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Student Spotlight: Crystian Mendoza

Student Spotlight: Crystian Mendoza

Nicole Garcia, Staff Writer
April 25, 2017
Filed under Lifestyles

“What I aspire to be is a journalist somewhat like American journalist Edward Snowden. I feel like journalism is getting out important information.” said Mendoza.

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Student Spotlight: Pete Escobar

Student Spotlight: Pete Escobar

Nicole Garcia, Staff Writer
April 18, 2017
Filed under Lifestyles

Every moment matters, it’s just how the story is told and captured, which brings us to El Paisano’s Arts and Entertainment Editor, Pete Escobar. In his second year and ready to transfer out, the 20-year-old became aware of major by great work of writing. “In high school, we had to do a senior pro...

Student Spotlight: The musical magnetism of Freddy Vasquez

Student Spotlight: The musical magnetism of Freddy Vasquez

Adam Calleja, Staff Writer
November 21, 2016
Filed under Lifestyles

One of the biggest and charismatic personalities walking around the Rio Hondo campus, the young and talented Alfredo Vasquez Jr., better known by his stage name Freddy Vasquez, is a striving rap artist constantly advertising his music around campus. Vasquez grew up in Pico Rivera then moved to South El Monte wher...

Student Spotlight: Parris Youngblood

Student Spotlight: Parris Youngblood

Yahaira Urbina, Diana Juarez
October 24, 2016
Filed under Lifestyles

Public Relations Chair, Parris Youngblood, is currently taking a strong leadership role within the Rio Hondo Staff. Although he is now held at a higher standard with plenty of responsibilities, his current position didn't simply happen over night. Before attending Rio Hondo, Youngblood explains how he hadn't al...

Student Spotlight: Ruth Hernandez

Student Spotlight: Ruth Hernandez

Sandra Reyes, Staff Writer
October 19, 2016
Filed under Lifestyles

As a student at Rio Hondo College, Ruth Hernandez has dedicated her time to her studies and to helping people on or around the campus. Hernandez has been a student at Rio Hondo since Fall of 2014 but during her first year she was not as involved in school as she would have wished, she explained ...

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