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Extended library hours during finals approved by ASCC

Carmelita Islas Mendez

October 17, 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...

Faculty Senate considers new program concerning a pathway for students

Alison Hernandez

October 16, 2017


Filed under Faculty Senate, News

Cerritos College is considering taking part in a new program meant to help students called California Guided Pathways.The new program was presented by Instructional Dean for Liberal Arts David Fabish during a Faculty Senate meeting on Oct. 10.Fabish explained that Guided Pathways provide students with mo...

Ascc leaders fear budget deficits

Benjamin Garcia

October 11, 2017


Filed under Board of Trustees, News, Student Government

Members of the student government are in frenzy after Trustee Marisa Perez uttered some suggestions about reallocating revenue from the bookstore to go towards the new negotiations for vendors in the food court. Trustee Raul Avalos said that at the Board of Trustees meeting on Sept. 20, Marisa Perez...

Homecoming Court elected

Homecoming Court elected

David Jenkins

October 11, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

A new homecoming court has been established through the voting process and now there are seven homecoming court members. The following seven members will move on to the next election process and campaign for one of them to be homecoming queen: Pearl Netrayana (80)Danielle Pastor (89)Viviana Negrete (69...

OrgSync lives to serve another day

OrgSync lives to serve another day

Carmelita Islas Mendez

October 1, 2017


Filed under News, Student Government

The Associated Students of Cerritos College Senate has recently approved the proposed legislation to fund a contract with OrgSync.OrgSync is a virtual community used by clubs and organizations for communication with others, for processing ASCC and club business and promote events and activities on campus...

Students hold spontaneous rally after town hall meeting

Students hold spontaneous rally after town hall meeting

Bianca Martinez

September 28, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

DREAMers, Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlan (M.E.C.h.A) club members and Cerritos College students and faculty rallied on the corner of Alondra and Studebaker Tuesday Sept. 26. The spontaneous rally was announced at the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals town hall meeting on...

Officials say: ‘Engage students in order to motivate them’

Benjamin Garcia

September 27, 2017


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Being proactive in engaging youth to explore otherwise hidden career opportunities is a concept that is important to people like President of Latina Public Service Academy Ana Cubas, Sabio CEO Liliana Monge but especially ListoAmerica Inc. founder Bill Izabal.These three public figures and others are:...

President Fierro’s call to action to produce DACA-like policy

Carmelita Islas Mendez

September 24, 2017


Filed under News

Many students and faculty have expressed the fear created by the “wind down” of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals at many events at Cerritos College.Dr.. Jose Fierro's President's Hour was held Tuesday, Sept. 19 at Falcon Square where he voiced his concern for students dependent on fe...

ASCC senate holds first fall meeting with new faces

ASCC senate holds first fall meeting with new faces

David Jenkins

September 23, 2017


Filed under News, Student Government

The Associated Students of Cerritos College had its first senate meeting of the 2017-18 semester. On Wednesday, Sept. 20, the newly elected senators were sworn in by ASCC Vice President David Ramirez; five senators were appointed to new positions.Senator Graciela Espejo was appointed to president pro...

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 ...

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