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Cerritos College • Norwalk, Calif.

Talon Marks

Cerritos College • Norwalk, Calif.

Talon Marks

Cerritos College • Norwalk, Calif.

Talon Marks

Alvaro Flores

Alvaro Flores, Staff Writer

Alvaro "Art " Flores has joined Talon Marks to learn about Journalism and develop a portfolio. He graduated from Lynwood High in 2014 and was a member of the Marching Band. He also participated in the City of Lynwood California Candy Cane Lane Parade through the California Cadet Corps as a Color Guard member. On occasion he has spent his summer as a volunteer for the City of Lynwood recreation center helping the summer day camp program. Currently he has served as Intern for the City of Lynwood. Growing up with a passion for watching Pro Wrestling and playing video games. Yes that includes various wrestling companies such as WWE, TNA, New Japan Pro Wrestling, Lucha Underground, Ring of Honor and more. Eddie Guerrero and Chris Benoit wrestlers as a kid. He loves listening to music especially Rap. He loves to watch comedy movies especially Kevin Hart and Wayans Brother movies. His favorite TV shows include the simpsons, the vampire diaries, the originals, gotham, sleepy hallow and pretty much anything comic book super hero related. You can follow him on social media twitter artflo2015 instagram artflo2015 and facebook https://www.facebook.com/alvaro.flores.7393

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Things to know for surviving college

Alvaro Flores January 19, 2017

A new semester dawns upon all students of Cerritos College, Brian Gonzalez starts his day with cereal upon establishing his second year at the campus.Gonzalez is a working student, in order to get through...

The benefits of social media

Alvaro Flores May 2, 2016

Social media is a dominant force that has added new careers in the workforce. Everything including businesses have always thrived on marketing and now social media is the way to stay on the radar. In...

Goal setting workshop challenges both students and the college

Alvaro Flores April 3, 2016

Robert Edison, theater major, was hopeful that there was going to be helpful information at the goal setting workshop. The event was held on Wednesday, March 30 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Edison said "I...

Re-Entry Resource Program offers assistance to single parents

Alvaro Flores, Staff Writer March 15, 2016

Shannon Estrada, re-entry center specialist, planned the single parent workshop which took place Thursday, Mar. 10. The event was held at Cerritos College in room BE 109 from 11a.m. to 12p.m . Estrada...

Rhonda Dillion teaches voice courses at Cerritos College. Dillion said she was happy to see 65 audience members at the Falculty Showcase despite it being an Oscar weekend. Photo credit: Alvaro Flores

Faculty Showcase rocks the audience

Alvaro Flores, Staff Writer March 4, 2016

Brian Rodas, business major, was happy to participate for the first time at the Cerritos College Faculty Showcase as the master of ceremony. The event took place on Sunday, Feb. 28, at the Burnight...

The California College Media Awards presented a third place certificate to three Talon Marks editors, Grester Celis-Acosta (Left), Briana Velarde (Middle), and Terrel Emerson (Right) for best podcast. The students discussed a new hip-hop album that had just been released, and hope to follow up on another album in the future.

Talon Marks takes home CCMA Award

Alvaro Flores, Staff Writer February 29, 2016

The California College Media Awards presented a third place certificate to three Talon Marks editors for best podcast. Terrel Emerson, Briana Velarde and Grester Celis-Acosta won third place for best...

Lighting the way of the past through a black history film

Alvaro Flores, Staff Writer February 24, 2016

To commemorate black history month professor Frank Gaik presented a Spike Lee film titled Chi-Raq. Gaik hosted a film presentation to teach students about black history. The event was held at Cerritos...

Vending machine on campus located in the Business Education Building. The prices are so high that students would rather walk off campus for an affordable snack. Photo credit: Alvaro Flores

Students sliding bills and coins to vending machines that are a joke

Alvaro Flores February 18, 2016

Hunger can strike at any moment of the day. Your stomach can rumble like a beast so you reach into your pocket to maybe find some spare change for food.Sure, one can expect to dent in the wallet when going...

Jovan Luna is on his final semester at Cerritos College. He is a natural science major and attended the financial aid fair held February 11 from 10am-1pm at Falcon Square. Photo credit: Alvaro Flores

FAFSA made easy thanks to Financial Aid Fair

Alvaro Flores, Staff Writer February 16, 2016

Jovan Luna , natural sciences major said that throughout his time as a Falcon whenever he would see a Financial Aid Fair, he instantly remembered to file for FAFSA. Luna said it is not difficult to...

Dozens of potential faculty tour Cerritos College

Alvaro Flores, Staff Writer February 10, 2016

Adriana Flores-Church Director of Human Resources and Risk Management hosted the Get Hired workshop for Cerritos College. The event was held on Saturday Feb. 6th from 9 a.m.-10:30 a.m. beginning at...

Exsavier Maldonado (left) discovered there was  a blood drive at Cerritos College when he saw a flyer a the Admissions Office. The blood drive is hosted twice every semester

Red Cross hosts Spring blood drive

Alvaro Flores, Staff Writer February 10, 2016

Twenty time blood donor Jorge Folgar, theater major, decided to donate blood at the Red Cross blood drive. The event started Monday, Feb. 8 and will continue through Thursday, Feb. 11. Folgar became...

Falcon students flock to join clubs

Alvaro Flores, Staff Writer February 9, 2016

Club info day was held at Falcon Square on Wed. Feb. 3 and Thurs. Feb. 4. Joseph Frausto, commissioner of inter club council said that club info day is used to outreach students at large as each club...

Obama lifts spirits with hopeful State of the Union

Alvaro Flores, Staff Writer January 19, 2016

President Obama gave Americans a piece of his mind when he made them face reality. Obama told the nation to stop being selfish and that only a percentage is financially secure with a retirement to look...

By scanning the snap code, you can instantly follow the Whitehouse on snapchat and get some behind the scenes snaps of our government.

White House Joins Snapchat

Alvaro Flores January 18, 2016

Overall, it will be interesting to see how frequent the White House snapchat account will be updated and what will even be posted. However, others may not feel the same. Melissa Ramirez, natural science...

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