Cerritos College • Norwalk, Calif.

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Board of trustees and student government grapple for funds

Jenny Gonzalez

September 22, 2017


Filed under Board of Trustees, News

In light of growing deficits, the Board of Trustees is on the hunt for extra money and may be looking to tap into some funds that were previously allocated to ASCC. It's Sept. 6 meeting, the board reviewed a "Request for Proposals for Food and/or Concession Services" item that allows the board to review ...

TUP sanctioned by Cerritos City Council 4-1

Jose Flores

September 21, 2017


Filed under Editor's Picks, News, Showcase

The approval for the automobile storage facility that will be replacing the strawberry fields here on campus came after a presentation detailing the school’s proposal and 37 comments from the public at Cerritos City Hall. The proposal claimed there would be lampposts erected in the lot that would b...

Students voting for friends in Fall 2017 senate elections

Students voting for friends in Fall 2017 senate elections

Carmelita Islas Mendez and David Jenkins

September 19, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Government

The Associated Students of Cerritos College held senate elections and the results are in for the 31 available senate seats. Cerritos College students were allowed to vote from Sept. 13 and 14 at three ballot houses around the campus. A total of 170 ballots were counted at the end of the elections...

Senate candidate statements fall 2017

September 12, 2017


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Ballot Statments...

Norm Reeves to use former strawberry field as storage facility, making locals restless

Jenny Gonzalez and Benjamin Garcia

September 11, 2017


Filed under News

Since Honda brand cars owned by the Norm Reeves dealership were seen parked in the empty lot during the summer, students, politicians and community members all have something different to say about Cerritos College transforming the former strawberry field to a storage facility for the aforementioned de...

Cerritos College encourages dreamer students to stay enrolled despite DACA

Cerritos College encourages dreamer students to stay enrolled despite DACA

Carmelita Islas Mendez

September 9, 2017


Filed under Editor's Picks, News, Showcase

Cerritos College held a meeting to discuss the impact students could face in light of the announcement made by the Justice Department revealing the reversal of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). Attorney General Jeff Sessions made the notice on Sept. 5, shocking and devastating many DACA...

Half of parking lot 7 closed for sewage and asphalt repairs

Half of parking lot 7 closed for sewage and asphalt repairs

Jenny Gonzalez

September 5, 2017


Filed under News

More than 100 parking spaces will be expected to be closed off throughout September in Lot 7.Specifically, 116 spots will be closed off closest to Studebaker Road, affecting students that normally park there. Director of Physical Plant & Construction Services David C. Moore said in an email, "Be...

La Mirada officially opens doors for Cerritos College classes

La Mirada officially opens doors for Cerritos College classes

David Jenkins

September 2, 2017


Filed under Editor's Picks, News, Showcase

Cerritos College courses can now be taken in La Mirada Adult School as the doors for those classes were finally opened on Aug. 29. Board members, staff and other officals from different cities gathered for an opening ceremony to offically commence and publicly thank all those involved including the...

Campus budget decreased due to lack of enrollment

Carlos Martinez and Carmelita Islas Mendez

August 31, 2017


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Cerritos College faculty and staff members held a meeting about the adopted budget for the 2017-2018 academic year on Aug. 29. The current situation of the budget is the decrease of numbers of full-time students (FTS) enrolling in the programs the college has to offer.Vice President of Business Services F...

The accessibility of tampons and pads on campus improve

The accessibility of tampons and pads on campus improve

David Jenkins and Carmelita Islas Mendez

August 22, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

We all have financial needs of some sort, and there will be times that women on campus will be on their period and will not be prepared while on campus. Vice President of Student Services Dr. Stephen B. Johnson says, "We recognize that there are going to be times when people are going to have needs...

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