Talon Marks

Manuel De Leon taught at Cerritos College for about 40 years before retiring in 1987. According to his daughter, Marita, the campus was like a second home to him. Photo credit: Courtesy of Marita De Leon

Remembering her ‘greatest gift,’ her dad

May 21, 2020

In this heartfelt interivew, Marita De Leon expresses the impact left behind by her father the late Manuel De Leon, a former Cerritos College arts professor.

Ayman Syed (@thekillermonsta) is a Pakistani makeup artist, influencer and educator. As an educator he gives makeup seminars to students.

Meet Pakistani makeup artist, influencer and educator, Ayman Syed

May 18, 2020

Ayman Syed is a makeup influencer who has been growing and thriving in a field that is challenging for Pakistan men.

Mothers share thoughts on raising children

Veronica and Shenelle Amador share their thoughts on motherhood and Mother's Day.

Luis Lemus, Co-Sports Editor

May 8, 2020

What were they thinking once they met their child for the first time?

George Loulakis, music major, has had to adapt to online learning. He has the necessary equipment at home to practice. Photo credit: Courtesty of George M. Loulakis

Music Department struggles to harmonize with online-teaching

May 3, 2020

COVID-19 has impacted music students' ability to perform and put music together in real time.

Stephanie Mora, a cosmetology student at Cerritos, practicing hands-on before Cerritos College closed due to COVID-19, March 13.

Challenges arise in Cosmetology Dept. with online-only format

April 25, 2020

Cosmetology moving to an online learning format is ‘quite an adjustment.’

Grajeda makes sure that every color is captured when her client models their new do. Photo credit: Rebecca Aguila

Saudi Grajeda creates looks that will spark the color inside

January 21, 2020

A young Latina hair stylist starts her day of by greeting her pups, Frida and Ebin, and listening to reggae. She makes her way...

Jacob Jimenez, 25, and Sammy

Kicking it with Velvateen

September 25, 2019

The last time we left off with the up and coming band, Velvateen, they were on the verge of just getting settled in the south...

Sabino Sanchez, 29, sets up his microphones into his sound board before the first band performs

Greenleaf Productions Creates the Ultimate Experience

September 25, 2019

Greenleaf productions started making its way around the scene as of last year. Sabino Sanchez, 29, is making his production crew...

'Adding Machine: A Musical' is a timeless performance

‘Adding Machine: A Musical’ is a timeless performance

May 16, 2019

The Associated Students at Cerritos College and the theater department presented a live musical of the 1923 adaptation drama of...

We have survived the ‘Endgame’

We have survived the 'Endgame'

Julissa Villalobos

May 2, 2019

11 years and 22 movies later, Marvel has delivered the three-hour Cinematic event of every Marvel fan's life. The end date to...

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