Cerritos College • Norwalk, Calif.

Students don’t take advantage of school resources.

Monyca Cedillo
September 28, 2016
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Cerritos College and AT&T held an employer panel to inform students on how they can apply to work at AT&T, and what the company has to offer them.With an audience of four people the Employer Panel Question and Answer Session took place on Tuesday, Sept. 27 at SS140. Based on the number of audi... Read more »

President Fierro presents school budget at forum

Benjamin Garcia and Leslie Castaneda
September 28, 2016
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Student retention and bringing in new full-time students is imperative for Cerritos College's future. That was the overlying message at the 2016-17 Budget Forum where President Jose Fierro presented the budget for this school year to different constituent groups on campus. "We increased the number... Read more »

Orgsync’s privacy settings overridden to protect student information

Karla Enriquez
September 27, 2016
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Kinesiology major Julia Plecnik doesn’t mind if her information is shared with other students to see on campus engagement community Orgsync. At the beginning of fall semester, students with public profiles didn’t realize that Orgsync displayed their personal information. The platform is use... Read more »

CCFF awarded new contract after year of negotiations

CCFF awarded new contract after year of negotiations

Ethan Ortiz
September 22, 2016
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For the Cerritos College Faculty Federation, months of solidarity sparked a domino effect that would ultimately lead the union to receive the negotiated contract agreement. Prior to the meeting, CCFF President Solomon Namala led the rally in an enthusiastic state. "Our rally [...], is a celebration... Read more »

New e-mails present students with benefits

Briana Hicks
September 21, 2016
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“If it’s a benefit [to use student e-mails], then I probably will [get it],” said undecided major, Liseth Alba. On Tues. Sept. 13th, the college launched .edu e-mail accounts for students. Vice President of Student Services Stephen Johnson, acknowledged that the school began announcemen... Read more »

Burnight Theater hosts annual Convocation

Bianca Martinez
September 20, 2016
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Members of the Cerritos College faculty and staff greeted each other warmly at the 2016-17 Convocation in the Burnight Theater on Thursday. President Jose Fierro thanked and commended faculty and staff on collective efforts on a successful previous and current academic year. Over 34 new full-time and ... Read more »

ID card shortage may soon be a thing of the past

Terrel Emerson
September 20, 2016
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The dilemma of the sparseness of identification cards on the Cerritos College campus may soon be a thing of the past. According to Interim Dean of Student Services Frances Gusman thousands of ID cards will be on campus as soon as Sept. 26. “We have made arrangements with the company. We are having 3,000 ca... Read more »

New senate positions filled with 48 hours of voting

Briana Hicks
September 20, 2016
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With ASCC looking to fill seats for senate for this academic year, the two-day voting process came and went. The senate hopefuls quietly campaigned inside classrooms with 21 sophomores and nine freshmen submitting their names and statements for the ballots. Sophomore Justin Illescas earned 88 votes, giving hi... Read more »

‘From Silence to Strength’ Event informs students they are not alone

‘From Silence to Strength’ Event informs students they are not alone

Alvaro Bayona
September 20, 2016
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What started out as a surprise, became a representation of humanity.On Wednesday, Sept. 14, Cerritos College had guest speaker Maggie Bertram from Active Minds address the audience. The event, “From Silence to Strength,” talked about what Active Minds was about and how it can help others... Read more »

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