Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Music influences have a greater neural connection to help better learning, as well as an improvement to understand concepts and retain information effectively.

Popular Playlists to Help You Study

Beatriz A. Martinez, Lifestyles Editor May 12, 2022

While for some students being completely silent may be the most effective way to study, there are others who need music to help retain information. However, playing music with lyrics that are popular can be distracting. To help them study, it has to be a piece of calm music that does not make them lose...

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The term Ghosting appeared in 2015. Since then, it has gained popularity until it became one of the most popular terms on the internet. Even artists like Lily Collins and Billie Eilish
have used this term. Ghosting was also included in the Collins
English Dictionary in 2015.

The Relationship Between Millennials, Gen Z, and “Ghosting”

Beatriz A. Martinez, Lifestyles Editor May 4, 2022

A person is dating someone, but suddenly, and perhaps without warning, that someone just disappears. That's exactly what "ghosting" means. Cut off any communication with the person you are dating or your partner without explaining why. "Ghosting" is a term that not only applies to romantic relationships,...

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Study Tips to Survive the End of the Semester

Beatriz A. Martinez, Lifestyles Editor April 29, 2022

The end of semesters is near, there are only about 4 weeks left until spring 2022 is over. And the last few weeks are the most difficult of the semester as the assignments are more complex and finals are approaching. It's definitely a stressful time for many if not all students, but don't worry, these...

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Summer Looks For 2022

Yasmine Poot , Podcast Editor April 28, 2022

What to expect in the summer as California is still debating on its weather. Last summer the trends were very bright and a comeback of the early 2000’s with touches of the 70s, but what about this year? What should people be cautious of? And should people just finally wear what they want?   Micro...

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Social media platforms have almost tripled their total user base in the last
decade. In 2021, 82% of the population in the United States were users and it is expected that by 2023 the number of users will be 308.27 million.

How to Do a Social Media Detox

Beatriz A. Martinez, Lifestyles Editor April 26, 2022

Social media is a fundamental part of people's lives today. They serve to communicate, meet people, share moments, and even for work. Today almost everyone has at least one app on their mobile devices. But not everything is good, social networks are time-consuming, distracting, and can be dangerous....

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Los Angeles Fashion Week takes place twice a year to showcase new clothing collections from international and LA-based designers. With these fashion events, LAFW seeks to continue contributing to the art and culture that the city of Los Angeles has to offer.

Glamour and Style at Los Angeles Fashion Week 2022

Beatriz A. Martinez, Lifestyles Editor April 5, 2022

Los Angeles Fashion Week 2022 took place last weekend at the Petersen Auto Museum in Beverly Hills. LAFW 2022 ran from Mar 31 to April 2, featuring Cars & Fashion, Contemporary, and finally, Streetwear looks. Three days full of fashion and excitement because things are getting back to normal after...

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Starbucks located inside Target in Pico Rivera, Calif. is one of the many locations still using disposable cups for its wide variety of drinks.

Starbucks Is Switching To Reusable Cups

Kathryn S. Nunez, Reporter March 22, 2022

Starbucks announces a new company aspiration to become environmentally friendly. They plan to achieve this by storing more carbon than they emit, limiting their waste, and to conserve and replenish fresh water. One of their first steps to achieve this goal is by launching the SODO 8 Reusable Cup Program. The...

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Sunset at Pismo Beach from Waterfront Resort, one of the most popular spring/summer vacation destinations.

Best Ways to Spend Spring Break 2022!

Beatriz A. Martinez, Lifestyles Editor March 14, 2022

Spring break is just around the corner and although it is a short vacation period, many students look forward to it as this is when we finally have some free time to enjoy away from student responsibilities. If you haven't decided what to do yet, here's a list of some activities and places you can visit...

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How First Generation Students may feel when transferring

Yasmine Poot , Podcast Editor March 9, 2022

Many of us who are First Generation students in community college are going to finally be transferring, even if it was after two or seven years of being in community college, students are achieving it. The forging of new paths for future generations. Creating a safe place for others to feel included...

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This is Luna, shes currently 8 years old and living a happy healthy life!

What Ingredients Are In Our Pets Food?

Kathryn S. Nunez, Reporter February 28, 2022

Kathryn S.Nunez Reporter [email protected]   Has anyone looked at whats in our pets food? Most people will buy what they can afford based on their budgets. Being a pet mom of three dogs and five cats i’ve done some research on the best affordable food I can get for...

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Weekly Horoscopes: December 6-12

Weekly Horoscopes: December 6-12

Valeria Yanez December 6, 2021

Sagittarius This week, think about what is important to you. You have many priorities. But one priority must stand above all. Decide what your main priority is. Once you do, focus on it and complete that priority. Completing this will give you a sense of relief.  Capricorn This week you will come...

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Weekly Horoscopes: November 29 - December 5

Weekly Horoscopes: November 29 – December 5

Valeria Yanez November 29, 2021

Sagittarius This week there is a lot on your schedule. But in reality, there are two things you should prioritize above all this week. Prioritize your well-being in order to have peace of mind. Find balance between your busy life and your overall health. Take a day out of the week just to pamper yourself. Capricorn This...

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