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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...

Students in motion, Aaron Smith

Students in motion, Aaron Smith

Crystian Mendoza, Staff Writer
November 3, 2015
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

Here at Rio Hondo there is a large variety of art courses available for students to take, whether you are interested in majoring in art or simply interested in the subject matter. Courses offered vary from beginning, intermediate, and advanced; as well as in both drawing and painting. Art is one...

Former Rio Hondo student, Board of Trustee member forms task force to steer re-development of America’s largest landfill

Former Rio Hondo student, Board of Trustee member forms task force to steer re-development of America’s largest landfill

Armand Santos, Senior Staff Writer
October 31, 2015
Filed under News, Top Stories

Rio Hondo College has formed a task force to represent the college’s interests in the development process of the new regional park being built on the grounds of the former Puente Hills Landfill. The task force is comprised of two faculty members, two administrators, two staff members, and one Trustee....

Rio Hondo College hosts inaugural Adult Re-Entry Career Success Conference

Rio Hondo College hosts inaugural Adult Re-Entry Career Success Conference

Armand Santos, Senior Staff Writer
October 14, 2015
Filed under News, Top Stories

The Center for Career and Re-Entry Services at Rio Hondo College kicked-off its First Annual Adult Re-Entry Career Success Conference on Oct. 18 in the lower quad. Conference participants were welcomed by Theresa Dreyfus, Rio Hondo College President/Superintendent, Henry Gee, Vice President of Student...

Fight Stress with Yoga

Fight Stress with Yoga

Corrin Jimenez, Staff Writer
October 8, 2015
Filed under Lifestyles

As college students we deal with stress on a regular basis. We all have our different techniques on how to manage our stress but one way that has proven to be helpful is by practicing yoga. Yoga helps connect you not only with your psychical health but also your mental health. Its goal is to help you...

Speak Out: Should student/teacher relationships be okay on a college level?

Speak Out: Should student/teacher relationships be okay on a college level?

Alexandra Del Salto, Staff Writer
September 25, 2015
Filed under Opinion, People Speak, Top Stories

“On a college level I guess it’s okay because by then students are adults. So you know what to do, what’s wrong, what’s right. If you want to tell other people, that should be your decision. I think its fine as long as they know how to handle it properly and the teacher is not biased....

Club Rush- A New Beginning

Erik Buelna, Calendar Editor
February 11, 2013
Filed under News, Top Stories

Club Rush/Student Services Fair occurred on February 6 and 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. near the Middle Quad on the Rio Breezeway. The theme for the 2013 Club Rush was “A New Beginning,” as way to celebrate the survival of the “not-so-end-of-the-world” that happened in 2012. The Associated Studen...

Project TEACH

Jacob Chavira, staff writer
February 6, 2013
Filed under News

Project TEACH, what is this program you ask? Project TEACH is a sure track transfer program designed to increase retention and transfer to a four year university/college . Its main purpose is to help students succeed in achieving their educational and personal goals. As a student here at a community...

Suspicion of gunman leads to campuswide evacuation

Suspicion of gunman leads to campuswide evacuation

Melissa Cano, Editor-in-Chief
November 15, 2012
Filed under News

A Rio Hondo College student was detained on the main campus in Whittier, Calif. today around 11:20 a.m. under the suspicion of possessing a concealed weapon. Students, faculty, and staff were instructed to exit all buildings and evacuate to their designated assembly points throughout the campus. A...

The Whittier Daily News appoints editorship to former Rio student

September 20, 2012
Filed under News

Former El Paisano and La Cima Editor-In-Chief Andrew Landeros has been appointed new City Editor of the Whittier Daily News, it was announced by the Los Angeles News Group earlier this week. Landeros, who has been interim city editor since the spring, takes over the post from Tim Traeger, who has ...

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