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Phi Beta Lambda receives funding for national conference

Phi Beta Lambda receives funding for national conference

Jasmine Martinez

May 17, 2018


Filed under Club News, News, Showcase, Student Government

Phi Beta Lambda was funded about $7,800 for the 2018 National Leadership Conference May 9 by the Associated Students of Cerritos College. Down from the initial request of about $11,000, the students of PBL will be funding their own meals, as meal money was not included in the revised legislation. Majority...

Director of Athletics asks for mold-ridden pump to be replaced, remains to be seen

Carmelita Islas Mendez

May 8, 2018


Filed under Athletics, News, Student Government

Legislation has been introduced to the Associated Students of Cerritos College senate to purchase the “Powerflo 50” hydration unit. The legislation was introduced by the Director of Athletics Angel Salcido who is also a student athlete. The bill asked for about $4,000 to replace the current mode...

Campus faces budget cuts despite student leaders effort

Carmelita Islas Mendez

May 8, 2018


Filed under News, Student Government

The budget for the year 2018- 2019 has been passed by the Associated Students of Cerritos College. It was discussed and amended by senate over the course of three meetings and was unanimously approved on May 2. ASCC Vice President David Ramirez said, “Honestly, I am happy that the process is over.&...

Senate decision will ‘make or break’ Phi Beta Lambda

Jasmine Martinez

May 8, 2018


Filed under Club News, News, Student Government

Opposing views concerning funding for the Phi Beta Lambda National Leadership Conference leads to discussions about the club’s recurring financial requests. PBL requested about $11,000 from the Associated Students of Cerritos College senate, so that six students and one adviser would be able to...

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...

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 ...

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...

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...

A clearer view to the stars for Cerritos College

A clearer view to the stars for Cerritos College

Carmelita Islas Mendez

February 23, 2018


Filed under News, Student Government

The Associated Students of Cerritos College have adopted a legislation which asked for an observatory to be built on the roof of the Mathematics/Computer Information Science Building. The bill was adopted with 25 votes for approval and one against. The senator rejecting the legislation cited the price...

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