like Russia, Switzerland, and China, to name a few, for the chance to earn an Olympic gold medal that summer. A few veterans, sprinkled in with a few newcomers, looked to make the U.S. proud....

Alabama Football

Alabama Football

Ryan Garza, Sports Editor

May 28, 2020

The Alabama Crimson Tide has had one of the most dominant runs in college football over the last decade. Head coach, Nick Saban, has been at the helm of the Crimson Tide for the previous 13 seasons and won 121 games over that period, setting him up for the second most all-time wins at Alabama. His accomplishments...

Travis Scott

Travis Scott

Kayla Burford

May 28, 2020

From attending classes at UTSA to hitting the top of the Billboard charts, Travis Scott has been a huge icon for this generation. Scott is a six-time Grammy-nominated artist who came from humble beginnings out of Missouri City, Texas. After leaving UTSA, Scott decided to make his dream a reality and...

Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift

Ana Cecilia Martinez

May 28, 2020

Taylor Swift had one of the most successful musical careers and genre shifts of the decade. With the release of her third album, “Enchanted,” Swift began her transition from a country musician to one of the best-selling pop artists. With pictures posing with her renowned girl squad, serial-dating...

Lana Del Rey

Lana Del Rey

Robyn Castro

May 28, 2020

Lana Del Rey invented a sound of her own and gave the world a modern melancholy and vintage Hollywood aesthetic it lacked. Although her journey to stardom started years before the decade began, she ultimately entered the limelight in June of 2011 when she released her homemade music video for her single...

Katy Perry

Katy Perry

Brysen Streeter, Web Editor

May 28, 2020

Over the past decade, few pop-stars have reached the same heights as Katy Perry. She helped shape this decade with her incredible run at the beginning of the 2010s. Her third studio album, “Teenage Dream,” was one of the highest-selling albums of the 2010s. It went on to become the second album ever...

Hamilton

Hamilton

Geoffrey Okolo

May 28, 2020

The musical “Hamilton” had a unique cast, message and soundtrack that provide a refreshing take on history. Lin-Manuel Miranda used hip-hop and rap to weave together the captivating rags-to-riches story of founding father Alexander Hamilton. By reimagining ideological debates between the Federalists...

Drake

Drake

Brysen Streeter, Web Editor

May 28, 2020

Over the last 10 years, no artist has had a bigger impact then Drake, aka Champagne Papi, aka Six God, aka light-skin Keith Sweat. What guy hasn’t sat at the edge of their bed listening to “Marvin’s Room” on repeat? What girl hasn’t cried to “Too Good for You”? Whose relative hasn’t jumped...

Brockhampton

Brockhampton

Alex Hanks, Opinion Editor

May 28, 2020

Texas-based collective BROCKHAMPTON innovated hip-hop with a dynamic and diverse collection of artists. Formulated in 2015 and headed by Corpus Christi native, Kevin Abstract, the San Marcos-based rap collective pioneered inclusivity in the rap game. The diversity of BROCKHAMPTON, a band with black,...

Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande

Jada Teague

May 28, 2020

The multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning recording artist Ariana Grande blew the world away with her wide vocal range. Her rise to fame began when she starred in the Nickelodeon TV show “Victorious.” Before she fully pursued her music career, she recorded songs for the show’s soundtrack. In...

The Office

The Office

Jake Striebeck

May 28, 2020

That’s what she said or, that’s what he said. What Michael Scott said, anyway. “The Office,” a four-time Emmy Award-winning mockumentary-style sitcom, is one of the most-streamed shows on Netflix to date. It focuses on the workplace routine of a group that is diverse, obnoxious and wholesome....