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Bianca Bitches: Practice what isn’t preached in mainstream media

Bianca Martinez, Editor-in-Chief

November 7, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Bianca Bitches, Columns

With witchcraft hitting the mainstream hard by becoming the plotline for shows such as “The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” and “Charmed,” a lot of impressionable viewers may feel compelled to practice a little magic themselves. Everyone is allowed to practice whichever religion they wish,...

Jazz it up: Cerritos College pep band let the good times roll

Jazz it up: Cerritos College pep band let the good times roll

Derrick Coleman, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018


Filed under Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Music

The Cerritos College pep band, led by Dr. Betancourt, play at every game and provide that school spirit that is needed to win games. While the pep band carries a lot of history, the students in the band work hard for the pep rallies. Although the pep band's main function is providing spirit for the...

Fall dance concert brought more than one style to the stage

Fall dance concert brought more than one style to the stage

Tiara White, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Performing Arts

The Cerritos College Dance Department and the Associated Students of Cerritos College held the first showing of the annual Fall Dance concert. The first showing took place on Nov. 1, with two shows that followed on Nov. 2-3. Students from all backgrounds, talents and majors came together to showca...

Surf City Blitz gonna dry your eyes!

Surf City Blitz gonna dry your eyes!

Karen Miramontes, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018


Filed under Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Music

SoCal punk rock bands came together on Oct. 27 and Oct. 28 at Huntington Beach hosted by Frosty, Heidi & Frank from radio station 95.5 KLOS. Everyone was welcomed at the event, ages ranged from an older couple wearing matching Surf City Blitz merch to the younger generation of fans rocking their...

Beers Flying at The Adicts show

Beers Flying at The Adicts show

Rebecca Aguila, Staff Writer

November 3, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music

People of all sizes and color attended The Adicts show at the House of Blues in Anaheim on Oct. 28. It was an all ages event, which allowed parents the opportunity to take their children, many of whom were wearing miniature studded leather jackets. One word to describe this concert: SPOOKTACULAR The...

Zombie Fest brought donations and screams to Cerritos College students

Zombie Fest brought donations and screams to Cerritos College students

Marilyn Parra, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Zombie Fest was not all scares; it was also a chance for students to donate canned food to the Cerritos College food pantry. Cerritos received many donations and thanked students with a good scare. Zombie Fest was held at Falcon Square on Oct. 25. The annual event was organized by Student Activit...

‘The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’ is spine-chilling wicked

Eunice Barron, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

Netflix premiered "The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina" on Oct. 26 with much anticipation, it is spine-chilling, magnificent and well done with its characters, cinematography and setting. "The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina" made its spooky grand entrance to a new generation of viewers, just in time...

Jonah Hill’s directorial debut film, ‘Mid90s’ is spectacular!

Karen Miramontes, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Reviews

"Mid90s" is an edgy coming-of-age story directed and written by actor Jonah Hill, as he brings a hint of 1990s nostalgia, the skateboarding culture and a stellar cast onto the big screen that will make viewers want to pick up a skateboard and enjoy the ride. "Mid90s" is set in the 1990s in the suburbs...

Chicanos, Latinos and the effects that came with the Vietnam War

Chicanos, Latinos and the effects that came with the Vietnam War

Rebecca Aguila, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Veterans and students gathered in the science building waiting to hear about the Vietnam War and how Mexican-Americans and Latinos were affected by it. The lecture was coordinated by History professor John Macias on Oct. 23. "I want to expose students to this because some of them don't know how Latinos...

Lecture showcases the work of photographer Vera Lutter

Lecture showcases the work of photographer Vera Lutter

Bianca Martinez, Editor-in-Chief

October 26, 2018


Filed under Arts, Arts & Entertainment

Students learned about photographer Vera Lutter and her documentation of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, during the “Museum Pictures: Vera Lutter” lecture, given by associate curator of contemporary projects Jennifer King on Oct. 23. The photos taken by Lutter document the current state...

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