CBS8: Día De Los Muertos Celebration

Photographs Courtesy of SDCE Thank you CBS8 for stopping by. It was a pleasure to write about Día De Los Muertos and the power of multiculturalism. CBS8: San Diegans celebrate Dia de los Muertos Full Story  

San Diego Coverage: Clairemont Wedding Photographer

Clairemont Times:  Clairemont Wedding Photographer Takes Parenting Advice from Continuing Ed at Mesa College By: Allura Garis PC: Prine Photography Professional Wedding Photographer, Michael Prine takes a break from the camera to participate in Parent Education Classes at San Diego Continuing Education (SDCE) with his 4-year-old daughter. SDCE’s Child Development certificate program provides parents opportunities…

SD Voyager Magazine: Why I Broke into the Music Industry

Thank you San Diego Voyager Magazine for the feature. Meet Allura Garis of Allura Garis Media Relations in Ocean Beach Has it been a smooth road? Yes and no. Breaking into the music industry took hours and hours of work every single day but I loved it so much I didn’t really notice how much…

DISCOUNT: Shop Beachy Bohemian looks with XoMandySue

SHOP BOHEMIAN/BEACHY WEAR at @XOMANDYSUE USE ALLURA35 FOR THE CHECKOUT CODE ALLURA35 WILL GIVE YOU A 35% DISCOUNT Established in Southern California, XOmandysue is an online clothing boutique for young women who love the beachy-boho scene.   SHOP NOW>>

Self-Care Line “Leonie Lemon” Hits Pottery Barn and West Elm

Written by: Allura Garis Making it as a top fashion designer can be a challenge, but for University Heights resident, Leonie Molina Gonzales, she used her skills she learned at San Diego Continuing Education (SDCE) to become an entrepreneur in the top trending health and fitness world. Her newfound fashion skills allowed Leonie to start…

National Coverage: American Association of Community Colleges

From the streets to the classroom BY ALLURA GARIS DECEMBER 6, 2017    PRINT From the streets to the classroom Until Erwin Trejo turned 18, he spent four years in and out of juvenile hall and drug rehabilitation. He served time for robbery and violent crime. “My family used to look for me on the streets,” he says….

Storyteller Edition: Careers

Thank you for coming along this journey with me. Outside of interviewing celebrities and musicians I believe in advocating for higher education. Education changes lives. Enjoy these stories from individuals who overcame adversity. It was an honor to get to know each of these people and take their photographs. Welding // Welding is an everyday art…

World-Renowned Latin Dancer Adrián Sevilla Cortés Kicks Off Solo USA Tour

World-Renowned Latin Dancer Adrián Sevilla Cortés Kicks Off Solo USA Tour Three-Time Ultimate Latin Dance Champion to Teach in San Diego, CA Adrián Sevilla Cortés in Milan, Italy  San Diego, CA (July 7) — Milan Italy’s Adrián Sevilla Cortés of Tropical Gem and current Ultimate Latin Dance Champion will be leading a master workshop on Sunday,…

Adrián Sevilla Cortés (USA TOUR) San Diego, CA

Milan Italy’s Adrián Sevilla Cortés of Tropical Gem and current Ultimate Latin Dance Champion will be teaching master workshops and private lessons in the U.S.A from July 3 to July 24. Sunday July 9th, 2017 12:00PM to 3:00PM PRESALE $35 | DOOR $50 PURCHASE TICKETS RSVP ON FACEBOOK About Lead dancer on Tropical Gem (Milan,…

Live out Your Dream: Play Warped Tour!

Ernie Ball Presents Play Warped Tour Win a spot to perform at the biggest summer rock festival! Win professional gear! Win the chance to make thousands of new fans! Play Now! Learn More. Personal note – Being part of Vans Warped Tour nonprofits was the best time of my life. Touring the nation and Canada…

MTV’s Ally Burnett Uses Platform For Good

Ally Burnett, an MTV Favorite Rejects Drugs to Sing Featured on MTV’s Paris Hilton’s My New BFF and controversial show Jersey Shore exposes Electric persona Ally Burnett.  Ready to take on the world, the San Diego pop singer shares her sensible muse and natural high. Being in an industry whose motto has always been “sex,…