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Seminar promotes Women’s rights

Seminar promotes Women’s rights

Perla Lara
February 25
Filed under College Life, Showcase

Rape, forced prostitution, forced female circumcision, land ownership rights, lack of education and economic inequality are some of the issues girls and women face in the 21st century. As Cerritos College begins its celebration of Women’s History Month Ana Torres-Bower, Women’s and Gender Studies...

ASCC Senate listens to Falcon Safe Presentation

ASCC Senate listens to Falcon Safe Presentation

Jocelyn Torralba, Staff Writer
February 24
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Associate Dean of Student Health Hillary Mennella said, "Once we stop accepting domestic violence, stalking, sexual assault, and abuse as a norm then society will change for the better; our campus is an excellent place to change norms and reduce stigma. We want our students, faculty, and staff to ...

Young Falcons coming around

Young Falcons coming around

Max Perez
February 24
Filed under Baseball, Featured Sports Story Carousel, Men's Sports, Showcase, Sports

Starting right fielder Micah Hee switched from the outfield to the pitching mound to record his first save of the season in the Falcon Baseball team 9-8 win over Santa Barbara. Hee entered the game with one out in the ninth after Santa Barbara brought the game within one run, Hee then forced the first...

Falcons’ basketball programs on different ends of spectrum

Falcons’ basketball programs on different ends of spectrum

Max Perez
February 20
Filed under Basketball, Featured Sports Story Carousel, Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Showcase, Sports, Women's Sports

In the final week of conference play the men and women's basketball teams ended on very different notes. Led by sophomore Christian Perez, the men defeated conference rivals Long Beach City and El Camino. In both games, Perez totaled 46 points, 24 rebounds and seven assist. The Falcon's were able...

Dreamer cuts ribbon, grand opening well attended

Dreamer cuts ribbon, grand opening well attended

Benjamin Garcia
February 19
Filed under News, Showcase

"Gratefulness, hope, well-endowment." That was the theme of Fine Arts and Communications Division instructional dean Gary Pritchard's speech at the joint Fine Arts and Communications and Science, Engineering and Mathematics Division ribbon cutting ceremony, for which attendees there were not enough...

Faculty discuss hiring priorities

Faculty discuss hiring priorities

Natasha Molina
February 18
Filed under News, Showcase

Faculty Senate extensively discussed a full-time hiring committee this Tuesday. Dr. Angela Hoppe-Nagao, a Speech professor at Cerritos College first started proposing this idea to the committee last fall."I've been a faculty member here for many years and as long as I've been here, there has been a lot o...

Faculty and students attend Educational Master Plan meeting

Faculty and students attend Educational Master Plan meeting

Perla Lara
February 14
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All were welcomed at the Educational Master Plan charrette; a meeting that had over 110 participants from the Cerritos College community. “It was great to have the collaboration across the campus from all groups from students to faculty to classified staff to administrators and managers,” Publications...

Renee Bloch vigil held Thursday

Renee Bloch vigil held Thursday

Benjamin Garcia
February 14
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“She was always perky and smiling,” alumnus Paul Tully started when talking about his friendship with Fine Arts Communications Division Performing Arts Promotion Specialist, Renee Bloch at a candle light vigil organized by Lab Tech I in the Fine Arts/Communications Division, Alicia Edquist. ...

Asking for help, courageous not shameful

Asking for help, courageous not shameful

Monique Nethington
February 14
Filed under Editorials, Opinion, Showcase

Today, we live in a society that rarely ever stops to enjoy the the little things in life. The millennial generation is so caught up in the idea of having to achieve overwhelming success and an extravagant lifestyle that self-care can be completely thrown out the window in search for just that. It...

Halal Guys now at the Cerritos Promenade

Halal Guys now at the Cerritos Promenade

Benjamin Garcia, Opinion Editor
February 14
Filed under College Life, Showcase

The highly acclaimed and widely appreciated halal chain, Halal Guys has recently opened at the Cerritos Promenade to crowds of "foodies," which the city has in no small supply. The new location is nestled in between Jamba Juice and El Roccoto, and in a close proximity to the Cerritos Mall, which makes...

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