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BY APRIL CALVO, Contributor December 7, 2021

Let’s be honest. After Black Friday hit, you blew your budget and now you’re broke. Even so, you still want to show your family and friends you care about them. Nothing says ‘I appreciate you’...

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The best gifts for gamers this holiday season

December 3, 2021

If you are a gamer yourself or have one in the family, here are some gift ideas for you. We've included the top-selling consoles as well as game ideas for each one. Happy gaming! — Compiled by Ricardo...

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High Five: Indie tunes to add to your winter playlist

December 1, 2021

By STEPHANIE KIRCHER Graphic Designer @TheEtCetera The winter season is upon us, and as the weather gets colder some people prefer listening to comforting tone music. Indie music is a good place...

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You won’t be able to stop playing these 5 Steam games

November 9, 2021

PC games have been a media for decades, but Steam, the video game digital distribution service released by Valve in 2003, seems to have a monopoly over other platforms as the main distributor. Here are...

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Halloween’s not dead

By STEPHANIE KIRCHER, Contributor October 26, 2021

For years people have celebrated Halloween as a day to get free candy and dress up in costumes. Celebrations were put on hold during the pandemic, but not all hope is lost. Below are a few suggestions...

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High Five: Top side hustles for college students

ADAMARIS SANCHEZ, Contributor October 26, 2021

Tired of not having enough money? Many college students could use a few extra bucks here and there. Being a college student is hard enough and having a part-time job that doesn’t pay well isn’t good...

Art professor Kathy Windrow instructs her class on how to take photos of their art on Oct. 4. Photo by Chantilette Franklin/ The Et Cetera

Windrow reflects on creative career

AIMEE JIMENEZ, Contributor October 12, 2021

Kathy Windrow is an Eastfield art instructor and artist who has exhibited her work in a national gallery and in Peru, Hungary and Italy. Windrow recently sat down with Et Cetera contributor Aimee Jimenez...

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High Five: The best giallo thrillers for Halloween

BY MATTHEAU FAUGHT, Graphics Editor September 28, 2021

In the early ‘60s to late ‘80s Italy was a powerhouse for cinema. One genre often forgotten today is the giallo. Translated to “yellow”, they were inspired by pulp-mystery novels popularized in...

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High Five: Some fair things to do at the State Fair of Texas

BY VALERY TINAJERO, Contributor September 17, 2021

The State Fair of Texas is returning full-swing and welcoming everyone back with the theme, “Howdy, Folks!” which is designed to bring unity and warm greetings after such unprecedented times. Don’t...

Work of generous artist presented by Dallas College

Work of generous artist presented by Dallas College

BY JORDAN LACKEY, Opinion Editor August 29, 2021

Dallas College is presenting a collection of works from artist Paul Valadez at the Eastfield and Mountain View campuses from Aug. 16 through Nov. 5. It is the first time the campus galleries have been...

RetroCade in Rowlett offers more than 80 classic arcade games . RetroCade is celebrating its one-year anniversary on June 12.  Photo by Chantilette Franklin/The Et Cetera

Hidden Gem: Rowlett arcade lets the good times roll

June 9, 2021

By LIZET VELASQUEZ and HARRIET RAMOS @TheEtCetera It is shortly before 11 a.m. on May 29, and a line of customers is waiting outside the mirrored glass doors of Rowlett’s retro video...

Spring 2021 Virtual Student Art Exhibition

Spring 2021 Virtual Student Art Exhibition

May 12, 2021

The 2021 Spring Virtual Student Art Exhibition features work by Dallas College Eastfield Campus students. The artworks are in a variety of media, including ceramics, pastel and watercolor. They demonstrate...

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