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Counselor Tracy Ukita goes over six main groupings. Career Cafe happens once a month. Photo credit: Nicholas Johnson

Students grouped according to personality at Career Cafe

November 4, 2017

Counselors Tracy Ukita, Shannon Estrada and Rose Vasquez hosted Career Cafe for students.The meeting took place on Oct. 30th an...

Art exhibit questions masculinity

Art exhibit questions masculinity

October 31, 2017

Cerritos College students now have the chance to see the premise of masculinity countered by LGBTQ+ artists in a new exhibit featured...

Students get chance to unwind and learn comradery at game night

Bianca Martinez

October 31, 2017

Members of both the Black Student Union and the Umoja Club on campus held a game night Thursday, Oct. 24 to allow new and current members to unwind and get better acquainted with each other over games such as Monopoly, Uno, Twister and Cards Against Humanity. Tables were set up on the Student Center stage to allow students to have a space to feel c...

CalSTRS guide professors through retirement decisions

Rocio Valdez

October 30, 2017

California State Teachers’ Retirement System provided a workshop for Cerritos College instructors with information and guided them through their retirement decisions. CalSTRS is part of the State of California's Government Operations Agency which provides retirement, disability and survivor benefits for educators from prekindergarten through communi...

English Professor, Ja'Net Danielo, goes over the importance of LGBTQ month. LGBTQ has writers who are not well known or important. Photo credit: Nicholas Johnson

Students express their feelings and emotions about LGTBQ+ at writer’s night

October 29, 2017

English Professors Ja’Net Danielo and Erin Cole had a LGBTQ writer’s showcase to celebrate LGBTQ writers.Students had to sign up ...

Director of Diversity, Compliance, and Title IX Coordinator Valyncia Raphael, informed students about Domestic Violence Awareness Month. She opened up an open-mic session. Photo credit: Rocio Valdez

Assault victims empowered by speak-out event

October 29, 2017

Cerritos College raises awareness at the Domestic Violence Awareness Month speak-out event for survivors to empower each other an...

Intimate partner violence workshop explains different stages of domestic abuse

Jocelyn Torralba

October 27, 2017

The Re-entry Resource Program presented a workshop informing students about intimate partner violence and the cycle of violence.Community Outreach Director Pamela Sepulveda and guest speaker at the presentation on Oct. 24 was invited by Shannon Estrada, coordinator of the Re-entry program."October is intimate partner violence awareness month [so] p...

From far left to right: Panelists: Bristol Farms food service manager Joseph Braden, Monarch Beach Resort human resources representative Amy Gracielo, Panda Express senior human resources manager Elizabeth Wu, far right, moderator William Hickey The Party Staff Inc. director of staffing and recruitment. Hickey lobbed questions at the panelists about recruitment and advice when interviewing for a potential job. Photo credit: Bianca Martinez

Culinary art students make career connections

October 26, 2017

As part of a two day event, students, both high school and college level interested in a career in the culinary or hospitality...

Raja Bhattar, they/them/theirs, works for UCLA to make sure that members of the LGBTQ+ are offered a safe space on campus. Raja expands on how to create safe spaces and make the classroom all gender inclusive.

Cerritos College community learns about gender identity

October 23, 2017

Cerritos College staff, along with a few students, ate lunch in the Student Center on Tuesday, Oct. 17 while being educated on...

Dr. Kim Richter talks about the values each object has in the respective ancient cultures. Pacific Standard Time LA focuses on the culture and art from Latin America during the pre-columbian era. Photo credit: Carlos Martinez

Students learn about ancient art in upcoming exhibition

October 21, 2017

Students were given the opportunity to learn more about the essence of the art and artifacts from ancient Latin American cultures in...

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