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Cerritos College celebrates Ecuadorian culture for Hispanic Heritage Month

October 14, 2019

Cerritos College hosted an Ecuador musical and dance in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month on Oct. 9. The dance was performed...

Concha keychains made in Mexican art making workshop

Art in its greatest form, even if it's just a key-chain. Photo credit: Vivian Yglesias

Vivian Yglesias

October 9, 2019

Hispanic Heritage Month is tied in with many events that have students learning about different cultures. An arts and crafts workshop...

Dr. David Betancourt plays with the Pep Band during rehearsal

Jazz it up: Cerritos College pep band let the good times roll

November 6, 2018

The Cerritos College pep band, led by Dr. Betancourt, play at every game and provide that school spirit that is needed to win...

An excited Erick Villa places in first place at the Marukan Cup of Culinary Arts of Excellence competition. The competition was held on Oct. 19.

Marukan’s fifth annual culinary arts competition welcomes high school contestants

October 22, 2018

High school contestants were given the chance to compete with current Cerritos College students in the Culinary Arts program and...

University Mega Fair offers resources to students looking to transfer

University Mega Fair offers resources to students looking to transfer

September 1, 2018

Cerritos College held their University Mega Fair at Falcon Square Aug. 30 with over 60 college representatives. A variety of colleges...

Newly hired head coach for the tennis team Qunn Caldaron. He just meet his tennis team on the first week of school.

2018 Tennis season begins with new head coach

January 17, 2018

The Cerritos College 2018 Tennis campaign will start on Jan. 30 on the road at Glendale for the women's team and at home vs Sa...

The ups and downs of Obama’s college proposal

January 21, 2015

The community college campuses around the country were abuzz with the news of President Obama’s proposal of free, 2-year community college. It seemed like this was the best thing to come out of the Obama administration since theDream Act. The proposal would cover tuition not only for fresh-out-of-high-school college students, but also for non-traditional...

Broken elevator leaves students stranded

Broken elevator leaves students stranded

January 13, 2015

Update: Jan. 13 2:20 p.m., Dr. Lucinda Aborn, dean of the disabled students program and services, responded to our interview...

Free tuition has no downsides

Free tuition has no downsides

January 13, 2015

College is expensive. Obama’s proposal to give free community college to everyone in the United States is a beautiful id...

Hip-hop and academia can mix

Grester Celis-Acosta, Opinion Editor

September 13, 2014

When you think of hip-hop, you think of the vulgar music that sometimes doesn’t have any meaning other than sex, drugs and violence. But what if this music could be used in academia to teach a college course such as English? Would it work? Hip-hop music expresses more than just sex, drugs and violence. According to USA Today, in an article...

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