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Happening This Weekend

Happening This Weekend

As Summer Session II looms over my head, I have gotten to thinking “Where did my summer go?” If you feel like your days are passing by with a little too much relaxation and too little excitement, here are some ideas to stimulate your summer. Friday – July 22nd California State Fair Filled with fun […]

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Monterey Seal Pups

Monterey Seal Pups

If you feel like you’re melting quicker than the Wicked Witch of the West, you are not alone! Why not take a break from the fans, freeze pops, and pools to go on a weekend trip to Monterey? I went last weekend for a one night stay and the change in weather and environment was […]

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Stop, Pop and Roll!

Stop, Pop and Roll!

Hi DLM readers! I just returned from my too-short vacation to Cabo San Lucas. Here are five travel tips to keep in mind as you embark on adventures this summer: 1. Pack light – and an extra bag. While packing ask yourself: In all honesty, can I live without this item for a couple days? […]

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With My Own Two Wheels

With My Own Two Wheels

Tonight at 8:30 P.M., in celebration of the Tour de California ending in Sacramento, there will be a screening of With My Own Two Wheels at the Davis Varsity Theater. The film, created by Bay Area filmmaker Jacob Seigel-Boettner, is about how bicycles are impacting the lives of thousands in Africa, India, and beyond. It […]

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Happening This Weekend

Happening This Weekend

This week’s featured events have a specific theme: Globalization! All of my classes this quarter focus on different cultures, genders, languages, and so on. Sacramento and Davis are extremely diverse. Isn’t it time you did a little weekend traveling and sightseeing right in your backyard? Experience new perspectives and lifestyles with the events below! 🙂 […]

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Happening This Weekend

Happening This Weekend

“Never saw the sun shining so bright! / Never saw things going oh so right!”  Listen to Ella Fitzgerald’s version of Blue Skies. As one of my oh-so-thoughtful Facebook friends noted lustfully, “Hellooo sundresses!” You may also be saying hello to the springtime sniffles, but who cares? The weather is beautiful! Pop a Zyrtec and […]

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