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Screenshot of the May 14, 2024 Grossmont Governing Board meeting where more than a dozen faculty expressed frustration with the Districts recent contract proposal. The proposal was later withdrawn.

Grossmont District Proposes, Withdraws Controversial Contract

Dominic Ferrari, Staff Writer May 25, 2024

The first negotiation between the Grossmont College District and the American Federation of Teachers Guild, Local 1931, representing the interests of Grossmont faculty, was held Thursday, May 9. Each party...

A book display in Grossmont Colleges Library during Arab American Heritage month.

Genocide in the Age of Peace

Dominic Ferrari, Staff Writer May 23, 2024

National Arab American Heritage Month may have passed as April ended, but the long struggle toward equity for people of all creeds and backgrounds continues. A catastrophe like no other in this young...

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Mental Health Awareness Month

Janelle Carter, Deputy Editor May 21, 2024

May is Mental Health Awareness Month for those who may not be aware. It’s the time of the year for people to recognize mental health issues and the stigmas that surround mental illness. According...

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17-year-old Becomes the Youngest World Chess Champion Contender

Dominic Ferrari, Staff Writer May 20, 2024

The most prestigious tournament in chess concluded on April 21 with the 17-year-old Grandmaster Dommaraju Gukesh winning it all. For the first time in the history of the events, both the open and women’s...

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Navigating Education Without a Home

Mya Alexander, Senior Staff Writer May 18, 2024

Through Spring, Summer, Winter, and Fall, Grossmont Students have been through it all. The last thing any student wants is to be chilled with fear and uncertainty about their living situation.  Not...

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Career Center: A Pathway to Success

Janelle Carter, Deputy Editor May 15, 2024

Many Griffins attending Grossmont College may need further clarification about what they want to do in the future. They may be undecided, undeclared, or haven’t met with a counselor to discuss future...

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Exploring Audio

Mireya Miner, Staff Writer May 15, 2024

Between sound design in movies and television, working control booths for stage productions, or even song and music production, audio engineers play a part in many major productions. However, these skills...

Sheree Stopper

A New Face

Mireya Miner, Staff Writer May 14, 2024

The search for a new vice president of Administrative Services at Grossmont College has come to an end. Sheree Stopper, who previously served as the chief business officer for the Lemon Grove School District,...

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Alana Mullaly, Editor-in-Chief May 14, 2024

Almost everyone has heard the word “networking,” but do you really know what it means to network or how to do it? Networking is all about creating connections. It is a chance to connect with...

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WTF is Pickleball?

Dominic Ferrari, Staff Writer May 13, 2024

The reference compendium for many professional journalists, the AP Stylebook, last updated in 2022, contains a 30-page breakdown of every major sport one can think of. There is not a single utterance of...

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Free Feminine Products

Perla Cruz, Senior Staff Writer May 13, 2024

  Feminine products, like the most commonly used tampons and sanitary pads, are designed to help during menstrual cycles, which is a natural cycle females and people endure monthly. Periods can...

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Music Calendar

Janelle Carter, Deputy Editor May 13, 2024

 As a society we love music—who could deny that? Music makes us feel good and motivates us to get through the day. However, as much as we all love it, it can be hard to keep up with which artists are...

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