Talon Marks

SALT LAKE CITY, UT - MARCH 16: The NCAA logo is seen in the second half of the game between the Northwestern Wildcats and the Vanderbilt Commodores during the first round of the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Vivint Smart Home Arena on March 16, 2017 in Salt Lake City, Utah

NCAA allows athletes to earn money off of likeness

November 6, 2019

The National Collegiate Athletic Association passed a vote on Oct. 29 that will now allow college athletes to earn money and profit...

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...

Christmas marketing overshadows the spirit of giving thanks

Katherine Grijalva, Arts Editor

November 18, 2014

With all of the Halloween decorations being taken off by restaurants, stores, neighborhood homes and even amusement parks, the Christmas ornaments have finally arrived. Though Thanksgiving, theoretically, comes right before Christmas, it appears that these places are forgetting about the "turkey day" spirit and jumping right into the anticipated...

Bus travel expenses are becoming an issue

Daniel Green, Managing Editor

September 17, 2014

The bus fares that took effect last Monday hurt students who rely on public transportation to get back and forth to school. Earlier this year, an increase in bus fares were approved, raising the price of a ride from $1.50 to $1.75, and a day-pass from $5 to $7. Cerritos College is known as a commuter college, which means that unlike other schools...

Shaquia Hughes, cosmetology major, seeking assistance from the Financial Aid Office. The Financial Aid Office is open Monday and Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Tuesday and Wednesday from  8 a.m. to 7 p.m.Photo credit: Gustavo Olguin

Financial Aid process is tedious, but help is available

February 4, 2014

An estimated 70 percent of students apply for financial aid each year. Some of these students many have problems applying, but th...

DLC’s are for suckers

Gustavo Lopez, Copy Editor

January 30, 2014

For the past 10 years a new trend has emerged in the gaming industry: downloadable content. There have been times when DLC improves the gaming experience and other times it doesn’t add anything new to the gameplay and exists solely for making money. One of the more notoriuos exmaples of DLC money swindling comes from Capcom’s “Street Fighter...

Following the money

Solmayra Mendez

October 15, 2013

Students come to school to fulfill their passion, but is that the right way to go? Every year, hundreds of students graduate with different majors. Their majors, however, don’t always end up being the most financially stable ones and might even land them into jobless situations. There are always the obvious degrees which are the top earners on any ...

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