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Festival brings Asian culture at Falcon Square

Festival brings Asian culture at Falcon Square

Bianca Martinez

April 21, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, College Life, Showcase

The annual Festival of Asian Cultures made its appearance for the fourth time on the campus of Cerritos College featuring food and performances by city of Cerritos community members April 18. From 11 p.m. to 1 p.m. performances could be viewed from the campus amphitheater while food from various Asian...

Rampage Fails to Break Video Game Movie Curse

John Chavez

April 17, 2018


Filed under Movies, Reviews

Brad Peyton's "Rampage" barged its way into theaters this past week, and it may not be the monster/action movie patrons were hoping for. The arcade game turned movie is one of the latest attempts by Hollywood to turn video games into watchable movies, which has never been a fruitful endeavor. "Rampage" is...

Cerritos College students ‘take back the night’

Cerritos College students ‘take back the night’

Jasmine Martinez and Jackie Mena

April 17, 2018


Filed under College Life

Take Back the Night 2018 at Cerritos College came with free tacos, more diversity in terms of speakers, resources and engagement according to Valyncia Raphael, director of diversity, compliance and Title IX coordinator in human resources. Her office was one of the main coordinators for the event’s...

Bianca Bitches: Sun’s out, bum’s out, men get out

Bianca Bitches: Sun’s out, bum’s out, men get out

Bianca Martinez

April 11, 2018


Filed under College Life, Columns

With spring finally in full bloom in California, it is time for women to bring out the dresses, crop tops, shorts and rompers, unfortunately along with the influx of these garments comes the influx of assholes who forget that women have the right to dress accordingly to the weather. Before I kick of...

Let Men Breathe

Let Men Breathe

Cesar Villa

April 10, 2018


Filed under College Life

EmpowerMENt is a workshop that explored the cultural concepts of: masculinity, identifying barriers people of color face when seeking to transcend the traditional expectations of men and ways to reduce sexism and misogyny. This workshop was presented by Matt Smith, director of educational partnerships, at Cal St...

PBL represents Cerritos College at State Business Leadership Conference.

PBL represents Cerritos College at State Business Leadership Conference.

Jackelynn Martinez

April 10, 2018


Filed under College Life

Phi Beta Lambda, also known as the Business Club, represented Cerritos College at the 2018 State Business Leadership Conference at the Hilton Mission Valley hotel in San Diego CA on April 6-8. A total of 32 participants were able to attend and represent the chapter.PBL's goal is developing leaders a...

Workshop Prepares Students For Upcoming Job Fair

Karina Quiran-Juarez

April 9, 2018


Filed under College Life

In order to prepare for the Spring 2018 Job Fair, Career Services held a workshop for students to offer advice and knowledge on different aspects to keep in mind when approaching an employer.Resume critiquing, job research, and advice on how to approach employers to make a memorable first impression, were the ...

“A Moment with Cesar Chavez” brings Chicano movement onstage

“A Moment with Cesar Chavez” brings Chicano movement onstage

Cesar Villa

April 9, 2018


Filed under College Life

A dimly lit stage with a makeshift tent, a couple props and one man is all it took to provide a deep insight into the life and legacy of Cesar Chavez. “A Moment With Cesar Chavez” is a performance written, adapted and performed by Roberto Alcaraz, actor and lecturer at Cal State Long Beac...

Popcorn and A Movie: Discussing the representation of women in film and in the media

Popcorn and A Movie: Discussing the representation of women in film and in the media

Karina Quiran-Juarez

April 3, 2018


Filed under College Life

Continuing with the events of Women’s History Month on campus, Popcorn And A Movie featured "Wonder Women." The Untold Story of American Superheroines. Alongside the film, a discussion was also held afterwards concluding the event, led by English professors and Safe Zone committee members, Erin Cole...

Bianca Bitches: ‘stop being a little bitch’

Bianca Martinez

April 3, 2018


Filed under College Life, Columns

If you are in your 20s and reading this, then get up and pat your ass, if you don't feel a pamper then grow the fuck up and stop acting like a child with petty ideals.So now that you have gotten your kicks touching your own ass in public, have a seat and take in the advice "Bianca Bitches" is going ...

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