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Woodworking Celebration Showcases Student Artwork

Woodworking Celebration Showcases Student Artwork

Karina Quiran-Juarez

May 20, 2018


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As the semester draws to a close, the 12th annual Woodworking Celebration held an exhibition to showcase students projects from the semester. From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., the event was held in the Woodwork Building on campus, with various rooms open to showcase projects created by students. From cabinets, ...

The Way You Make Me Feel by Maurene Goo Review

Karina Quiran-Juarez

May 18, 2018


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“The Way You Make Me Feel” by Maurene Goo is a delightful young adult novel that takes place over the course of a summer in L.A. The novel balances humor and fun, while also weaving in important themes of family and friendship! With a first person point of view narration, readers follow...

Toastmasters Club Discusses Future Meetings And Roles To Be Filled

Carlos Martinez

May 18, 2018


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As the semester comes to a close, the Toastmaster Club, a club that offers feedback for those looking to improve upon their public speaking and leadership skills, held its final meeting of the semester to discuss roles for the fall 2018 semester that need to be filled and dates and times for future me...

‘Breaking In’ is worth a matinee ticket

John Chavez

May 17, 2018


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The thriller film “Breaking In” debuted at the box office May 11 and while it may not be the best movie the film genre has to offer, it’s certainly worth the price of a matinee ticket. “Breaking In” is the product of Australian film director James McTeigue, whose greatest ...

Falcons’ football coach retires after 40 years

Falcons’ football coach retires after 40 years

Jah-Tosh Baruti

May 10, 2018


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Falcons football will have a glaring difference on the sidelines for the upcoming season, veteran head coach Frank Mazzotta will be retiring before the start of the season.Mazzotta has been the head man on the gridiron for the Falcons’ football team for the past 40 years.Coach Mo as he's commo...

‘Dear White People’ is only offensive if you’re racist

Elizabeth Corcoles

May 8, 2018


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Netflix’s returning series, "Dear White People" revolves around six African-American students attending an elite college who reveal their college is not so post-racial. The series is timely and does an excellent job depicting people who aren't of color being ignorant and when it comes to cultur...

Netflix’s ‘Anon’ is a lukewarm cautionary tale of privacy

Carlos Martinez

May 8, 2018


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Director, screenwriter and producer Andrew Niccol is no stranger when it comes to creating high concept films that answer the "what-if" questions people ask themselves when they are inebriated on good times. He showcased the idea of a society with its caste system based on genes in the film "Gattaca"...

Powerpoint workshop teaches students the fundamentals to take their presentations to the next step

Powerpoint workshop teaches students the fundamentals to take their presentations to the next step

Jackie Mena

May 8, 2018


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The PowerPoint workshop took place in the library in the computer lab LC 62. It is free to students and anyone who want to join. This workshop was taught by Albert Wilmovsky, an instructional lab technician. This workshop took place on Monday at 6 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. This workshop is for students who don...

Shedding new light on Donatello’s David

Shedding new light on Donatello’s David

Carlos Ruiz

May 8, 2018


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A new idea of art perspective was introduced upon many students and professors who attended the lecture of Dr. Peter Weller.The Cerritos College Visual and Culture Studies program presented this lecture on May 8, which was funded by the Associate Students of Cerritos College.Weller is a modern day Renais...

Cerritos College gives presentation to answer “What is Cinco de Mayo?’

Cerritos College gives presentation to answer “What is Cinco de Mayo?’

John Chavez

May 8, 2018


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A presentation that informed students on the origins of the Mexican holiday, Cinco de Mayo, was given by the History department and presented by history professor Walter Fernandez, which took place on May 3rd to honor the holiday's approaching date, in the college's Teleconference Center.According to Fernan...

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