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Cerritos College Stem Syposium 2018

Jackie Mena

February 17, 2018


Filed under College Life

Cerritos College partnered up with Sabio for the Stem Symposium on Feb. 9 at 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. The event took place at the LC55 teleconference room near the library. This event presented tech professionals from all over the globe. It featured people, from Microsoft and Airbnb who discussed how technolog...

Club info day; what club to join?

Elizabeth Corcoles

February 14, 2018


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Club info day occured on Feb. 7 at Falcon Square. Many of the clubs offered at Cerritos College came out to have students pledge to their allegiance. Although they all have different stances and viewpoints, all of them have one thing in common; the goal to help guide students to success. Club presidents and members...

Filmaker shows his identity

Filmaker shows his identity

Carlos Martinez

February 14, 2018


Filed under College Life, Features, Showcase

Armando Ibanez, film major and director of the web series, "Undocumented Tales" grew up concealing his secret of being an undocumented student and his sexual orientation as queer. Like many immigrants, Ibanez left Mexico with his family in order to escape poverty and to find a better life in the United...

Penny Press: Top Five Last-Minute Date Ideas

Jose Flores

February 13, 2018


Filed under College Life, Columns

If you haven’t planned anything for Valentine’s Day at this point you’re either not going to celebrate it or you’re screwed and not in a good way. Although this holiday is targeted towards romantically involved people, going out on a date should be enjoyed by everyone. Listed h...

Bianca Bitches: No touchey

Bianca Martinez

February 13, 2018


Filed under College Life, Columns

Valentine’s Day, the day the diapered dwarf and his infamous bow and arrow, is lurking around to pierce those sicky icky in love.And speaking of penetrating, let’s talk consent.What is consent, you may ask?Well, according to Webster's dictionary, to consent is to "agree, as to an expressed...

“Cloverfield” fails to Impress

John Chavez

February 13, 2018


Filed under College Life, Reviews

In an interesting move, the long-brewing "The Cloverfield Paradox," directed by Julius Onah, debuted on Netflix recently. Perhaps it was a sign of the production studio's unbelief in the film's success. In the end it was a smart decision, as the movie unfortunately did not hold up to the standards s...

Students encouraged to finance their near future schools

Students encouraged to finance their near future schools

Karina Quiran-Juarez

February 9, 2018


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As a part of the Spring 2018 Financial Aid Workshop Series, the Financial Aid Resource Center held a workshop discussing the importance of financial aid and aid available (such as grants, scholarships, and loans) for those who are getting ready to transfer to a four-year or private university. Held on Feb. 6...

Bianca bitches: how to dress with confidence

Bianca Martinez

February 6, 2018


Filed under College Life, Columns

Here are some simple and easy steps into wearing whatever you want with confidence:Pull the garment out of your closet and shake all the moths out, or if you haven’t purchased the desired article yet, pull your wallet out and proceed to shake all the moths out.Stand in front of the mirror and put o...

Time management workshop helps students find balance and a healthier lifestyle

Time management workshop helps students find balance and a healthier lifestyle

Jasmine Martinez

February 5, 2018


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Clara Ross, career academic counselor at Cerritos College, gave a presentation on Feb. 1 addressing struggles students face with time management and offered advice on how to balance responsibilities. Before the workshop started, Maria Sanchez, medical assistance major, made it a point that attending ...

Not a big turn out for blood donations due to flu season

Not a big turn out for blood donations due to flu season

Elizabeth Corcoles

February 3, 2018


Filed under College Life

The American Red Cross set up camp at Cerritos College during their three-day event for blood donations. Patty Galaz, donor resources department, has been part of this organization for many years. Galaz states the turnout has been steady, but not as busy as they are accustomed to and blames the flu sea...

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