Potential initiative should be phrased differently

Denny Cristales and Gustavo Lopez
December 9, 2014
Filed under Opinion

The new media procedures being worked on and being presented at during meetings - namely Faculty Senate - is an initiative that requires better structure in terms of its language, and is something everyone in the community of Cerritos College should learn and be involved with. Miya Walker,... Read more »

Water Fountains on Campus are Such a Drag

December 9, 2014
Filed under Opinion

What is the use of a water fountain? To provide sufficient hydration to a student in need. In other words, when the thirst is real, a water fountain is there to help. It’s a shame that the water fountains here on campus work so poorly that using them becomes an inconvenience. The... Read more »

Theatre productions should expand all over

Maria Lopez
December 9, 2014
Filed under Opinion

The Theatre Department should make its plays available to watch on a multimedia platform. This would increase the audience of the plays and would allow students an easier and convenient way to see them. Going in person to watch the plays, while ideal, is not possible to those who... Read more »

FSZ: Should students be allowed to test out courses so that they don’t have to take them?

FSZ: Should students be allowed to test out courses so that they don’t have to take them?

Samantha Vasquez, Opinion Copy Editor
December 3, 2014
Filed under Opinion

Not that enrollment for the Spring semester is underway, we asked students whether they believe they should test out courses so that they don't have to take them. ... Read more »

Podcast | Does Christmas Overshadow Thanksgiving?

Larissa Calderon, Staff Writer
November 26, 2014
Filed under Audio, Audio-Podcasts, Opinion

This week at Talon Marks, Denny, Grester, Julian, and Gustavo discuss whether or not Christmas overshadows Thanksgiving. Participants: Denny Cristales Grester Celis-Acosta Gustavo Lopez Julien Galvan ... Read more »

FSZ: How do you give back during the holidays?

FSZ: How do you give back during the holidays?

Eddie Alvarado, Staff Writer
November 26, 2014
Filed under Free Speech Zone, Multimedia, Opinion, Video, Videos

Staff Writer Eddie Alvarado goes around campus and asks student on how they give back to the community during the holiday season.

FSZ: How do you relieve stress during finals?

FSZ: How do you relieve stress during finals?

Gildardo Aquino, Staff Writer
November 25, 2014
Filed under Free Speech Zone, Opinion

With the end of the semester coming up we asked students what they do to relieve stress during finals week. ... Read more »

Thanksgiving is ironic, a replacement should be considered

Luis Guzman, Managing Multimedia Editor
November 18, 2014
Filed under Opinion

I don't want to be a grouch or anything like that, but I hate Thanksgiving and here is why. Thanksgiving is a holiday that has so much influence here in the United States, the same impact Christmas has on us. It has been a consumer holiday, where people think about being selfish or not. Having... Read more »

Christmas marketing overshadows the spirit of giving thanks

Katherine Grijalva, Arts Editor
November 18, 2014
Filed under Opinion

With all of the Halloween decorations being taken off by restaurants, stores, neighborhood homes and even amusement parks, the Christmas ornaments have finally arrived. Though Thanksgiving, theoretically, comes right before Christmas, it appears that these places are forgetting about the "turkey day"... Read more »

Employees shouldn’t work for Black Friday

Samantha Vasquez, Associate Opinion Editor
November 18, 2014
Filed under Opinion

With it being the holiday season, choosing between spending time with your family and work is a difficult choice. What’s worse than that? People are forced to work on Black Friday, which is completely unfair. This is why no one should shop on Thanksgiving. For many that don’t know, Black Friday,... Read more »