Cerritos College • Norwalk, Calif.

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  • Elton John bill vetoed
  • Fighting for our online rights
  • Student shares her story as a Muslim woman in America
  • Students and cops talk over a cup of coffee
  • Students learn about e commerce in China
  • Educators share their experience
  • Elton John bill vetoed

    Elton John bill vetoed

    Jenny Gonzalez

    December 5, 2017

    Legislation that was previously approved to have musician Elton John host a benefit for the Cerritos College Music Department has been vetoed by student government President Karen Patron. The veto was announced at the Board of Trustees meeting by Trustee Raul Avalos on Nov. 15. Patron says, “The legis...

    ASCC President Karen Patron sitting in her office. Patron hesitated signing the legislation after speaking to Cerritos College President Jose Fierro. Photo credit: David Jenkins

  • Fighting for our online rights

    Fighting for our online rights

    Carlos Martinez

    December 5, 2017

    With the information given, net neutrality would be eradicated and we the people will no longer have the rights we currently have on the world wide web, the Federal Communications Commission will most likely vote no. On Dec. 14, the FCC will decide on whether they should continue to follow the principles...

    Photo credit: Jake Koeppe

  • Student shares her story as a Muslim woman in America

    Student shares her story as a Muslim woman in America

    Jocelyn Torralba

    December 4, 2017

      Reham Eihab Zin migrated from Egypt five years ago with her mom and siblings to the United States where she thought it would be a nice place to start a new life. When she got to the United States she had a hard time adapting to customs, the most difficult thing for her was English. "I...

    Reham Zin was born in Egypt and migrated to the United States in 2012. She is currently attending Cerritos College to pursue her degree in Kinesiology. Photo credit: David Jenkins

  • Students and cops talk over a cup of coffee

    Students and cops talk over a cup of coffee

    Carlos Martinez

    December 2, 2017

    Cerritos College students and campus police conversed with one another over coffee and snacks during an annual event where the student body and local law enforcement learn more about each other. "Coffee With a Cop," held on Nov. 21, helped students bridge a relationship with the officers who's primary...

    Tom Gallivan, chief of police, talks with Cerritos College students about his experiences on campus. "Coffee With a Cop" is an event where students and campus police can converse with one another and develop relationships. Photo credit: Carlos Martinez

  • Students learn about e commerce in China

    Students learn about e commerce in China

    Nicholas Johnson

    November 20, 2017

    Professor of Business Administration Jianli Hu hosted a lecture about the e-commerce in China and the aspects of it as well. She went over Alibaba, which plays a part in the e-commerce of China, where Alibaba was found by Jack Ma 17 years ago in China. Open Sesame also played a part in Alibaba....

    Professor of Business Administration Jianli Hu went over the aspects of Giant in China. International student week happens every year in November. Photo credit: Nicholas Johnson

  • Educators share their experience

    Educators share their experience

    Carlos Martinez

    November 20, 2017

    Cerritos College students were given the opportunity to listen to the stories of the experiences educators face when they first arrived in the United States. "In Their Own Words" was one of a series of lectures, cultural exchanges and performances the International Student Services created for International...

    Dejun (David) Li, engineering design technology instructor, and Paula Pereira, instructor and librarian, answer student questions in a panel. Educators share their experiences as international students that led them to their careers. Photo credit: Carlos Martinez

Hydration system project continued by student trustee

David Jenkins

December 5, 2017No Comments

Hydration systems will be put into the Fine Arts and Math building, due to Student Trustee Raul Avalos bringing it up to the Board of Trustees. Al...

ASCC approves Elton John benefit

November 15, 2017

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

Student Awareness Proposal supported by ASCC

Student Awareness Proposal supported by ASCC

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 vo...

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...

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  • December 22, 2017 – Winter Break - Campus Closed
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  • January 15, 2018 – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Day - Campus Closed
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  • February 16, 2018 – Lincoln's Birthday Observed - Campus Closed
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  • February 19, 2018 – Washington's Birthday Observed - Campus Closed
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Carlos Martinez

December 5, 2017No Comments

It's that time of year where the weather gets slightly cooler, families gather to celebrate the holidays and the dreadful "live" musical is sh...

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Benjamin Garcia

December 12, 2017No Comments

Computer science Ben Partida was the winner of the Carmen Solis Grant, presented by Dan Pratt on Dec. 1, at the The Cerritos College Foundation Scholarship Reception.He cited his...

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Cerritos College • Norwalk, Calif.
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