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ASCC Senator wants Vice President impeached

Jenny Gonzalez
March 18
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Senate Pro Tempore Gurpreet Ubbu is adamant about having Vice President Enrique Rodriguez impeached initially due to her request to have an item about extending the library hours that was constantly overlooked. She said she spoke to Rodriguez several times about the item because it was time sensitive ...

ASCC Senate approves funding for California Space Grant project and extended library hours during finals

ASCC Senate approves funding for California Space Grant project and extended library hours during finals

David Jenkins
March 14
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Senator David Ramirez was successfully able to get a legislation pass on Wednesday, March 8, at ASCC Senate in order to fund students for their Science Technology Engineering Math project with the California Space Grant. “I’m happy that senate came together as a whole to work for the stude...

TEDx Talks held in Fine Arts lecture hall

Benjamin Garcia
March 14
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Success. Growth. Innovation. Understanding. Kindness. Love. Inclusiveness. Talent. Altruism. All these ideas were the central themes of the "first of many TEDx Talks," as President Jose Fierro said.Fierro hosted the Technology, Entertainment and Design x event, held on Thursday, March 9, in the new l...

Center for Teaching Excellence will be replaced by faculty senate subcommittee

Center for Teaching Excellence will be replaced by faculty senate subcommittee

Perla Lara
March 10
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Polite frustration was the tone of Academic Excellence Committee Chair David Betancourt's speech during the Faculty Senate meeting discussing the topic of the establishment of the Senate Committee on Professional Development, a topic previously discussed in Faculty Senate.Betancourt read a four-page...

Faculty Senate seeks volunteers for help with P.E.D.A.L. Program

Faculty Senate seeks volunteers for help with P.E.D.A.L. Program

Perla Lara
March 10
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Creating the opportunity for students to link a physical education class with a math or english class may seem like an odd pairing, however Physical Education Instructor Debbie Jensen presented Faculty Senate with research that states that having a high heart rate before class increases learning potential. F...

Storify: ASCC Senate meeting March 8, 2017

Briana Velarde, Online Editor
March 9
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[View the story "ASCC senate approves to fund many legislations " on Storify]...

Senate discusses Library Extension Hours

Jocelyn Torralba
March 6
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Vice President of Academic Affairs Rick Miranda and Senator Gurpreet Ubbu brought forward the discussion topic of a possible extension of hours for the Cerritos College library. During the Wednesday, March 1 ASCC Senate meeting they suggest extending the school's library hours the week before finals.Se...

Hall of Fame inductees celebrated at DoubleTree Hilton

Hall of Fame inductees celebrated at DoubleTree Hilton

Benjamin Garcia
March 6
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President Jose Fierro wants students to know about the legacy that the 2017 Cerritos College Hall of Fame inductees have left behind. "It is incredible to listen to the stories and hear how humble the beginnings of the college were. I think it's important for our students and me to learn and appreciate...

ASCC Government hosts Student Town Hall meeting

Perla Lara
March 6
Filed under News, Student Government

The LC 155 room served as a town hall for the College community as ASCC Senate held a three-hour town hall style meeting on Thursday, March 2. The meeting had a continuous flow of students as some left others arrived having an audience max of 15 people at a single moment. At the front of the meeting w...

Senate votes on Meal Funding for Northern California Tour

Jocelyn Torralba
March 6
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Senator Eduardo De La Rosa and Transfer Center counselor Brittany Lundeen, presented the ASCC Senate with Legislation to provide funding for meals for the students who attend the Northern California Transfer Tour.The Cerritos College Transfer Center is providing 42 students a campus tour to UC Berkle...

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