Talon Marks

Cerritos College is introducing a new transfer degree in Filmmaking, Television, and Electronic Media. The degree will prepare students for an ever changing media landscape.

Fine Arts and Communication brings new multimedia degree to light

May 17, 2020

Beginning Fall 2020, Cerritos College students may apply for the new AS-T degree in Film, Television and Electronic Media.

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos during a news briefing on the coronavirus pandemic along with members of the Coronavirus Task Force at the White House in Washington, D.C., on Friday, March 27, 2020.

California Community Colleges sue Betsy Devos over student relief aid restrictions

May 17, 2020

The suit claims the Department of Education unconstitutionally excludes undocumented students and others unable to receive federal financial aid.

The May 6th Board of Trustees meeting saw a lengthy discussion on the options for the Fall 2020 semester. The Board agreed to keep the school online for the health and safety reasons.

Cerritos will continue online learning into the fall semester

May 10, 2020

The decision will keep all lecture classes online but exempt certain laboratory classes.

Travis Smith, a woodworking major at Cerritos College, cuts planks for a dresser.

Exploring Deaf culture

May 5, 2020

Talon Marks interviews with deaf students and faculty of Cerritos College to explain the subculture from their perspective.

Dr. Jose Fierro discusses the college's next steps in utilizing funding from the CARES Act in a faculty senate meeting on April 28, 2020.

Cerritos College disburses $12 million in aid to students and faculty

May 3, 2020

Students whose income has been effected by COVID-19 may apply for emergency aid, but there are some exceptions.

Donald Mueller, former LASD lieutenant, named as new Cerritos College PD captain

Donald Mueller, newly appointed CCPD captain. Captain Mueller will take on multiple responsibilities, including coordinating day to day activities of patrols around campus.

Sean Davis, News Editor

April 26, 2020

Cerritos College has announced Donald Mueller as the new Cerritos College Police Department captain, effective April 21. Mueller,...

The faculty senate carried the motion for postponing evaluations to Fall 2020 upon mutual agreement between the team and the evaluatee. Tenure process timeline and other concerns were discussed during the special faculty senate meeting held on April 21, 2020.

Faculty senators propose postponing Spring evaluation cycles

April 26, 2020

COVID-19's impact on evaluations presents many items for faculty to consider, including tenure process.

Todd Denny, MSW, explained conscious breathing is a part of mindfulness and allows us to come back to the present during the Managing Stress and Reducing Anxiety in Difficult Times on April 15.

Cerritos College seminar presents strategies to manage stress and anxiety during COVID-19

April 19, 2020

Student Health Services presents coping strategies to help students relieve stressors during the pandemic.

The Falcons Care Campaign has raised more than $24,000 toward the student emergency fund. PIH Health donated $10,000 for the cause, according to a Cerritos College press release on March 23, 2020. Photo credit: Kianna Znika

Cerritos College students may be eligible to receive $500 from emergency fund

April 19, 2020

The college's Falcons Care campaign commits to putting its students first.

Forensic nurse perform medical forensic examinations for victims of sexual assault.

Nurse explains sexual assault forensic exam for awareness month workshop

April 12, 2020

Forensic Nurse speaker shares what sexual assault nurse examiners do to help victims and what the process is like.

Cerritos College • Norwalk, Calif.