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Grossmont College's Student News Media

The Summit

Grossmont College's Student News Media

The Summit

AAPI Heritage Month Events

It’s AAPI History Month

Mardeen Ahmad May 5, 2021

We are now in the month of May, meaning it’s officially Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage month. To celebrate, the Grossmont AAPI committee is hosting six events throughout the month where...

Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest

Sara Rott, Deputy Editor in Chief October 18, 2019

Oktoberfest starts in September despite the name. The big celebration takes place over a 16-day period. Oktoberfest started in Munich, Germany, more than 200 years ago and still goes on to this day. It...

A Tribute To The Mothers

A Tribute To The Mothers

Olivia Linstad, Staff Writer May 25, 2019

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...

Memorial Day History and Current Perspectives

Memorial Day History and Current Perspectives

Jenna Wilson, Deputy Editor in Chief May 20, 2019

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,”...

Everything You Didn’t Know About Easter

Everything You Didn’t Know About Easter

Olivia Linstad, Staff Writer April 12, 2019

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...

Reasons For the Shamrock Season

Reasons For the Shamrock Season

Sara Rott, Staff Writer March 11, 2019

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...

Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo

Paloma Abarca May 14, 2018

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...

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