News

Halloween Roundup: GCC Gets Festive

Halloween Roundup: GCC Gets Festive

Carolina Diaz, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

Halloween, every little kid’s favorite holiday and some parent’s worst nightmare. With last minute costume ideas and bags of candy ready, everyone was getting ready to have fun Oct. 31. Halloween ...

Honoring the Dead, Mexican-Style, at GCC

Honoring the Dead, Mexican-Style, at GCC

Carolina Diaz, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

In Mexican culture, Dia de Los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is a crucial day meant to honor those who have passed away. The celebration is a happy occasion. “In small towns, it is typical to drop pe...

Brewing a Brand: ‘Lager than Life’

Brewing a Brand: ‘Lager than Life’

Ken Allard, Editor-in-Chief

November 8, 2017

The Business Lecture Series event held on Nov. 2, called “Brewing a Dream,” featured two of the brightest local small business owners in the game of craft beer. Adam Hiner, co-founder of Boochcraft...

‘Celling It’: When Hard Work Pays Off

‘Celling It’: When Hard Work Pays Off

Ken Allard and Catalina Juarez

November 8, 2017

This past month, students from the Biology 298 class, instructed by Dr. Shelley Thai, participated in a conference known as the Southern California American Society for Microbiology, or SCASM. One student, Andreh ...

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Sports

Vaqueros Survive Clash With Cougars

Vaqueros Survive Clash With Cougars

Ken Allard, Editor-in-Chief

November 8, 2017

Glendale running back Pileak Sun took a handoff midway through the fourth quarter, bounced outside towards the sideline, and put his shoulder down into a Los Angeles Southwest College defender, blasting him ...

Vaqueros Victorious

Ricky Nuño, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

The Glendale Community College Vaqueros (4-8-3 record) played Bakersfield College (1-10-4) in a game where GCC had control almost all game with a 4-1 victory. The Vaqueros have been able to capture a cou...

Santa Ana Drops Glendale 45-16

Santa Ana Drops Glendale 45-16

Ken Allard, Editor-in-Chief

October 15, 2017

The devil is in the details. A step too late. A throw too high. A penalty too costly. A breakdown too untimely. The season for Glendale Community College (0-6 overall, 0-2 in conference) can be s...

It’s a Nail-Bitting Loss for Glendale

It’s a Nail-Bitting Loss for Glendale

Ricky Nuño, Staff Writer

October 12, 2017

Glendale Community College men’s soccer team (1-7-2) took on Santa Monica (7-1-2). Glendale College has had their recent struggles this season, many which come on offense. Glendale had a record last ...

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Features

How Military Leadership Shapes Success

How Military Leadership Shapes Success

Malcolm Mardling, Contributing Writer

November 8, 2017

This Veteran’s Day, El Vaquero seeks to honor veterans who are current and former GCC students. We caught up with Jesse Petrilla, who attended Glendal...

So. Cal Dream House: Spanish Colonial Revival

So. Cal Dream House: Spanish Colonial Revival

Marian Sahakyan, Features Editor

November 8, 2017

Neighboring So. Cal cities Glendale and Pasadena both boast lovely Spanish colonial masterpieces. One home just went on the market in Pasadena, Calif, and is...

Start Thinking On Your Career

Start Thinking On Your Career

Marian Sahakyan, Features Editor

November 8, 2017

Glendale Community College’s journalism department will hold a first of its kind event, on Thursday, Nov. 16 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the GCC Audit...

Safety, There’s An App For That

Safety, There’s An App For That

Elena Jacobson, Contributing Writer

November 8, 2017

It seems as though a new disaster is happening every week, which leads to more than just a little anxiety about safety. Luckily, there’s an app for th...

The Untold Story of Latino-Americans

The Untold Story of Latino-Americans

Ellis Valdescona, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

The provocative 2012 documentary film “Harvest of Empire” was featured at Glendale Community College this semester to open students’ eyes to injus...

From Print to Digital: The Changing Landscape

From Print to Digital: The Changing Landscape

Marian Sahakyan, Features Editor

November 8, 2017

Ever wonder about the evolution of media? Or journalism? Have you thought about who can claim to be a card-carrying member of the press? Many in the media ha...

Chasing Dreams: Racing to the Finish Line

Chasing Dreams: Racing to the Finish Line

Alex Leon, Contributing Writer

November 8, 2017

The cross country and track and field office at Glendale College is a shrine to the past and a reminder to current student-athletes of what the expectati...

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