Joe Wakelee-Lynch
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Joe Wakelee-Lynch

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It’s a Trek

Star Trek’s science fiction universe always has been a commentary on the present as much as a vision of the future. Mikayla Gingrey ’21, a Star Trek devotee and an intern with CBS Studios, ranks her 10 most important Star Trek characters.

June Colors

Los Angeles writer Lynell George ’84 reflects on the work of L.A. painter June Edmonds, whose work is showing at the LMU Laband Art Gallery.

Mullet Mania

Mullets are both revered and reviled in the U.S. But they’re big in Australia, the homeland of men’s basketball standout Keli Leaupepe. His, in fact, is famous. Here’s your guide to choosing a mullet that fits you best.

Alvarado and 3rd

The United States meets Central America at L.A.’s Westlake intersection. Rubén Martínez finds that survival is one of the many stories found at this hemispheric meeting place.

Mind Bridges

Mental health therapy usually has assumed a face-to-face interaction between practitioner and client. The COVID-19 pandemic radically upended the standard delivery model, but it offered some new approaches as well.

Driving Ambition

Louis Foster is a first-year student with a reputation for fast driving. He’s been seen topping 160 mph. Not on Loyola Blvd. — this British speedster drives race cars.

Trellises

How does a Filipino family gradually transplanted in new American soil grow? For Oliver de la Paz ’94, ’95, carefully, surely, like a vine that rises along its trellis.