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Articles of Interest

Men's Basketball Partners with Nike N7

San Diego State University and Nike N7 are partnering on Thursday, Nov. 20, to highlight the importance of bringing sport and physical activity to Native American and Aboriginal youth.

The Aztecs men's basketball team will wear turquoise uniforms against Bakersfield in celebration of Native American Heritage Month. The game is set for 7:30 p.m.

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You Won't Believe How Many Rubik's Cubes This Guy Solved While Running a Marathon

Before November 15, the Guinness World Record for Rubik's Cubes solved while running a marathon was 175. Phillip Kwa'han Espinoza aimed to shatter that record, and he did.

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Native American Film Festival Brings Cultural Dialogue To North County

 

The theme of the second annual Native American Film Festival is, “Seeing ourselves though our own lens.“ It’s put on by the California Indian Culture and Sovereignty Center at California State San Marcos, which is working to build partnerships between American Indians, academics and the community. It runs from Thursday through Saturday.

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Sea Creatures: A letter from Swami's

You know me as Swami’s, although some citizens have called me Sea Cliff Park, or Noonan’s Point, after the Noonan family who owned me for a while. But before anyone knew what to call me, I was here: a reef, a cliff, a beach and a perfect wave so blue it was impossible to tell where the water ended and the sky began. I have seen your teachers and your fishermen come and go. I have seen your tourists and I have suffered the indignity of plastics strewn over my shore. And I have seen the greedy that would sell me for money.

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San Diego Padres Helped Launch Padres’ Youth Baseball Initiative

On Mar. 8 the Clairemont Hilltoppers Little League’s Opening Day ceremony helped launch the third year of the Padres’ Youth Baseball Initiative. Members of the Padres staff were joined by the Swinging Friar and the Pad Squad to help officially kick off the 2014 Little League season. The Clairemont Hilltoppers team is one of 50 leagues in San Diego County benefitting from the Padres’ Youth Baseball Initiative. All of the team members wear authentic Padres jerseys and caps which represent different eras of Padres baseball.  

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