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DREAMer Club, Office of International student services each now have an ASCC commissioner representative

DREAMer Club, Office of International student services each now have an ASCC commissioner representative

David Jenkins
April 19, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase, Student Government

Homecoming queen Megan Kim fulfills one of her campaign promises as ASCC Senate passed legislation allowing two new Commissioner positions; one to represent the DREAMer Club and one to represent international students. Kim had been working on the legislation since January and was finally able to get...

Forum held for Vice President Of Academic Affairs candidate

Forum held for Vice President Of Academic Affairs candidate

Karina Quiran-Juarez
April 18, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

An open forum was conducted for Dr. Brian Ellison, one of three candidates running for the spot of Vice President of Academic Affairs for Cerritos College. Forum feedback forms were available prior to the start for faculty, staff, and students who attended. Held Monday, April 17  in LC-155 Ellison,...

Softball races to postseason

Softball races to postseason

Max Perez
April 18, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's Sports

In the past eight games the Falcons softball team has hit 64 RBIs to help claim second place in the South Coast Conference. The Falcons have a 7-1 record over the past eight games, two of which were conference games. Now with three games left in the season, the team is 6-3, second in the conferenc...

Men and women tennis claim Player of the Year awards

Men and women tennis claim Player of the Year awards

David Jenkins, Staff Writer
April 12, 2017
Filed under Men's Sports, Showcase, Sports, Tennis

Freshmen Petra Such and sophomore Sasha Krasnov were able to claim conference player of the year for both the men and women’s. With a first place award in her hand she said, “I’m really happy, I finished to succeed. Specifically against Danielle Pastor, I played really well. In the finals we...

ASCC hosts Pizza & Politics with Ian Calderon

ASCC hosts Pizza & Politics with Ian Calderon

David Jenkins
April 11, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

Majority Leader Ian C. Calderon came to Cerritos College for an event titled 'Pizza and Politics on California's Future", hosted by ASCC. Pizza was served in the beginning of the event on Tuesday, and students, faculty and professors took their seats and Calderon began to take questions from the public. Questions...

Election winners for presidential candidates, student trustee

Jenny Gonzalez
April 11, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase, Student Government

Waking up at 5 a.m., speaking in night and 6:30 a.m. classes, and running back and forth with blistered feet is what Raul Avalos went through during election week. Separate elections for the presidential candidates and student trustee positions were held on Wednesday and Thursday. Avalos won 268...

Falcons bring home championships and school records

Falcons bring home championships and school records

Monique Nethington
April 11, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Track & Field, Women's Sports

Juanita Webster, sophomore, has once again dominated the heptathlon events for Cerritos College defending a championship title, and breaking yet another school record.   Webster along with teammates Breanna Curry and Michaela Banyi cracked the top-5 at the Southern California Heptathlon Championship...

Music department brings jazz culture to Cerritos College

Music department brings jazz culture to Cerritos College

Marck Parra and Dennis Osorio
April 11, 2017
Filed under Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Music, Showcase

The Cerritos College Music Department and The ASCC presented a Jazz Exchange Concert on Wednesday, April 5 held at the Student Center to a packed crowd of jazz enthusiasts. The concert featured a lineup that included jazz ensembles from three neighboring high schools, John Glenn High School, Paramount...

The Health & Wellness Complex dug a mark

The Health & Wellness Complex dug a mark

Natasha Molina
April 10, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

The construction of the new Health and Wellness Complex building is unde way, bringing with it a beneficial future for students. The new energy-efficient building will be located behind the Student Center and will be the main institution for all athletic and physical education activities. With...

Trustee Drayer retires from board

Trustee Drayer retires from board

Monique Nethington and Perla Lara
April 5, 2017
Filed under Board of Trustees, News, Showcase

Board of Trustee member John Paul Drayer calls his recent resignation “an act of protest, and a vote of no confidence against the current board.” Drayer officially announced his retirement from the board, and his teaching position of 30 years in the Los Angeles Unified School District, on Fr...

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