Cerritos College • Norwalk, Calif.

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  • Student Awareness Proposal supported by ASCC
  • Veterans honored in commemoration ceremony
  • Companies offer job opportunities to students at Job Fair
  • Frida Kahlo comes to life
  • Dia de los Muertos celebration commemorates the dead
  • Students learn value of experience, attire and communication
  • Student Awareness Proposal supported by ASCC

    Student Awareness Proposal supported by ASCC

    Jenny Gonzalez

    November 15, 2017

    The Cerritos College Student Awareness Proposal webpage that provides numerous resources for the student body was approved 20-2 of the senators voting yea at the ASCC Senate meeting. At the Wednesday, Nov. 8, meeting, the legislation was given a stance of support by ASCC. Carina Rodriguez, psychology major...

    Sociology major Carina Rodriguez speaking to ASCC senate, alongside her, Luis Guzman history major. They spoke on bringing awareness to students about resources. Photo credit: David Jenkins

  • Veterans honored in commemoration ceremony

    Veterans honored in commemoration ceremony

    Jocelyn Torralba

    November 13, 2017

    The Veterans Resource Center had a special ceremony to honor those who have served in the military.The event was held on Nov. 9 in the amphitheater.Veteran, music production major and one of the speakers at the ceremony Joe Levy, explained why Veterans Day is an important event."We're allowing all veterans t...

    Veteran and Psychology Major at CSULA Brandon Cholvers spoke to students about the meaning of Veterans Day.The event was held on Nov. 9 in the amphitheater. Photo credit: Jocelyn Torralba

  • Companies offer job opportunities to students at Job Fair

    Companies offer job opportunities to students at Job Fair

    Jocelyn Torralba

    November 7, 2017

    Companies came to campus to offer job opportunities to students at the annual Job Fair on Thursday, Nov. 2. The fair was held in front of the library were students came to gather information on the businesses that were offering jobs.Mary Kay beauty consultant and former Cerritos College student, Jennife...

    Natalie Fletcher, regional recruiter at Child Care Careers telling Lydia Perez, speech and language mythology major the requirements. Fletcher said the company is flexible with students schedules, because the minimum requirement to work is two days per week. Photo credit: Jocelyn Torralba

  • Frida Kahlo comes to life

    Frida Kahlo comes to life

    Jocelyn Torralba

    November 7, 2017

    Mexican actress Alejandra Flores brought Frida Kahlo to life through a series monologues while Colombian dancer and choreographer Beatriz Eugenia Vásquez played Frida's alter ego with live music by Otto Cifuentes.A lecture and performance on Frida Kahlo took place at Cerritos College on Thursday, No...

    A lecture and performance on Frida Kahlo took place at Cerritos College on Thursday, Nov. 2. Before the beginning of every monologue Spanish Instructor and Chair of the Modern Language Department, Froylán Cabuto explained the meaning of each piece that Kahlo made and the things she was going through in her life that made her do that piece. Photo credit: Jocelyn Torralba

  • Dia de los Muertos celebration commemorates the dead

    Dia de los Muertos celebration commemorates the dead

    Jocelyn Torralba

    November 4, 2017

    The MEChA club of Cerritos College organized an event to celebrate Dia de los Muertos and raise culture awareness to students on campus.Clubs were invited by the Mecha club to fundraise and raise club awareness at Falcon Square on Wednesday, Nov.1.Traditional food and drinks were sold by the Mecha clu...

    Carlos Quezada, administration of justice major, danced a song from Jalisco dance called "El Pascayes". He wore a embroidered mariachi suit, with a big hat, and red bow on his neck. Photo credit: Jocelyn Torralba

  • Students learn value of experience, attire and communication

    Students learn value of experience, attire and communication

    Benjamin Garcia

    November 4, 2017

    Jazmin Soto, who is working on her BA in business marketing, came to the Nov. 2 workshop to get more information on car rental company, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, "to learn more about the business" and to see if she could get a job. During the workshop, she asked about her resume and what sort of experience...

    Talent acquisition manager for Enterprise Rent-A-Car Susie Arellano-Reed at podium on Nov. 2. According to Ross-Jones, they met about a year an a half ago -- at a career event and they "really connected." Photo credit: Benjamin Garcia

News

ASCC approves Elton John benefit

Jenny Gonzalez

November 15, 2017No Comments

Elton John has been approved by Associated Students of Cerritos College senate to host a benefit partially funded by The Cerritos College Fo...

ASCC kills legislation that would have promoted them on campus

November 15, 2017

A “media advertising initiative” proposed to the Associated Students of Cerritos College failed to be amended. Senator Robert Ca...

ASCC grants funding to assist undocumented students

November 14, 2017

Funding to provide legal services and counsel to undocumented student at Cerritos College has been approved for by the Associated Students of...

Policy Director discusses gender dynamics at Standing Rock

Policy Director discusses gender dynamics at Standing Rock

October 31, 2017

The Policy Director and Senior Research Associate for World Indigenous Studies was invited to lecture Cerritos College students about social...

Robotics Club have bionic arm within reach with ASCC funding

Robotics Club have bionic arm within reach with ASCC funding

October 30, 2017

The Cerritos College Robotics Club, upon asking for funding from the ASCC Senate, has received financial assistance to build a bionic arm for...

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Staff Profile

Rocio Valdez
Rocio Valdez

Staff Writer

My name is Rocio Valdez, journalist major, I am 21 years old. I was born in Los Angeles, Calif. I am currently a junior at Cerritos Community College and staff writer for Talon Marks. I am looking forward...

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Military admits it failed 25 people in Texas church shooting

Jah-Tosh Baruti

November 15, 2017No Comments

On a Sunday morning in Sutherland Springs, Texas, people gathered at First Baptist Church to hear the word of the Bible, when a demon by the na...

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DAMAGED, “Punk rock for the new millennium”

Julissa Villalobos

November 15, 2017No Comments

Shephard Fairey, street artist and founder of OBEY clothing who is most known for his creation of Barack Obama’s “Hope” campaign poster is known for being vo...

  • Lady Dynamite season two loses plot November 15, 2017
  • Veterans Appreciation Day held by Veterans Resources Center November 15, 2017
  • Students learn about the basics of coding November 9, 2017

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Cerritos College • Norwalk, Calif.
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