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Hello? Girls We Run the World

Hello? Girls We Run the World

Jennifer España, Staff Writer
March 20, 2017
Filed under Opinion

March 7, a day women are celebrated for being totally awesome. It’s an important day, but, why should we be celebrated just one day out of 365? Being a woman at times isn’t the easiest when the media tries to define and categorize you into something that’s generally impossible, often told that the...

Nike develops sports hijab for Muslim women

Nike develops sports hijab for Muslim women

Noah Garcia, Co- Editor- in- Chief, Digital
March 15, 2017
Filed under News

Nike released its plans to internationally produce athletic Hijabs for their spring 2018 clothing line. This project was announced after releasing a commercial that displayed a female professional and everyday athletes from different parts of the Arab world. The product is supposed to be designed...

Rio Showcases Talent at Women’s Volleyball Tournament at El Camino

Rio Showcases Talent at Women’s Volleyball Tournament at El Camino

Nicolas Trujillo, Staff writer
May 8, 2016
Filed under Sports

Rio Hondo’s Beach volleyball team journeyed to El Camino College as their post-season continued with matches against Pierce College on April 27. Music played as the sun beamed down on a windy afternoon to add to the challenge of serving to many opponents who on average stood much taller than the...

RHC hosting Women Empowered meetings every Friday

RHC hosting Women Empowered meetings every Friday

Ryan Guerrero, Managing Editor
March 22, 2016
Filed under News Briefs & Upcoming Events

RHC is currently hosting Women Empowered meetings every Friday through the end of April. Facilitated by Dawn Glover, a graduate intern, each meeting will focus on topics ranging from self esteem and confidence, dating and hooking up, and healthy relationships. Other topics will include "Is Love...

‘Womyn’s Herstory Month’ activities to be held on campus

‘Womyn’s Herstory Month’ activities to be held on campus

Ryan Guerrero, Managing Editor
March 20, 2016
Filed under News Briefs & Upcoming Events

RHC will be holding a variety of on-campus activities in honor of "Womyn's Herstory Month" on March 23. The mid quad area will feature activities such as games, giveaways, photos, and much more from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.; and again from 3 - 6 p.m. The student lounge in SU201 will host a Womyn's Herstory...

Women’s tennis team gets win over LBCC

Women’s tennis team gets win over LBCC

Nicolas Trujillo, Staff Writer
March 7, 2016
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Rio Hondo women's tennis team got a strong win versus Long Beach City College on March 3 with a final score of 9-0. The team currently has an overall record of 2-6. This is only their second win of the season, but the Lady Roadrunners showed exactly what they're capable of against LBCC as they mercilessly...

Women’s basketball team lose play off game 65-54 at PCC

Women’s basketball team lose play off game 65-54 at PCC

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer
February 28, 2016
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

A remarkable season for the Rio Hondo women's basketball team has come to an end after losing to Pasadena City College on Feb. 24 in the first round of the Southern California Regional playoffs 65-54. The Lady Roadrunners, who had an overall record of 14-13 qualified for the tournament with a 7-3...

California Highway Patrol holding ‘Women in Law Enforcement’ seminar

California Highway Patrol holding ‘Women in Law Enforcement’ seminar

Ryan Guerrero, Managing Editor
February 27, 2016
Filed under News Briefs & Upcoming Events

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) is hosting a 'Women in Law Enforcement Career Seminar' on Mar. 5 to reach out to women who are interested in diversity, challenges, and opportunities. The seminar will be held at the Boy Scouts of America Building (Los Angeles Council) at 8 a.m. Although this...

‘Women and War’ brings forth heartfelt emotions

‘Women and War’ brings forth heartfelt emotions

Noah Cervantes, Staff Writer
November 16, 2015
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

Rio Hondo featured a new one act play entitled "Women and War" on Nov. 11 and 12 at the Campus Inn Theater in part of the Veteran's Week celebrations held on campus. Written by Jack Hilton Cunningham and directed by Gabriel Carrasco, "Women and War's" main focus of the play was to portray the di...

Rio Hondo Women’s Volleyball team hope to continue its winning streak

Rio Hondo Women’s Volleyball team hope to continue its winning streak

Arlene Torres, Staff Writer
October 23, 2015
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Rio Hondo's Women's Volleyball team seems to have what it takes to make it to the Foothill Conference finals as they posted wins in their last four games upping their record to 6-7, but more importantly, 3-0 in the conference. The Lady Roadrunners defeated a tough Moorpark team in five sets as its...

Who Cheats More, Men or Women?

Who Cheats More, Men or Women?

Destiny Lopez, Staff Writer
September 29, 2015
Filed under Opinion

The real question is, "Why do men cheat more?" Yes, men are the ones that mainly get caught in the act. I’m sorry to have to say this, but men just do not know how to cover up their tracks. What they don't understand is that women know everything; even when we don't try to figure these types...

It’s Tough Being A Girl

It’s Tough Being A Girl

Destiny Lopez, Staff Writer
September 29, 2015
Filed under Opinion

Do you know the feeling from when you apply to dozens and dozens of jobs and you feel obligated to give up and throw in the towel, but then you get that email or phone call from the manager asking you to come in for an interview after so much anxiety and anticipation? When you get to the interview a...

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