Arts & Entertainment

Arts & Entertainment

A Tribute for Social Change

A hip-hop mix of Mariah Carey’s “Shake It Off” echoed through the loft of The Catalyst as a projector flashed video clips from classic...

Taking Creative Action

A banner reading “Imagination is power,” in bright yellow and red, shined through the clouds as it led hundreds of students through the UC...

Putting the Fun in Fungus

The Fungus Federation of Santa Cruz (FFSC) transformed the Louden Nelson Community Center into a mushroom wonderland this weekend. The Santa Cruz Fungus Fair...

Safe [Space]

On campus, there is an open gallery for students to display their work, free of charge. The catch is, it is in such high...

Getting “Word Drunk” for the First Time

Everyone was getting word drunk. Eleven poets took the stage to compete at last Wednesday’s poetry slam. It only took about an hour for...

The Same Old Story

Sequels, prequels, reboots and spin-offs — from “Ghostbusters” to “Beauty and the Beast,” media franchises are at the forefront of the entertainment industry. Of...

Skin Deep

With 11 tattoos on her arms and legs, UC Santa Cruz student Cat Heavey has gone to great lengths to hide them in the...

Reimagining Heroism

A group of students, faculty and community members were led on a journey through the underworld on Friday night at UC Santa Cruz. They...

Portraits of the Black Panthers

Young boys sit around a pile of guns, laughing over a shared joke. A mother worriedly looks at the camera as she holds her...

“Back to You, America”

Following the theme “Untold Stories,” a cast of ten students from “Poet’s Corner,” a facet of Rainbow Theater, addressed issues of identity and society...


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