Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Marilin Campos

Marilin Campos, Writer

Marilin Campos is currently attending Rio Hondo as a Journalism major and hopes to continue her education at a 4-year university. In the future she hopes to pursue a career in publicity and social media. In her free time she enjoys to read fantasy and mystery novels and loves to spend time with her friends.

All content by Marilin Campos

Rio Hondo’s Self Care Art Workshop

Written by Marilin Campos, Writer May 20, 2023

Wednesday May 10th, the Violence Intervention Program hosted a self-care art workshop here at Rio Hondo. Guest speakers Daniela Herrera and Madeline Melara led the workshop in creating Personal Need Flowers.  The...

A Coachella Recap

Written by Marilin Campos, Writer May 16, 2023

One of the most anticipated music festivals took place this past weekend and was everything you’d expect and more. Coachella weekend one happened April 14-16 and weekend two on April 21-23 with headline...

Rio Hondo’s Undocumented Ally Training Workshop

Written by Marilin Campos, Writer May 15, 2023

To provide help and resources to the dreamers on campus, Rio Hondo hosted an undocumented ally training workshop. If you were unable to attend, here is everything you need to know about being an undocumented...

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3: The Final Installment

Written by Marilin Campos, Writer May 15, 2023

The conclusion to Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy” released this past weekend with a 118 million box office debut. “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3” earned the second highest opening weekend,...

Concientizacion Sobre Agresion Sexual

Written by Marilin Campos, Writer May 11, 2023

Este mes de Abril enfoca la concientización sobre agresión sexual (sexual assault awareness month). La violencia sexual es un problema al cual, desafortunadamente, muchas mujeres han tenido una experiencia....

Everything You Need To Know About The Hunger Games

Written by Marilin Campos, Writer May 10, 2023

Following the release of “The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes,” a Hunger Games prequel, in May 2020, the Hunger Games audiences have been wondering whether this new novel will continue the movie saga....

SAG Awards 2023: The Standout ‘Everything Everywhere All At Once’

Written by Marilin Campos, Writer Apr 19, 2023

The 29th Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards streamed for the first time on Netflix’s YouTube channel to award the most impressive performances of the year. The 2022 adventure film “Everything Everywhere...

Professor Nancy Garcia is an instructor of Mathematics in the science building at Rio Hondo College.

Nancy Garcia Against All Odds

Written by Marilin Campos, Writer Apr 4, 2023

A career in a STEM field may seem quite daunting for many. In 2015-16 the National Center for Education Statistics found that "only 18% of the 1.8 million bachelor's degrees awarded were in STEM fields."...

Boba: What It Is And The Best Places To Find It

Written by Marilin Campos, Writer Mar 3, 2023

Boba is one of the trendiest drinks right now, and everyone is in search of the best boba shop in town. After conducting an online poll via Instagram stories, it seems that an overwhelming majority...

Thanksgiving: It’s Meaning And History

Written by Marilin Campos, Writer Nov 24, 2022

Thanksgiving is a beloved national holiday that reminds us all to be grateful for all that we have. It is a day in which families come together to eat all the classic Thanksgiving fixings: turkey, ham,...

Maneskin performing at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles.

Maneskin: Rock Stars On The Rise

Written by Marilin Campos, Writer Nov 17, 2022

Making their big break on “Eurovision” 2021, Maneksin seduced the world with its modern rock glam look and its alternative sound. The Italian rock band formed in 2016. It is composed of vocalist Damino...

From left to right, Jasmine Duarte, Susanna Reyes, Nadine Gomez, Rostia Rico, Tori Lopez, Ray Melendez, Angelina Martinez, Yvonne Bell, Andy garcia, Arlene Rivera and Arely Cazimiro rehearsing for “In Motion.”

In Motion: Rio Hondo College 2022 Fall Dance Concert

Written by Marilin Campos, Writer Nov 8, 2022

For the first time since the pandemic, the Rio Hondo Dance Program will be having a public dance performance, “In Motion.” It will take place on Friday, Dec. 2, at 7 p.m,. as well as Saturday, Dec....

[Video] Rio Talk – Winter Session – Nov. 4, 2022

Written by Christopher Villaseñor, Broadcast Director Nov 4, 2022

Rio Talk - Winter Session - Nov. 4, 2022

A Guide to California’s 2022 Propositions

Written by Marilin Campos, Writer Nov 1, 2022

It is election season and Election Day, Nov. 8, is quickly approaching. Voters often head to the polls without being fully informed on what they will be voting for. This year, everyone is discussing the...

California’s Middle Class Tax Refund

Written by Marilin Campos, Writer Oct 26, 2022

As the United States suffers from record-breaking inflation rates, the Golden State released a one-time stimulus payment to aid California residents. The purpose of the stimulus check is to help residents,...

Local altar at Plaza West Covina.

Everything You Need To Know about Dia De los Muertos

Written by Marilin Campos, Writer Oct 18, 2022

Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), celebrated Nov. 1 and 2,  is not just candy skulls and papel picado. Celebrations kick off on Oct. 31 at midnight and continue until the second of November. Day of...

Halloween 2022 Most Popular Costume Predictions

Written by Marilin Campos, Writer Oct 17, 2022

Here was what some of your Rio classmates predict the most popular costume this year will be. Spooky season is here and everyone is in a frenzy to pick their Halloween costume. The year was filled...

[Video] Rio Round Up (RRU) Week of Monday, Oct. 10, 2022.

Oct 10, 2022

Welcome our new host Marilin Campos, as she updates the Rio Hondo College community with the latest news and events around campus.

Models walked the runway at the LAFW DEMOBAZA which focused on clothing that had a minimalistic  and futuristic look for the designers, Demo and Tato, on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2022. All the wardrobe was designed to express the concept of deconstructed clothing.

LA Fashion Week Returns

Written by Marilin Campos, Writer Oct 10, 2022

LA Fashion Week Returns  Demobaza at LA Fashion Week 2022   LA Fashion Week (LAFW) has come to an end, and its final show was nothing short of impressive. Demobaza presented their new spring...

Edwards cinema at West Covina

Don’t Worry Darling: Style over Substance

Written by Marilin Campos, Writer Oct 6, 2022

The long awaited “Don’t Worry Darling,” directed by Olivia Wilde, has finally been released, after gossip and controversy greatly amped up the anticipation for the movie.  The movie follows Alice...