Student enrollment priority changes for fall semester

Joe Zermeno, Staff Writer
May 20, 2014
Filed under News

Students may lose priority enrollment if progress probation guidelines not met. According to the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office, “The value of a college education cannot be argued. Californians holding an associate or bachelor’s degree are likely to earn $1 million more in... Read more »

Dynamic Dance Club electrifies audience

Dynamic Dance Club electrifies audience

Joe Zermeno, Staff Writer
May 12, 2014
Filed under Arts, Music, Showcase

The Dynamic Dance Club’s emotionally charged proud student dancers presented a show in the Student Center on Monday, May 5. The showcase of dance revolution styled sequences was performed by 30 students who love the creative art of contemporary dance movement. I t was not an “official” Cerritos... Read more »

Outstanding Faculty honored at awards ceremony

Outstanding Faculty honored at awards ceremony

Joe Zermeno, Staff Writer
April 28, 2014
Filed under News

As spring semester comes to a close on Thursday, April 24, 11 Cerritos College outstanding faculty winners were honored for their distinguished service to the 22,921 Falcon students during the annual luncheon. The “Most Distinguished Faculty Award” recipient for the 2013-2014 academic school year... 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, On campus, 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 »

ASCC president, student trustee election time is upon us

ASCC president, student trustee election time is upon us

Joe Zermeno, Staff Writer
April 15, 2014
Filed under News

The annual Associated Students of Cerritos College elections are in innate part of campus tradition. The positions of president, vice-president and student trustee are elected by the student body at-large and mandated by the ASCC constitution. Students will have the opportunity to vote and elect their... Read more »

58th Assembly District recognizes local women for community service

58th Assembly District recognizes local women for community service

Joe Zermeno, Staff Writer
April 11, 2014
Filed under News

Assembly member Cristina Garcia honored two Cerritos College women on Friday, April 3 and recognized them for their advocacy, leadership and service to the communities they serve. Amna “AJ” Jara, student activities coordinator, was recognized for her service by the City of Norwalk and Valerie... Read more »

Annual Mr. Cerritos contest approaches

Annual Mr. Cerritos contest approaches

Joe Zermeno, Staff Writer
March 30, 2014
Filed under News

Selecting a student to become Mr. Cerritos is a tradition that dates back to April 1983. One student is destined to mark the 32nd annual Mr.Cerritos event and parlay their Wed., April 2 performance into the Falcon’s rich folklore. But 2014 will also see two changes to the long-standing tradition. “The... Read more »

Go Green Editorial Cartoon

Joe Zermeno , Staff Writer
March 26, 2014
Filed under Editorial Cartoons

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Third annual hall of fame honors inductees

Third annual hall of fame honors inductees

Joe Zermeno, Staff Writer
March 24, 2014
Filed under News, Showcase

Three hundred and fifty people were in attendance at the Doubletree Hilton-Norwalk Vineyard Ballroom to welcome the Hall of Fame inductees Thursday, March 13 during the dinner and awards ceremony hosted by the Cerritos College Foundation. The eight Hall of Fame inductees are: Shelly Hall... Read more »

Black History Month receives its farewell through dance

Black History Month receives its farewell through dance

Joe Zermeno, Staff Writer
March 9, 2014
Filed under News, Showcase

Promoted as “Sunday Best”, the college community enjoyed an evening mix of praise, evangelism, the spoken-word of gospel, a fashion show and dynamic talent show by a rousing dance troupe of talented youngsters celebrating their art through the expression of dance. A mixed gathering of 50 parents,... Read more »

Students informed on collegiate aid, scholarship applications

Students informed on collegiate aid, scholarship applications

Joe Zermeno, Staff Writer
February 20, 2014
Filed under News

Students attended an afternoon Scholarship Workshop sponsored by the Re-Entry Resource Program, Mon. Feb. 9, for this purpose: to find ways to essentially get “free money,” to help defray the high rising costs of the educational systems they play to attend. With a deadline date looming... Read more »

Editorial cartoon Obama

Editorial cartoon Obama

Joe Zermeno, Staff Writer
February 5, 2014
Filed under Editorial Cartoons

Slideshow: Club Info Day 2014

Joe Zermeno, Staff Writer
January 30, 2014
Filed under Multimedia, News, Photo Slideshows + Galleries, Slideshows

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Review: ‘Legend of Hercules’ is unimpressive and predictable

Katherine Grijalva and Joe Zermeno
January 23, 2014
Filed under Arts, Reviews

Is it worth your hard earned dollars to see the latest Bulgarian production, The Legend of Hercules? The Legend of Hercules is a $75 million 3D picture by Finnish... Read more »

False fire alarm bewilders evening students

Joe Zermeno, Staff Writer
January 23, 2014
Filed under News

Andrea Bersaglieri, art faculty, acted decisively by emptying out her students from the classroom for their safety when she heard the sound of the steady pulsing three alarm fire alerts at 7:50 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 22, emanating from outside the life drawing studio. The alarm ceased 10 minutes... Read more »