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ASCC Senate listens to Falcon Safe Presentation

ASCC Senate listens to Falcon Safe Presentation

Jocelyn Torralba, Staff Writer
February 24
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Associate Dean of Student Health Hillary Mennella said, "Once we stop accepting domestic violence, stalking, sexual assault, and abuse as a norm then society will change for the better; our campus is an excellent place to change norms and reduce stigma. We want our students, faculty, and staff to ...

ASCC Cabinet approves Architect Club and LAMUN convention budget

Lizette Sainz
February 22
Filed under News, Student Government

Associated Students of Cerritos College Executive Cabinet held a meeting with the Model United Nations and The American Institute of Architects Convention Travel Request approval, on Monday, Feb. 13.Christopher Portillo, MUN Inter Club Council Representative went over his presentation with MUN Secreta...

Cerritos awarded with NASA-CA Space Grant Consortium

Monique Nethington
February 22
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“The sunflower,” that is what some students called the NASA-CA Space Grant Consortium program according to Otto Schmitt, astrophysics major.“The biggest thing I learned in the program was how to work with a team,” he said. “[Students] with different traits, majors and back...

ASCC Senate approves funding for club activities

Jocelyn Torralba
February 22
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On Wednesday, Feb. 15 the ASCC Senate approved funding for the Architectural Design Club to attend the AIA Convention and the Model United Club to attend LAMUN. "I'm passionate about Architecture and excited for the convention. I think it is a great opportunity for our club members to network with prof...

Dreamer cuts ribbon, grand opening well attended

Dreamer cuts ribbon, grand opening well attended

Benjamin Garcia
February 19
Filed under News, Showcase

"Gratefulness, hope, well-endowment." That was the theme of Fine Arts and Communications Division instructional dean Gary Pritchard's speech at the joint Fine Arts and Communications and Science, Engineering and Mathematics Division ribbon cutting ceremony, for which attendees there were not enough...

Police report fondling incidents on campus

Monique Nethington
February 18
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“I am always concerned regarding any crimes of this nature occurring on campus. I believe that both these crimes are isolated incidents that do not pose an ongoing threat to the campus community.” Chief of Police Tom Gallivan, of the Cerritos College Police Department said in response to...

Faculty discuss hiring priorities

Faculty discuss hiring priorities

Natasha Molina
February 18
Filed under News, Showcase

Faculty Senate extensively discussed a full-time hiring committee this Tuesday. Dr. Angela Hoppe-Nagao, a Speech professor at Cerritos College first started proposing this idea to the committee last fall."I've been a faculty member here for many years and as long as I've been here, there has been a lot o...

Faculty and students attend Educational Master Plan meeting

Faculty and students attend Educational Master Plan meeting

Perla Lara
February 14
Filed under News, Showcase

All were welcomed at the Educational Master Plan charrette; a meeting that had over 110 participants from the Cerritos College community. “It was great to have the collaboration across the campus from all groups from students to faculty to classified staff to administrators and managers,” Publications...

Renee Bloch vigil held Thursday

Renee Bloch vigil held Thursday

Benjamin Garcia
February 14
Filed under News, Showcase

“She was always perky and smiling,” alumnus Paul Tully started when talking about his friendship with Fine Arts Communications Division Performing Arts Promotion Specialist, Renee Bloch at a candle light vigil organized by Lab Tech I in the Fine Arts/Communications Division, Alicia Edquist. ...

Theater employee dead at 47

Theater employee dead at 47

Jenny Gonzalez
February 8
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According to the Los Angeles Coroner's report, Renee Bloch died by suicide and was found dead in her home last Thursday. Bloch was the Performing Arts Promotion Specialist in the Fine Arts/Communications division. Colleagues and students described Bloch as kind, “always smiling” and “always...

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