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FSZ: Should there be an assisted suicide law in California?

FSZ: Should there be an assisted suicide law in California?

Katherine Grijalva, Arts Editor

November 5, 2014

Students share their thought on whether or not California should have a assisted suicide law? ...

Doctor-assisted suicide is not the answer

Samantha Vasquez, Associate Opinion Editor

November 5, 2014

Should people be allowed to end their life on their terms? Nope. Recently, the media has brought forth an interesting story about Brittany Maynard. Maynard, 29, ended her life on Nov. 1 after being diagnosed with Stage-4 glioblastoma last spring. Maynard moved to Oregon, one of the the three states that has the Death with Dignity law. The other...

Active Minds Club seeks to raise awareness on mental health

Maria Lopez, Online Editor

August 25, 2014

“We are people, we are forever evolving and if you don’t allow yourself to evolve then you’re going to be stuck in that rut. There’s no other way to feel alive than to put yourself out there, ” President of Active Minds, Adrian Gomez said. Active Minds is a club on campus that aims to raise awareness on mental health issues and change...

FSZ: Why do you think the suicide rate in college students is rising?

FSZ: Why do you think the suicide rate in college students is rising?

Kristopher Carrasco, Multimedia Editor

April 16, 2014

1. Jonathan Talvevae, business major                     "I thin...

Don’t let college kill you

Carlos Holguin, Associate Arts Editor

April 16, 2014

A few weeks ago, my life came to a halt when I got a phone call halfway through my day. I stopped typing up an essay for a class and decided that somethings are worth more than a good grade. A friend of mine had attempted suicide. The stress from school and life was a bit too much for them to handle. This is a bright, young individual who I know...

Suicide Workshop. Photo credit: Grester Celis-Acosta

Workshop informs students on how to prevent suicide

April 14, 2014

Suicides is one of the leading causes of death for college students. Cerritos College held a suicide prevention workshop on Thursday,...

An employee of Metropolis Comics in Bellflower helps a customer. The comic book store is hosting a fundraiser on Wednesday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. for 11-year-old Michael Morones who attempted to commit suicide by trying to hang himself due to liking the “My Little Pony” franchise.Photo credit: Alexandra Scoville

Raising funds for bullied boy

February 25, 2014

Metropolis Comics will be holding a fundraiser on Wednesday, Feb. 26 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., to raise funds for a child that ...

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