El Vaquero Rejoins the Competition Arena at Fullerton

Jamie Gadette
El Vaquero Staff Writer

October 25, 2001

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El Vaquero received three awards, including first place for broadsheet design, fourth place for an info-graphic, and an honorable mention for a designed advertisement at the Journalism Association of Community Colleges Southern...

Lecture Highlights Novel Approach to Learning

Tania Chatila
El Vaquero Staff Writer

October 25, 2001

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This year's Distinguished Faculty Award winner Dr. Mark Maier, professor of economics, gave a presentation billed as "Are You Smarter than a Monkey?" Oct. 18 at Krieder Hall in which he combined a theory of stock market investing...

Instructor Support, Confidence Essential to ESL Students

Michael Konigsberg
El Vaquero Staff Writer

October 25, 2001

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ESL instructor Joanne Stevens knows the importance of her job as a teacher of international students. When she was a registered nurse, one of her patients had attempted suicide rather than further endure the dishonor of failing...

Fire, Police Departments Calm Community’s Anthrax Fears

HELEN GALVIN
El Vaquero Staff Writer

October 25, 2001

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As the country fell victim to the anthrax scare, Glendale citizens could take comfort in the security preparations the city has well in place. On Oct. 15, the Glendale Police Department received telephone calls almost hourly re...

State’s Electricity Deregulation, Energy Crisis Debated at Lecture

Ani Asatryan
El Vaquero Staff Writer

October 25, 2001

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Three Glendale Community College economics professors were featured in the forum "Power Play: California Consumers are Zapped Again" Thursday at Kreider Hall as a part of the Humanities/Social Science Lecture Series. Discussing th...

OSCAR CONTEST WINNERS

March 29, 2001

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Congratulations to the winner of our first Oscar Contest, Vern Jensen, and to our second place winner, Narineh Ibranossian. Both did an outstanding job of predicting the winners of the 73rd Annual Academy Awards.

CONTEST: BE A WINNER ON OSCAR NIGHT

March 1, 2001

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Win gift certificates and prizes from: The Student Bookstore Campus cafeteria Great Grille and Kebob Campus computer centers ...and Much More This Contest is open to GCC students only. Deadline to enter Friday, March 23. I...

Lecturer Extolls Black Activist

Eric Adams

February 15, 2001

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"Paul Robeson and His Legacy" is the title of a lecture to be delivered on campus Thursday by Dr. Lamont Yeakey, associate professor of history at Cal State L.A. Robeson was a towering figure in American and black history wh...

The Long Journey from African to African American

Sommere Hawkins

February 15, 2001

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Since the arrival of Africans on American soil, there have been a series of floating labels to describe them. They went from "African," to "Negro," then to "colored," back to "Negro," onward to "Afro-American," landing on "black,"...

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