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DACA/DREAMer Advocacy Workshop Held at Rio Hondo

Anthony Moreno, Reporter

September 27, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories

On September 21st Rio Hondo held a new workshop for students. The DACA/DREAMer Legislative Advocacy Workshop was held in the Student Lounge and lasted from noon to 1:30pm. Hosted by Russel Castaneda-Calleros, Dr. Juana Mora, and RHC alumni Angel Garcia, the group taught tips and tricks on ways to advocate...

The Waffle Knight Episode 2

Diego Crespo & Jacob Knight

May 3, 2017


Filed under KRHC RADIO

Diego and Jacob discuss the initial reactions and review to Marvel Netflix's Iron Fist....

Student Spotlight: Crystian Mendoza

Student Spotlight: Crystian Mendoza

Nicole Garcia, Staff Writer

April 25, 2017


Filed under Lifestyles

“What I aspire to be is a journalist somewhat like American journalist Edward Snowden. I feel like journalism is getting out important information.” said Mendoza.

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Spotlight: Broadcast News

Spotlight: Broadcast News

Ashley Lopez, Staff Writer

April 25, 2017


Filed under Lifestyles

The number one quality to have in any demanding career field is experience. A career in broadcast is no exception, which is why it is important to start now.  The Rio Hondo broadcast program makes it possible to gain experience before moving on to the next step.    Students who intend on pursuing a career in...

RHC Wins At State Journalism Conference

RHC Wins At State Journalism Conference

Zackary Mejia, Managing Editor

April 10, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories

It was a triumphant spring break weekend for El Paisano Newspaper editors, staff, and members of the Journalism Communications and Public Relations (JCPR) club after winning over a dozen awards from the Journalism Association of Community Colleges’ statewide conference. While attending the three-day...

Ex-LA County Sheriff Lee Baca Convicted

Ex-LA County Sheriff Lee Baca Convicted

Danielle Anzures, Staff Writer

March 21, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories

Former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca was found guilty March 15 on obstructing a federal investigation into corruption within county jails and lying to cover up the interference as reported by the Los Angeles Times. The verdict, that jurors reached on their second day of deliberations, leaves a ...

Jose Antonio Vargas Holds Exclusive Q&A with Rio Hondo Faculty

November 17, 2016


Filed under KRHC VIDEO

Immigration activist Jose Antonio Vargas discussed how faculty at Rio Hondo can help ensure a safe learning environment regardless of student citizenship status....

El Paisano Staff Competes at JACC

El Paisano Staff Competes at JACC

Jake Laurell, Staff Writer

November 2, 2016


Filed under Top Stories

Journalism Association of Community Colleges (JACC) hosted at Cerritos College, was held last Saturday, October 29 for student attending community colleges in southern California. The competition had five on-the-spot writing contests and featured workshops with experienced journalists. The workshops...

Farewell John Francis

Diego Crespo, Opinion Editor

May 24, 2016


Filed under News

Since its inception, Rio Hondo College has seen students come and go, making an impact in their lives and forever shaping their future. Few students have had their adult lives guided by the school like Professor John Francis. The 20th student to enroll in Rio Hondo, Francis has spent 50 years of h...

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