Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

How To Deal With Stress During College

Jesus Manriquez , Digital Executive Editor February 14, 2019

Stress is a part of life for everyone. Now that school is on the way, you might find yourself more stressed than usual. Having to deal with all kinds of work and personal stuff can be a hustle. Not only can stress hurt you mentally, but it can also hurt your school work. Here are some easy tips on how...

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How to Charm Your Valentine Without the Pretty Penny

Madelyn Gastelum, Reporter February 14, 2019

Valentine’s Day when you were younger was an easy holiday, you would wake up in the morning to a bag full of goodies that you could go and take for each person in your class. Now that you are a college student, the holiday of hearts is a little harder to figure out. Instead of 20 $1 gifts you feel...

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Why Ben Affleck is the Greatest Live Action Batman

Sam Garcia, News Editor February 11, 2019

Christian Bale. Michael Keaton. These are the first names to come to mind when you think of Batman. Or more specifically, who the BEST Batman is. Even Adam West's iteration of the Dark Knight, in all its campy glory, is given as much reverence. But there's one name that should - or actually, needs...

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Beginning Of The Semester Tips

Jesus Manriquez, Digital Executive Editor February 11, 2019

The beginning of a new semester can be difficult for many people, it doesn't matter if it is your first time in college or if you are returning student. Here are five simple tips to get you through the beginning of the semester in the best possible way. Time management When you are in college,...

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There’s Another New Year?

Madelyn Gastelum, Reporter February 11, 2019

You may have noticed an unusual amount of red and golden decorations that have popped up throughout your neighborhood. Don't worry, you didn't miss an announcement about a holiday. These decorations are for those who celebrate the Chinese New Year, also known as Lunar New Year. According to the Chinese...

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Fall semester is closing in while students of Rio Hondo College prepare for finals. Their big mood is starting Winter Break as they think about their plans. (Graphic by Erika Suarez)

Winter Break is a Big Mood For Rio Students

Students of RHC tell us what their plans are for Winter Break.
Betsy Segura , Staff Writer December 5, 2018
A family is important to a lot of people, including photography student
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A tall Juniper Latte ordered at the Starbuck’s location in Whittier.  The festive drink will be available in hot, cold, and as a Frappuccino throughout the holidays. (Photo by Michael Martinez)

Starbuck’s Juniper Latte Tastes Like a Christmas Tree

Another strange holiday drink from yours truly, Starbuck's. But is it good?
Michael Martinez , Print Photo Editor December 5, 2018
Starbucks is hoping the Juniper Latte can join the trendy drinks.
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Photo by Michael Perez

Now is All That Matters: Maura Bendett

Diana Juarez , Managing Editor November 28, 2018
The concept of time is a tricky one. On the one concrete and practical hand we have dedicated our lives to the concept of timeliness and finding ways of marking the passing of time
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Transferring from community colleges to a UC or CSU is a difficult but rewarding process if you stay organized and give yourself reminders on all the important deadlines. (Graphic by Erika Suarez)

Ready to Transfer? Here Are Important Deadlines to Put on Your to Do List

Erika Suarez , Online Editor-In-Chief November 27, 2018

Continuous and never-ending deadlines might be driving you mad this semester. This goes along with a bottomless pit of finals to study that you desperately need to pass to transfer.  It piles on, leaving everything to the last minute trying to catch up on college applications, seeking for letter...

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Phones and technology in general have become an essential in our daily lives. We interact online for its conveniece and for the sake of busy schdules, but there is a time to destress and unplug from it. Lifehacks reccomends 5 ways to “unplug” from social media, and  for better and health. (Graphic by Erika Suarez)

5 Ways to Unplug From Social Media

Betsy Segura, Staff Writer November 26, 2018

Finals are approaching quickly and you’re in the midst of a study session and inevitably,  your phone rings. It’s a notification from Twitter and now you are officially distracted. Thankfully, there are 5 ways to unplug from your social media accounts with some recommendations from Lifehack. Have...

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A potential reason why younger generartions are lacking an inactive sex life is we’re just too busy. (Photo by Erika Suarez)

Millennials Are Saying They Are Too Busy to Have Sex

Vincent Franco, Digital Photo Editor November 21, 2018
Going through a dry spell? Keep striking out? Don’t feel alone, apparently, the entire millennial generation is going through the same and that's according to science.
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