Day: September 26, 2016

Dodgers Clinch the National League West for the fourth year and say goodbye to Vin Scully

Written by Liz Charre, President What an amazing end to a Dodger home stand, honoring Vin Scully on the incredible 67 years with the organization and clinching the National League West for the fourth year straight. The Dodgers ball club is the first team in the National League West to win four straight NL West titles. The Los Angeles Dodgers, who were eight games back from the Giants 90 days ago, are now at the top once again. Ever since the All-Star Break, the Dodgers have shown that they could possibly be a World Series contender. Having lost Kershaw through the majority of the season, many fans had their doubts on the Dodgers even making the postseason. But, things turned out better than expected. Now with Kershaw back in the rotation the Dodgers look to end their drought of a World Series appearance. The magic number was one as of Saturday night. As the Dodgers entered Sunday’s game with the motive to not only sweep the Rockies but win their division, a bump in the …

We should all aim for greatness

Name: Tamara Murga Graduation Year: 2016 Major: Journalism and New Media, minor in Creative Advertising Current Occupation: Freelance journalist/photographer and Los Angeles Magazine Intern What did you gain and benefit from being a student at Mount Saint Mary’s University? Aside from a great education, I definitely gained self-confidence. With all the opportunities available at the Mount, I was able to get out of my comfort zone – extremely important for the career field I chose. If you could go back, what would you have done differently as an undergraduate student? Definitely would have interned more. Many places offering internship opportunities prefer juniors and seniors. I didn’t realize that making that one of my biggest priorities would be so important. What advice would you give to current students at the Mount? Prioritize what is already on your full plate and do not procrastinate. What is one of your favorite memories from the Mount? College is definitely the place where I met some of my best friends. I’ll always cherish how much we pushed each other to …