ICC Meeting | Feb. 26

Samantha Vasquez, Multimedia Editor
March 1, 2015
Filed under Politics, Videos

At Thursday’s ICC meeting, upcoming fundraising events for the students and clubs were touched upon. Some of the upcoming events are Earth Day, Spirit Day, Art Day and the Food Drive.

Court Meeting | Feb. 24

Mario Jimenez, Sports Copy Editor
March 1, 2015
Filed under Politics, Videos

They also discussed senate legislation and whether or not to recommend that ASCC President Miles Aiello and Vice President Charles Caguioa resign from their student affairs assistant position.

Student representatives need to be more informed

Student representatives need to be more informed

Gustavo Lopez, Editor-In-Chief
February 15, 2015
Filed under Editor's Picks, Opinion, Opinions, Politics

Inside of ASCC Senate meetings, there is one phrase that is thrown around a lot: "for the students." Each and every senator claims to be for the students, 500 per senator to be exact. However, it is hard to believe the commitment of some members of Senate to the students when they appear to just want... Read more »

Broken elevator leaves students stranded

Broken elevator leaves students stranded

Luis Guzman, Freelancer
January 13, 2015
Filed under Governance, News, Politics, Showcase

Update: Jan. 13 2:20 p.m., Dr. Lucinda Aborn, dean of the disabled students program and services, responded to our interview.  Students are left without the use of the elevator in the Social Science building Tuesday Jan. 13. The DSPS found out it was broken on Monday morning. They are also in regul... Read more »

Aiello, Caguioa win presidential run-off elections

Aiello, Caguioa win presidential run-off elections

Joe Zermeno, Staff Writer
April 25, 2014
Filed under News, Politics, Showcase, Student Government

The official posting of the election results came after the polls closed at 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 24. With the total votes counted, the winners of the ASCC president and vice-president positions for the new academic year were announced. Vice-president-elect, Caguioa, responded on his Facebook... Read more »

Election candidates promise change for Cerritos College

Luis Guzman, Associate News Editor
April 11, 2014
Filed under News, Politics, Videos

Talon Marks presented the 2014 Presidential and Trustee debate forum on April 10. The candidates debated on issues concerning Cerritos College. Presidential and Trustee candidates were asked questions from the moderators, as well as questions from the public and Twitter. Students will be able to... Read more »

Covered California at Cerritos College

Luis Guzman and Trinity Bustria
December 9, 2013
Filed under Campus Events, Multimedia, Politics, Videos

Speakers Dan Sanger and Rich Hines talked about the Affordable Care Act for both Faculty and Students.

Grimaldo leads campaign to help Cerritos

Arianna Smith
March 8, 2011
Filed under News, Politics

ASCC President Felipe Grimaldo is putting together a Writing Campaign, in which he will be collecting signatures for a petition to send to local legislators requesting for Cerritos College to be alleviated from the Full-time Faculty Obligation (FTO) until the school's budget is healthy again. Director of Public... Read more »

Working class shouldn’t stand for recent hiring freeze

Melissa Maestro
March 1, 2011
Filed under Opinions, Politics

Déjà vu should be felt among anyone who remembers the "hiring freeze" that we were struck with in 2008. Gov. Jerryy Brown's icy orders on Feb. 15 were reminicsent of former governer Arnold Schwarzenegger's Mr. Freeze-like behavior nearly three years ago. According to the dictionary, it m... Read more »

M.Maestro- Gov. Jerry Brown’s hiring freeze

Melissa Maestro
February 23, 2011
Filed under Opinions, Politics

Déjà vu should be felt amongst everyone who remembers the hiring freeze that we were   struck with in 2007.   It is another ridiculous hiring freeze that is unnecessary and should be reconsidered.   This hiring freeze will create chaos amongst everyone who will be contempla... Read more »