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Simple Cut Meals: ‘Enticing and Tasty’

Simple Cut Meals: ‘Enticing and Tasty’

Jasmine Martinez

December 14, 2018


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“Don’t be scared of taking action now because a lot of people wait it out and they plan and they plan and they talk themselves out of it,” said Andres Perez. Vice Presidents of Phi Beta Lambda and Alpha Gamma Sigma, Perez and Alex Ochoa, decided to kick-start their venture “Simple Cut Me...

Professor Mike, coaching Falcons for 30 years, says farewell

Professor Mike, coaching Falcons for 30 years, says farewell

Eunice Barron

December 5, 2018


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It's known that teachers, by mentoring youth, can make a difference in a positive way and their advice can make a huge impact for any student to navigate the real world. Professor Michael "Mike" McPherson has been coaching and mentoring Falcons for the last 30 years, impacting the Cerritos College...

‘Overall satisfaction’ and benefits from lot on 166th St and Studebaker Rd

‘Overall satisfaction’ and benefits from lot on 166th St and Studebaker Rd

Carmelita Islas Mendez

December 5, 2018


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A community forum to update community members on the 166th St and Studebaker Rd parking lot was held by administration members on Dec. 3 at 5 p.m. with no community members present. Vice President of Business Services and Assistant Superintendent Felipe Lopez believes that the reason for the low attendance...

Cerritos college students seeks awareness about feminine health

Bianca Martinez

November 14, 2018


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It has been a year since administration justice major Kimberly Cuthbert has been experiencing shooting pain in her leg and extreme pain in her abdomen causing her to limp and double over.Only until recently has Cuthbert been diagnosed with stage two endometriosis due to what she says is incompetence from her ...

Visual lecture discusses drawings from African American artists

Elizabeth Corcoles, Arts & Entertainment Editor

November 7, 2018


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Bridget R. Cooks, guest speaker for The Black Index lecture, discussed drawings from three African American artists who are shining a light on how the black community is photographed and perceived in the media. The presentation on Oct. 30 was part of the Visual and Cultural Studies lecture series.The heavy top...

The city of Lynwood’s hosts it’s first four-day annual Fall Festival

The city of Lynwood’s hosts it’s first four-day annual Fall Festival

Eunice Barron

November 7, 2018


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TM Eunice Barron The city of Lynwood hosted its first four-day Fall Festival, which took place from Nov. 1-4., to raise funds for the Century Sheriff Foundation. The Lynwood Fall Festival, organized by the Lynwood Chamber of Commerce, was a free public event that featured rides, food and also provided free health services to the Lynwood community. ...

Cerritos celebrates Veterans Week

Cerritos celebrates Veterans Week

Derrick Coleman, Staff Writer

November 7, 2018


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Veterans Week at Cerritos College kicked off with an open house, where food and music were provided for staff and students to mingle and learn about services and participate in some friendly competition. The Veterans Resource Center, established in 2010, is hosting the events taking place until Nov....

Rare form of Typhus spreads across the L.A. region

Keanu Ruffo, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


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A rare form of disease has spread to Los Angeles county and has already left people sick and hospitalized. Typhus is a bacterial disease which causes rashes and has symptoms similar to the flu. Two cities in L.A. county have seen increasing numbers of the typhus disease. 20 people in Pasadena...

La protest rallies for trans rights

La protest rallies for trans rights

Jasmine Martinez, News Editor

October 24, 2018


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Hundreds of peaceful protestors rallied to support transgender and non-binary people and stand their ground against discrimination, in an emotional demonstration organized by the [email protected] Coalition outside Los Angeles City Hall. Bamby Salcedo, president and CEO of the [email protected] Coalition, reached...

Undocumented Student Week calls to action for DACA resource awareness

Undocumented Student Week calls to action for DACA resource awareness

Eunice Barron, Staff Writer

October 24, 2018


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The Cerritos College Dream Club hosted its first ever statewide California Community Colleges Support Undocumented Students call into action week from Oct.15-19. This "UndocuResource Fair" all week event provides current and incoming undocumented students with workshops and information about financial...

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