Planning for Veterans Day takes another step with meeting

Planning for Veterans Day takes another step with meeting

Jennifer Medina
September 18, 2014
Filed under News, Student Government

To express the gratitude toward veterans, a color guard group and a band will be attending the Veterans day ceremony, taking place at the steps of the Burnight Theater on Monday, Nov. 10.The meeting to discuss the planned events was Thursday, Sept. 18, in room BK 111. The Cerritos College... Read more »

Board of Trustees approve eco-friendly buildings

Jennifer Medina
September 18, 2014
Filed under Board of Trustees, News

The Board of Trustees meeting was opened up by giving out two recognitions, the first was the Recognition of Classified Manager of the Year, given to Dr. Adrianna Flores; the second one which was the Recognition of Academic Manager of the Year given to Rachel Mason. The meeting took place Wednesday,... Read more »

Spanish Independence presentation expands student’s mindsets

Spanish Independence presentation expands student’s mindsets

Alexander Naveja
September 18, 2014
Filed under News

A history presentation had a classroom full of students on Tuesday, Sept. 16, with a total of 67 students in the classroom. The students that attended the presentation were informed about how Mexico got its independence. Jonathon Gonzalez, a student that attended the presentation, said, “This... Read more »

New senate meeting promises better crew

Luis Guzman
September 17, 2014
Filed under News, Student Government

The final positions for majority leader, minority leader, senate liaison and other positions are still waiting to be filled, according to the Associated Students of Cerritos College's first senate meeting of the semester which occurred on Wednesday, Sept. 17. The first senate meeting served as an... Read more »

DSPS dedicates reception area to Bob Hughlett

DSPS dedicates reception area to Bob Hughlett

Julien Galvan
September 17, 2014
Filed under News

The Disabled Student Programs and Services office held a commemoration Tuesday, Sept. 16, for Dr. Bob Hughlett, officially honoring him by naming the reception area in his name and including a plaque next to the entrance of the renamed DSPS office. Hughlett has been a part of Cerritos College for... Read more »

University Mega Fair brings information about transferring to students

University Mega Fair brings information about transferring to students

Jennifer Medina, Associate News Editor
September 17, 2014
Filed under News, Showcase

Around 50 to 60 university booths were on campus, so students could obtain information about their future transfer schools during the University Mega Fair that took place Tuesday, Sept. 16, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Falcon Square. “We do three university fairs a year; one of them is called the Mega... Read more »

AAUW aims to help students in more than one way

AAUW aims to help students in more than one way

Carlos Holguin, Staff Writer
September 16, 2014
Filed under News

Cerritos College joined the rank of over 50 other colleges in California when it officially joined the American Association of University Women this past July. Created in 1881, the AAUW has been working toward equality for women in universities and in the workplace. By joining with... Read more »

Order of the Falcon gets new sorties, Quidditch progress

Nicolette Aguirre, Associate Arts Editor
September 16, 2014
Filed under Club News, News

The Order of the Falcon returned for its second club meeting in the "Chamber of Secrets," or better known as the Teleconference Center, Monday, Sept. 15. The meeting started off with new members and students who could not attend last week's meeting taking the Sorting Hat Quiz, determining what group... Read more »

Cabinet Meeting| Sept. 15

Carlos Holguin
September 16, 2014
Filed under News, Student Government

While the Associated Students of Cerritos College took great pride in the success of Falcon Gameday at the Monday, Sept. 15, Cabinet meeting, the discussion soon turned to the future of other planned events. Talks this week focused on events that are already in motion, ranging from the upcoming Constitution... Read more »

‘Sexting': A potentially self-damning trend

Daniel Green, Managing Editor
September 15, 2014
Filed under News

In a world of smartphones, Instagram and Facebook, it’s not uncommon to know everyone's business; every little detail of everybody's life needs to be captured and posted online. For some, it's food, pets, a party with friends or that perfect selfie that the world needs to see. However, some are... Read more »