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Ensembling Emotion

Ensembling Emotion

Pete Escobar, Arts & Entertainment
May 16, 2017
Filed under A&E

The performances were all equally powerful and refreshingly unique. -Pete Escobar

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Carleigh Cruz and Paula Alferez sign National Letter of Intent to Hope International University

Carleigh Cruz and Paula Alferez sign National Letter of Intent to Hope International University

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor
May 16, 2017
Filed under Sports

After formerly committing to Hope International University April 20, both Carleigh Cruz and Paula Alferez of the Rio Hondo College Beach Volleyball team officially signed their National Letters of Intent May 11 to play volleyball in Fullerton next fall where they will continue their studies while pl...

RHC Women’s Soccer bid farewell to sophomores

RHC Women’s Soccer bid farewell to sophomores

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor
May 16, 2017
Filed under Sports

The Rio Hondo College women’s soccer team had their annual sophomore farewell and signing party, May 4, as the Lady Roadrunners said their goodbyes while sharing their experience playing for Rio Hondo as well as giving advice to the incoming group of student-athletes. Of those sophomores, Melissa Go...

Yolanda Ramirez Dedicates Award to All Classified Staff

Yolanda Ramirez Dedicates Award to All Classified Staff

Pete Escobar, A&E Editor
May 10, 2017
Filed under News

The first ever Classified Employee Award was granted to Yolanda Ramirez, Secretary in the Math and Science Division, by President Teresa Dreyfuss and the Rio Hondo College Board of Trustees April 12, at Rio Hondo College. The award commends a person who is a shining example of professionalism in their...

The Rio Promise: Free Tuition for a Priceless Future

The Rio Promise: Free Tuition for a Priceless Future

Noah Garcia, Opinion Editor/ Co EIC
May 9, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories

The Rio Promise had its official announcement and launch at the RHC Campus May 4th. The program provides free tuition, priority registration, and a comprehensive educational plan for graduating High School seniors. The V.I.P. reception took place at the Administration's Board room where district officials...

Riopalooza

Riopalooza

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer
April 10, 2017
Filed under A&E

Gazebos filled the mid and lower quad at Rio Hondo for its first ever music festival titled Riopalooza, an event for Rio Hondo students to show their musical talents on stage to the attendees. One problem it faced was that not many students attended the event at steady numbers. Even with clubs like...

RHC Wins At State Journalism Conference

RHC Wins At State Journalism Conference

Zackary Mejia, Managing Editor
April 10, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories

It was a triumphant spring break weekend for El Paisano Newspaper editors, staff, and members of the Journalism Communications and Public Relations (JCPR) club after winning over a dozen awards from the Journalism Association of Community Colleges’ statewide conference. While attending the three-day...

Lady Roadrunners softball team suffer tough 19- 5 loss to El Camino College

Lady Roadrunners softball team suffer tough 19- 5 loss to El Camino College

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer
March 21, 2017
Filed under Sports

The Rio Hondo Softball team continued the second half of their season but still could not get it together, giving up the most runs they have so far this season to the El Camino Warriors in a 19-5 loss. Having started off the season with three wins and two losses, the Lady Roadrunners have now lost the...

Emergency Medical Services Respond to Call at Rio Hondo College

Blanca Martin and Angelo Torres
March 8, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories

Campus security was called to the RHC Bookstore at 11:15 a.m. March 8 due to an individual’s concerning behavior. The school’s psychologist and authorities were contacted to respond to the situation, and the individual was escorted off the premises. Officer Blanco from campus security was th...

Roadrunners men’s soccer team struggles against Mt. San Antonio College Mounties, losing 1- 0

Roadrunners men’s soccer team struggles against Mt. San Antonio College Mounties, losing 1- 0

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer
November 21, 2016
Filed under Sports

Struggling throughout the entire season, the men’s soccer team at Rio Hondo College had only one thing in mind and it was to finish off their last game at home against the South Coast Conference leading team, Mt. San Antonio College. Mt. SAC has been nothing less than spectacular this season comin...

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