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ASCC approves Elton John benefit

Jenny Gonzalez

November 15, 2017


Filed under News, Student Government

Elton John has been approved by Associated Students of Cerritos College senate to host a benefit partially funded by The Cerritos College Foundation and ASCC. It will cost approximately $1 million dollars for Elton John’s “charitable fee” to perform at the Honda Center in Anaheim. ...

Student Awareness Proposal supported by ASCC

Student Awareness Proposal supported by ASCC

Jenny Gonzalez

November 15, 2017


Filed under Editor's Picks, News, Showcase, Student Government

The Cerritos College Student Awareness Proposal webpage that provides numerous resources for the student body was approved 20-2 of the senators voting yea at the ASCC Senate meeting. At the Wednesday, Nov. 8, meeting, the legislation was given a stance of support by ASCC. Carina Rodriguez, psychology major...

ASCC kills legislation that would have promoted them on campus

Carmelita Islas Mendez

November 15, 2017


Filed under News, Student Government

A “media advertising initiative” proposed to the Associated Students of Cerritos College failed to be amended. Senator Robert Campbell, political science major, proposed the three-paged legislation to senate to “increase ASCC and student body interactivity.”The legislation had ...

ASCC grants funding to assist undocumented students

Carmelita Islas Mendez

November 14, 2017


Filed under News, Student Government

Funding to provide legal services and counsel to undocumented student at Cerritos College has been approved for by the Associated Students of Cerritos College. The legislation was passed on the first of November with 12 senators approving the proposition and seven opposing it.However, there was a seco...

Policy Director discusses gender dynamics at Standing Rock

Policy Director discusses gender dynamics at Standing Rock

Carmelita Islas Mendez

October 31, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

The Policy Director and Senior Research Associate for World Indigenous Studies was invited to lecture Cerritos College students about social justice and gender issues among Native Americans. Aside from her work with World Indigenous Studies, Dina Gilio-Whitaker is also a professor at California State...

Robotics Club have bionic arm within reach with ASCC funding

Robotics Club have bionic arm within reach with ASCC funding

Carmelita Islas Mendez

October 30, 2017


Filed under Club News, News, Showcase, Student Government

The Cerritos College Robotics Club, upon asking for funding from the ASCC Senate, has received financial assistance to build a bionic arm for people with disabilities. The legislation to fund the Robotics Club passed without any objections from ASCC senators. Robotics Club President Elena Robles...

The 2017 homecoming queen takes reign

The 2017 homecoming queen takes reign

Carmelita Islas Mendez

October 25, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

The 2017 Cerritos College Homecoming queen was announced during the Oct. 21 football game’s half time. Of the seven women campaigning for Homecoming queen, Jazmine Jose was elected as Homecoming queen. Jose, a psychology major, was backed by the student veterans club on campus and was accompanied...

Students with disabilities learn about new job opportunities

Students with disabilities learn about new job opportunities

Benjamin Garcia

October 24, 2017


Filed under Editor's Picks, News, Showcase

Students with disabilities of all kinds were given a positive experience by DSPS. This experience was an event held at Los Angeles City Hall, and revolved around empowering and mentoring students, in order to help them achieve. Erin Lane -- a Cerritos College student who receives services from...

ASCC looks to revamp bylaws

David Jenkins

October 18, 2017


Filed under News, Student Government

A new task force as been put together to revise the bylaws and constitution that govern student government. The Constitution and Bylaws Revision Task Force will consist of: Dean of Student ServicesStudent Activities CoordinatorASCC PresidentASCC Vice PresidentASCC Chief JusticeTwo senator, appointed by the vice president...

Extended library hours during finals approved by ASCC

Carmelita Islas Mendez

October 16, 2017


Filed under News, Student Government

Extended library hours for Cerritos College have been approved by the Associated Students of Cerritos College legislative branch. The bill was presented after a demand for extended hours was demonstrated by significant attendance to the 2017 spring extended library hours. The legislation was introduced...

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