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Falcons victorious against the Mounties

Randy Tejeda

March 14, 2019


Filed under Men's Sports, Sports, Tennis

The Cerritos Men's Tennis team obtained their 10th victory of the season against Mount San Antonio College by 9-0 on Tuesday, Mar. 12. The Falcons needed just a little over an hour, to beat Mounties and surrendered just two points. Facing an undermanned Mounties team, Cerritos recorded forfeit wins in ...

Falcons defeated against the Warriors

Randy Tejeda

March 14, 2019


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

The Cerritos Softball team obtained their eighth defeat against El Camino College by a score of 6-0 on March 5. In the top of the second inning, the Warriors took a 4-0 lead thanks to their infielder No. 6 Brooklyn Araujo who scored a 2-run homerun into center field, outfielder No. 20 Kassidy Robinson ...

Free Speech Zone: What can be done to prevent things like the Momo challenge from happening again?

Edgar Mendoza, Staff Writer

March 6, 2019


Filed under Free Speech Zone, Opinion

Jessica: "I think it's controversial with what you can and can't do about it, but for parents I think they should see what their kid is watching and make sure they know what it is. For the kids, if you see something like that pop up, get off the app and tell your parents." Daisy:" Personally I have a cousin w...

Recap: Double digit lead helps Falcons defeat rivals 74-55

Recap: Double digit lead helps Falcons defeat rivals 74-55

Carlos Ruiz, Managing Editor

February 13, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Top Stories, Women's Sports

The Cerritos College women’s basketball team secured its fourth straight double digit margin win, defeating the Long Beach City College Vikings 74-55 at home on Feb. 8. With constant pressure throughout all four quarters of play, the Falcons managed to end the game with a 19 point lead over the...

Security staff at Cerritos College need to enforce safe driving

Marilyn Parra, Co-Online Editor

January 30, 2019


Filed under Opinion

In order to find parking at Cerritos College one must go through a mission of survival. The parking lot security staff at Cerritos need to work on regulating the parking lot traffic instead of only focusing on giving out parking tickets. Where is the parking lot security you may be asking? Well, they're...

Legacy of Bucky Bucket lives on

Legacy of Bucky Bucket lives on

Bianca Martinez, Freelance Writer

January 30, 2019


Filed under Opinion

The Fine Arts building welcomed the arrival of Benicio Bucket on Jan. 25 in room 245, located in the journalism department. The progeny of former Fine Arts building mascot Bucky Bucket, is currently picking up the slack for his father. Bucky passed fall semester following a break-up with Paula...

New weight room for championship-caliber Cerritos College athletes

New weight room for championship-caliber Cerritos College athletes

Keanu Ruffo, Staff Writer

January 29, 2019


Filed under News

Bigger, better and newer are words associated with the new weight room facility at Cerritos College, which was opened to student athletes January 2019. The new weight room is a transition from the old one, with new bench, squat racks, new rubber weights, mirrors all around the facility and plenty...

Cerritos College alumnae dies while on study abroad trip, community mourns

Cerritos College alumnae dies while on study abroad trip, community mourns

Carmelita Islas Mendez, News Editor

January 22, 2019


Filed under News, Top Stories

Monica Santiago, a Cerritos College alumnae, died in Tainan City, Taiwan while studying abroad and teaching local children to speak English. While at Cerritos, Santiago, 24, participated in programs which included global studies, political science and Chinese. Her father, Camilo Santiago, said, “Monica...

Art piece ‘Cabinet of Curiosities’ is neither completed or fixed

Art piece ‘Cabinet of Curiosities’ is neither completed or fixed

Guadalupe Zaragoza, Arts & Entertainment Editor

January 20, 2019


Filed under Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Features

The Fine Arts building gallery kicked off the new semester with Die Kunstkammer (Cabinet of Curiosities), a new window dressing installation, introduced by artist Karim Shuquem on Jan. 16. As a Los Angeles visual and performing artist, Shuquem's black and white themed art comes off as an approac...

Simple Cut Meals: ‘Enticing and Tasty’

Simple Cut Meals: ‘Enticing and Tasty’

Jasmine Martinez

December 14, 2018


Filed under News

“Don’t be scared of taking action now because a lot of people wait it out and they plan and they plan and they talk themselves out of it,” said Andres Perez. Vice Presidents of Phi Beta Lambda and Alpha Gamma Sigma, Perez and Alex Ochoa, decided to kick-start their venture “Simple Cut Me...

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