Talon Marks

People don’t need attention they crave

People don’t need attention they crave

October 26, 2009


Filed under Editorial, Opinions

People need to stop being selfish, inconsiderate, annoying, ridiculous and attention-craving individuals.If people were not desperately craving for attention before, they definitely are now. The recent hoax performed Richard Heene of Colorado was completely and utterly foolish and irresponsible on his part.Not ...

H1N1 not a big deal

H1N1 not a big deal

October 19, 2009


Filed under Editorial, Opinions

Put your masks on, bring out your latex gloves, put on some protective goggles and while you're at it wrap yourself up in cellophane and stop breathing if you want to live.The H1N1 Virus, commonly known as the Swine Flu, is here and it's coming for you.Scared much? Relax, so are a lot of people, but t...

Take responsibility for your breasts

Take responsibility for your breasts

October 12, 2009


Filed under Editorial, Opinions

Women need to feel their boobs.They need to touch them, feel them and check them.Why? Because women need to take responsibility and take the preventive actions necessary in order to prevent having breast cancer.Breast cancer is a disease in which malignant, or cancer, cells form in the tissues of the b...

Be careful what you do on Facebook

Be careful what you do on Facebook

September 27, 2009


Filed under Editorial, Opinions

If you use social networking sites carelessly, there's a good chance something bad will happen to you.If you don't believe this, take the case of Jonathan Parker, 19, of Pennsylvania.Just last week, Parker was arrested for burglary. How did the police catch him?Parker decided, during the middle of th...

Participate in school activities

Participate in school activities

September 17, 2009


Filed under Editorial, Opinions

Despite all the budget cuts and all the economic adjustments, Cerritos has been forced to make, it still manages to provide exciting and fun student activities.So why is it that students don't take advantage and participate in clubs, club activities or even in student activities?Though it is very stres...

Farmer did wonders as president

Farmer did wonders as president

September 14, 2009


Filed under Editorial, Opinions

Bill Farmer accomplished a great deal of achievements while in his term of acting president.Despite going into the role without any knowledge of how great the responsibilities were, and just how essential and critical his decisions would be, he managed to pull through and take on the president position ...

Construction doesn’t affect class funding

Construction doesn’t affect class funding

Elieth Koulzons

August 31, 2009


Filed under Editorial, Opinions

With the many budget cuts Cerritos College is experiencing, students are becoming upset that the school can afford to cut classes, but refuses to stop the construction on campus.What students need to understand is that the money being used for campus construction has no relation whatsoever with the ...

Tuition increases hurt everybody

Tuition increases hurt everybody

August 23, 2009


Filed under Editorial, Opinions

The increases in tuition and health fees that have been implemented this semester are unjust, insensitive and most of all a result of careless money management in part of the legislative branch of the state of California.Although most would like to blame the schools, it really is not their fault.The...

Barrita leaves, Cerritos rejoices

Barrita leaves, Cerritos rejoices

May 10, 2009


Filed under Editorial, Opinions

ASCC President Michael Barrita has been in power, as president and vice president, for two years but his time has come to end and maybe now the school will have a leader that will listen to the student body and help make Cerritos College a better place.The biggest thing that Barrita has not done is c...

Who knows what iFALCON is?

Who knows what iFALCON is?

May 2, 2009


Filed under Editorial, Opinions

How does something that sounds so great turn into something that nobody knows about?It's a simple answer really, there has been no real follow-through.iFALCON was introduced by the Faculty Senate at the beginning of this semester but nobody really is paying attention.Teachers were supposed to promot...

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