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Farewell to Executive Dean of Counseling, Dr. Mike Munoz

Farewell to Executive Dean of Counseling, Dr. Mike Munoz

Olivia Venegas, Opinion and Lifestyles Editor

May 22, 2018


Filed under News

Dr. Mike Munoz, Executive Dean of Counseling and Student services said farewell to Rio Hondo College May 10. Munoz is leaving Rio Hondo after 11 years to become Long Beach City College’s new Vice President of Student Support Services. “This opportunity was a professional growth opportunity and...

Signing Event Held for Graduating Rio Hondo Volleyball Members

Signing Event Held for Graduating Rio Hondo Volleyball Members

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

May 17, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

A signing event took place Thursday, May 17 in the Rio Hondo pool area for Lady Roadrunner volleyball members who will be moving on from the college. Michell Chavez, Sara Harding, Michelle Hawkins, Madison Mader,  Natalie Magallon, Victoria Martinez and Bree Newton were the Ladies recognized for their...

An Evening of Dance: A Repertory Concert at Rio Hondo

An Evening of Dance: A Repertory Concert at Rio Hondo

Michael Khuraibet, Digital Editor-in-Chief

May 12, 2018


Filed under A&E

The Rio Hondo College Dance Program hosted An Evening of Dance: A Repertory Concert on Thursday and Friday. Under the direction of Dr. Alyson Cartagena, the dance program is designed to "further the skills of both the dancer and non-dancer..." Students performed from the modern dance classes and dance ...

Samba Entertainment & More

Samba Entertainment & More

Cesar E. Gonzalez, Staff Reporter

April 5, 2018


Filed under A&E, Journalism Club and Public Relations, Lifestyles

Samba Capoeira Performers Share Their Musical Culture during RioPalooza By: Cesar E. Gonzalez         Wednesday, March 21- Rio Hondo College was able to have a live performance by “Samba And More Entertainment.” The performers specialized in Afro-Brazilian style music called Samba Cap...

Student Leadership at Rio Hondo College Shows off for Women’s History Month

Cesar E. Gonzalez, Reporter

March 21, 2018


Filed under News, People Speak, Top Stories

Thursday March 15th, the student leadership institution gathered in the mid-quad to set up their display called “Women & Sustainability with Alternative Energy Solutions.” The purpose of this event was to send awareness of the different women in history who helped shape America even through different...

Senior Preview Day At RHC

Senior Preview Day At RHC

Cesar Gonzalez, Reporter

March 12, 2018


Filed under News

          Advocacy Week, which began on March 6 and ended on the 8, is a time for those with a cause to stand up and speak on it. Among those groups at Rio Hondo were the DREAMers, WOMXN’S, and the LGBTQ organizations that were given the platform of a three day course to talk about the r...

Think PINK: Meet Michael Medrano

Think PINK: Meet Michael Medrano

Autumn Lewis, Reporter

October 11, 2017


Filed under Lifestyles, Top Stories

“Men can’t wear pink.” Pink has been a color attributed to mainly femininity for a very long time. If a guy wears pink, there is usually a negative stigma surrounding it. 20-year old Theater major and avid pink-wearer Michael Medrano is no exception to this. When asked what people think...

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...

Ensembling Emotion

Ensembling Emotion

Pete Escobar, Arts & Entertainment

May 16, 2017


Filed under A&E

The performances were all equally powerful and refreshingly unique. -Pete Escobar

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