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Who is Drone Program Instructor Skip Frederiks

Who is Drone Program Instructor Skip Frederiks

Desmond J. Rhea, Managing Editor June 19, 2021

Skip Frederiks is nothing short of a character. Arriving to work everyday wearing shorts, a cut-off sleeve shirt and a bandana, Frederiks commands his pilots in training. The instructor for Grossmont’s...

Droning On

Droning On

Desmond J. Rhea, Managing Editor June 19, 2021

On the dirt parking lot next to lot 4A, the instructor of Grossmont’s drone program is shutting the class down due to high wind speeds. But he allows one last student to take control before sending everyone...

It’s All About Motivation

It’s All About Motivation

Jacqueline Colombo, Staff Writer June 19, 2021

It is not uncommon for college students to have part-time jobs so they can make some money while working their way up to a diploma. However, it can be a lot at times. A few college students, all with different...

Distance Learning

Distance Learning

Curt Brooks, Staff Writer June 18, 2021

It's circa 2021, when many people still enjoy being in the presence of others. But the new norm is to learn through monitors, and the only time you get to be in the classroom now is for labs and a few...

Modern Day Veganism

Modern Day Veganism

Kennedy Humphrey, Staff Writer June 18, 2021

Veganism has been around for centuries, but recently there has been a spike in the percentage of people who have chosen the lifestyle. According to Plant Proteins.Co, veganism in the United States has...

How Grossmont is Affected by California’s Revised Budget

How Grossmont is Affected by California’s Revised Budget

Kyler McPhillips, Staff Writer June 18, 2021

The 2021-22 revised May budget was released detailing some of the changes and revisions introduced including those to higher education campuses. Alongside a plethora of other details, community colleges...

Campus Return Update

Campus Return Update

Kyler McPhillips, Staff Writer June 18, 2021

The time to return to campus is nearly here! Chancellor Lynn Neault held an open forum May 28 detailing some important information regarding the return to Grossmont’s campus in person coming soon. On...

Troubling Data

Troubling Data

Kyler McPhillips June 18, 2021

The final Academic Senate meeting of the school year covered student probation and dismissal among its topics. Counselor Karolia Macias and AOJ Professor Sharon Sampson, members of the Student Success...

Goodbye, Anne Krueger

Goodbye, Anne Krueger

Desmond J. Rhea June 18, 2021

Anne Krueger, who has worked for the district for over 10 years as Communications and Public Information Director, is retiring. We just want to say, at the Summit, we’ll miss you.   Krueger has...

Artwork:

Home-Made Two

Kennedy Humphrey June 18, 2021

The Hyde Art Gallery of Grossmont College closed the Spring semester with “Home-Made 2.” This exhibit features student work from a wide range of categories such as sculpture, drawing and painting,...

Enrolling at Grossmont College

Enrolling at Grossmont College

Curt Brooks, Staff Writer June 18, 2021

Grossmont College makes it quick and easy to enroll in your preferred semester. We can all do so much online, including enrolling in the next semester of college courses. If you are a new or readmit...

College Hell Week

College Hell Week

Curt Brooks, Staff Writer June 18, 2021

If there was a time that could be considered war for the college student  it would have to be final’s week. It’s the culmination of a semester of learning that can often make or break your grade.  Finals...

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