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NASA Internship Debate for Undocumented Students Still Ongoing

NASA Internship Debate for Undocumented Students Still Ongoing

John Chavez

April 18, 2018


Filed under News, Student Government

The Associated Students of Cerritos College senate once again were presented with legislation for the Arduino Internship Opportunity, where the debate regarding undocumented student's participation resurfaced. This is the second time the legislation to increase funding to the NASA California Space Gra...

Art faces a glaring issue

Art faces a glaring issue

Carmelita Islas Mendez

April 10, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The outside exhibit in the Fine Arts building has been causing concern for art students as well as Director and Curator for the Cerritos College Gallery, James MacDevitt. The glass windows on the exhibit have a glare which makes it difficult to see, explained MacDevitt. MacDevitt said, “It’s...

Candidates happy with 2018 election results despite voter turnout

Jasmine Martinez

April 10, 2018


Filed under News, Student Government

Unopposed candidates, Kawthar “Kathy” Azzam and Christopher Rodriguez have been elected as new Associated Students of Cerritos College president and vice president. Philip Herrera was elected as student trustee. Azzam and Rodriguez gathered 79 out of 94 votes total from the student body.Azza...

Undocumented students for NASA internship

Undocumented students for NASA internship

John Chavez

April 9, 2018


Filed under News, Student Government

A discussion broke out in the Associated Students of Cerritos College senate concerning an Arduino internship with NASA. It focused on the question to whether undocumented, AB 540 and international students should be prioritized in legislation. The Arduino Internship Opportunity is in association with the ...

Accusation of negligence makes its way towards Cerritos College by rape victim

David Jenkins

April 3, 2018


Filed under News

Cerritos college is looking at a impending lawsuit from a prior Cerritos College student due to accusations of negligence.A rape victim, who was a female student has accused Cerritos College of failing to check the background of its former football player Kishawn Holmes. The victim lacked the knowledge of...

ASCC Approves funding for Health Conference

ASCC Approves funding for Health Conference

John Chavez

April 3, 2018


Filed under Club News, News, Student Government

The Associated Students of Cerritos College recently passed legislation that would allocate funding to the Chicanos for Community Medicine's health conference in a meeting held by the group. The Chicanos for Community Medicine is a club that seeks to provide students with activities through various...

Sports granted $16,000

Sports granted $16,000

Jah-Tosh Baruti

April 2, 2018


Filed under Men's Sports, News, Women's Sports

“The problem is they keep winning, they keep getting championships, isn’t that what we want?,” said senator Christopher Rodriguez to anyone who weren’t in agreement with giving the sports program additional funding. During an Associated Students of Cerritos College meeting on March 21 members...

Students are the focus for these candidates

Students are the focus for these candidates

Carmelita Islas Mendez

March 27, 2018


Filed under Governance, News, Showcase, Student Government

Student Trustee candidates as well as the Vice President candidate participated in the 2018 Associated Students of Cerritos College Presidential and Student Trustee Forum. The candidates promoted what their plans would be if elected. There are a total of six student trustee candidates, with only five...

ASCC Presidential and Student Trustee 2018 candidates

March 21, 2018


Filed under News

Presidential and Vice President Candidates    Ballot #1 Kathy Azzam and Christopher George Rodriguez Being president and vice president means hard work and dedication, both of which are qualities we have proven to possess. As two current senators, one former delegate and one former Director of Student Ac...

Hopper catches fire outside of woodworking building

Hopper catches fire outside of woodworking building

Bianca Martinez

March 6, 2018


Filed under News, Online Exclusive

The Cerritos College Woodworking Department experienced a fire Monday night at roughly 8:18 p.m. when the hopper caught fire with the debris and sawdust that was inside the receptacle. Classes held in the Woodworking Building have been cancelled until further notice by department chair Carl Stammerjohn. Miya...

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