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All The World’s A Stage

All The World’s  A Stage

Sharisse Cohee, Editor in Chief

April 13, 2019


Filed under A & E, From The Summit, News, Showcase, Theatre

Theater students are touring San Diego as part of Write Out Loud, performing riveting pop-up scenes from Shakespeare’s plays.   Grossmont theater students bring the extraordinary out of the ordinary as they ditch the conventional stage and truly represent the complexity of Shakespeare by using...

On-Air With The Scouts

On-Air With The Scouts

Sharisse Cohee, Editor in Chief

April 3, 2019


Filed under Campus News, Griffin Radio, Showcase

The Boy Scouts of Troop 339 from El Cajon graced the airwaves of Griffin Radio to earn merit badges in media communication. Forget about the classic film Good Morning Vietnam (although Robin Williams was amazing) and welcome instead: Goodnight Grossmont, delivered by the new disc- jockeys of Griffin ...

San Diego Bids Farewell to Pandas

San Diego Bids Farewell to Pandas

Brendan McDonald, Staff Writer

March 28, 2019


Filed under News, Off-Campus News, Showcase

The San Diego Zoo is bidding farewell to their two great pandas, zoo officials announced Monday. The last day to visit the exhibit will be April 27. The pandas have been a favorite of San Diegans and tourists alike since their arrival to the zoo in 1996 as a part of a loan agreement with China to aid in research and ...

Tragic Loss

Tragic Loss

Sharisse Cohee, Editor in Chief

March 11, 2019


Filed under News, Police

The deaths of two Grossmont students occur within days of each other. WILLOW  SINGER, 19, WAS SHOT OUTSIDE HER HOME ON FEB. 26 IN AN APPARENT-MURDER SUICIDE. PHOTO COURTESY OF FOX 5 SAN DIEGO.     Tragedy struck not only students and faculty among the Grossmont-Cuyamaca...

Fighting For A Better Future

Fighting For A Better Future

Levi Herrera, Senior Staff Writer

March 11, 2019


Filed under Campus News, College, From The Summit, Student Affairs

Trends from the national, state and local levels can affect the district— in a good or bad way. On Feb. 28, Dr. Cindy Miles, Grossmont’s chancellor, presented how national and state trends could affect local community colleges. Miles answered questions and discussed positive and negative actions...

The Friars Got Their Man(ny)

The Friars Got Their Man(ny)

Austin Peregud, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019


Filed under Baseball (men), Off-Campus News, Sports

The San Diego Padres announced that they signed All Star third baseman Manny Machado to a 10-year, $300 million contract, the biggest free agent deal in American sports history. The 26-year-old phenom, who is entering his eighth season, already has four All Star game appearances under his belt....

The Fight For Gender Equality

The Fight For Gender Equality

Levi Herrera, Senior Staff Writer

March 11, 2019


Filed under Cuyamaca College, From The Summit, Off-Campus News, Other Colleges

Cuyamaca’s spring Diversity Dialogue workshop helps inform students how to close the gender gap. For the spring semester, Cuyamaca Community College holds several Diversity Dialogues workshops. These workshops are offered for students to learn and focus on a variety of topics. The workshop from...

Black History Month

Black History Month

Jenna Wilson, Co- Editor in Chief

February 28, 2019


Filed under Campus News, From The Summit, Off-Campus News

  This February there is a chance to do more than just observe Black History Month. Students at Grossmont can take the opportunity to learn more and get hands-on in the celebration of black history on campus. The Origin of Black History Month   Black History Month grew from Blac...

District Rival Showdown

District Rival Showdown

Sharisse Cohee, Editor in Chief

February 8, 2019


Filed under Basketball (men), Campus News, College, From The Summit, Sports

The (4-19) Cuyamaca College Coyotes narrowly squeezed in a victory over the (3-20) Grossmont Griffins, in a nail-biting district-rivalry.   On the frigid Friday night of Feb. 1, in the Grossmont gymnasium; the stealthy Coyotes pulled off a victory over the struggling Griffins in a bac...

Native American Culture Lives On

Native American Culture Lives On

Levi Herrera, Senior Staff Writer

February 8, 2019


Filed under A & E, Cuyamaca College, From The Summit, News, Off-Campus News, Other Colleges, Showcase

Cuyamaca’s Powwow event celebrates the culture left behind by Native Americans of the West. The fifth annual Powwow event celebrates the legacy and culture left behind from past Native Americans. Native American tribes from the West come together to perform traditional bird singing, gourd ...

Bring In The Pig

Bring In The Pig

Jonathan Maddock, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019


Filed under A & E, From The Summit, Off-Campus News

Out with the dog, in with the pig: Happy Lunar New Year! February begins a new year of celebration dedicated to honoring the 12th animal of the Chinese Zodiac: the Pig. As the year of the dog came to an end on Jan, 21, 2019, great plans of celebration and yearly tradition to help bring in the Lunar New Yea...

Time’s Out Running

Time’s Out Running

Sharisse Cohee, Editor in Chief

October 12, 2018


Filed under From The Summit, Off-Campus News, Showcase

Prop 7 may throw daylight saving time out the window. Proposition 7, a measure in the November ballot of the 2018 California General Election, has the ability to abolish a custom Americans have lived by since 1949: the dreaded – as well as beloved – ritual of daylight saving time. The transition...

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