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A Tribute To The Mothers

A Tribute To The Mothers

Olivia Linstad, Staff Writer

May 25, 2019


Filed under Celebration History, Showcase

Have you ever heard anyone tell you, "If at first you don't succeed, try doing it the way mom told you to in the beginning"? This humorous sentiment shows the truth behind the most important woman in many people’s lives. She supports, teaches and loves. May 12, Mother’s Day, gave us all an oppor...

Memorial Day History and Current Perspectives

Memorial Day History and Current Perspectives

Jenna Wilson, Deputy Editor in Chief

May 20, 2019


Filed under Celebration History, Showcase

Enjoy your holiday weekend and don’t forget to celebrate this federal holiday by remembering and honoring soldiers who died while serving in the U.S. Armed Forces. “I think it’s a good holiday,” Grossmont student Bobby Christian said. “I am thankful for what people have given up.” ...

Intersection

Intersection

Sandi Westrand, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019


Filed under A & E, Art, From The Summit, Hyde Art Gallery

Step into our very own art gallery to check out some scintillating and original imagery awash with color and imagination. You will procrastinate your departure and probably return several times to study and contemplate these eclectic displays of street art and graffiti. It may be difficult to choose...

Everything You Didn’t Know About Easter

Everything You Didn’t Know About Easter

Olivia Linstad, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019


Filed under A & E, Celebration History, From The Summit

Learn the history of Easter: the religious roots, the eggs and the bunny.   Little boys in pink shirts and bow ties frantically gather colored eggs while little girls in sun-dresses and floppy hats take pictures with a large, friendly bunny. This scene might trigger your memory of Easter as...

Reasons For the Shamrock Season

Reasons For the Shamrock Season

Sara Rott, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019


Filed under Celebration History, From The Summit

Take a glimpse into the green history of the Irish day of celebration. Top of the mornin’ to ya! It’s March, and as spring begins, we are getting closer to St. Patrick’s Day. Most people associate the day with wearing green, drinking booze, sporting shamrocks and societies all over the world...

The Art of Body Language

The Art of Body Language

Brendan McDonald, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019


Filed under Art, From The Summit, Hyde Art Gallery, Showcase

In Hyde Gallery's first exhibition of Spring 2019, a group of talented artists demonstrate the power of body language through their art. Body language can convey your innermost thoughts and feelings in ways that words simply can't. We are communicating through body language constantly, whether we realize it or not. This is the t...

Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo

Paloma Abarca

May 14, 2018


Filed under Celebration History

Treat yourself to some history rather than a drink   May has arrived and everyone is preparing for the annual celebration of Cinco de Mayo. Restaurants are stocking up on alcohol and promoting their best Mexican-style dishes. Meanwhile, Americans are walking around with sombreros trying ...

Hyde Art Gallery – Opening Event “From This Place”

Hyde Art Gallery – Opening Event “From This Place”

August 23, 2013


Filed under Art

GROSSMONT COLLEGE-El Cajon August 23, 2013 The Hyde Art Gallery is hosting an opening event for artist Stephanie Bedwell showcasing her sculptures and installation exhibition “From this Place” on Tuesday, August 27th, 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The Hyde Art Gallery is located in building 25....

Booth Boys Rock Grossmont

Johnny Weber

December 3, 2012


Filed under Art, Music

Doug and Cody Booth are a unique father and son combination. Not only are both connected to Grossmont, they are also both musicians. Doug is a tall bald man with a goatee and carries a sense of calm around him. In contrast,Cody is what can be described as a wild child. Spastic, studded belt strapped,...

The Planets: A Multi-media Concert

September 21, 2012


Filed under Art, Music

PRESS RELEASE-September 20, 2012 GROSSMONT COLLEGE-EL CAJON, CA The Grossmont Symphony Orchestra & Master Chorale under the direction of Dr. Randall Tweed, will present their second concert of the 2012-2013 performance season entitled THE PLANETS—a multimedia performance combining music with high definition graphics & animations fr...

Student art exhibit coming to the Hyde May 7

April 19, 2012


Filed under Art

  GROSSMONT COLLEGE (Press Release) -- The Hyde Art Gallery presents the Student Art Exhibition 2012, highlighting the most exciting and innovative art and design that Grossmont College’s students have produced over the course of a year. On display will be finest examples of ceramics, digital...

Public interacted with student art at 50th anniversary fete

Sean Asuncion

April 16, 2012


Filed under Art

GROSSMONT COLLEGE--The public was able to see and purchase art by students and faculty and also create some art of their own during the college's 50th anniversary celebration over April 13 and 14. Visitors were able to shape pottery, paint with many colors, and draw as they wanted with a choice o...

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