GCC Alumn Lands Spot in Mexican Minor League

GCC Alumn Lands Spot in Mexican Minor League

Johnny Ruiz, Staff Writer
May 18, 2017
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

From the moment Angel Rodriguez, 23, stepped onto Stengel Field, he knew where he wanted his life to take him. Baseball is his passion and like every baseball player who has ever played the ultimate goal is making it to the big leagues. After getting his start at GCC, Rodriguez played at CSUN, got a fe...

GCC Seeks to Empower Immigration Students

GCC Seeks to Empower Immigration Students

Johnny Ruiz & Alex LaFosta
May 4, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories

A program started this semester, the Dream Resource Center, is a place where undocumented immigrants can seek help and guidance on campus. The club Voices Organizing Immigrant Communities for Educational Success (V.O.I.C.E.S) kickstarted the initiative. “What we’re trying to do is create a safe ...

Festival of 10-Minute Plays Opens at GCC

Festival of 10-Minute Plays Opens at GCC

Alex LaFosta
April 25, 2017
Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News, Top Stories

Prefer your theater in a bite-sized portion? GCC is putting on a festival of short, edgy, shocking and pretty-darn funny plays. All of the plays from the 2017 10 Minute Play Festival were written in Jeanette Farhr’s fall 2016 TA 155 playwriting class. “It’s a really interesting format,” says Jeremiah Munsey,...

Mayor to Speak at GCC for Women’s History Month

Mayor to Speak at GCC for Women’s History Month

Carolina Diaz, Staff Writer
March 23, 2017
Filed under Features

Glendale College has set a month-long series of events for the 30th anniversary of Women’s History Month, including a session with Glendale’s mayor. “Women’s history is United States history,” said Michelle Stonis, history professor and one of the curators of the events. “It is important ...

Ask Aggie: Involvement at GCC Makes a Difference

Agnessa Kasumyan, Staff Writer
January 25, 2017
Filed under Column, Opinion

Dragging my feet up the steps of campus on my first day of post-prison (high school) education, my feet were weighed down with dread and reluctance. I looked at the teal railings in distaste, dubbing the chips in the bland paint as signs that the next two years at GCC would chip away at my sanity. M...

GCC Wins at Conference

GCC Wins at Conference

El Vaquero Staff
November 14, 2016
Filed under News, Top Stories

Representatives from Southern California’s community college journalism programs met last weekend for an annual conference dedicated to reporting workshops and intercollegiate competition. Glendale’s El Vaquero and Insider staffs performed very well, winning 9 awards at the Journalism Association o...

GCC Alumni Performs Stand-Up in Hollywood

GCC Alumni Performs Stand-Up in Hollywood

Diane Roxas, Staff Writer
October 12, 2016
Filed under Features

“I’m not racist, I’m just racy” is the tagline of Graig Agop, a GCC alumni who is making his way as a stand-up comedian in Los Angeles.   “People ask me if anyone gets offended at my show,” Agop said. “I tell them everyone gets offended at my shows. But I am trying to be a little less ho...

GCC Hosts TECHNOLOchicas

GCC Hosts TECHNOLOchicas

Breanna Hamilton, Staff Writer
October 12, 2016
Filed under Features

What if there were more women in technology? Glendale College’s Aspire, Initiate and Master program hosted Latina Power in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) conference on Oct. 1. Over 300 middle school and high school Latina attendees were introduced to activities, TECHNOLOchica...

New ASGCC President is Man with a Plan

New ASGCC President is Man with a Plan

Sheron Page, Staff writer
September 15, 2016
Filed under News

Emin Azarian, 27, newly elected president of the Associated Students of Glendale Community College (ASGCC), lives by the quote “life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to experience.” He began his journey at GCC two years ago as a political science major, finding interest in honing leadership...

ASGCC Seeks New Faces for Campus Leadership

ASGCC Seeks New Faces for Campus Leadership

Nancy Villalobos
October 22, 2015
Filed under News

The Associated Students of Glendale Community College hosted an Open House on Oct. 19 in the Student Center to attract some new prospects for student government as election time is coming up on Nov. 19 and 20. Music, a pizza buffet, along with tours of the offices and a brief overview of the application...

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