Court introduces new associate justices

Court introduces new associate justices

Kelly Nam
February 11, 2016
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The cap on court membership is known to be nine. At the last meeting two former members were dropped due to absences. Now, Diego Lucas and Rebecca Johnson are both associate justices of ASCC.Two new members for court were appointed as new associate justices at the Tuesday, Feb. 9 meeting.Johnson stated regarding... Read more »

Storify: Faculty Senate discusses dual enrollment

Tisha Lenon, Staff Writer
February 10, 2016
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Earning a free education

Earning a free education

Ethan Ortiz, News Editor
February 10, 2016
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"President Obama has been saying free community college for all the students, and I agree with that, but I don't agree that it should be free, I agree that you have to earn it by working hard, and if you work hard, it won't cost you," said Cerritos College President Dr. Jose Fierro. He presented a... Read more »

President’s Hour welcomes all

Ethan Ortiz, News Editor
February 10, 2016
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The time is coming for students, faculty and staff to speak their mind and bring ideas to the president of Cerritos College. The first ever President's Hour will be held on Feb. 11 and will be an open forum for all who would like to speak and present any topics to Dr. Jose Fierro. Miya Walker,... Read more »

Dozens of potential faculty tour Cerritos College

Alvaro Flores, Staff Writer
February 10, 2016
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Adriana Flores-Church Director of Human Resources and Risk Management hosted the Get Hired workshop for Cerritos College. The event was held on Saturday Feb. 6th from 9 a.m.-10:30 a.m. beginning at the Liberal Arts Building. Church said planing took several weeks and described that the job field... Read more »

Red Cross hosts Spring blood drive

Red Cross hosts Spring blood drive

Alvaro Flores, Staff Writer
February 10, 2016
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Twenty time blood donor Jorge Folgar, theater major, decided to donate blood at the Red Cross blood drive. The event started Monday, Feb. 8 and will continue through Thursday, Feb. 11. Folgar became aware that there was a blood drive at Falcon Square when he noticed a flyer at the Admissions Office... Read more »

Black History Month kickoff event renders unexpected results

Black History Month kickoff event renders unexpected results

Jenny Gonzalez, Staff Writer
February 10, 2016
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African drummers performed in the Student Center for the Black History Month Kickoff event and the reaction of the audience was unexpected. The Black History Month Planning Committee, made up of students, faculty and staff, hosted the event on February 3. Miya A. Walker, Director of College Relations,... Read more »

Canteen Vending machine app will make getting refunds easier

Canteen Vending machine app will make getting refunds easier

Kelly Nam, Staff Writer
February 9, 2016
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Now there is a way to get a refund for that snack you bought from the vending machine that got stuck. Cerritos College has a contract with a company called Canteen, whose vending machines are the ones that hold chips and candy. Cerritos College ASCC is working on informing students of this service... Read more »

LGBTIQ: A religious study perspective

LGBTIQ: A religious study perspective

Benjamin Garcia, Staff Writer
February 8, 2016
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The Women and Gender Studies Department welcomed Professor of Religious Studies Adam Ackley from the University of Redlands to two workshops focusing on building meaningful and respectful vocabulary on Thursday, Feb. 4 The goal was to transform dialogue and engagement with diverse people and explore... Read more »

Cerritos celebrates Franco’s first birthday

Cerritos celebrates Franco’s first birthday

Janel Oliver, Staff Writer
February 8, 2016
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The Cerritos College mascot, Franco, was all smiles as student activities hosted his first birthday on Falcon square, Thursday, Feb.4. The event was from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m where Franco posed for several pictures as students joined him for a photo with the energetic mascot. Steven Anker, a kinesiology... Read more »