Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Carry The Load is a non-profit organization that strives to help those who have served in the military. They hope to honor Veterans by educating and hosting events in which people can donate.

A Message From Rio Hondo College Honoring Veterans Day

Clarissa Martinez, Digital Associate Editor November 11, 2020

A Message from Mike Garabedian (Dean, Library and Instructional Support at Rio Hondo College): Dear Colleagues, On behalf of Río Hondo College Library, with gratitude and reverence, today we remember the armistice that concluded World War I—'the war to end all wars'—was signed 102 years ago,...

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The Wall of Courage highlights those that have made the ultimate sacrifice.

Veteran’s Week at Rio Hondo College

Zachary Mejia , Political Correspondent November 15, 2016

Rio Hondo College is celebrating Veterans Day with a week full of activities in the lower quad, adjacent to the Veteran Memorial from Nov. 7-10. The four day event is scheduled to have an array of activities, including a twenty-two push challenge that aims to promote awareness to veteran suicide, a free...

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Helen and Buddy, played by Justine Gonzales and Jose Barajas, announce their wedding after the end of WWII in Women and War. (Noah Cervantes/El Paisano)

‘Women and War’ brings forth heartfelt emotions

Noah Cervantes, Staff Writer November 16, 2015

Rio Hondo featured a new one act play entitled "Women and War" on Nov. 11 and 12 at the Campus Inn Theater in part of the Veteran's Week celebrations held on campus. Written by Jack Hilton Cunningham and directed by Gabriel Carrasco, "Women and War's" main focus of the play was to portray the different...

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Rio Hondo celebrates Veterans Day with food and drinks

Noah Cervantes, Staff Writer November 12, 2015

Rio Hondo continued its six-year-long tradition of hosting a Veterans Day Celebration on Nov. 11 in the Lower Quad. The Veterans Club which has been at Rio since 2007 gave out 250 free hot dogs, chips and drinks to students who were interested. The event also included a large “Wall of Heroes”...

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A Color Guard  presented colors before the opening act of the Veterans Comedy Night on Nov. 4 in the Wray Theater.  (Noah Cervantes/El Paisano)

Veteran’s Club provides laughs for a good cause

Noah Cervantes, Staff Writer November 8, 2015

The Rio Hondo Veteran’s Club hosted its annual comedy show on Nov. 4 in the Wray Theatre at 7 p.m. The proceeds were partially meant to create 100 food baskets for veterans in need during Thanksgiving. The show was hosted by established comedian Benny Mena and after a presentation of colors,...

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