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ASCC President Karen Patron and Vice President David Ramirez inaugurated in front of senate

ASCC President Karen Patron and Vice President David Ramirez inaugurated in front of senate

Jocelyn Torralba
April 28, 2017
Filed under News, Student Government

The ASCC President elect Karen Patron and Vice President elect David Ramirez were inaugurated in the beginning of Wednesday, April 26 ASCC Senate meeting by Chief Justice Rodrigo Quintas.Their terms will start in this year's fall semester.Patron said she decided to run for president because she want...

Court’s interpretation of financial bylaw, cause for concern

Perla Lara
April 26, 2017
Filed under News, Student Government

ASCC Court interprets Financial Code Bylaw 4.24 one week before presenting the proposed $1,700,000 budget for the 2017-2018 academic year. Due to the court’s interpretation any amendments to the budget would have to be discussed and approved by the Budget and Finance Committee before being appro...

Funding for Student Outreach Campaign approved by ASCC Senate

Funding for Student Outreach Campaign approved by ASCC Senate

Jocelyn Torralba
April 25, 2017
Filed under News, Student Government

Senators David Ramirez and Joseph Escandon were able to successfully pass the Student Outreach Program legislation at Wednesday, April 19 ASCC Senate meeting. The goal of the program is to better promote club activities, athletic events, scholarship and application deadlines and availability of studen...

Third candidate for Vice President Of Academic Affairs position James Lancaster speaks at forum

Benjamin Garcia
April 21, 2017
Filed under News

Faculty filled half the of the teleconference center (LC 155), and individuals such as Frank Mixson, English faculty, "supports James Lancaster's policies on pathways, distance education and management."Mixson commented that he thinks he handled those issues "very well."Dean of Career, Technical, Conti...

Forum held for second Vice President Of Academic Affairs candidate Rick Miranda

Forum held for second Vice President Of Academic Affairs candidate Rick Miranda

Perla Lara
April 19, 2017
Filed under News

Standing in front of a room filled with more than 55 attendees Acting Vice President of Academic Affairs Rick Miranda stated why he was the best candidate to fill the Vice President of Academic Affairs position permanently. Miranda has been at Cerritos College for five years and for the past 15 months,...

ASCC Senate approves funding for students to study abroad in Taiwan

ASCC Senate approves funding for students to study abroad in Taiwan

Jocelyn Torralba, Staff Writter
April 19, 2017
Filed under News, Student Government

On Wednesday, April 12 the ASCC Senate approved funding for an ad-hoc trip to Taiwan. Board of Trustee member Dr. Shin Liu said, "The purpose of this program is to provide a cultural and language learning experience for students from the United States and Australia." The Taiwan Experience Education...

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,...

Official complaints filed against Cerritos College Board of Trustees by former Trustee John Paul Drayer

Monique Nethington
April 18, 2017
Filed under News

Former Trustee member John Paul Drayer has officially filed complaints, and inquiries, against the Cerritos College Board of Trustee in regard to the board leadership and financial discrepancies. “I have been blocked for the last eight months,” he said. “So I have filed with the U.S. Department...

ASCC disregards own bylaws set forth for elections

Monique Nethington
April 18, 2017
Filed under News, Student Government

In the midst of the recent school’s Presidential and Student Trustee elections, questions on whether or not the Election Code in Article III of the ASCC Constitution was followed properly. According to Program Facilitator Amber Dofner all the candidates followed the guidelines given to them at t...

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