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Active Minds offers resourceful programs to reduce stress

Sebastian Aguayo, Staff Writer

December 2, 2014

“Stress Less is student success” seems to be the motto for the Active Minds Club as students from Cerritos College enter finals week. With ideas being thrown left to right, Adrian Gomez, president of the Active Minds Club, seem optimistic that this semester will be successful. Huge plans for this Stress Less Week may include stress balls,...

Active Minds holds fundraiser for Stress Less Week

Maria Lopez, Online Editor

November 13, 2014

As finals week looms in the horizon, Active Minds had a bake sale and opportunity drawing to raise money for its future events on campus, which will help students cope with the stress of nearing the end of the semester. The bake sale was in front of the library sidewalk on Wednesday, Nov. 12, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and offered cookies and other...

Active Minds Club seeks to raise awareness on mental health

Maria Lopez, Online Editor

August 25, 2014

“We are people, we are forever evolving and if you don’t allow yourself to evolve then you’re going to be stuck in that rut. There’s no other way to feel alive than to put yourself out there, ” President of Active Minds, Adrian Gomez said. Active Minds is a club on campus that aims to raise awareness on mental health issues and change...

Active minds release balloons to help symbolically release stress that students are going through.  Students wrote whatever that has been stressing them out on the balloon

Active Minds helps students reduce stress

May 6, 2014

Active Minds Club was on campus with multiple events to help relieve any negative things that the students might be going through...

Slideshows: Psychology Day

Grester Celis-Acosta, Associate Opinion Editor

April 16, 2014

Psychology Day was on Friday, April 11. There were workshops, a keynote speaker, alumni panel and many other activities for students to indulge upon. ...

Psychology Day immerses students in experience

Grester Celis-Acosta, Associate Opinion Editor

April 15, 2014

There were workshops, food, a competition, an alumni panel and a keynote speaker during Psychology Day on Friday, April 11. According to Laura Duvall, a psychology professor at Cerritos College, “The goal is to give students here at Cerritos a chance to see what (it) is like to attend a professional conference and to show students that have done res...

Edgar Soto speaks to Perris Edwards, and Adrian Gomez about the Active Minds bake sale.

Bake Sale for Stress Less Awareness

December 17, 2013

To promote Stress Less Awareness week, the Active Minds Club held a bake sale on the library sidewalk on Wednesday afternoon...

Clubs help students connect to campus

Alexandra Gomez

August 27, 2013

“Clubs are very important for students to network and engage. Studies show that they are more successful if they join clubs and are involved on campus,” Coordinator of Student Activities Amna “AJ” Jara said. Cerritos College offers more than 60 clubs ranging from advocacy clubs like Active Minds to clubs for entertainment interests like Anime...

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