Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

This new tech developed at Adrian Nestors lab at the University of Toronto Scarborough could eventually help people with speaking disabilities and help the police with solving crimes.

Mind-Reading Tech Coming Soon?

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor March 6, 2018

Self-driving cars, phones with facial-recognition, now mind-reading tech? Using some new artificial intelligence technology, a team at the University of Toronto-Scarborough (UT) were able to recreate images shown to people with surprising accuracy. They used electroencephalogram (EEG) sensors and a special...

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From comedic skits to an Oscar for best screenplay. Jordan Peele has come a long way since his days on Mad TV.

2018 Academy Awards Wrap-Up

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor March 4, 2018

The 90th Academy Awards took place Sunday, March 4 at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. “The Shape of Water” was the stand-out film, but empowering speeches and musical performances capped the exciting night. This year’s Academy Awards was a bit different from those in the past. There were more...

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The Lady Roadrunners found it difficult to inbound the ball against ELAC. The Huskies green jerseys seemed to be everywhere, disrupting the Rio offense the entire game.

Basketball: ELAC’s Full-Court Press Fuels Victory Over Rio

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor February 9, 2018

East Los Angeles College dominated the Lady Roadrunners in the gym at Rio Hondo Friday night. The ELAC full-court pressure helped the Huskies escape The Hondo with the 81-58, 23-point victory. The Lady Roadrunners offense looked frustrated with themselves trying to break the Huskies’ full-court...

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Rio Hondos fight kept them in the game, but Chaffeys defense was able to come up with stops when they needed them most.

Basketball: Lady Roadrunners Lose Coaches vs Cancer Game

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor February 8, 2018

The Lady Roadrunners were outlasted by the Chaffey Panthers Wednesday night at Rio Hondo. The Rio Ladies were able to keep the game close but couldn’t overcome a late surge by the Panthers. Chaffey came away with the 54-44 road victory, spoiling Coaches vs Cancer Night for the Lady Roadrunners. Pink...

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Super Bowl LII MVP Nick Foles salutes the Minneapolis crowd as confetti falls on him and his daughter.

Eagles Defeat Patriots for Franchise’s First Super Bowl Victory

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor February 4, 2018

The Philadelphia Eagles have won their first Super Bowl in franchise history after defeating the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII. Eagles’ quarterback Nick Foles was given the MVP award after throwing for 373 yards, 3 touchdowns and an interception in the Super Bowl victory. Foles connected...

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The Houston Astros scored all of their five runs in the first two innings of game seven.  The victory earned Houston their first ever World Series title.

Astros Defeat Dodgers to Win 2017 World Series

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor November 1, 2017

After a seven game series that played out like film drama, the Houston Astros came out on top of the Dodgers to win the 2017 World Series. Fans at Dodger Stadium were all riled up at the start of the seventh and final game of the Fall Classic. The Dodgers were playing for their first championship...

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Dozens of LA Dodgers fans met at the intersection of Atlantic and Whittier Blvd. to celebrate the National League Championship and World Series berth with a Mexican tamborazo band on Thursday Oct. 19.

Los Angeles Dodgers are Heading to the World Series

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor October 19, 2017

What a time for Los Angeles Dodgers’ fans! After dominating their way through the National League, the Dodgers are heading to the World Series for the first time since 1988!   The Boys in Blue clinched their World Series ticket on the road Thursday night as they defeated the defending champions,...

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The Lady Roadrunners put together a solid team performance in their first home game of the season.

RHC Lady Roadrunners Take First Home Volleyball Game in Straight Sets

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor September 1, 2017

After playing their first six games on the road, the Rio Hondo Lady’s volleyball team finally found themselves in a familiar setting on the first day of September. The Lady Roadrunners hosted the Fullerton Hornets in the gym at Rio Hondo, and only needed the first three sets to earn the victory. Rio...

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Coach Brad Stevens of the Boston Celtics had his team playing with passion and heart despite trailing the series 2-0.

Boston Celtics Shock Cavaliers in Game Three in Cleveland

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor May 23, 2017

After losing their star player and the first two games of the series on their home court, it looked like the Boston Celtics would surely get swept by the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Celtics showed the fight of an Irishman, however, and stole game three at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, 111-108. With...

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We may have seen the last of Chris Paul in a Los Angeles Clippers uniform.

The 2017 NBA Postseason May Mark the End of an Era for the Clippers

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor May 1, 2017

The Los Angeles Clippers have been eliminated from playoff contention after losing game seven of their first round series with the Utah Jazz on Sunday, April 30. With their elimination from the postseason, it's time they start looking ahead. Three of their starting five players have the option to leave...

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Gordon Hayward (#20) led the Jazz with 27 points in their win on Monday.

Game Five Goes to the Jazz; Take 3-2 Series Lead Over Clippers

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor April 26, 2017

The Utah Jazz went into the Staples Center Monday, April 25, and left with a 96-92 road victory over the Los Angeles Clippers. The win in game five gives Utah a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven series. After averaging 108 points per game in the regular season, Los Angeles' offense has been restricted...

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