Let’s get crafty!

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Hey Students! If you are looking for something fun to do this afternoon, check out the Holiday Indie Mart! This event is a craft fair with many local vendors. It is a great opportunity to see some of this city’s most creative artisans. Plus it is free to enter! Today! December 9 at The Independent […]

Fleet Week is here!

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’tis that time of year again…for Fleet Week! This is your opportunity to see US Navy Ships parade in the bay and jet planes rip through the sky in perfect coordination. I always find the Air Show (specifically the Blue Angels) to be my favorite part of the weekend. I encourage you all to get out […]

Yerba Buena

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We all know and love this bayside city as San Francisco. However, did you know this hilly land was once called by another name?   Back in 1835, the bay area was a small Mexican settlement know as Yerba Buena. The settlement was called Yerba Buena, which in Spanish literally translated to “Good Herb”, due […]

Castro Theatre

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Have any of you IIC students had a chance to check out the delightful Castro Theatre yet? The Castro Theatre is a beautiful movie palace built in 1922. The architecture alone is reason enough to visit this place. You’ll immediately feel as if you’ve entered into another era. Perhaps one of the most charming parts of […]