Coates envisions change for the school

Coates envisions change for the school

Monique Nethington
October 6, 2015
Filed under News, Student Government

With the new school year well under way, student government is making sure that the campus is well represented.Newly appointed Chief Justice Trent Coates, plans to come up with fresh new ideas for student government and for the student body, as a whole, one by one in hopes that both will respond well to... Read more »

Unofficial start for the ASCC Senate

Perla Lara
September 22, 2015
Filed under News, Student Government

On Wednesday, Sept. 16, ASCC Senators gathered in their usual meeting room BK 111/112, but because of an error the bylaw conditions to have an official meeting were not met and the gathering could not be called an official meeting. ASCC President Eduardo De La Rosa saw this meeting as a way “to... Read more »

ASCC Senate approves budget proposal

Armando Jacobo, Online Editor
May 14, 2015
Filed under News, Student Government

After weeks of facilitating debate, a new budget proposal for the 2014-2015 academic year has been passed. A reoccurring issue in the preliminary stages of the budget proposal was cuts in the athletic department. The original intentions were to cut $19,314 toward athletic footwear funding and establishing... Read more »

Dean of student affairs addresses student concerns

Sebastian Echeverry
May 12, 2015
Filed under News, Student Government

Dean of student services, Dr. Gilbert Contreras, was a popular talking point for some ASCC senators that attended the joint meeting between the Associated Students of Cerritos College and the Board of Trustees. Comments like "micromanagement," voting persuasion and taking control of agenda items were made ... Read more »

ASCC budget discussion continues

Armando Jacobo
May 12, 2015
Filed under News, Student Government

The ASCC Senate has called a special meeting today at 2 p.m. in BK111 to finish discussing the budget proposal set forth by the budget committee. The meeting is special because its last meeting was supposed to be last week. Among one of the many subjects of discussion was the administrative secretary p... Read more »

Uphill battle won for Nino

Lauren Torres
May 12, 2015
Filed under News, Student Government

Student government was dealt an unexpected and sudden blow when Vice President Charles Caguioa resigned in the middle of his term in Feb. Chosen by current ASCC President Miles Aiello and approved by a majority of ASCC Senate, Joe Nino answered the call of duty and jumped into the role of vice president... Read more »

Cabinet announces hydration station; commencement volunteers needed

Cabinet announces hydration station; commencement volunteers needed

Michael Garcia, News Copy Editor
May 5, 2015
Filed under News, Student Government

The second-to-last ASCC Cabinet meeting announced the implementation of the first new hydration station which is located inside the Health Science building. Volunteers are still needed for Commencement which will be on May 16. Those interested can contact Amna Jara by e-mail at ajara@cerritos.edu Vice... Read more »

ASCC Cabinet debuts hydration stations

Michael Garcia, News Copy Editor
April 30, 2015
Filed under News, Student Government

Hydration stations set to debut this week, this week's senate meeting to discuss the budget and the last Inter Club Council meeting was discussed at this week's cabinet meeting. ASCC Vice President Joe Nino started the meeting by stating that quorum was barely met at Friday's special meeting to discuss... Read more »

Board of trustee joint meeting address senator issues

Armando Jacobo, Online Editor
April 30, 2015
Filed under News, Student Government

ASCC Senators speak out on micromanagement issues of the senate by administration, lack of resources for night time students and the unreliable Internet Wi-Fi access on campus. Senators told board members that senate legislation should be more student-driven, letting administration, specifically... Read more »

Budget proposal cuts from Game Room

Sebastian Echeverry
April 29, 2015
Filed under News, Student Government

A main topic highlighted on many of the budgets printed out budget proposals handed to those that were at the senate budget meeting was the cut of funds to the Game Room classified salaries.Some senators wanted this point addressed due to the fact that senators were still unclear of the future of the Ga... Read more »