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RHC Staff Holiday Luncheon

RHC Staff Holiday Luncheon

Noah Garcia, Reporter

December 3, 2018

The Rio Hondo College Faculty Association and President’s office hosted the All Staff Holiday Luncheon “la Posada” at the Rio Campus Inn, where they treated the hard working RHC staff to lunch, prizes and entertainment, Thursday November 29.

Disneyland After Hour Events

Danielle Anzures, Staff Writer

November 28, 2018

Two Special Events Coming Soon If you can’t get enough of Disneyland, then mark your calendars because the famous theme park is bringing two after hour events to the happiest place on earth. Both events will be coming in 2019 with promises of fun for attendees. The first will be a repeat of the 20...

First Generation Event at Rio Hondo

Anamaria Aparicio, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018

Booths and Activities for First Generation Students A First Generation event took place on November 7th, 2018, at Rio Hondo in the lower quad area. These events were for all the first generation students at Rio Hondo who have had trouble applying and navigating their way through college. Talani Sol...

Where to Spend Your Labor Day Weekend

Vincent Porras

August 31, 2018

Labor Day, also known as that one holiday that lets your fun, carefree lifestyle spillover into Monday guilt-free (ah yes, that one!) is coming. Are you one of the millions of planners who decided last minute on who and where you'll be spending Labor Day weekend with? Or did the holiday creep up on...

Taste of Soul celebrates 10th anniversary

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti entertains the crowd at the 2015 Taste of Soul. (photo courtesy of Taste of Soul)

Armand Santos, Senior Staff Writer

October 23, 2015

The Taste of Soul Family Festival turned 10 this year. This is the largest festival in Los Angeles, with crowds approaching 400,000 for the single-day event. Crenshaw Blvd. was closed to vehicular traffic between Stocker St. and Rodeo Rd. Oct. 17 for the event. Boasting four full stages,  h...

Rio Hondo College hosts inaugural Adult Re-Entry Career Success Conference

Mark Doyle, Rio Hondo College Logistics Management student, requests transfer information from Imelda Rangel of Azusa Pacific University. (Armand Santos / El Paisano)

Armand Santos, Senior Staff Writer

October 14, 2015

The Center for Career and Re-Entry Services at Rio Hondo College kicked-off its First Annual Adult Re-Entry Career Success Conference on Oct. 18 in the lower quad. Conference participants were welcomed by Theresa Dreyfus, Rio Hondo College President/Superintendent, Henry Gee, Vice President of Student...

Rio Hondo College Hosts Educational Forum in East Whittier

Rio Hondo College Hosts Educational Forum in East Whittier

Armand Santos, Staff Writer

May 13, 2015

Rio Hondo College concluded its 2014-2015 Educational Forum series on April 23 from 6 to 8  p.m. at East Whittier Middle School. The MC for the evening was Russell Castaneda-Calleros, Director of Government and Community Relations at RHC. Castaneda-Calleros welcomed the community and announced there...

River Deep focuses spotlight on student filmmakers

River Deep focuses spotlight on student filmmakers

Armand Santos, Staff Writer

May 13, 2015

Rio Hondo College focused the spotlight on aspiring student filmmakers with its 5th Annual River Deep Student Film Festival, a joint collaboration between the Division of Communications and Languages and the Division of Arts and Cultural Programs. The festival is the brainchild of professors Tom Callinan...

Two former Rio Hondo Deans head African American Summit

Two former Rio Hondo Deans head African American Summit

Armand Santos, staff writer

March 16, 2015

Close to six hundred college administrators, educators, and students came together March 5th and 6th at the Los Angeles Airport Westin Hotel for the 8th annual African American Male Educational Network and Development (A²MEND) Summit. The theme for this year’s summit was "From Plan to Action: Examining...

Campus clubs and Student Services unite for “DiscoveRio”

Campus clubs and Student Services unite for

Armand Santos, Staff Writer

March 2, 2015

DiscoveRio is a joint effort between the Rio Hondo College (RHC) departments of Student Life and Leadership and Student Affairs that combines "Club Rush" and "Student Services Fair". It is a two-day event that showcases the on campus clubs that students can become involved in and the various on campus...

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