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Career Event for the Community

Career Event for the Community

Terena Tarbor, Staff Writer

April 17, 2020

The need for public service is a huge demand and could always use more people. And what better way to promote it than at a community event held at a college. Dia de Familia is a free career event held annually at Grossmont College in Spring and has a different career theme each year. This year the event ...

Sistahood

Sistahood

Olivia Linstad, Deputy Editor

March 22, 2020

With more than 30 clubs on Grossmont’s campus, Sistahood remains the only active all-women’s club. Since it was started, Sistahood’s mission is, “To provide a safe environment where women of color can break stereotypes, embrace, empower and build a sisterhood.” Beyond weekly meetings, the club’s activit...

How Cupid Lost His Job… The Lavender Gayla

How Cupid Lost His Job... The Lavender Gayla

Olivia Linstad, Deputy Editor

February 12, 2020

The dollar section in Target indicates the arrival of the next holiday to anticipate or dread: Valentine’s Day. Grossmont College’s SOGI (Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity) club is choosing its own route by hosting the Lavender Gayla Feb. 15 to celebrate all types of love. Club president Jasz...

What’s New, Scientists?

What’s New, Scientists?

Ammie Phan, Staff Writer

January 12, 2020

“I started the Chemistry Club, that was many years ago,” said Jeff Lehman, the advisor of the Science Club and Grossmont Chemistry Instructor. He revealed that the club changed its name to the Science Club later to attract more people. “Many people were interested, they just happened to be chemis...

International Students: Are you down with the O.P.T?

International Students: Are you down with the O.P.T?

Ammie Phan, Staff Writer

January 10, 2020

Optional Practical Training (OPT) is temporary employment directly related to an international student’s major area of study. Eligible students can apply to receive up to 12 months of OPT employment authorization before or after completing their academic studies. However, pre-completion OPT will be...

The Circle K of Grossmont

Grossmont College Circle K ; a club which is a part of Kiwanis International. Members and partners are dedicated to improving the lives of children one community at a time.

Ammie Phan, Staff Writer

January 3, 2020

Circle K is widely known as a convenience store chain offering a variety of products for people on the go. But at Grossmont College, Circle K is the name of a club which is a part of Kiwanis International - a global community of clubs whose members and partners are dedicated to improving the lives of child...

ACE Your Pace to a Higher Education

ACE Your Pace to a Higher Education

Ammie Phan, Staff Writer

December 29, 2019

The American Collegiate English (ACE) program holds non-credit, pre-college semester sessions on the Grossmont College campus. ACE provides intermediate-level English instruction to international students wishing to improve their English skills to attend a U.S. college or university. Since 1992, ACE...

A Step Closer to the Year of the Rat

A Step Closer to the Year of the Rat

Ammie Phan, Staff Writer

December 13, 2019

There’s no place to find more Chinese culture gathering than the Chinese New Year event. Grossmont’s Chinese Club is organizing its biggest event - Lunar New Year on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2020, at 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. The preparation for the event is still being planned, with more decisions ...

Meet AMSA: Grossmont Chapter

Meet AMSA: Grossmont Chapter

Sharisse Cohee, Editor in Chief

September 19, 2019

The fascinating medical field is a forever evolving art. As breakthrough scientific technology has become prevalent in the field, now, more than ever, medical professionals are required to go through rigorous and intense education and training to successfully treat patients. Grossmont offers an array ...

We Need More Feminine Hygiene Products, Period.

We Need More Feminine Hygiene Products, Period.

Abbie Wallace, Web Editor

May 10, 2019

As if it isn’t difficult enough to live with the stigma of having a menstrual cycle, women often have to pay unreasonably high prices for tampons, pads and other menstrual related products. While it may not be as much of a problem for those who are able to afford them, many women are unable to...

Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Abbie Wallace, Web Editor

May 10, 2019

On May 1, the Asian Pacific Islander (API) student club and committee kicked off the start of Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month at Grossmont College. API Heritage Month celebrates the history and culture of the community. The club and committee have correlated a series of events to celebrate...

Environment Club

Environment Club

Abbie Wallace, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019

Though it should have always been considered and protected, our environment is in need of saving now more than ever. Before we try to restore and protect the environment globally, we can easily start local here at Grossmont College. The most rewarding way to spread awareness about protecting the environment...

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