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Trump Repeals Obama’s Mess

Jose Flores

September 13, 2017


Filed under Editor's Picks, Editorial, Editorial Cartoons, Editorials

TM Jake Koeppe In June 2017, Attorney General of Texas Ken Paxton sent a memorandum to Jeff Sessions along with 10 other Attorney General signatures. The memorandum, simply put, threatens the Trump administration to either “phase out” Obama’s unconstitutional Deferred Action for Childhood Arr...

The more we get together, the smarter we’ll be.

Benjamin Garcia

August 20, 2017


Filed under Editorial, Editorials, Opinion

To use the argumentative cliche, it's 2017 and everyone should know that political correctness breaks an important line of communication between groups with opposing views.Because of this lack of contact, animosity and misunderstanding ensue as one or both sides refuse to hear the other out; calling i...

We demand a MyCerritos app!

We demand a MyCerritos app!

April 12, 2017


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

TM Imagine if there were a way to do everything you do on Cerritos.edu with your phone, without the errors that occur with the mobile site. Can you imagine could be if there were such a way?How much time could you save by not having to fish through this toggle and that drop down menu -- to arriv...

16-week calendar, the only calendar that should matter

Monique Nethington

March 29, 2017


Filed under Editorial, Editorials, Opinion

The mission of any higher education system should be to provide its students with the best education and the opportunity to retain such education in the most efficient way possible.In the end, the ultimate goal for any student -- whether in a four-year institution or community college -- is to graduate and m...

Access codes bumfiddling poor students

Access codes bumfiddling poor students

Briana Velarde, Online Editor

February 8, 2017


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

“Bueno, bonito, y barato” as the saying goes, as financially struggling students we want things good, pretty and cheap. That applies to our education as well. We have the right to a good education at a cheap or reasonably low-cost. Our online course offerings have continued to grow, however...

Attention: gender is no longer dichotomous

Attention: gender is no longer dichotomous

Chantal Romero

November 15, 2016


Filed under Editorial, Editorials

Male and female terminology use to be easy to understand. In grade school, society often teaches society that gender is a simple concept like black and white; you’re either male or female- there is no in between.However in 2016, the dichotomy of gender is no longer existent.It is time to get informed...

Learning from the past and each other is the only way to move forward

Learning from the past and each other is the only way to move forward

Monique Nethington

November 2, 2016


Filed under Editorial, Editorial Cartoons, Opinion

It’s no secret that people who make the loudest noise get the most attention. Think of a baby screaming at the top of its lungs until its mother gives it whatever it needs. What happens to the group that is quiet and reserved? A group, that despite all the misfortunes, practices patience and quiet...

Students should pay attention to board election

Students should pay attention to board election

Karla Enriquez, Ethan Ortiz, and Terrel Emerson

October 26, 2016


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Presidential elections are not the only elections happening on Nov. 8, a number of complex items are on the ballot one of those being the board of trustees elections.Go out and be informed with what is on the ballot that is directly affecting your campus.Make an educated vote. It can only change when st...

Women are not meant for male consumption

Women are not meant for male consumption

Gustavo Lopez

October 18, 2016


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Locker room talk? It was a phrase that, up until a week ago, conjured up sweaty male bodies discussing workout regimens or whatever it is that men talk about in locker rooms. Now it conjures up images of Donald Trump’s small hands going places he, nor anyone else, have a right to go. Against t...

Workshop changes needed

Workshop changes needed

Chantal Romero

October 11, 2016


Filed under Editorial, Editorial Cartoons, Opinion

College students don’t take advantage of the resources offered on campus like workshops, panels and seminars. To whom can one point the finger and blame for the lack of participation to these events? There are several factors which evidently have affected the attendance. The problem lies with both ...

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