Talon Marks

Motivated by family, determined to win

Portrait photo of Richard Castro player number 17 of the Cerritos College baseball team. Photo credit: Oscar Torres

Oscar Torres, Staff Writer

March 9, 2020

Starting every day with a morning run, the player responsible for helping Bishop Amat High School win the league title in 2018...

Jordan Berez, Montana Sepp, Susy Reyes, Kaitlyn Mcloughlin and Juan Galvez chose to devote their time to the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank at Cerritos College on Feb. 19.

These five spent the duration of the two-hour event distributing food to those in need as well as getting to know students and local residents of both the college as well as Norwalk and Cerritos. Photo credit: Edgar Mendoza

Past the cash register and into the community

February 19, 2020

The retail environment can be stressful, hectic and often times draining. Many people would choose to clock out and head home,...

Daniel Monroy, he has came a long way on discovering his passion for the arts. Monroy has been dancing for Cerritos College for about two years.

Dance student strives to shoot for the stars

April 2, 2019

Every person has a passion of their own, for many the performing arts is a special calling for many special individuals such as...

Artist Karim Shuquem crafted a series of boxes each different from one another and stacked in a non specific formation.

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

January 20, 2019

The Fine Arts building gallery kicked off the new semester with Die Kunstkammer (Cabinet of Curiosities), a new window dressing installation,...

Bridging the 'gap of understanding' during Disabilities Awareness Month

Bridging the ‘gap of understanding’ during Disabilities Awareness Month

October 24, 2018

With October being National Disability Awareness Month, students at Cerritos College shared their stories about life with a disability. Pearl...

McDonald's on Lakewood Blvd celebrated its 65th year in service. It was opened on Aug. 18, 1953 by Roger Williams and Burdette

Melancholy and happiness in Downey’s celebration for the oldest McDonald’s

August 21, 2018

The Downey Conservancy hosted an event celebrating the 65 years of service of the oldest McDonald’s ever, located on Lakewood...

Point guard No. 20 Jesenia and shooting guard No. 24 Serena Rendon, are basketball playing twin sister who are leading the back court.

Twinning in the back court: The superstar twins of Falcons women’s basketball

February 15, 2018

    Serena Rendon is a freshman shooting guard who started playing for Cerritos College this year, coming from...

Lacy talks about presidency | Part 2

December 15, 2014

Cerritos College President Dr. Lacy gives her highlights as president discussing obstacles, memories and what the future holds...

Fresh and Natural founded through heritage

Sebastian Aguayo, Staff Writer

December 2, 2014

As Hector Del Toro, manager and cook for both Burrdog and The Bowl (Fresh and Natural), has been at Cerritos College for a month, and he expressed a few thoughts on how it is serving the students. “I love to make people happy,” he said. “I love to make people smile when I cook for them.” Del Toro started cooking in Mexico at the age of...

Puente Program empowers students for the next level

Luis Guzman, Managing Multimedia Editor

November 20, 2014

"Once a Puentesta, always a Puentesta" is a motto for many of the students enrolled in the Puente Program; students that come from different social or economic backgrounds. The Puente Program, a statewide program operating in 38 community colleges, is a program that helps students who are underrepresented in higher education. It's a program that...

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