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President’s announcement overshadowed by agenda items

Sebastian Echeverry, Editor-in-Chief

June 9, 2015

The introduction of Dr. Linda Lacy's successor, Dr. Jose Fierro, during the board of trustees meeting was overshadowed by other events that made the new president's announcement seem minor. The board meeting on Wednesday, June 3 opened up with public comments followed by the induction of the new student...

Caguioa officially resigns during ASCC Senate meeting

Caguioa officially resigns during ASCC Senate meeting

Yasmin Cortez, Staff Writer

February 26, 2015

ASCC Vice President Charles Caguioa announces his resignation, further discussion about the student affairs position was addressed, new positions were appointed and Model United Nations made a presentation about LAMUN conference. ASCC Vice President Charles Caguioa resigned from his position as vice president leavi...

ASCC Cabinet discusses Spirit Days events, Northern California school tours

ASCC Cabinet discusses Spirit Days events, Northern California school tours

Michael Garcia, News Copy Editor

February 24, 2015

The ASCC Cabinet went over the approved hydration station locations, the next Spirit Day event and the tour for Northern California schools on Monday's Cabinet meeting.Next week’s Cabinet meeting will be held Monday, March 1 in BK 111/112 at 2 p.m. The locations for the five hydration stations are: in...

Student representatives need to be more informed

Student representatives need to be more informed

Gustavo Lopez, Editor-In-Chief

February 15, 2015

Inside of ASCC Senate meetings, there is one phrase that is thrown around a lot: "for the students." Each and every senator claims to be for the students, 500 per senator to be exact. However, it is hard to believe the commitment of some members of Senate to the students when they appear to just want...

News Roundup | Feb. 6

News Roundup | Feb. 6

Yasmin Cortez, Staff Writer

February 7, 2015

Yasmin Cortez, staff writer, recaps the news for the week Feb. 2 to Feb. 6. She talks about the men and women's tennis matches, ASCC Court, Faculty Senate, Club Info Day and ASCC Senate.

Updated book contract discussed in Board of Trustees meeting

Updated book contract discussed in Board of Trustees meeting

Armando Jacobo, Online Editor

January 22, 2015

  The consideration of approving the recent updated operating agreement with Follet Higher Education Group Inc., new Student Affairs Assistant hires and the recognition of the championship teams and rosters were discussed at the Board of Trustees meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 21. Follet provides Cerritos Coll...

ASCC working to find free bus transport

Michael Garcia, Staff Writer

January 19, 2015

Cerritos College students may be able to ride the local buses to and from school free of charge. Dean of Student Services Gilbert Contreras discussed a program in the ASCC Cabinet meeting held Jan. 12. He explained the program would allow eligible students to have access to buses free of charge. “...

Senate seats go unfilled

Lauren Torres, Staff Writer

January 15, 2015

During the first ASCC Senate meeting of the semester, 28 senators were present, as opposed to the usual 30, therefore the meeting was limited to only discussions, presentations, and information. Until the two remaining Senate seats are filled all items up for vote will be postponed. Dayanna Arana,...

In-N-Out truck visits Cerritos College

In-N-Out truck visits Cerritos College

Mario Jimenez, Staff Writer

January 15, 2015

Every semester during welcome week Cerritos College invites the In-N-Out truck to give away free meals to students. This year is no different as students lined up at Falcon Square for free burgers. Mechanical engineering major Jesus Ramirez appreciates the free burgers after a long day at school, ...

Court meeting shines light on future topics

Court meeting shines light on future topics

Yasmin Cortez, Staff Writer

January 13, 2015

ASCC Judicial Court held their first meeting of the semester Jan. 13 in room BK-111. The meeting included recaps of the Student Leadership conference, a presentation given by Daniel Gomez about the details of the Brown Act and parliamentary procedures, and updates about the ASCC Constitution Ta...

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