• It’s a Draw For the Vaqs Against East L.A.

    It’s a Draw For the Vaqs Against East L.A.

    Ken Allard, Editor-in-Chief

    September 21, 2017

    Glendale College men’s soccer team’s Sept. 19 bout against East Los Angeles College ended in a 2-2 draw. The undefeated Huskies came into Sartoris Field on a hot streak, averaging just over three goals per game across the early portion of the season. Coach Laura Matsumoto’s team was unfazed. ...

    Freshman midfielder Loai Ibrahim breezes by two East Los Angeles defenders in the second half.

    Ken Allard

  • DACA Controversy

    DACA Controversy

    Vee Lin, Staff Writer

    September 19, 2017

    Glendale Community College students and faculty members organized Sept. 5 to protest President Donald Trump's recent announcements in favor of ending Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. This Obama-era executive order shielded young undocumented immigrants from deportation. “...

    Glendale Community College students and faculty members gather in the school's central quad to protest Donald Trump's decision to end DACA.

    Ken Allard

  • Dr. Viar’s Vision

    Dr. Viar’s Vision

    Catalina Juarez, Staff Writer

    September 19, 2017

      It is no secret that Glendale Community College is currently undergoing multiple renovations across various facilities. Dr. David Viar, the president/superintendent of the college, discussed the importance of the renovations and how it will impact students. GCC was granted $375 million for a 10 to 12 ...

    President Dr. Viar cannot help but smile as he talks about his future plans for GCC.

    Victoria Gutierez

  • Finding Home: How Studying Abroad Changed My Life

    Finding Home: How Studying Abroad Changed My Life

    Marian Sahakyan, Features Editor

    September 19, 2017

    It was a little past midnight. My friends and I were walking down the street in our quaint little neighborhood for a last minute store pickup, talking about how unreal it feels that the months of planning and anticipation have come and gone and at last. We are here. It was the beginning to so many different t...

    The Royal Palace of Madrid is one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.

    Marian Sahakyan

  • When Race and Politics Converge

    When Race and Politics Converge

    Rachel Valasquez, News Editor

    September 19, 2017

    “I have to think about what I should wear when I come to campus on a Saturday,” Dr. Troy Davis, division chair of Student Services at Glendale Community College, told an audience earlier this month, describing the precautions he has needed to take to prevent profiling. Davis, who is African-American,...

    Hundreds of protesters gathered on the streets of downtown Los Angeles to protest Donald Trump's decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.

    Rachel Valasquez

News

DACA Controversy

DACA Controversy

Vee Lin, Staff Writer

Glendale Community College students and faculty members organized Sept. 5 to protest President Donald Trump's recent announcements in favor of ending Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) progr...

September 19, 2017

When Race and Politics Converge

When Race and Politics Converge

Rachel Valasquez, News Editor

“I have to think about what I should wear when I come to campus on a Saturday,” Dr. Troy Davis, division chair of Student Services at Glendale Community College, told an audience earlier this month,...

September 19, 2017

GCC Library Gets a Grand Makeover

GCC Library Gets a Grand Makeover

Carolina Diaz and Marian Sahakyan

Glendale Community College’s library got a $480,000 renovation, with the main floor of the library, housed on the third floor, finished just in time for the fall semester. The work took place over the co...

September 19, 2017

Commemorating Glendale’s 90th Anniversary

Commemorating Glendale’s 90th Anniversary

Ken Allard, Editor-in-Chief

Founded in 1927, Glendale Community College will be celebrating its 90th anniversary later this month. To commemorate the special event, the Glendale College Foundation (GCF) is hosting a fundraising event to give back to students on Saturday, Sep...

September 19, 2017

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Sports

It’s a Draw For the Vaqs Against East L.A.

It’s a Draw For the Vaqs Against East L.A.

Ken Allard, Editor-in-Chief

Glendale College men’s soccer team’s Sept. 19 bout against East Los Angeles College ended in a 2-2 draw. The undefeated Huskies came into Sartoris Field on a hot streak, averaging just over three go...

September 21, 2017

Southwestern Rolls Glendale College

Southwestern Rolls Glendale College

Ricky Nuño, Staff Writer

Glendale College (0-2) dropped their second straight game of the season in a blowout loss to Southwestern College (1-1), 49-7. It was a game where it seemed like everything that could go wrong for the Vaq...

September 19, 2017

Star of Two Sports

Star of Two Sports

Ricardo Nuno, Staff Writer

He was 10 years old when he had to leave his friends and family behind to start a new life, make new friends, learn a new language and be the new kid in school. And that was  just the start for track...

June 1, 2017

GCC Alumn Lands Spot in Mexican Minor League

GCC Alumn Lands Spot in Mexican Minor League

Johnny Ruiz, Staff Writer

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 ...

May 18, 2017

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Features

Dr. Viar’s Vision

Dr. Viar’s Vision

Catalina Juarez, Staff Writer

  It is no secret that Glendale Community College is currently undergoing multiple renovations across various facilities. Dr. David Viar, the president/s...

September 19, 2017

Finding Home: How Studying Abroad Changed My Life

Finding Home: How Studying Abroad Changed My Life

Marian Sahakyan, Features Editor

It was a little past midnight. My friends and I were walking down the street in our quaint little neighborhood for a last minute store pickup, talking ab...

September 19, 2017

Laura Matsumoto Recognized For Commitment to Excellence

Laura Matsumoto Recognized For Commitment to Excellence

Ken Allard, Editor-in-Chief

The heralded William L. Parker Award plaque located in the Administration building has a new name inscribed. Glendale Community College men’s soccer coach an...

September 13, 2017

Aviation and Space Club Hangs at the Hangar

Aviation and Space Club Hangs at the Hangar

Ken Allard, Staff Writer

The cramped single-engine propeller plane shuddered in the hot San Fernando Valley winds as we made our approach toward the runway. “It’s a ...

June 1, 2017

Glendale Community College Then and Now Photos

Glendale Community College Then and Now Photos

Johnny Ruiz, Writer

Glendale Community College was founded in 1927 and is celebrating its 90th birthday this year. The school was created to meet the educational needs of...

June 1, 2017

Drag Divas Dominate Downtown LA

Drag Divas Dominate Downtown LA

Melody Shahsavarani, Editor-in-Chief

Fans from all over shed tears, dressed as their favorite queens and represented a safe zone in a time of prejudice and scrutiny. With over 40,000 attendees,...

May 4, 2017

Don’t You Forget About Breakfast Get free eats at the ‘Breakfast Club’

Don’t You Forget About Breakfast Get free eats at the ‘Breakfast Club’

Carolina Diaz, Staff Writer

They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and Glendale College has the solution for students who skip it. The “Breakfast Club” progr...

May 4, 2017

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